Laboratory Medicine in India: An Issue of Clinics in Laboratory Medicine

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2012-07-01
  • Publisher: SAUNDERS W B CO

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This issue of Clinics in Laboratory Medicine on the topic of Laboratory Medicine in India will be Guest Edited by Tester F. Ashavaid, PhD, FACB, CSCi, and include the following article topics: Tuberculosis; Malaria; STIs and Dengue; Visceral Leishmaniasis; Neglected Tropical Diseases; Hepatitis; HIV; Diabetes; Cardiovascular diseases; Stroke; HPV / Cervical screening; Multiple congenital anomalies; Down Syndrome/Thalessemia; Muscle dystrophy; Spinal muscular atrophy; Wilson Disease; Hemophilia; National and International Accreditation; Blood Banking regulations; Distant Testing; Clinical Trials; Medical Tourism; International Reference labs; and Diagnostics in diet.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. xv
Diagnostics in Infectious Diseases
Tuberculosis: Laboratory Diagnosisp. 111
Host Responses in Malaria Disease Evaluated Through Nuclear Magnetic Resonance-Based Metabonomicsp. 129
Sexually Transmitted Infectionsp. 143
Viral Hepatitis in Indiap. 159
HIV Testing in Indiap. 175
Screening for Cervical Cancer and Human Papilloma Virus: Indian Contextp. 193
Diagnostics in Life Style Acquired Diseases
Type 2 Diabetes in Asian Indiansp. 207
Cardiovascular Disease in Indiap. 217
Diagnostics in Genetic Disorders
Down Syndrome in India-Diagnosis, Screening, and Prenatal Diagnosisp. 231
Hemoglobinopathies in India-Clinical and Laboratory Aspectsp. 249
Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Their Status in Indiap. 263
Regulation of Laboratories
Clinical Laboratory Accreditation in Indiap. 281
Blood Bank Regulations in Indiap. 293
Unique Business Opportunities
Distant Testing in Laboratory Hematology and Flow Cytometry-The Indian Experiencep. 301
Clinical Trials and Contract Research Organizations in Indiap. 315
Medical Tourism in Indiap. 321
International Reference Laboratoriesp. 327
Indexp. 341
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