Management of Moderate to Severe Ulcerative Colitis

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

January 13, 2020

Document Type


External Publication Status


Country of Publication


Document Objectives

Address the medical management of adult outpatients with moderate to severe Ulcerative Colitis as well as the medical management of adult hospitalized patients with acute severe ulcerative colitis.

Inclusion Criteria

Female, Male, Adult

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Hospital, Outpatient

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Management, Treatment


inflammatory bowel disease, ulcerative colitis, ulcer

Source Citation

Feuerstein JD, Isaacs KL, Schneider Y, Siddique SM, Falck-Ytter Y, Singh S, on behalf of the American Gastroenterological Association Institute Clinical Guidelines Committee, AGA Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Management of Moderate to Severe Ulcerative Colitis, Gastroenterology (2020), doi: https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2020.01.006.

Supplemental Methodology Resources

Technical Review