Diagnostics

Spinal Muscular Atrophy: Newborn Screening Promises Benefits

Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care | April6th,2020
The earliest possible diagnosis and treatment of infantile SMA through newborn screening leads to better motor development and less need for permanent ventilation, as well as fewer deaths

New CT Scoring Criteria for Diagnosis of COVID-19

American Roentgen Ray Society | April1st,2020
Updated CT scoring criteria from AJR considers both lobe involvement and changes in CT findings to quantitatively and accurately evaluate the progression of COVID-19 pneumonia