IBD Social Netnography

Ms. Bibiana Martinez and Dr. Francis Dailey from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center present an IBD LIVE video abstract detailing their research that used social media data to examine IBD patients’ understanding of the risks and benefits associated with biologic therapies and how this affects decision-making.

The links below provide social media education, support and IBD Community interactions.

www.ccfacommunity.org - social network for IBD patients and caregivers with forums, peer education, monitored by the IBD Help Center
www.facebook.com/ccfafb - Social network for the IBD community, maintained by the Foundation and supported with content and resources by the IBD Help Center
www.ibdetermined.org - Interactive disease education and social network for IBD Patients

Current Issue Highlights


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Sandborn, William J.; Wolf, Douglas C.; Kosutic, Gordana; More

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases . 23(7):1047-1056, July 2017.


Development of a Novel Predictive Model for the Clinical Course of Crohn's Disease: Results from the CONNECT Study

Park, Yehyun; Cheon, Jae Hee; Park, Yi Lang; More

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases . 23(7):1071-1079, July 2017.


Dietary Iron and Heme Iron Consumption, Genetic Susceptibility, and Risk of Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

Khalili, Hamed; de Silva, Punyanganie S.; Ananthakrishnan, Ashwin N.; More

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases . 23(7):1088-1095, July 2017.



RNA-seq Reveals Transcriptomic Differences in Inflamed and Noninflamed Intestinal Mucosa of Crohn's Disease Patients Compared with Normal Mucosa of Healthy Controls

Hong, Sung Noh; Joung, Je-Gun; Bae, Joon Seol; More

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases . 23(7):1098-1108, July 2017.


Evaluation of the Quality of Semen and Sexual Function in Men with Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Valer, Paz; Algaba, Alicia; Santos, Daniel; More

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases . 23(7):1144-1153, July 2017.