In this Q-Probes study, we again reassessed the normative rates of mislabeled
blood bank specimens and WBIT to determine whether or not this rate has diminished, and again examined practices, in particular the use of bar coding, that we thought might contribute to diminished rates.
In our laboratory, the baseline measure of samples mislabeled
in the preanalytic stages of testing was approximately 1/10 000, lower than those noted above (4, 7, 8).
Of the 381 infants who were avoiding cow's milk for fear of allergy, 138 were diagnosed with true cow's milk allergy, while the remaining 243 infants were in fact mislabeled
Oceana's study targeted fish with regional significance as well as those found to be frequently mislabeled
in previous studies such as red snapper, cod, tuna and wild salmon.
According to Benoit Hamon, the French deputy minister in charge of consumer affairs, Spanghero mislabeled
Romanian horsemeat as beef.
Janet Johnson, Director of Nursing Informatics, who led the implementation, reported, "We had no mislabeled
specimens in any of the areas using barcode specimen collection the very first month after go-live.
The very best of surgeons, unaware that they are relying on a mislabeled
biopsy from another patient, due to an error in misidentifying the patient or the tissue sample, routinely proceeds with even the most complicated surgery in total reliance on the biopsy report, which was performed by and, which they received from a pathologist who, more often than not, they do not know, and, in some cases, if they knew the identity of the pathologist, might want a second biopsy performed before they proceeded with surgery, regardless of however complicated or simple the surgery to be performed might be.
It looks like another conservative media outlet has mislabeled
disgraced Republican Mark Foley as a Democrat.
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Wiley, USDA's chief chemist, a spirited crusader against adulterated and mislabeled
The investigation into the grapes mislabeled
by Ralphs Grocery Co.
Yep, you guessed it: a frontside air mislabeled
a "frontside indy.