Clinical laboratories must be equipped to offer an extensive UDT Testing.
In this article, we discuss why Clinical Laboratories should be equipped to offer extensive UDT Testing and we look at questions about reporting based on quantitative and/or qualitative results and how clinical laboratorians’ decisions on each affect how providers interpret test results. The death count worldwide caused by Drug overdose has increased dramatically from 1980 to 2016, surpassing deaths from HIV, car crashes and guns. The issue is that at least half of the deaths […]
Our Intelligent magnetic stirrer
News within a science space. Lab Partner Program between NAFEO and C & A Scientific to help promote diversity and increase in STEM education and career opportunity for students. Manassas, VA (February 9, 2017) – C & A Scientific, a 27-year old laboratory product manufacturer and supplier in medical, science educational, and toy retail markets, proudly announces a nation-wide partnership with the National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education (NAFEO). The partnership, known as […]
Microbiology Case Study: Endocarditis
A 37-year-old African American male was transferred from an outside hospital due to mitral valve endocarditis. His past medical history was significant for diabetes mellitus type II and end-stage renal disease requiring long-term dialysis. Four months prior, he was bacteremic with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and received IV vancomycin therapy. At admission, his temperature was 102.1°F and labs revealed a white blood cell count of 25.3 TH/cm2 with 95% neutrophils and a left shift, a normocytic anemia, and a […]