News related to Magnevist (Gadopentetate) and/or conditions it is approved for
New Guidelines: Diagnostic Imaging of Chest Pain in ED
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines [2016.01.28]
The ACC and ACR have released guidelines for the appropriate use of diagnostic imaging for chest pain in the ED and provided straightforward tables to help expedite care.
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Trends in Pertussis Diagnostic Testing in the United States
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines [2016.01.26]
How have pertussis diagnostic practices evolved in the United States from 1990-2012?
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal
Targeting malaria hotspots unlikely to lead to elimination until better diagnostics developed
Source: Tropical Diseases News From Medical News Today [2016.01.14]
Using current field diagnostics, it is not possible to eliminate malaria by mass distribution of anti-malarial drugs without substantial overtreatment of uninfected people.
New online diagnostic support tool set to transform children's health, UK
Source: IT / Internet / E-mail News From Medical News Today [2016.01.12]
Paediatric Care Online, hosted by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, may reduce child deaths by ensuring children receive the best possible treatment before they become too unwell...
Diagnostics with birefringence
Source: HIV / AIDS News From Medical News Today [2015.12.14]
Nothing could be simpler: a drop of blood is placed on a special carrier substance; after a wait of a few minutes, the slide is placed on a device that emits polarised light thanks to an inexpensive...
Building the foundations for cancer genomic analysis for research and clinical diagnostics
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2015.12.09]
An eye-opening article from the International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC) was published today in the prestigious journal Nature Communicationsxc.
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.
New way to detect human-animal diseases tested in lemurs
Source: Blood / Hematology News From Medical News Today [2016.01.28]
RNA sequencing could help predict future outbreaks.Advances in genetic sequencing are uncovering emerging diseases in wildlife that other diagnostic tests can't detect.
Eating Behavior Is Common Dementia Sign (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry [2016.01.26]
(MedPage Today) -- Marked hyperphagia is valuable diagnostic marker
Societies release recommendations for diagnosing chest pain in the emergency department
Source: Cardiovascular / Cardiology News From Medical News Today [2016.01.25]
New document outlines appropriate use of diagnostic imaging.New recommendations from the American College of Cardiology and American College of Radiology have established appropriate use of...
New biomarkers for improved treatment of severe heart and lung disease
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2016.01.19]
New blood biomarkers reflecting vasoreactivity in lung blood vessels of patients with heart- and lung disease, can lead to simplified diagnostics and better evaluation of treatment for patients...
3rd Edition Nordic Market Access & Commercial Excellence Forum, 19th -20th April, 2016, Stockholm
Source: Conferences News From Medical News Today [2015.12.22]
This event will discuss the payer and HTA agencies' challenges in budget management and cost-containment, compared to their enthusiasm to reimburse expensive treatments and diagnostics in the...
Ethnic differences in cystic fibrosis genetic coding not addressed in screening tests for nonwhite patients
Source: Cystic Fibrosis News From Medical News Today [2015.12.17]
Recommended Screening Test Reflects Genetic Variants Characteristic of White Populations, According to a Report in The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics.
Study shows test aids physicians in Tamoxifen drug monitoring, including non-compliance due to side effects
Source: Compliance News From Medical News Today [2015.12.15]
A study from Quest Diagnostics medical experts shows how a lab-developed test could help assess levels of several tamoxifen drug metabolites in a blood specimen.
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...
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.