AHRQ Podcast Focuses on Knowing Your Lab Numbers

AHRQ’s latest Healthcare 411 audio podcast (Reference: “Lab Tests,” June 6, 2007) features AHRQ Director Carolyn Clancy, M.D. discussing the importance of common blood tests and other screening tests. Lab tests can help monitor the effectiveness or possible adverse effects of some medicines. You can listen to the audio program directly through your computer if it has a sound card and speakers and can play MP3 audio files, or you can download it to a portable audio device. In any case, you will be able to listen at your convenience.