New COVID test shortages and delays evoke comparisons to earlier pandemic days … COVID long-haulers at risk for substantial kidney decline … Half of COVID survivors have at least 1 symptom a year later:...
Feds pledge 30 million more coronavirus tests for 2021
Dec 18, 2020
The additional allotment will allow officials to keep providing Abbott BinaxNow tests to skilled nursing facilities, assisted living communities, and other vulnerable groups through at least March, said...
Is your facility at risk?
Shridhara Alva Karinka, Ph.D.
Jun 16, 2014
Glucose test strips in vials do pose a risk of contamination within healthcare facilities. Why assume this risk when it is unnecessary and potentially dangerous? As with all products used in a patient’s...
Abbott Labs wrongly pushed Depakote for dementia care, will pay $1.5 billion
May 07, 2012
Abbott Laboratories has pleaded guilty and agreed to pay $1.5 billion over allegations that it promoted the anti-seizure drug Depakote for uses that were not approved by the Food and Drug Administration.