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ACG Clinical Guideline: Management of Crohn’s Disease in Adults

Overview of attention for article published in American Journal of Gastroenterology, March 2018
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2 news outlets
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140 tweeters
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5 Facebook pages

Citations

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Title
ACG Clinical Guideline: Management of Crohn’s Disease in Adults
Published in
American Journal of Gastroenterology, March 2018
DOI 10.1038/ajg.2018.27
Pubmed ID
Authors

Gary R Lichtenstein, Edward V Loftus, Kim L Isaacs, Miguel D Regueiro, Lauren B Gerson, Bruce E Sands

Abstract

Crohn's disease is an idiopathic inflammatory disorder of unknown etiology with genetic, immunologic, and environmental influences. The incidence of Crohn's disease has steadily increased over the past several decades. The diagnosis and treatment of patients with Crohn's disease has evolved since the last practice guideline was published. These guidelines represent the official practice recommendations of the American College of Gastroenterology and were developed under the auspices of the Practice Parameters Committee for the management of adult patients with Crohn's disease. These guidelines are established for clinical practice with the intent of suggesting preferable approaches to particular medical problems as established by interpretation and collation of scientifically valid research, derived from extensive review of published literature. When exercising clinical judgment, health-care providers should incorporate this guideline along with patient's needs, desires, and their values in order to fully and appropriately care for patients with Crohn's disease. This guideline is intended to be flexible, not necessarily indicating the only acceptable approach, and should be distinguished from standards of care that are inflexible and rarely violated. To evaluate the level of evidence and strength of recommendations, we used the Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development, and Evaluation (GRADE) system. The Committee reviews guidelines in depth, with participation from experienced clinicians and others in related fields. The final recommendations are based on the data available at the time of the production of the document and may be updated with pertinent scientific developments at a later time.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 1 1%
Unknown 99 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Other 35 35%
Student > Master 26 26%
Unspecified 20 20%
Researcher 14 14%
Student > Postgraduate 13 13%
Other 38 38%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 86 86%
Unspecified 29 29%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 6 6%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 6 6%
Immunology and Microbiology 4 4%
Other 15 15%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 115. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 08 November 2018.
All research outputs
#109,123
of 12,145,047 outputs
Outputs from American Journal of Gastroenterology
#51
of 3,224 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#5,980
of 265,960 outputs
Outputs of similar age from American Journal of Gastroenterology
#1
of 60 outputs
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