Data Analytics Could Prevent Testing Bottlenecks During Future Pandemics
Breaking research demonstrates the efficacy of two data analytics-based strategies that clinical labs employed to meet COVID-19 testing demands during the height of the pandemic.
Clinical Laboratory Technician Shares Personal Journey and Experience with Burnout During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Burnout in healthcare is a constant problem, especially in overstressed clinical laboratories and anatomic pathology groups. To raise awareness about the plight of medical laboratory technicians (MLTs) and other frontline workers in the healthcare industry, a former lab tech recounted her experience during the COVID-19 pandemic that led to burnout and her departure from the lab profession during 2020-2021.
Caterpillars could replace some mammals in the study of disease
Researchers examine the feasibility of using caterpillars instead of mice for some clinical research
Review and meta-analysis suggests breathwork may be effective for improving stress and mental health
The findings of a study published in Scientific Reports suggest that practicing breathing exercises helps decrease stress and improve mental health.
Did people use mental health services more during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Researchers explored the utilization rates of mental health services among adults during the COVID-19 pandemic.
23andMe Genetic Testing Helps Reunite Texas Woman with Her Family after Being Abducted in 1971 as a Toddler
Clinical laboratory scientist who aided in the investigation compared DNA test results with publicly available genetic information
Brain structures could predict an person's predisposition to accidental awareness under anesthesia
The findings, just published in the journal Human Brain Mapping, could help identify individuals who may require higher than average doses of anesthetic.
Study Shows Huge Increase in Bloodstream Infections in Europe During First Two Years of COVID-19 Pandemic
Clinical laboratory data was key in identifying antibiotic-resistant bacteria responsible for surge in BSIs in hospitals and other healthcare facilities in 2020 and 2021
A New Way to Monitor Blood Flow in the Brain
The πNIRS technique could make life easier for doctors and patients worldwide
The impact of early life microbial colonization and respiratory diseases on the respiratory microbiome
Researchers reviewed the impact of the interactions between the respiratory microbiota and the immune system.
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