General perioperative management

Surgery can be safely performed in patients with IBDs when there is appropriate careful preoperative planning, appropriate replacement/substitution therapy, and multidisciplinary team management. C

We recommend that patients with IBDs be managed perioperatively in collaboration with a haematologist, preferably in dedicated centres with expertise in coagulation disorders. 1C

We suggest preoperative haemostatic correction in patients with IBDs depending on the type of surgery. 2C