Recommendation ID

Further research is recommended on clinical outcomes associated with using the ELISA kits (LISA-TRACKER, IDKmonitor and Promonitor) to monitor TNF-alpha-inhibitor levels and antibodies to a TNF-alpha inhibitor in people with Crohn's disease whose disease responds to treatment with TNF-alpha inhibitors. This should be evaluated using prospective studies.

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Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Therapeutic monitoring of TNF-alpha inhibitors in Crohn’s disease (LISA-TRACKER ELISA kits, IDKmonitor ELISA kits, and Promonitor ELISA kits)
Date issued
February 2016

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? No  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No  
Last Reviewed 29/02/2016