Case studies

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Does the AlereTM rapid nucleic acid amplification near patient test for Influenza A and B, offer as sensitive and specific a result, compared to standard real time PCR?





Validating a regional model of Familial
Hypercholesterolaemia diagnostic and cascade 
testing






The clinical utility of a risk assessment tool
combining NEWS (National Early Warning Score) and 
mid-regional pro-adrenomedullin (MR-proADM) for 
the disposition planning of acutely ill patients


Clinical performance evaluation of the Idylla™ 
NRAS-BRAF Mutation Test







Rapid testing for carbapenamase producing enterobacteriaceae





A new diagnostic test for acute exacerbation of COPD

New publication

Clinical performance and economic evaluations of the Alere™ i Influenza A&B
This first prospective study of the Alere™ i NPT using throat swabs demonstrates high specificity, high PPV during seasonal epidemics, and rapid result availability which could lead to substantial cost savings. Journal of Hospital Infection.