• Research Blog

    These blogs are compiled by trainee paediatric gastroenterologists,  all actively involved in research into paediatric inflammatory bowel disease.  We thank Dr Tony Wiskin for organising these blogs over the last couple of years and Dr Protima Amon for taking over from him.

    • Dr Protima Amon, Barts & The Royal London Hospital (CICRA Fellow)
    • Dr Tracy Coelho, University of Southampton (CICRA Fellow)
    • Dr Fiona Cameron, University of Edinburgh (ex. CICRA Fellow)

    Links are provided to the free abstracts of each article, but full access may require a fee for those without institutional privileges.

    Many thanks to all the doctors who have produced regular blogs of interest to all those affected by Inflammatory Bowel Disease. 

    Latest Blog

    04.13.17 Specific carbohydrate diet for pediatric inflammatory bowel disease in clinical practice within an academic IBD centre

    On a few occasions, I have been asked by families in the clinic about the specific carbohydrate diet (SCD) as a treatment option in IBD. SCD was initially used to treat coeliac disease in the mid-20th century and was subsequently popularised in the 1990s. SCD excludes grains like wheat, barley, corn and rice, and uses […]

    03.01.17
    Evolution after anti-TNF discontinuation in patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A multicentre long-term follow-up study
    02.08.17
    Vedolizumab Therapy in Severe Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    12.02.16
    A Belgian study on paediatric Crohn’s disease outcomes at a three-year follow-up
    10.17.16
    Environmental Associations in Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
    09.28.16
    Is assisted reproduction technology a possible option for infertile women with inflammatory bowel disease?
    09.02.16
    Evidence that faecal transplantation is an effective treatment for ulcerative colitis
    07.13.16
    Clinical Trials in Paediatric IBD
    06.03.16
    Biologics … To continue or not after one year of treatment?
    05.06.16
    Biosimilar Drugs in Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease