Monthly Archives: August 2013

Ten (10) Reasons Why Patients Visit the Doctor

August 26th, 2013 (No Comments)

Here are the top ten (10) reasons why patients visit the doctor as observed by MDC-Atlanta: 1. Headaches and debilitating musculo-skeletal Pain 2. Acute Injury due to trauma 3. Acute infection, i.e. cold, flu, bronchitis, sinusitis, pneumonia, gastroenteritis, urinary tract infection, sexually transmitted infections, etc 4) Abnormal skin lesion, i.e. rash, abnormal growth on skin, […]

Assurance in Accuracy of Pap Smear and Diagnostic Laboratory Medicine at MDC

August 24th, 2013 (No Comments)

GET p16/Ki67 TESTED WITH ANY ABNORMAL PAP TO INCREASE SENSITIVITY BY 91%, click here Typically, when a patient visits a clinician for laboratory medicine evaluation, i.e. pap smear, cellular or tissue biopsy, blood or body fluid testing, the medical laboratory that receives the sample is relatively dependent on the clinical office staff, non-laboratory staff member […]

August 22nd, 2013 (No Comments)