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Vol. 8, No. 4-5, 2008
Issue release date: October 2008
Section title: Original Paper
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Pancreatology 2008;8:520–531

Multicenter Approach to Recurrent Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis in the United States: The North American Pancreatitis Study 2 (NAPS2)

Whitcomb D.C.a, b · Yadav D.a · Adam S.a · Hawes R.H.c · Brand R.E.d · Anderson M.A.e · Money M.E.f · Banks P.A.g · Bishop M.D.h · Baillie J.i · Sherman S.j · DiSario J.k · Burton F.R.l · Gardner T.B.m · Amann S.T.n · Gelrud A.o · Lo S.L.p · DeMeo M.T.q · Steinberg W.M.r · Kochman M.L.s · Etemad B.t · Forsmark C.E.u · Elinoff B.a · Greer J.B.a · O’Connell M.a · Lamb J.a · Barmada M.M.b
Departments of aMedicine and bHuman Genetics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.; cDigestive Disease Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, S.C.; dDepartment of Medicine, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Ill.; eUniversity of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.; fWashington County Hospital, Hagerstown, Md.; gDivision of Gastroenterology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Mass.; hDivision of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Fla.; iDepartment of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C.; jDepartment of Medicine, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, Ind.; kDepartment of Medicine, University of Utah Health Science Center, Salt Lake City, Utah; lDepartment of Internal Medicine, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Mo.; mDartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, N.H.; nNorth Mississippi Medical Center, Tupelo, Miss.; oDepartment of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio; pDepartment of Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, University of California, Los Angeles, Calif.; qDepartment of Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Ill.; rWashington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.; sDepartment of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.; tDepartment of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, La., and uDepartment of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla., USA
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David C. Whitcomb, MD, PhD

UPMC Presbyterian, M2 C-Wing

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