EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY, vol.26, no.7, pp.725-732, 2014 (SCI-Expanded)
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EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
arterial stiffness, homocysteine, inflammatory bowel disease, insulin resistance, pulse wave velocity, C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, HOMEOSTASIS MODEL ASSESSMENT, ARTERIAL STIFFNESS, CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE, RISK, POPULATION, ATHEROSCLEROSIS, PATHOGENESIS, REFLECTIONS, MECHANISMS
Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated:
Objective Both ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease are forms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which is characterized by chronic, progressive inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. Recent studies have shed new light on the importance of inflammation in the pathogenesis of arterial stiffness.