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Authors

  1. Pullen, Richard L. Jr., EdD, RN
  2. Julian, Marcia K. MSN, RN

Abstract

Collectively known as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Crohn disease and ulcerative colitis affect 1.5 million Americans, according to the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America. We show you how to distinguish between these two chronic disorders and develop a care plan for your patients.