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Thursday, January 16, 2020


In The News


A study in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism found that the condition affects 24 routine blood tests such as lipids, liver function, inflammation markers and iron—70% of the blood tests studied, according to the study’s first author, Victoria Higgins, PhD, of The Hospital for Sick Children and The…

AACC Alert


Practice Management


Clinical laboratory professionals at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University (AU) used automation, autoverification, point-of-care (POC) testing, and other strategies to achieve in-lab turnaround time (TAT) of 45 minutes for more than 90% of specimens orderable as STAT, effectively eliminating STAT testing except for “rare exceptions.”

World View