World Meningitis Day 2019

April 24, 2019 is World Meningitis Day—24 hours devoted to raising global awareness about a dangerous infectious disease that can affect anyone.

When it comes to meningitis, every minute counts.

April 24th is World Meningitis Day—24 hours devoted to raising awareness about how meningitis strikes quickly, causes severe complications, and can affect anyone.

When it comes to diagnosing meningitis, fast answers can save lives. The BioFire® FilmArray® Meningitis/Encephalitis (ME) Panel rapidly tests for a broad range of targets commonly associated with central nervous system infections.

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There is power in a fast, comprehensive result.

Quickly ruling in—and ruling out—possible causes of meningitis can facilitate better patient management. Dr. Kristin Assad, neurohospitalist at TriStar Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, describes how the BioFire ME Panel helped her diagnose a critically ill patient.

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The BioFire ME Panel tests for 14 pathogens in about an hour.