Lipids in Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease (ASCVD) Risk Assessment and Management
Recently, there has been increased discussion around non-fasting cholesterol testing. This is an appropriate dialogue because testing needs to be convenient and easy to help facilitate patient compliance. However; it is important that non-fasting cholesterol testing is appropriate for the clinical circumstances in which it is to be used.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is a chronic disease impacting nearly 1.2 million Americans.1 Developments in treatment, such as biologics, have greatly improved quality of life for patients and advancements in laboratory testing are helping to support diagnosis and optimize therapy. LabCorp offers leading expertise and comprehensive testing services to support physicians in the management of IBD patients.
M3 Checklist: Multi-Condition Mental Health Screening Tool
It's more common than most realize
Mental illness is a common health issue that needs to be treated as seriously as physical illnesses. Nationally-recognized, peer-reviewed and clinically validated, M3 Checklist – now offered exclusively through LabCorp – compiles and evaluates a patient’s potential for mood and anxiety symptoms using a secure web-based tool.
QuantiFERON (QFT) is an interferon-γ release assay (IGRA) that aids in the evaluation of tuberculosis (TB) infections (latent or active)1 and is recommended by the CDC as an alternative to the tuberculin skin test (TST) in certain situations. This modern alternative offers improved performance and quicker results.