News related to Alburx (Albumin Human) and/or conditions it is approved for
E-skin and pocket-sized diagnostic machines give patients the power back
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2015.05.15]
New bio-sensing technologies give us cheap, fast and convenient health dataWearable E-skin that can measure heart rate and blood pressure, and paper diagnostic machines the size of a credit card...
Heel pain, common and debilitating, often misdiagnosed as plantar fasciitis - use of diagnostic ultrasound leads to more accurate diagnosis
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.05]
A new study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) finds that a safe and painless ultrasound test can pinpoint the exact cause of heel pain, a common ailment that can be severely...
Optimizing treatment protocols when diagnostics are costly
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2015.04.30]
Optimal treatment strategies in the context of 'treatment for prevention' against HIV-1.
New diagnostic test for bowel diseases
Source: Irritable-Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2014.03.31]
A novel method for distinguishing different types of bowel disease using the stool samples of patients has been created by a group of researchers in the UK.
An Entirely New Way to Think About Multiple Sclerosis?
Source: Medscape NeurologyHeadlines [2015.05.14]
A new way of viewing MS could have significant diagnostic and therapeutic implications.
MRI - prostate cancer screening for the future?
Source: Medical Devices / Diagnostics News From Medical News Today [2015.05.14]
A screening method that combines a traditional PSA test with an MRI detects a significantly greater number of prostate cancer cases and improves diagnostic accuracy.
Romania: High prevalence of undisclosed neuropathy in diabetic patients
Source: Diabetes News From Medical News Today [2015.05.07]
A survey of 25,000 Romanians with diabetes has revealed that diabetic neuropathy (DN), a complication of diabetes, is highly prevalent in these patients, even in the absence of a diagnostic, and...
VivoSight OCT clinical study: Results demonstrate clinical value of OCT in basal cell carcinoma diagnosis
Source: Dermatology News From Medical News Today [2015.04.30]
Michelson Diagnostics, the UK-based medical device company focused on multi-beam Optical Coherence Tomography ('OCT') technology, announces the publication on-line in the British Journal of...
Delayed diagnosis of celiac disease may put lives at risk: Is screening the solution?
Source: Blood / Hematology News From Medical News Today [2015.04.28]
Coeliac disease is one of the most common life-long conditions in Europe, yet many people remain undiagnosed and lengthy diagnostic delays may be putting lives at risk.
Computer-assisted diagnosis tool helps physicians assess skin conditions
Source: Dermatology News From Medical News Today [2015.04.26]
Tool harnesses photo database to improve diagnostic accuracyIn the first major study to examine the use of a computer-assisted, photo-driven differential diagnosis generator for skin conditions...
New study suggests ways to avoid catching diseases from pets - It's a matter of finding the right pet for the right family, veterinarian says
Source: Veterinary News From Medical News Today [2015.04.22]
As new medical diagnostics become available, researchers are increasingly discovering situations in which pets can transmit diseases to humans - especially when an owner's immune system is...
Detecting lung cancer at an early stage: "Spectral histopathology" facilitates prognosis regarding tumour aggressiveness
Source: Lung Cancer News From Medical News Today [2015.04.21]
A new diagnostic method, namely spectral histopathology, facilitates marker-free detection of individual subtypes of lung cancers.
CareDx cell-free DNA (cFDNA) biomarker in combination with AlloMap increases accuracy of identification of rejection in heart transplant recipients
Source: Transplants / Organ Donations News From Medical News Today [2015.04.20]
CareDx, Inc., a molecular diagnostics company focused on the development and commercialization of clinically differentiated, high value, non-invasive surveillance solutions for transplant...
Dogs could be 'noninvasive, inexpensive' diagnosis aids for thyroid cancer
Source: Ear, Nose and Throat News From Medical News Today [2015.03.09]
Canine scent detection may be a noninvasive, inexpensive diagnostic technique for thyroid cancer, a new study claims, after a dog was able to detect the disease in human urine.
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.