Obesity Impacts Peripheral Airway Reactivity, Asthma Obesity Impacts Peripheral Airway Reactivity, Asthma
Obese individuals with asthma and obese controls showed similar changes in response to methacholine.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - January 9, 2023 Category: Pathology Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

Breath Sample Is Used by Opteev Technologies ’ Combined COVID/Influenza/RSV Screening Device with 95% Sensitivity and 90% Specificity
Clinical laboratories and point-of-care settings may have a new diagnostic test if this novel handheld device and related technology is validated by clinical trials Efforts to develop breath analyzers that accurately identify viral infections, such as SARS-CoV-2 and Influenza, have been ongoing for years. The latest example is ViraWarn from Opteev Technologies in Baltimore, Maryland, […] The post <strong>Breath Sample Is Used by Opteev Technologies’ Combined COVID/Influenza/RSV Screening Device with 95% Sensitivity and 90% Specificity</strong> appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 9, 2023 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Laboratory Instruments & Laboratory Equipment Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Resources Laboratory Testing AI algorithm anatomic pathology artificial intelligence biomarker breath analyzer breath tests charge carrie Source Type: news

23andMe Genetic Testing Helps Reunite Texas Woman with Her Family after Being Abducted in 1971 as a Toddler
Clinical laboratory scientist who aided in the investigation compared DNA test results with publicly available genetic information In an interesting twist in the solving of crime, genetic test results—along with help from a clinical laboratory scientist (CLS) turned amateur genealogist—guided relatives of Melissa Highsmith to her whereabouts after she was allegedly kidnapped as a toddler […] The post <strong>23andMe Genetic Testing Helps Reunite Texas Woman with Her Family after Being Abducted in 1971 as a Toddler</strong> appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 6, 2023 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Laboratory News Laboratory Resources Laboratory Testing Molecular Diagnostics, Genetic Testing, Whole Gene Sequencing Precision Medicine 23andMe Alta Apantenco anatomic pathology clinical laboratory clinical laboratory scientist CLS Source Type: news

University of Utah Study Points to Genetic Link for High Risk of Stillbirth
The post <strong>University of Utah Study Points to Genetic Link for High Risk of Stillbirth</strong> appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - January 4, 2023 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing Molecular Diagnostics, Genetic Testing, Whole Gene Sequencing Precision Medicine anatomic pathology BJOG British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology clinical pathology Dark Daily Source Type: news

A National Survey of Outpatient Platelet Transfusion Practice A National Survey of Outpatient Platelet Transfusion Practice
This survey reports on the current state of platelet transfusion practice in the outpatient setting. Are evidence-based guidelines being followed?American Journal of Clinical Pathology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 3, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Transmissible Tumors, 1909
Pathologist Peyton Rous made a groundbreaking discovery in the early 20th century, but his work wasn’t widely recognized until more than 40 years later.  (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - January 2, 2023 Category: Science Tags: Foundations Magazine Issue Source Type: news

A Screening Strategy to Increase HIV Early Diagnosis in EDs A Screening Strategy to Increase HIV Early Diagnosis in EDs
An HIV screening strategy in the ED may help identify new cases of HIV, leading to earlier diagnosis and treatment.HIV Medicine (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - December 30, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: HIV/AIDS Journal Article Source Type: news

Factbox-Spain, Malaysia Add to Restrictions on Travellers From China Factbox-Spain, Malaysia Add to Restrictions on Travellers From China
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - December 29, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Countries Mandate COVID Tests for China Travelers, EU to Discuss Countries Mandate COVID Tests for China Travelers, EU to Discuss
Authorities around the world are imposing or considering curbs on travelers from China as COVID-19 cases there surge following its relaxation of ' zero-COVID ' rules.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - December 29, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

How Can We Deal With the Triple Winter Epidemic? How Can We Deal With the Triple Winter Epidemic?
Hospitals find themselves in an unprecedented and worrisome situation. What solutions should be considered?Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - December 29, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

HHS Office of Inspector General Report Finds ‘Steep Decreases’ in Medicare Beneficiaries Receiving Clinical Laboratory Testing During COVID-19 Pandemic’s Early Months
OIG warns that without adequate clinical laboratory testing healthcare organizations could see more deaths and increased spending Clinical laboratory leaders and pathologists know that lab test volume decreased dramatically during the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic. That was primarily because community lockdowns stopped people from seeing their doctors for the standard range of chronic […] The post <strong>HHS Office of Inspector General Report Finds ‘Steep Decreases’ in Medicare Beneficiaries Receiving Clinical Laboratory Testing During COVID-19 Pandemic’s Early Months</strong> appeared firs...
Source: Dark Daily - December 28, 2022 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Jillia Schlingman Tags: Laboratory News Laboratory Resources Laboratory Testing Molecular Diagnostics, Genetic Testing, Whole Gene Sequencing anatomic pathology antimicrobial drug basic metabolic panel CBC chronic health conditions chronic ischemic heart diseas Source Type: news

ASCP's 2021 Wage Survey of Medical Laboratories in the U.S. ASCP's 2021 Wage Survey of Medical Laboratories in the U.S.
The 2021 Wage Survey reveals that while salaries for laboratory professionals overall have increased, in most areas the increases have not kept up with current inflation.American Journal of Clinical Pathology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Emerging personality in adolescence: developmental trajectories, internalizing and externalizing problems, and the role of mentalizing abilities - Benzi IMA, Fontana A, Barone L, Preti E, Parolin L, Ensink K.
INTRODUCTION: Identifying longitudinal trajectories of emerging personality (EP) is crucial to highlight developmental patterns that might foster personality pathology in adolescence and early adulthood. Research on the exacerbation of personality patholog... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 26, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

CDC Reports Uptick in Invasive Strep A Infections CDC Reports Uptick in Invasive Strep A Infections
These infections are rare but can be deadly, and they can affect adults as well as children.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - December 23, 2022 Category: Pathology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

The suicidal activity and comorbid mental pathology in persons with gender dystrophia - Kremenitskaya SA, Solovieva NV, Makarova EV, Kizeev MV, Vasilieva TP.
According to foreign publications, 58% of patients with gender disorders had additional psychiatric diagnosis, 39.3% had at least one suicide attempt. The data of suicidal activity and mental comorbidity in Russian population of transgenders are absent.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 23, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news