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Testing - The Future

Putting Patients First – to screen or not to screen?
Despite evident benefits in population screening, such programmes are slow to develop.more

On the role of the Pharmacist in Near Patient Testing with In Vitro Diagnostics
Practical issues surrounding the tests available for Near Patient Testing more

In vitro diagnostics in the next five years - A personal look to the future
Doris-Ann Williams Director General of BIVDA takes a personal view of the future of diagnostics. Article published in Clinical Laboratory International (CLI) September 2002. more

Pharmacogenomics - 21st Century IVDs.
In the USA alone, one hundred billion dollars, or around ten percent of the health care budget, is spent on drugs. more

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26 May 2009  admin
National Pathology Week
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In 2009 NPW will run from 2nd - 8th November see website for details

23 October 2007  host
Guidelines for EQA Scheme organisers
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in the management of problems with EQA performance of In Vitro Diagnostic medical decices Drafted for Joint Working Group on Quality Assurance by BIVDA/EQA Forum
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23 October 2007  host
Cardiac Troponin: A marker of myocardial injury for the new millennium
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The management of heart disease in the UK – Current Profile
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23 October 2007  host
Diagnostic Testing in Primary Care - Probably the Best Kept Secret in the NHS
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Article written for BIVDA by Bill Cunningham for publication in Practice Manager, September 2002
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23 October 2007  host
Independent review of NHS pathology services -response from industry
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BIVDA provides a response to the review panel on behalf of suppliers of in vitro diagnostics to the NHS:
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23 October 2007  host
Getting Ahead of the Curve – A Strategy for Combating Infectious Disease
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A View on the report published by the Chief Medical Officer in December 2001 by John Bagshaw, bioMerieux
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23 October 2007  host
Point of Care Testing – the Next Step?
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MLW / BIVDA discussion panel Chaired by Chris Price and sponsored by Tim Loughton MP
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