Blood Testing

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for blood testing including platelet function monitors.

Alere Triage Troponin I Test

The Alere Triage Troponin I Test is a fluorescent next-generation immunoassay, to be used with the point-of-care Alere Triage MeterPro, for quantitative measurements of troponin I.

Feature | Point of Care Testing | September 02, 2015 | Daniella Cramp

Hospital-based healthcare providers today are under greater pressure than ever to administer cost- and time-...

chest pain, triage, emergency department, new rapid assay, Dirk Westermann, BACC study, ESC 2015
News | Blood Testing | September 02, 2015

September 2, 2015 — Emergency department patients with chest pain suggestive of acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...

iFR, FFR, Philips, Volcano
News | Cath Lab | August 28, 2015

August 28, 2015 — Philips Healthcare is showcasing its latest cardiology solutions at the European Society of...

News | Hypertension | August 27, 2015

August 27, 2015 — Analysis of blood samples from more than 5,000 people suggests that a more sensitive version of a...

pre-operative testing, NYU Langone, guidelines
News | Blood Testing | June 09, 2015

June 9, 2015 - Professional physician associations consider certain routine tests before elective surgery to be of...

antiplatelet medication, prasugrel, clopidogrel, risk algorithm, SCAI
Feature | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | May 18, 2015

May 18, 2015 — A risk assessment algorithm...

Feature | May 12, 2015

May 12, 2015 — A team from Stanford University School of Medicine has developed and combined new paper and flexible...

News | April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015 — CareDx Inc., a molecular diagnostics company focused on the development and commercialization of...

blood urea nitrogen, BUN, postoperative stroke, risk, test, Wake Forest Baptist
News | April 02, 2015

April 2, 2015 — The results of a blood test done...

News | March 26, 2015
March 26, 2015 — Siemens Healthcare introduced a new angiography system and new cardiac ultrasound apps at the 2015...
ST2, cardiac biomarker, Critical Diagnostics, heart failure, predict outcomes
News | March 19, 2015

March 19, 2015 — According to an abstract presented at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Scientific Sessions...

News | March 11, 2015

March 11, 2015 — Critical Diagnostics announced it has expanded its...

Abbott, troponin, women, myocardial infarction, blood testing, diagnosis
News | February 02, 2015

February 2, 2015 — The British Medical Journal published results online that show Abbott’s Architect Stat High...

Siemens, Stratus CS 200, blood testing, cardiac diagnostics, Arab Health 2015
News | January 28, 2015

January 28, 2015 — The Diagnostics Division of Siemens Healthcare unveiled its latest point-of-care acute care...

Nephrocheck Test System, Blood testing, contrast media

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News | January 27, 2015

January 27, 2015 — Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics Inc. announced the nationwide availability to hospitals of the...

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