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  1. Interview with Dr. Hal Gunn, the Founding CEO of Qu Biologics and Developer of "Site Specific Immunomodulation" (SSI)
  2. Coordinated Patient Care and the Surgical Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  3. Interview with Dr. John Cannell of the Vitamin D Council (vitamindcouncil.org)
  4. About and Rules of This Forum
  5. Mesalamine for the Treatment of Crohn's Disease according to Dr. Marc E. Schaefer
  6. If possible, should the GI attempt to get the patient into remission prior to resection
  7. Should the ileocecal valve be reconstructed during resection?
  8. Does use of steroids in Crohn's disease increase the chance of perforation, fistulae, and/or other complications?
  9. Does prednisone utilization make the healing of fistula with medication more difficult or less likely?
  10. Vitamin B12 testing and Crohn's Disease
  11. Advice for people newly diagnosed with Crohn's Disease or Ulcerative Colitis
  12. How to differentiate between mild and severe Crohn's Disease
  13. How Doctors Detect Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  14. Go to the emergency room if you have these symptoms
  15. Should biologics such as Humira and Remicade be discontinued prior to surgery to reduce the chance of infection?
  16. How can blood test results show no active inflammation but when a colonoscopy is performed, there is active inflammation
  17. Are there any that are potentially problematic artificial ingredients and fillers for people with IBD?
  18. After resection, what factors are taken into account by a physician when deciding whether to utilize medication to maintain remission.
  19. Do any of the biologics have a lower risk of infection?
  20. Do you monitor magnesium levels in Crohn’s disease patients? If so, do you monitor only serum levels or other forms as well?