Category: Clia Kits

August 16, 2020

Establishment of reference intervals for pediatric complete capillary blood counts: A multicenter study in Beijing

Introduction: clinical reference intervals represent the normal range of clinical parameters to distinguish between healthy and sick people, and they showed some variation among different populations. Many still lack a reference interval for the population of children in China. Thus, the purpose of this study was to develop and validate a pediatric reference intervals for capillary blood cell count. Methods: A total of 9942 children […]

August 16, 2020

[Effect of otitis media with effusion on vestibular function in children: a pilot study]

Objective: To determine the effect of otitis media with effusion (OME) on vestibular function in children. Methods: A total of 57 patients diagnosed with OME were collected and treated with grommet insertion and return to our hospital two weeks later. Sixty children were also included as a control group. Bones do vestibular myogenic evoked potentials (VEMP) and head of Video impulses (vHIT) performed with either […]

August 16, 2020

[Suspected cardiac amyloidosis – diagnostic steps for evaluation]

cardiac amyloidosis is a rare cause of cardiomyopathy, however, it is part of an underlying systemic disease is diagnosed. To transthyretin (ATTR) amyloidosis, which is caused by the deposition of one folded transthyretin, either as wild type (wtATTR) or mutated (mattr) form, novel treatment options based on recent evidence was shown to reduce the progression of the disease and hospitalization rates for heart failure , […]

August 16, 2020

Depressive and anxiety symptomatology among people with asthma or atopic dermatitis: a population-based investigation using the UK Biobank data

This study investigated the relationship of depression and anxiety symptomatology (DAS) with asthma and atopic dermatitis (AD) diagnosis during mid-adulthood. This study used data from 502 641 participants in the UK Biobank. Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio (NLRs) of patients with asthma and AD are calculated and evaluated in relation to the DAS, measured through the Patient Health Questionnaire-4 (PHQ-4). The age of onset of asthma […]