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Test Directory -  POCT Index

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Test Name Sample Type Container Analyser
ACT Venous whole blood Plastic syringe Hemochron Signature Elite
Bilirubin Heel-prick Bilimeter capillary tube Bilimeter 3
Blood Gases Venous/arterial/capillary whole blood

Heparinised blood gas syringe/glass capillary tube

Cobas b221
Fibronectin

Cervico-vaginal swab

Supplied specimen collection kit

TLi IQ Analyser

Glucose Finger-prick None required Abbott Xceed Pro Meter
Haemoglobin Finger-prick None required HemoCue 201+
HbA1c Finger-prick None required Afinion AS100 Analyser
INR/Prothrombin Time Finger-prick None required Coaguchek XS Plus/Pro
Ketones Finger-prick None required Abbott Xceed Pro Meter
Oxygen Saturations

Arterial/venous whole blood

Heparinised blood gas syringe

IL OPL GEM
Urinalysis Random/early morning urine Plain white topped universal/bedpan Clinitek Status
Urine hCG Random/early morning urine Plain white topped universal/bedpan Clinitek Status

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