Intervention Protocol

Rectal corticosteroids for induction of remission in ulcerative colitis

  1. John K Marshall1,*,
  2. E Jan Irvine2,
  3. A Hillary Steinhart3,
  4. Marroon Thabane1

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

Published Online: 20 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004119


How to Cite

Marshall JK, Irvine EJ, Steinhart AH, Thabane M. Rectal corticosteroids for induction of remission in ulcerative colitis (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2003, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD004119. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004119.

Author Information

  1. 1

    McMaster University, Division of Gastroenterology, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    St. Michael's Hospital, Room 16-052 Cardinal Carter Wing, Toronto, ON, Canada

  3. 3

    University of Toronto, Department of Medicine, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

*John K Marshall, Division of Gastroenterology, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street HSC 4W8, Hamilton, Ontario, L8N 3Z5, Canada. marshllj@mcmaster.ca.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 20 JAN 2003

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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 evaluate the efficacy of rectal corticosteroids in the treatment of acute ulcerative colitis.