Clinical Chemistry

Clinical Chemistry

To self-diagnose, spit on an iPhone

HANDHELD gadgets could one day diagnose infections at the push of a button by using the supersensitive touchscreens in today’s smartphones. Many believe that in the future collecting samples of (Read the full article)

Clinical Chemistry

24,000 diabetes deaths a year ‘could be avoided’

Up to 24,000 deaths from diabetes could be avoided in England each year, if patients and doctors better managed the condition, a report concludes. The first-ever audit of patient deaths (Read the full article)

Clinical Chemistry

HbA1c Must Be Just Right in Diabetic Kidney Disease

Among patients with diabetes and stage 3 or 4 chronic kidney disease, glycated hemoglobin levels that are too low are associated with worse clinical outcomes, just as are levels that (Read the full article)