Most of the patients worked up for urolithiasis routinely undergo additional evaluation such as urinalysis
prior to CT scanning.
published in 2009, using a urinalysis
analyzer for body fluid testing demonstrated excellent correlation with the manual hemacytometer method.
Because typical biologic measures of the urinalysis
are interval or ratio data, readers need this information to understand why data were ordinal and not ratio data.
This new policy assures that everyone in the command is tested at least once a year, and urinalysis
results will be posted privately on the Intranet and be available within a few days after testing.
screening in Korea: prevalence of chronic renal disease.
Otherwise, routine urinalysis
leads to unnecessary evaluations and parental concern.
Many labs conclude that the benefit of upgrading a urinalysis
workstation will offset the space required.
John Kershaw, president and chief executive officer of Sysmex America, said that the company is pleased to partner with Novation in its efforts to offer member-laboratories an automated urinalysis
solution that enhances present on admission UTI screening capability.
Finally, screening large populations of children with urinalysis
to detect diabetes has never been shown to be of value.
Hemocytometer counts had a significantly higher sensitivity than urinalysis
A laminated bench aid, Urinalysis
Wallchart (GP16-A3 Wall), providing images of identifiable microscopic entities seen in urine sediment, is also available for purchase.
With a growing demand for urinalysis
in microbiology, it is no wonder that the industry is shifting toward automated urinalysis