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Diagnostic accuracy of magnetic resonance enterography and small bowel ultrasound for the extent and activity of newly diagnosed and relapsed Crohn's disease (METRIC): a multicentre trial

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Background

Magnetic resonance enterography (MRE) and ultrasound are used to image Crohn’s disease, but their comparative accuracy for assessing disease extent and activity is not known with certainty. Therefore, we did a multicentre trial to address this issue.

Methods

We recruited patients from eight UK hospitals. Eligible patients were 16 years or older, with newly diagnosed Crohn’s disease or with established disease and suspected relapse. Consecutive patients ...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1016/S2468-1253(18)30161-4

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National Institute for Health Research More from this funder
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology Journal website
Volume:
3
Issue:
8
Pages:
548-558
Publication date:
2018-06-18
Acceptance date:
2018-04-17
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EISSN:
2468-1253
Pubs id:
pubs:858963
URN:
uri:1825bfc0-af93-4551-998c-14b0439c6970
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uuid:1825bfc0-af93-4551-998c-14b0439c6970
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pubs:858963
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