Diagnostic Agents Resource Center

Click on the subcategory below to find drug monographs for that particular area.

12 Million Misdiagnoses Annually

New research in BMJ Quality & Safety reports that about 12 million adult patients are misdiagnosed each year in outpatient clinics.

Diabetes/Schizophrenia Dual Diagnosis

Dietary supervision may have driven the patient out of his facility.

Unnecessary Brain Scans for Headaches

Despite recommendations against routine headache neuroimaging, it is frequently ordered for patients suffering from headaches.

Focus: Multipurpose Reagent Tests

Nothing makes your practice easier than quickly scrolling through MPR's extensive database of Multipurpose Reagent Tests.

IBS Evaluation

Review this chart for quick information when you need it.

Discussing PSA with Patients

Discussion of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening should focus on current guidelines and emphasize shared decision making.

See You... Never?

Medical office staff need to understand which patients often miss their appointments and why.

New Video Capsule Endoscopy Device

The FDA has approved PillCam COLON, a novel video capsule endoscopy device to detect colon polyps.

News

First HPV Test for Primary Cervical Cancer Approved

The FDA has approved Roche's cobas HPV Test, the first human papillomavirus (HPV) DNA test for women ages >25 that can be used alone to help assess the need for additional diagnostic testing for cervical cancer.

Non-Invasive Blood Test to Detect Prostate Cancer

Beckman Coulter Diagnostics announced the launch of Prostate Health Index (phi), a non-invasive blood test for detecting prostate cancer.

Methylation-Specific Assay Can Detect Advanced Breast Cancer

A methylation-specific 10-gene panel can detect advanced breast cancer and reflects chemotherapy response.

Charts

Make prescribing decisions with our charts and treatment algorithms.

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