News related to Ablavar (Gadofosveset) and/or conditions it is approved for
UTMB researchers help discover simple, affordable diagnostic kit for chikungunya
Source: Tropical Diseases News From Medical News Today [2015.10.30]
A novel and affordable diagnostic test for chikungunya will soon be available thanks to the work of researchers at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in partnership with a commercial...
Most Americans Will Experience At Least 1 Diagnostic Error: Report
Source: MedicineNet Healthy Living Specialty [2015.09.23]
Title: Most Americans Will Experience At Least 1 Diagnostic Error: Report
Category: Health News
Created: 9/22/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/23/2015 12:00:00 AM
Flexible future of point-of-care disease diagnostic
Source: Bird Flu / Avian Flu News From Medical News Today [2015.07.29]
The world-wide deployment of biomedical devices for health monitoring, point-of-care diagnostics and environmental sensing is hampered by their high cost that is not readily affordable for e.g.
University of Houston researchers identify less-invasive method for kidney diagnostics
Source: Lupus News From Medical News Today [2015.06.01]
Optical probe would allow diagnosis without kidney biopsy, reducing complicationsUniversity of Houston researchers have identified a new, less-invasive method to provide diagnostic information on...
Pelzman's Picks: What Does BMI Really Mean?
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology [2015.11.17]
(MedPage Today) -- Diagnostic error reduction strategies, and more
One Diagnosis, a Billion Dollars
Source: MedPage Today Dermatology [2015.11.14]
(MedPage Today) -- How physicians can begin to reduce diagnostic errors
Reducing misdiagnosis: Time for the next chapter in improving patient safety
Source: IT / Internet / E-mail News From Medical News Today [2015.11.12]
An estimated 12 million people in the United States experience diagnostic errors annually, but it's time for a change, said researchers at Baylor College of Medicine, the Michael E.
Independent, multi-centre clinical study of the IONA test in high risk pregnancies shows 100% detection of trisomies and 0% false positives
Source: Pregnancy / Obstetrics News From Medical News Today [2015.11.12]
Premaitha Health PLC, developer of the IONA® test, the first CE-marked non-invasive prenatal in vitro diagnostic kit (NIPT), announces the results of a study on first-trimester detection of...
Interim results support the clinical utility of the Corus CAD test in the assessment of obstructive coronary artery disease
Source: Cardiovascular / Cardiology News From Medical News Today [2015.11.11]
CardioDx, Inc., a molecular diagnostics company specializing in cardiovascular genomics, has announced results from a multi-center, community-based patient registry called the PRESET Registry which...
Cancer-associated mutations are common in patients with unexplained low blood counts
Source: Blood / Hematology News From Medical News Today [2015.11.04]
Researchers use genetic tools to propose a new diagnostic category.Patients with unexplained low blood counts and abnormally mutated cells who do not fit the diagnostic criteria for recognized...
Sound waves levitate cells to detect stiffness changes that could signal disease
Source: Breast Cancer News From Medical News Today [2015.11.04]
Utah Valley University physicists are literally applying rocket science to the field of medical diagnostics.
New study suggests hallucinations, alone, do not predict onset of schizophrenia
Source: Bipolar News From Medical News Today [2015.10.08]
An analysis of psychological symptoms aims to refine diagnostic criteria for teens at high risk of developing the brain disorder that affects millions of people worldwideDespite decades of study...
Scientists' first major advancement in cystic fibrosis lung infection detection in 50 years set to transform thousands of lives
Source: Cystic Fibrosis News From Medical News Today [2015.07.21]
Cardiff University scientists have developed a new diagnostic approach offering an unprecedented rapid and accurate diagnosis of lung infections in patients with cystic fibrosis - a disease...
Potential cause of preeclampsia may share links with disorders such as Alzheimer's
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2014.07.19]
New research has identified a potential cause of and a better diagnostic method for preeclampsia, one of the most deadly and poorly understood pregnancy-related conditions in the world.