Lab Processes and Procedures

Clinical Lab Industry News | Lab Processes and Procedures

International Biomedical Laboratory Science Day – 15 April, 2011

The purpose of IBLS Day is to increase awareness of the role that Biomedical Laboratory Scientists have in providing health care. BLS’ play an important role in diagnosis, quality development (Read the full article)

Lab Processes and Procedures | Laboratory Quality Control

Common Errors Found at Laboratories Performing Waived Laboratory Testing

COLA has identified common errors occurring at laboratories performing “waived” laboratory testing. The internationally respected clinical laboratory accreditor calls for increased education for Certificate of Waiver site personnel to ensure (Read the full article)

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Population-based screening for chronic kidney disease Is not cost-effective

New research indicates that population-based screening for chronic kidney disease (CKD) is not cost-effective overall or in subgroups of people with hypertension and the elderly (BMJ 2010;341:c5869). However, the investigators (Read the full article)