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Latent class analysis of diagnostic tests for adenovirus, Bordetella pertussis and influenza virus infections in German adults with longer lasting coughs.

Laboratory tests in adult outpatients with longer lasting coughs to identify a potential causal pathogen are rarely performed, and there is no gold standard for these diagnostic tests. 225 more words


Diagnostic Testing

You can assess your students’ proficiency levels on multiple lessons using our diagnostic testing. Diagnostic tests help you further customize your students’ learning paths and maximize their class time. 82 more words


September is National Cholesterol Education Month in the USA

For  those living in America – September is your National Cholesterol Education Month!    The perfect chance to see what your levels are and prevent heart disease. 42 more words

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Diagnostic test limitations

In my day job, especially on Fridays, I get asked about the reliability and accuracy of diagnostic tests. Part of my work involves serology or immunoassay, the interpretation of results and giving advice to referring medical practitioners on how to interpret the results they have in front of them. 1,356 more words


Microbe Talk Extra: Flu Fighters

For this Microbe Talk Extra, we went to the Royal Society’s Summer Science Exhibition to meet the Flu Fighters – scientists working on new ways to fight and diagnose influenza. 97 more words


Interpreting the evidence on diagnostic tests

Evidence by Scot Martin, Attribution-ShareAlike Licence

When we are thinking about evidence-based clinical medicine we often need to look at the literature on diagnostic tests. This paper written for nurse practitioners gives advice about what to look out for when interpreting the findings of studies on diagnostic tests. 25 more words


Online Health Services and Medicines in India

F   or the best online health services and medicines in India, trust only Medikab.in. Medikab.in is India’s best managed healthcare marketplace and medicare consultancy and has grown by leaps and bounds since its founding in 2013. 660 more words

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