Intervention Protocol

Antibiotics for induction of remission in Crohn's disease

  1. John Fardy1,*,
  2. Don MacIntosh2,
  3. Mark Borgaonkar3,
  4. Charles Gonsalves4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Functional Bowel Disorders Group

Published Online: 21 OCT 1996

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000295


How to Cite

Fardy J, MacIntosh D, Borgaonkar M, Gonsalves C. Antibiotics for induction of remission in Crohn's disease (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 1996, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD000295. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000295.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Dept. of Medicine Health Sciences Centre StJohn`s, CA-Newfoundland, Canada

  2. 2

    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

  3. 3

    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Department of Medicine, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada

  4. 4

    One Med Place, North York, Ontario, Canada

*John Fardy, Dept. of Medicine Health Sciences Centre StJohn`s, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John`s Centre, CA-Newfoundland, AIB 3V6, Canada. jfardy@mun.ca.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 21 OCT 1996

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To determine whether antibiotic therapy is effective for the induction of remission in Crohn's disease. A secondary objective was to examine side effects associated with antibiotic therapy.