Tag: Infection

High-Throughput Urinary Testing: More Data, More Problems?

High-Throughput Urinary Testing: More Data, More Problems?

New technology is coming to UTI diagnosis and may lead to big improvements in the lives of millions of patients, But are these new tests worth the hype (and cost)?

Fever; good for more than just a day home from school

Fever; good for more than just a day home from school

“Mom, I think I have a fever,” was the sure fire way to stay home from school as a young child.  One such instance, my mom put her hand to my forehead and told me to go get ready for school. I walked away wondering…