As such, they represent the current best practice for utilization of biochemical markers
of cardiac injury.
(Table 1) linked to the ischemic cascade have the potential to predict outcomes before, during, and after stroke.
Prospective studies in both younger (early postmenopause) and older populations have demonstrated that increased concentrations of biochemical markers
of bone remodeling are related to the short-term rate of bone loss (5 years or less) (4-6).
Our technologies enable us to quantitatively establish biochemical levels in serum samples and develop specific and highly sensitive assays that can be used to track small changes in biochemical marker
concentrations in order to diagnose and monitor disease.
can be used to accomplish the same goals that apply to densitometry, he said, with the exception of establishing a diagnosis.
The use of biochemical markers
to diagnose iron-deficient states is problematic in clinical conditions such as the anemia of chronic disease (ACD).
HCV FibroSURE(TM) uses a combination of six serum biochemical markers
plus age and gender in a patented algorithm to determine the degree of liver fibrosis and the level of ongoing necroinflammatory activity.
The ability to diagnose ischemia using a biochemical marker
provides the next generation of diagnostic capabilities for practicing physicians.
change from % change from baseline of baseline of BMD biochemical marker
of bone Anteroposterior spine turnover Marker Month 1 year 2 years Intact OC 1 r = 0.
Synarc, a global company that provides innovative medical imaging and biochemical marker
services for clinical drug trials, announced the appointment of Michael Weiner, M.
The CDT test currently is the most specific biochemical marker
of alcohol abuse, with a specificity of >90% (11).
An important attribute to consider when evaluating the reliability of a biochemical marker
for use in long-term patient monitoring is within-subject and assay variability.
Chapters 3 and 4 are a must for every laboratorian who performs biochemical marker
testing for MI.
Cardiac troponin I (cTnI) is a newly available biochemical marker
of myocardial lesions (7).
Observing the rise and fall of the biochemical marker
creatine kinase-MB isoenzyme (CK-MB) has been termed the "gold standard" for the diagnosis of MI (5).