Urine Glucose/Ketone Reagent Tests
Researchers from the the Imperial College London, Newcastle University, and Aberystwyth University have developed a urine test that can indicate how healthy a person's diet is, according to a study published in the Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology.
In a final rule relating to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), a patient or their personal representative can access their completed test reports directly from the laboratory.
A rapid and sensitive assay requiring no special equipment can detect Chlamydia trachomatis directly from urine samples with high accuracy.
Normal stress can induce sodium retention, and a urine test can be used to identify those who may be at increased risk for cardiovascular disease.
Primary care practitioners (PCPs) using electronic health records (EHRs) are susceptible to information overload and feel that the EHR notification system makes it possible to miss test results