International Journal of Critical Illness and Injury Science

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: 2014  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 200--208

Academic college of emergency experts in India俟Q製 indo-us joint working group and opus12 foundation consensus statement on creating a coordinated, multi-disciplinary, patient-centered, global point-of-care biomarker discovery network


Stanislaw P Stawicki1, Jill C Stoltzfus2, Praveen Aggarwal3, Sanjeev Bhoi3, Shashi Bhatt4, OP Kalra5, Ashish Bhalla6, Brian A Hoey7, Sagar C Galwankar8, Lorenzo Paladino9, Thomas J Papadimos10 
1 Department of Research and Innovation, Research Institute, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania; OPUS 12 Foundation Global, Columbus, USA
2 Department of Research and Innovation; Research Institute, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
3 Department of Emergency Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
4 Department of Anesthesiology, University of Toledo, College of Medicine, Toledo, USA
5 Department of Medicine, University College of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
6 Department of Internal Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
7 OPUS 12 Foundation Global, Columbus, USA; Department of Surgery, St Luke's University Health Network, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
8 OPUS 12 Foundation Global, Columbus; Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Florida and Winter Haven Hospital, Florida, USA
9 Department of Emergency Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Long Island College Hospital, New York, USA
10 OPUS 12 Foundation Global, Columbus; Department of Anesthesiology, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio, USA

Correspondence Address:
Stanislaw P Stawicki
Department of Research and Innovation, St Luke俟Q製 University Health Network, 801 Ostrum Street, NW2 Administration, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015

Biomarker science brings great promise to clinical medicine. This is especially true in the era of technology miniaturization, rapid dissemination of knowledge, and point-of-care (POC) implementation of novel diagnostics. Despite this tremendous progress, the journey from a candidate biomarker to a scientifically validated biomarker continues to be an arduous one. In addition to substantial financial resources, biomarker research requires considerable expertise and a multidisciplinary approach. Investigational designs must also be taken into account, with the randomized controlled trial remaining the 非Q蜢old standard非Q. The authors present a condensed overview of biomarker science and associated investigational methods, followed by specific examples from clinical areas where biomarker development and/or implementation resulted in tangible enhancements in patient care. This manuscript also serves as a call to arms for the establishment of a truly global, well-coordinated infrastructure dedicated to biomarker research and development, with focus on delivery of the latest discoveries directly to the patient via point-of-care technology.


How to cite this article:
Stawicki SP, Stoltzfus JC, Aggarwal P, Bhoi S, Bhatt S, Kalra O P, Bhalla A, Hoey BA, Galwankar SC, Paladino L, Papadimos TJ. Academic college of emergency experts in India's indo-us joint working group and opus12 foundation consensus statement on creating a coordinated, multi-disciplinary, patient-centered, global point-of-care biomarker discovery network.Int J Crit Illn Inj Sci 2014;4:200-208


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Stawicki SP, Stoltzfus JC, Aggarwal P, Bhoi S, Bhatt S, Kalra O P, Bhalla A, Hoey BA, Galwankar SC, Paladino L, Papadimos TJ. Academic college of emergency experts in India's indo-us joint working group and opus12 foundation consensus statement on creating a coordinated, multi-disciplinary, patient-centered, global point-of-care biomarker discovery network. Int J Crit Illn Inj Sci [serial online] 2014 [cited 2019 Nov 14 ];4:200-208
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