When compared to elderly men with atrial fibrillation, elderly women with AF have a significantly elevated risk for stroke. This increased risk occurs regardless of warfarin use, according to a new study published in JAMA. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News) read more..
Plus Diagnostics opening lab in Houston
Plus Diagnostics will open a new laboratory in Houston as part of the company’s national expansion.The new lab, located at 9150 S. Main St., is slated to open May 10.The new facility offers customized diagnostic testing and consultative services to the gastroenterology and urology specialties, with plans to expand into dermatology and women’s health.It will serve physicians and medical specialists across the Southwest region.In addition, the lab will offer molecular diagnostic services... (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines) read more..