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2013-07-24 23:19:11

Warde Medical Laboratory provides comprehensive reference testing and esoteric molecular and genetic assays to for-profit and not-for-profit hospitals and multi-hospital groups across the United States. It will showcase during the 2013 American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) Annual Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo in Houston, Texas. Ann Arbor, Michigan (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 A premier national reference laboratory, Warde Medical Laboratory will showcase its comprehensive esoteric...

Fibromyalgia Diagnosis From Blood Test
2013-07-24 04:47:16

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Fibromyalgia has long been known as a disorder that is extremely difficult to diagnose, but there is hope on the horizon for those waiting on an answer to their pain. Researchers from Columbus, Ohio have developed a reliable method for diagnosing and differentiating fibromyalgia from other similar pain disorders. If this diagnostic method was made available for physicians to use as a routine test it could allow doctors to diagnose...

2013-07-18 23:19:27

Exploring the Latest Advancements in Medical Laboratory Testing Huntsville, AL (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 Diatherix Laboratories, a clinical laboratory providing molecular diagnostic services to hospitals, physicians and healthcare providers, announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of Innovations. Diatherix specializes in testing for infectious disease with its TEM-PCR™ diagnostic technology. In this episode, Innovations will explore Diatherix’ cost effective...

2013-07-17 08:25:20

TSX: AMF TORONTO, July 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Amorfix Life Sciences, a product development company focused on diagnostics and therapeutics for misfolded protein diseases, today announced that Dr. Neil Cashman, Amorfix Co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer, will be presenting an update of the Company's ALS diagnostic assay at the 24(th) International Symposium on MND/ALS being held in Milan, Italy December 6-8, 2013. "This international conference represents an excellent forum for...

2013-07-16 14:17:49

A new study shows that a predictive brain signal could explain why we 'hear' inner speech in our heads even in the absence of actual sound Whether you're reading the paper or thinking through your schedule for the day, chances are that you're hearing yourself speak even if you're not saying words out loud. This internal speech - the monologue you "hear" inside your head - is a ubiquitous but largely unexamined phenomenon. A new study looks at a possible brain mechanism that could explain...

2013-07-14 23:01:04

Transparency Market Research add new "Immunoprotein Diagnostic Testing Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse the report; visit http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/immunoprotein-diagnostic-testing.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 14, 2013 Diagnostic testing market is growing rapidly with increasing number of diseases such as anemia, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple...

2013-07-03 12:00:14

Fewer clots are missed but many patients are harmed by unnecessary care, warn experts The introduction of CT pulmonary angiography has been associated with an 80% rise in the detection of pulmonary emboli in the US, but with little change in death rates. Professor Renda Soylemez Wiener and colleagues argue this is evidence of overdiagnosis. They say some patients are helped, but many are harmed by the adverse effects of unnecessary treatment. This article is the first of a series...

2013-06-28 23:21:53

Exploring the latest advancements in medical laboratory testing. Huntsville, AL (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 Diatherix Laboratories, a clinical laboratory providing molecular diagnostic services to hospitals, physicians and healthcare providers, announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of Health Heroes. Diatherix specializes in testing for infectious disease with its TEM-PCR™ diagnostic technology. In this episode, Health Heroes will explore Diatherix’ cost effective...

2013-06-27 23:45:02

Pacific Hospital Long Beach, an accredited teaching hospital, is speaking out on the importance of proper communication during a hospital stay. Long Beach, CA (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 The team at Pacific Hospital Long Beach is lending its support to a new article that details the importance of proper communication during a hospital stay. Failure to properly communicate during a hospitalization can bring about less effective treatment, as well as patient frustration. For this reason, patients...

2013-06-26 16:39:17

Boston poster presentation demonstrates stimulation of the PC6 antiemetic point with Sea-Band® acupressure wristbands controls migraine nausea Nausea is one of the most debilitating symptoms of migraine and affects 80 percent of migraine suffers in the United States. Leading headache physician, Dr. Zoltan Medgyessy of the Berolina Clinic in Lohne, Germany demonstrated in a trial that pressure to the P6 antiemetic point on the inner wrist with an acupressure wristband is an effective and...


Latest Medical diagnosis Reference Libraries

Electrocardiography
2013-04-30 09:55:53

Electrocardiography, sometimes called ECG or EKG, is a measurement of the electrical activity of the heart as the linear process unfolds. With the use of electrodes that are attached to the skin, this non-invasive test can provide vast information as to the patient’s status. By leaving the electrodes attached, the patient’s status can be monitored over intervals of time and recorded on the device. This data can be sent electronically for consults about potential treatments without delay....

Auscultation
2012-11-18 19:26:05

Auscultation performed by a physician during a physical exam can give the physician clues whether the body is performing as it should or help pinpoint problems that may be occurring. Immediate auscultation was a procedure used to assist the physician with diagnosis and dates back to possibly Ancient Egypt. This is where no instrument is used and the sounds are heard with the ear being placed upon the patient. History Ascultation is based on a Latin verb auscultare, which means to listen....

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2010-09-24 17:35:29

The stethoscope is an acoustic medical device used for listening the internal sounds of the body. It can be used to listen to lung, heart, and intestines as well as blood flow in the arteries. With a sphygmomanometer it can be used to measure blood pressure. Along with listening to bodies a stethoscope might be employed to listen to automobiles to diagnose any damage as well as used to check scientific vacuum chambers for leaks. A phonendoscope is a stethoscope that intensifies sounds. In...

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