Readers of this blog presumable like laboratory medicine. If you also like listening to podcasts, check out Lab Medicine’s podcast series on iTunes.
In the most recent edition of Lab Medicine’s podcast series, Dr. Alex Thurman discusses signet rings and their significance in body fluids.
In case you’ve missed it, here is the table of contents for the current issue of Lab Medicine. New articles are uploaded regularly, so be sure to check back often.
Theoretical knowledge helps troubleshoot wonky results, but unfortunately that knowledge is easy to forget if it’s not used every day. If you’ve worked the chemistry bench long enough to have forgotten some of theory behind the analytes, check out this series of articles to refresh your memory.
In the latest edition of our podcast series, Dr. Alex Thurman walks listeners through diagnosing a new acute leukemia in the middle of the night.
Recently Dr. Nate Ledeboer from the University of Wisconsin talked with Lab Medicine about the clinical applications of MALDI-TOF in the clinical microbiology laboratory. The first podcast discusses anaerobic identification and the second discusses the identification of mycobacteria and fungi.