A study of 2,500 patients with inflammatory bowel disease found that almost 5% of them were hospitalized during trips abroad. The study's lead author, Kay Greveson, an IBD nurse specialist, developed a website called IBD Passport to provide resources for patients and clinicians on how to handle issues and flare-ups when traveling.
Nurse develops website to help IBD patients during travel
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