Trends in Laboratory Medicine

  • Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Antiepileptic Drugs January 7, 2022
    Special report from Sheng Feng, Ph.D., Assistant Professor at Baylor College of Medicine, Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center. Houston, TX and Nguyen Nguyen, Ph.D., Clinical Chemist & Safety Officer at Baylor Scott and White Medical Center – Temple, TX
  • The role of intraoperative parathyroid hormone measurement: An unusual case of supernumerary parathyroid adenoma December 14, 2021
    Parathyroid hormone (PTH), which is secreted from parathyroid glands and controls blood calcium and phosphorus, have been usually used to monitor hyperparathyroidism and the response to calcimimetic drugs in routine clinical practice. One unique application is intraoperative parathyroid hormone (IOPTH), which can indicate whether the overactive parathyroid glands have been successfully removed or …
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