Tori Rodriguez, MA, LPC

Most Recent Articles by Tori Rodriguez, MA, LPC

Point-of-Care Test for Active Hepatitis C Virus Infection

Point-of-Care Test for Active Hepatitis C Virus Infection

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Point-of-care test was found to have high sensitivity and specificity for detecting HCV RNA in both capillary whole-blood samples collected by finger stick and in plasma samples collected by venipuncture.

Advances in Point-of-Care Testing and Tips for Clinicians

Advances in Point-of-Care Testing and Tips for Clinicians

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An expert interview on recent developments in molecular point-of-care and near-patient testing for infectious diseases.

Predicting Cardiovascular Outcomes in Liver Transplant Candidates

Predicting Cardiovascular Outcomes in Liver Transplant Candidates

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Dobutamine stress perfusion echocardiography can detect microvascular perfusion abnormalities that predict cardiovascular outcomes in candidates for liver transplantation.

HIV Transmission Through Breastfeeding: New Review and Expert Interview

HIV Transmission Through Breastfeeding: New Review and Expert Interview

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Mother-to-child HIV transmission rates are low in the presence of antiretroviral therapy but increase once ART stops at 6 months postpartum.

DAA Treatment Combo for HCV Improves Patient-Reported Outcomes

DAA Treatment Combo for HCV Improves Patient-Reported Outcomes

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An investigational direct-acting antiviral treatment combination improves patient-reported outcomes in addition to sustained virologic response in patients with HCV, especially patients with cirrhosis.

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