Table 1

Demographic characteristics of IBD specialists responding to survey (n=120)

IBD-specialist physiciansIBD-specialist nurses
Completed surveys (n)10020
Years of experience treating IBD patients
Number of UC patients seen monthly*
 Up to 1036%20%
Number of CD patients seen monthly*
 Up to 1019%15%
  • *Respondents seeing <10 patients per month collectively with either UC or CD, were excluded from advancing in the survey

  • CD, Crohn’s disease; IBD, inflammatory bowel disease; UC, ulcerative colitis.