Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, and measles vaccine in an English population, 1979-1998.
STUDY OBJECTIVE:s: To study the hospitalised incidence of Crohn's disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC) from 1979 to 1998; and to determine whether the introduction of the measles vaccination programme was associated with an increase in the young. DESIGN: Analysis of linked data on hospital admissions; a cohort analysis of the effect of the measles vaccination programme on the incidence of hospitalised CD and UC; and a comparison of these results with those from previous studies on the ass...Expand abstract
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