Join your colleagues for an educational meeting for CE credit. Dr. Herrera will present his research on citrulline and calprotectin with emphasis on citrullne and its use in pediatric intestinal failure and how it is now being used as a monitoring marker for drug trials as well as application in other disease states. Please note that no specific drug will be promoted in the presentation.
Describe what the plasma biomarkers, specifically citrulline, represent for GI physiology
Evaluate the utility of plasma citrulline levels in pediatric intestinal failure
Discuss potential roles for the use of plasma citrulline as a monitoring tool in pediatric patients with GI disease
Clinical Pharmacy and Translational Science, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN