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Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Volume 28 (2014), Issue 7, Pages 371-372
Position Statement

Canadian Association of Gastroenterology Position Statement Regarding the Use of Thiopurines for the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

John K Marshall,1 Anthony R Otley,2 Waqqas Afif,3 Charles N Bernstein,4 Lawrence Hookey,5 Grigorios Leontiadis,1 Remo Panaccione,6 and Brian Bressler7

1Division of Gastroenterology and Farncombe Family Digestive Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
2Division of Gastroenterology & Nutrition, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
3Division of Gastroenterology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
4Section of Gastroenterology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
5Division of Gastroenterology, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
6Division of Gastroenterology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
7Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Received 4 June 2014; Accepted 9 June 2014

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