Fatigue in children and adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease
Els Van de Vijver, Ann Van Gils, Nicolette Dorien Moes, Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Antwerp University Hospital, Edegem B-2650, Belgium
Laura Beckers, Department of Anesthesiology, Antwerp University Hospital, Edegem B-2650, Belgium
Yannick Van Driessche, Family Medicine, Deurne B-2100, Belgium
Patrick Ferry van Rheenen, Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen 9713 GZ, The Netherlands
Author contributions: Van de Vijver E designed research; Van de Vijver E, Van Gils A, Beckers L and Van Driessche Y performed research; Moes ND contributed new reagents or analytic tools; Van de Vijver E and Van Gils A analyzed data; Van de Vijver E and van Rheenen PF wrote the paper.
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Corresponding author: Els Van de Vijver, MD, Attending Doctor, Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Antwerp University Hospital, Wilrijkstraat 10, Edegem B-2650, Belgium. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: October 2, 2018
Peer-review started: October 2, 2018
First decision: November 7, 2018
Revised: December 16, 2018
Accepted: December 19, 2018
Article in press: December 19, 2018
Published online: February 7, 2019