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Therapeutic Drug Monitoring | Gastrointestinal Society

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring | Gastrointestinal Society

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring. Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, includes Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. If you have IBD and are taking certain medications – called biologics – then your gastroenterologist might suggest therapeutic drug monitoring for you. Since 2001, physicians have been increasingly prescribing TNF-α inhibitor biologics, which have revolutionized the treatment of IBD and …

A Citizenship Question in Honor of Hispanic Heritage Month no.4

A Citizenship Question in Honor of Hispanic Heritage Month no.4

Today’s Citizenship question in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month Part 4: Pedro Hernandez was convicted for murder by a Texas court that systematically excluded Mexican-Americans. In 1954, the US Supreme Court required that Hernandez be re-tried by a jury whose jurors were chosen without discrimination. The Court held that the Fourteenth Amendment protects persons beyond …