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29 02, 2016

Point-of-Care Analyzers Improve Patient Care and Optimize Clinical Outcomes

By |February 29th, 2016|Point of Care Analyzers|Comments Off on Point-of-Care Analyzers Improve Patient Care and Optimize Clinical Outcomes

Point-of-care testing (POCT) in many areas of clinical medicine facilitates quick results and thus faster implementation of treatment. Ideal to be used in the physician’s office, the home, an ambulance, in the hospital, and other settings, portable diagnostic point of care analyzers provide several benefits – rapid results, portability, convenience, sample quality and quality assurance. [...]

26 02, 2016

Quality Point-of-Care Urinalysis Analyzers for Rapid Results

By |February 26th, 2016|Point of Care Analyzers|Comments Off on Quality Point-of-Care Urinalysis Analyzers for Rapid Results

Urinalysis is a urine screening tool that provides important information regarding the status of carbohydrate metabolism, kidney function and liver function, and acid-base balance. It helps detect different metabolic, kidney disorders, and urinary tract infection. Urinalysis is widely used in drug testing in sports and in the workplace. Point of care urinalysis analyzers perform testing [...]

29 01, 2016

Popular Point-of-care Analyzer Models

By |January 29th, 2016|Point of Care Analyzers|Comments Off on Popular Point-of-care Analyzer Models

Point-of-care testing (POCT) has become an important part of patient care at many health care facilities. Point-of-care analyzers bring testing to the patient’s bedside, providing quick results to improve care and outcomes and maximize office efficiencies. Real-time diagnostics allow physicians to diagnose patient conditions faster, develop appropriate treatment plans, improve outcomes, patient safety and satisfaction, [...]

13 11, 2015

Global Point-Of-Care Diagnostics Market to Reach $18.7B By 2020

By |November 13th, 2015|Blood Testing, Point of Care Analyzers|Comments Off on Global Point-Of-Care Diagnostics Market to Reach $18.7B By 2020

Point-of-care testing (POCT) allows rapid diagnosis in the physician’s office, an ambulance, the home, the field, or in the hospital, and promotes timely patient care. With POCT, physicians as well as patients no longer have to wait hours to get results. Over the past few years, the popularity and demand of POCT has been growing [...]

3 11, 2015

Prompt Diagnosis and Timely Clinical Intervention Using Point-of-Care Analyzers

By |November 3rd, 2015|Point of Care Analyzers|Comments Off on Prompt Diagnosis and Timely Clinical Intervention Using Point-of-Care Analyzers

Point-of-care testing (POCT) also called patient focused testing or bedside testing plays an important role in critical care medicine. Point-of-care testing is defined as “testing at or near the site of patient care whenever the medical care is needed. Used in doctors’ offices, hospitals and in patients' homes, point-of-care analyzers and systems provide quick feedback [...]

30 10, 2015

Innovative Products from Siemens Set New Standards for Point-Of-Care

By |October 30th, 2015|Point of Care Analyzers, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics|Comments Off on Innovative Products from Siemens Set New Standards for Point-Of-Care

A global leader in clinical diagnostics, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics offers an extensive portfolio of point-of-care (POC) products and services that enable better patient management and optimize clinical outcomes. The company introduced two of its newest POC products – the Xprecia Stride Coagulation Analyzer and the RAPIDComm Data Management System - at the 2015 AACC Annual [...]

18 03, 2015

AMA and CDC Announce “Prevent Diabetes STAT” Initiative

By |March 18th, 2015|Point of Care Analyzers|Comments Off on AMA and CDC Announce “Prevent Diabetes STAT” Initiative

Prediabetes is the condition when a person's blood glucose (sugar) level is higher than normal, but not high enough yet to be diagnosed as diabetes. The CDC reports that in 2009-2012, based on fasting glucose or A1C levels, 37% of U.S. adults aged 20 years or older had prediabetes (51% of those aged 65 years [...]

8 10, 2014

DCA Vantage – POC Analyzer that Delivers Lab-quality Results

By |October 8th, 2014|Point of Care Analyzers|Comments Off on DCA Vantage – POC Analyzer that Delivers Lab-quality Results

Point-of-care testing (POCT) is relevant in diabetes management. POCT offers many benefits in the clinical care of patients with diabetes, including immediate results, decision-making without the need for repeated visits, hands-on patient education, improved collaboration between patients and providers, and better patient adherence. It allows clinicians to guide and reinforce their patients to maintain target [...]

25 09, 2014

Growing Importance of Diagnosis at the Point of Care

By |September 25th, 2014|Abbott Laboratories, Point of Care Analyzers|Comments Off on Growing Importance of Diagnosis at the Point of Care

The development of portable diagnostic point of care analyzers and other monitoring devices has resulted in timely, rapid treatment to the patient. These self-contained devices allow diagnoses to be made in the physician's office, the home, an ambulance, in the hospital, and other settings. Patients no longer have to wait hours or even days for [...]

6 03, 2014

Reliable Diabetes Management and Cardiac Risk Assessment with the Smart 700/340

By |March 6th, 2014|Diazyme Analyzers, Point of Care Analyzers|Comments Off on Reliable Diabetes Management and Cardiac Risk Assessment with the Smart 700/340

Evaluating modifiable risk factors for metabolic and cardiovascular diseases before the onset of disease is important for effective prevention initiatives. Monitoring HbA1c in people with diabetes allows prevention, early detection and treatment of complications associated with the condition. Point-of-care analyzers are making this easy as they use fingerstick blood samples and offer immediate results for [...]