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Quickly identifying Clostridium difficile can speed treatment options and potentially reduce severity of this highly infectious disease. A new device, dubbed an “electronic nose,” can sniff out different strains of C. difficile, according to its creators.  The electronic nose was developed by rese...(Read More)
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Mergers and acquisitions will continue to be the norm as implementation of the Affordable Care Act accelerates. As new networks form, there will be questions about setting up new physician practices as well as redefining the roles of existing ones. In short, laboratories must meet a wide variety of...(Read More)
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Two faculty members of AACC’s Patient Safety Essentials for Laboratory Professionals online certificate program recently spoke with CLN Stat about how risk management and quality improvement strategies and effective personnel management can go a long way toward improving patient safety. Drs. Micha...(Read More)
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Highlighting the life-saving role of pediatric screenings, laboratory medicine experts at AACC’s inaugural congressional staff briefing called on Congress to finalize a bill that would provide crucial funding and support for newborn clinical tests. The practice of screening all newborns for medica...(Read More)
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