Aio! is a new Finnish diagnostic method for rapidly diagnosing an acute myocardial infarct when a patient with chest pains arrives at the hospital or consults a doctor.
The diagnostic system Aio! has been developed by Innotrac Diagnostics Oy with the goal of rapidly and accurately identifying in a patient-friendly way the markers secreted into the blood in connection with a myocardial infract. On the basis of the test result, the patient suffering from a myocardial infract can immediately be directed to receive the right kind of treatment.
"The key benefits of Aio! are its rapidity, reliability and convenience. We have developed dry chemistry to identify the compounds that indicate the disease. The test can be taken from whole blood, plasma or serum. The test results obtained through this rapid method of testing are as reliable as those obtained through central laboratory analyses. The disease can thus be diagnosed and its advancement can be monitored while electrocardiogram analysis is performed. If no markers indicating a myocardial infarct are found, the doctor can start to look for other reasons for the symptoms without delay," Managing Director Antti Iitiä of Innotrac Diagnostics Oy states.
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