The average cost of inflammatory bowel disease care neared $16,000 per patient in 2019

LAS VEGAS — The cost associated with treating inflammatory bowel disease “significantly increased” from 2009 to 2019 and was largely attributed to the annual cost of biologics, a presenter reported at the Crohn’s & Colitis Congress.
“We know that IBD requires a large amount of health care resources to care for these individuals,” Stephanie Coward, PhD, research manager and IBD unit epidemiologist at the University of Calgary, told Healio. “We aimed to quantify the direct care costs that are attributed to the health care of people with IBD; what

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