Tag: Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Disease Or Medical Condition)

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

Inflammatory bowel disease vs irritable bowel syndrome | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] Let me introduce you to Frank. Now, for most of the last year, Frank’s digestive system, it’s just not been feeling quite right. He’s been having intermittent, although fairly frequent abdominal pain as well as irregular bowel movements. And at times he’s not able to have a bowel

Inflammatory bowel disease: Epidemiology & pathology | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Inflammatory bowel disease: Epidemiology & pathology | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] Inflammatory Bowel Disease is a group of disorders that includes both Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. Now unfortunately, the exact cause of Inflammatory Bowel Disease is not well understood. However, both types of Inflammatory Bowel Disease are the result of an inappropriate inflammatory response that results in chronic

Inflammatory bowel disease: Treatment | Gastrointestinal system diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Inflammatory bowel disease: Treatment | Gastrointestinal system diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] Inflammatory bowel disease is a chronic inflammatory disease, as its name suggests. And both types of the disease, both Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, usually last throughout one’s life after they’re diagnosed. And if they’re not properly managed, they can result in many serious or potentially even life-threatening