Crohn's Colitis Professional

Anemia Care for IBD Patients

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Dr. Jason Hou explores iron deficiency and chronic blood loss as common causes of anemia in patients with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

  • Overview

    Patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) are at a greater risk of developing anemia, a common complication that affects their quality of life and is associated with high rates of other IBD-related complications.

    Host Laura Wingate, Vice President of Education, Support and Advocacy for the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, chats with Dr. Jason Hou, Assistant Professor of Gastroenterology at Baylor College of Medicine about gaps in the importance of anemia management, diagnostics, and awareness for patients with IBD that continue to exist among healthcare providers.

  • Publication Date

    Release Date: 02/27/2017

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