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  • Getting Involved with LabsAreVital

    Want to get involved with LabsAreVital but not sure where to start? This ‘How To’ guide will show you the way…
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  • Get ready for the first annual International Pathology Day

    Oct 13, 2014
    • Community Experience
    International Pathology Day is Nov. 5, and organizations around the world are hosting celebratory competitions leading up to the big day.
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  • Celebrate International Pathology Day with the Labs4Life Photo Contest

    Oct 10, 2014
    • Community Experience
    Submit a photo to the 2014 Labs4Life photo contest and show the world where you work!
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  • Reporting of laboratory critical values leads to modification of treatment in over 90% of hospital admitted patients

    Oct 07, 2014
    • Ensuring Patient Safety
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    • Evidence of Clinical Value
    • Edgard Delvin, PhD
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  • Toxicology! Because What You Don’t Know Can Kill You

    Jul 24, 2014
    • Evidence of Clinical Value
    The book, Toxicology! Because What You Don’t Know Can Kill You, is a collection of short stories that involve the clinical toxicology laboratory and it’s interaction with poisoned patients.
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  • The Hidden Assassin: When Clinical Lab Tests Go Awry

    Jul 16, 2014
    • Evidence of Clinical Value
    The Hidden Assassin: Clinical Lab Test Gone Awry, is a collection of short stories that involve the clinical laboratory and it’s interaction with patient’s sickness and in health.
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  • Australian group advises caution in interpreting white cell counts for predicting serious bacterial infections in infants

    Jun 16, 2014
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  • D-dimer testing for suspected venous thromboembolism in the emergency department; seeking consensus

    Jun 09, 2014
    D-dimer testing is currently considered a cornerstone in the diagnostic investigation of patients with venous thromboembolism (VTE) in different health settings, including the emergency department (ED). However ....
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  • Pathology at the Crossroads

    Jun 04, 2014
    • Drive for Innovation and 'Smarter' Diagnostics
    Pathology leaders will gather on the 16th July in Manchester to discuss healthcare developments and share innovative examples from trailblazers to identify the newly emerging role of laboratory testing.
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  • Laboratory and medical experts to address the needs for cutting-edge effective molecular diagnostics for infectious diseases

    Jun 02, 2014
    The ever-expanding inter-continental travel load of goods and persons, thereby increasing risks for infection, call for routine for practical rapid cutting-edge technologies and tests for pathogen detection and identification.
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  • Labs & Lives: Double trouble

    May 26, 2014
    • Evidence of Clinical Value
    A patient returned from the Far East with developing jaundice. However, it soon became clear that more than one condition was affecting his health. A biochemist’s test result analysis and quick thinking identified a dangerous combination of factors before the patient came to serious harm.
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