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May 06, 2014

Point-of-Care Diagnostics

Point-of-care (POC) tests are leading to an observable diagnostics market shift. The worldwide market for POC testing is valued at $15–17 billion with a 10% annual growth rate. (For more on POC testing, click here.)

Which do you consider the major advantage of POC testing?

Done in an environment close to the patient
Fast turnaround time
Potentially less costly due to fewer hands involved
All of the above

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