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International Primary Care Association

Clinical Focus Volume 1 N3

Point of Care Testing: Opportunity or Threat


Point-of-care testing involves a range of tests within pathology and has been highlighted as an area of importance for service development. However, in moving testing away from the carefully managed environment of the central laboratory it is essential to ensure that quality of service is maintained. Provided this is achieved, Point-of-care testing has the potential to bring about improvements in clinical care.

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  • Authors: RM Ayling & S Moreton
  • Keywords: Pathology, primary care, quality control.
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