Routine laboratory screening

Morgan, W K
May 1970
British Medical Journal;5/16/1970, Vol. 2 Issue 5706, p420
Academic Journal
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • Admissions Screening: Clinical Benefits. Korvin, Christopher C.; Pearce, Richard H.; Stanley, John // Annals of Internal Medicine;Aug75, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p197 

    Presents a study which assessed the clinical benefits of routine admission laboratory screening in hospitals. Clinical evaluation of patients after the screening analysis; Categories under which the patients screened were classified after the evaluation; Infections discovered by screening.

  • An audit of thrombophilia screens: results from the National Pathology Alliance benchmarking review. Lyons, S.; Galloway, M. J.; Osgerby, J.; Hanley, J. // Journal of Clinical Pathology;Feb2006, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p156 

    Aims: The National Pathology Alliance benchmarking review has completed six years of data collection and analysis of the workload and organisation of haematology laboratories in the UK. This study audits national practice of routine thrombophilia screening against the current standards, as set...

  • Routine laboratory assessments of limited value in LTC.  // Brown University Long-Term Care Quality Letter;12/12/94, Vol. 6 Issue 23, p7 

    Reports that routine comprehensive laboratory panels may not be warranted in the most severely impaired elderly in long-term care settings. Categorization of laboratory tests or panels; Definition of yield of testing; Suggestion that tests used for true screening purposes be eliminated.

  • Los Alamos WAND holds promise for cutting nuclear waste.  // Journal of Environmental Health;May1996, Vol. 58 Issue 9, p30 

    Reports on the Los Alamos National Laboratory's invention of the Waste Acceptance for Non-Radioactive Disposal (WAND), an ultrasensitive detector that will be used to screen routine, low density trash for disposal at a non-radioactive waste landfill. Requiring the Laboratory to consider all...

  • Abstracts of papers presented at the ISLAR (International Symposium on Laboratory Automation and Robotics) 1998.  // Journal of Automated Methods & Management in Chemistry;May1999, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p65 

    Presents abstracts of papers presented at the 16th International Symposium on Laboratory Automation and Robotics, 1998. Drug discovery technologies; Analytical robotics applications; Quality control; High-throughput screening; Screening and optimization of handling libraries of molecules;...

  • News.  // MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer;Mar2003, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p6 

    Reports developments related to public health in the U.S. as of March 2003. Increase in the funding for breast and cervical cancer screening of the Health and Human Services; Enhancement of the Cholesterol Reference Method Laboratory Network Website; Creation of routine screening for...

  • Proposal for routine antenatal screening at 14 weeks for hepatitis B surface antigen. Grosheide, P.M.; Wladimiroff, J.W. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/4/95, Vol. 311 Issue 7014, p1197 

    Presents a study that aims to develop a low cost, high compliance screening program for identification of carriers of hepatitis B surface antigen in the obstetric population of Netherlands. Incorporation of universal testing for hepatitis B surface antigen into routine prenatal laboratory...

  • Survey of Clinical Laboratory Practices for Parasitic Diseases. Jones, Jeffrey L; Lopez, Adriana; Wahlquist, Susan R; Nadle, Joelle; Wilson, Marianna // Clinical Infectious Diseases;4/15/2004 Supplement, Vol. 38, pS198 

    To gain knowledge about laboratory testing practices for parasitic diseases, in 2000 we surveyed 562 laboratories in 9 US states, and 455 (81%) responded. Most laboratories (59%) indicated that they send specimens off site for parasite screening, and most laboratories (89%) did not routinely...

  • Progress: HIV Universal Screening and Laboratory Diagnosis. Slev, Patricia; Hillyard, David // Clinical Leadership & Management Review;2013 Quater2, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p18 

    The article focuses on the progress made in the universal screening and laboratory diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). It mentions the success in overcoming several regulatory and logistical barriers for routine HIV screening, the release of HIV screening guidelines from the U.S....

  • ROUTINE ANTENATAL CARE IN GERMANY: SUSPICIOUS SCREENING RESULTS AND THEIR IMPLICATIONS FROM THE USERS' PERSPECTIVE. Jahn, A.; Petersen, J.; Razum, O. // Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health;Aug2004 Supplement 1, Vol. 58, pA27 

    Antenatal care is well established in Germany, with on almost complete coverage and 10 antenatal consultations per participating woman. Antenatal screening procedures include laboratory tests, physical examination, measurement of blood pressure and weight, and three routine ultrasound scans...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics