FEATURED AACC ARTERY SOLUTION

TEG for Non-Cardiac Patients

A lab has had a spike in requests for using TEG for patients other than cardiac (e.g. liver), which will make TEG a high-complexity test for them. Are other labs using TEG for non-cardiac patients? Some respondents suggested replacing TEG with ROTEM for non-cardiac cases, as ROTEM has broader FDA-indications than TEG and has anecdotally had a positive impact in transplant programs at other institutions.

FEATURED AACC WEBINAR

Health Economic Value of PCT Testing in the U.S.

This May 31 webinar will look at a Health Economic study performed on procalcitonin (PCT), highlighting the most impactful components and value drivers, and will also review real-world examples of PCT-aided antibiotic therapy decisions that support the study.

PATIENT CARE

Lab Tests Online

AACC's labtestsonline.org helps patients better understand the many clinical laboratory tests that play a critical role in diagnosing, monitoring, and treating a broad range of conditions, including cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and infectious diseases. Lab Tests Online content is peer-reviewed and is available in 10+ languages through local sites around the globe.

AACC LEARNING LAB

Adaptive Online Learning for Lab Professionals

AACC Learning Lab is designed to help laboratory medicine experts expand their knowledge. Developed in collaboration with NEJM Group and Area9 Learning, this program uses revolutionary adaptive technology to deliver precisely the gold standard lab medicine content the learner needs.

About AACC

AACC is a global scientific and medical professional organization dedicated to clinical laboratory science and its application to healthcare. Our leadership in education, advocacy and collaboration helps lab professionals adapt to change and do what they do best: provide vital insight and guidance so patients get the care they need.