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Earlier clinical decision-making with POCT in emergency paediatrics

Earlier clinical decision-making with POCT in emergency paediatrics

In work recently undertaken and published as a case study by the Oxford Academic Health Science Network (AHSN), Horiba UK Medical’s Microsemi CRP point-of-care testing (POCT) analyser was found to enable more rapid clinical decision-making, saving time and reducing costs, in emergency paediatric units.

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Expression of uncertainty in measurement: more  budget topics

Expression of uncertainty in measurement: more budget topics

The sixth in this series of articles by Stephen MacDonald on individual aspects of the assessment of uncertainty of measurement considers the impacts created when contributors are not measured in the same units.

Identifying the ‘Big Four’ carbapenemases in  the routine laboratory

Identifying the ‘Big Four’ carbapenemases in the routine laboratory

The continued increase in the incidence of CPEs is creating workload issues for reference laboratories, but the diagnostics industry is responding with simple, more affordable identification methods that can be adopted by front-line microbiology laboratories, speeding confirmation and reporting.

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Apr 2018

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