American Association for Clinical Chemistry
Better health through laboratory medicine
2007 Clinical Laboratory Strategies Issues

DATE

TOPIC

December 13

Diagnosing Prostate Cancer in Obese Men

November 29            

Looking at Maternal Lipid Levels

November 8

Finding a Biomarker for Alzheimer’s Disease

October 11

Evaluating Lipid Measures

September 13

Coming to a Consensus on HbA1c Measurement

August 30

Genetic Research on CVD: AHA Statement Calls for Better Coordination

August 9

Going Outside the Guidelines

July 12

Linking Phosphorus with CVD Risk

June 28

Elevated Uric Acid: Could It Be Part of the Metabolic Syndrome?

June 14

Expanding the Role of MPO Testing

May 31

Screening for Aneuploidy: What Are the New Recommendations?

May 10

Increasing Specificity to Reduce Prostate Biopsies

April 26

Improving the Use of Cancer Biomarkers

April 12

Understanding the Pathology Before Pre-Diabetes

March 29

Predicting Cardiovascular Risk in Women: The Reynolds Risk Score

March 8

Distinguishing Sepsis from Systemic Inflammation

Febrary 22       

Targeting Depression Treatment to Genotype: Does it Work?

February 8

Pushing Predictive Power

January 25

Taking Aim at Accuracy

January 11

Troponin’s Prognostic Potential Underscores Need for More Sensitive Assays and Cutpoint Clarification