Philipp Zwickel
University Hospital Heidelberg
Publications 3
Published on Apr 1, 2016in Medicine1.87
Annika Gauss7
Estimated H-index: 7
Thomas Geib1
Estimated H-index: 1
+ 5 AuthorsLukas Klute1
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To formulate therapy goals, we aimed to define the relationship between fecal calprotectin and health-related quality of life in inflammatory bowel diseases (IBDs). This retrospective single-center cross-sectional study included ambulatory IBD patients who had completed standardized questionnaires comprising items of health-related quality of life (Short Inflammatory Bowel Disease Questionnaire) and clinical disease activity scores, and who had provided stool samples for calprotectin determinati...
Published on Mar 21, 2015in World Journal of Gastroenterology3.41
Enayatullah Baki1
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Philipp Zwickel2
Estimated H-index: 2
+ 4 AuthorsAnnika Gauss7
Estimated H-index: 7
AIM: To evaluate the outcome of anti-tumor necrosis factor alpha (anti-TNFα) therapy in outpatients with ulcerative colitis at a tertiary referral center. METHODS: All patients with a confirmed diagnosis of ulcerative colitis undergoing therapy with infliximab and/or adalimumab at the outpatient clinic for inflammatory bowel diseases at the University Hospital Heidelberg between January 2011 and February 2014 were retrospectively enrolled. Patients with a follow-up period of less than 6 mo from ...
Published on Dec 1, 2014in Journal of Medical Case Reports
Christian Rupp14
Estimated H-index: 14
(University Hospital Heidelberg),
Esther Herpel28
Estimated H-index: 28
(University Hospital Heidelberg)
+ 6 AuthorsAnnika Gauss7
Estimated H-index: 7
(University Hospital Heidelberg)
Introduction Pouchitis often occurs after proctocolectomy and ileal pouch-anal anastomosis for ulcerative colitis. It is usually deemed idiopathic and commonly responds to antibacterial therapy. To date, only a few cases of cytomegalovirus pouchitis have been documented, and only a single report describes pouchitis in a case of assumed primary cytomegalovirus infection.