News related to Prohance (Gadoteridol) and/or conditions it is approved for
Advances in Companion Diagnostics and Precision Medicine Congress,25-26 April 2017, London
Source: Conferences News From Medical News Today [2017.03.15]
With only a few weeks to go Oxford Global are proud to bring to you the final agenda for the Advances in Companion Diagnostics and co-located Precision Medicine Congress to be held on the 25-26...
Diagnostic Mammograms Find More Cancers, and More False-Positives
Source: MedicineNet Mammogram Specialty [2017.02.28]
Title: Diagnostic Mammograms Find More Cancers, and More False-Positives
Category: Health News
Created: 2/28/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/28/2017 12:00:00 AM
Advances in Companion Diagnostics Congress - Pre-Congress Live Webinars: Register For Free
Source: Conferences News From Medical News Today [2017.02.10]
Pre-Congress Live Webinars: Register For Free 'Challenges in Developing Companion Diagnostics for Cancer and Immunology'Tuesday 14th February - 3.00 pm GMTCan't make the date?
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.
Parameters for the Differential Diagnosis of Hyponatraemia
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines [2017.04.21]
Could copeptin play a role in the differential diagnosis of hyponatremia? How does it compare with other methods of diagnostic evaluation?
CDC Names Top Culprits in Foodborne Illness (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease [2017.04.20]
(MedPage Today) -- 2016 data now include culture-independent diagnostic testing results
Wearable sweat sensor can diagnose cystic fibrosis, Stanford-led study finds
Source: Cystic Fibrosis News From Medical News Today [2017.04.19]
A wristband-type wearable sweat sensor could transform diagnostics and drug evaluation for cystic fibrosis, diabetes and other diseases.
Imaging Use May Have Reached a Manageable Low
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines [2017.04.18]
The use of noninvasive diagnostic imaging declined slowly from 2011 through 2014.
Medscape Medical News
Cystoscopy Plus Ultrasound Most Cost-effective for Microscopic Hematuria Evaluation
Source: Medscape Pathology & Lab Medicine Headlines [2017.04.18]
Cystoscopy coupled with renal ultrasound is the most cost-effective approach for the initial diagnostic evaluation of patients with asymptomatic microscopic hematuria (AMH), according to a new analysis online today in JAMA Internal Medicine.
Reuters Health Information
Misdiagnosing Lung Disease Is Far Too Common, Poses Many Risks
Source: Medscape Allergy & Clinical Immunology Headlines [2017.04.17]
Dr Shorr considers the implications of a recent JAMA study and discusses how clinicians might improve lung disease diagnostics.
Medscape Pulmonary Medicine
Global rise of multidrug resistant tuberculosis threatens to derail decades of progress
Source: Respiratory / Asthma News From Medical News Today [2017.03.24]
New antibiotics are becoming available for the first time but without accurate diagnostics, clear treatment guidelines, and improved control efforts, their effectiveness could be rapidly lost...
Nasal swab could help diagnose lung cancer
Source: Ear, Nose and Throat News From Medical News Today [2017.02.27]
A team of researchers has identified a genomic biomarker for lung cancer in the nasal pathway. This could lead to less invasive diagnostic procedures.
Stereotactic breast biopsy: What happens, results, and outlook
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2016.11.17]
Learn about stereotactic breast biopsies, their benefits, and what they are used for. This article describes what to expect with this diagnostic procedure.
New non-invasive assay may improve surveillance of heart and other solid-organ transplants
Source: Transplants / Organ Donations News From Medical News Today [2016.10.12]
Targeted, next-generation sequencing assay detects rejection by measuring donor-derived cell-free DNA levels in recipient's plasma, reports The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics.
Breath test may help diagnose irritable bowel syndrome
Source: Irritable Bowel Syndrome News From Medical News Today [2016.05.11]
There is currently no specific diagnostic test for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), but now researchers have identified a combination of 16 different substances in the breath that, when measured...
New assay offers improved detection of deadly prion diseases
Source: CJD / vCJD / Mad Cow Disease News From Medical News Today [2016.04.11]
Timed amyloid seeding assay achieves or surpasses sensitivity of currently available tests for transmissible spongiform encephalopathies, 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.