Premier Diagnostic Health Services Inc.

Premier Diagnostic Health Services Inc.

January 27, 2011 09:30 ET

Premier Diagnostic Health Services Inc.: The Centre for Advanced Diagnostics Reports an Increase in Patient Visits

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 27, 2011) -


Premier Diagnostic Health Services Inc. (CNSX:PDH) is pleased to report that its Centre for Advanced Diagnostics in Burnaby has consistently increased the number of PET-CT scans performed for cancer patients over the last three months, with a 50% monthly increase in scans in January. 

"Our focused efforts on a proactive marketing campaign and a favourable reaction from patients and physicians to our patient-friendly clinic is building awareness, and attracting patients," says Ian Turner, COO the Centre for Advanced Diagnostics.

The Centre for Advanced Diagnostics utilizes PET-CT Scanning, the gold standard in diagnostic imaging, for the early and accurate detection of cancer. Positron Emission Tomography, or PET, may reveal abnormalities or tumours that would otherwise go undetected. The CT scan provides a detailed picture of the internal anatomy that pinpoints the exact location, size and shape of abnormal cancerous growths. Together they help physicians diagnose, treat, and monitor their cancer patients. For further information, please visit or call the clinic at 604-678-9274.

Except for historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially. More detailed information about potential factors that could affect financial results is included in the documents filed from time to time with the Canadian securities regulatory authorities by Premier.

About Premier Diagnostic Health Services Inc. ("PDH")

As leaders in advanced health and education with the international medical community, PDH is rolling out its global strategy of establishing a network of Centres for Advanced Diagnostics in Canada and China. By utilizing the most advanced medical diagnostic imaging technology available, PDH is uniquely positioned to deliver continued innovation, growth and profitability.

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