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Existing MCI screening tools result in more than 7% false-negative error rate, study finds

Existing MCI screening tools result in more than 7% false-negative error rate, study finds

Better education for patients, doctors on disease symptoms may help reduce leprosy in Brazil

Better education for patients, doctors on disease symptoms may help reduce leprosy in Brazil

New portable device with hand-held probe could help reduce unnecessary thyroid cancer surgery

New portable device with hand-held probe could help reduce unnecessary thyroid cancer surgery

Researchers develop fine-scale global map of Zika virus transmission

Researchers develop fine-scale global map of Zika virus transmission

World sleep day tackles poor sleep due to nocturia

World sleep day tackles poor sleep due to nocturia

Frontotemporal dementia often misdiagnosed as Alzheimer’s disease in many patients

Frontotemporal dementia often misdiagnosed as Alzheimer’s disease in many patients

Multimodal MRI recommended to prevent brain mass misdiagnosis

Multimodal MRI recommended to prevent brain mass misdiagnosis

Study reveals new clue to possible misdiagnosis of Alzheimer's disease

Study reveals new clue to possible misdiagnosis of Alzheimer's disease

Failure to accurately assess optic nerve drives IIH overdiagnosis

Failure to accurately assess optic nerve drives IIH overdiagnosis

New tool may help diagnose and treat Parkinson's disease in early stages

New tool may help diagnose and treat Parkinson's disease in early stages

Sphere Medical to exhibit new patient dedicated blood gas analyser at Lage Landen Congres

Sphere Medical to exhibit new patient dedicated blood gas analyser at Lage Landen Congres

New research shows siblings of children with food allergies have sensitivity, but not true allergy

New research shows siblings of children with food allergies have sensitivity, but not true allergy

Study: Blackouts, near drownings linked to sudden death risk

Study: Blackouts, near drownings linked to sudden death risk

Researchers call on NICE, RCOG to update guidelines for diagnosing early miscarriage

Researchers call on NICE, RCOG to update guidelines for diagnosing early miscarriage

VEGF family biomarkers ‘promising’ tools for pulmonary hypertension diagnosis

VEGF family biomarkers ‘promising’ tools for pulmonary hypertension diagnosis

Struggling to live with lung cancer

Struggling to live with lung cancer

Journal of Medical Regulation publishes 2014 census of U.S. physician workforce

Journal of Medical Regulation publishes 2014 census of U.S. physician workforce

New report highlights need for accurate diagnosis and management of bipolar I disorder

New report highlights need for accurate diagnosis and management of bipolar I disorder

Findings may lead to more accurate diagnostic test, possible vaccine for oral and genital herpes

Findings may lead to more accurate diagnostic test, possible vaccine for oral and genital herpes

Sphere Medical publishes white paper discussing areas where Proxima mitigates sources of pre-analytical errors

Sphere Medical publishes white paper discussing areas where Proxima mitigates sources of pre-analytical errors