Table 2

Clinical and biochemical parameters at baseline, weeks 8, 16 and 26

ParameterNBaselineNWeek
8
P valueNWeek
16
P valueNWeek
26
P value
CRP1023.5
(1.0–9.3)
493.0
(1.0–6.0)
0.02 402.5
(1.0–7.5)
0.5664263.0
(1.0–9.3)
0.8565
FCAL59610
(333–1100)
26369
(130-644)
0.137519102
(54-674)
0.375517188
(86-767)
0.2676
Hb103128±1653130±17 0.0006 49129±140.086128125±220.2766
Platelets103332±10753307±94 0.0326 47315±101 0.0346 29336±1130.8096
Albumin10037.7±5.55140.0±4.9 <0.0001 4639.7±4.8 0.0024 2840.1±4.30.4001
  • Bold denotes statistical significance.

  • CRP, C reactive protein; FCAL, faecal calprotectin; Hb, haemoglobin; SCCAI, Simple Clinical Colitis Activity Index.