Creatinine and urea added to point-of-care test menu

Radiometer has announced the commercial launch of its CE-marked point-of-care tests for creatinine and urea, the latest additions to the ABL90 FLEX PLUS blood gas analyser’s test menu. The versatile ABL90 FLEX PLUS is the only compact blood gas analyser to offer such an extensive range of critical care parameters – blood gas, electrolytes, metabolites and co-oximetry.

It provides rapid analysis of 19 parameters from as little as 65 µL blood, with results available in just 35 seconds. A breakthrough for point-of-care testing, the newly extended panel is already benefiting patient care in emergency departments at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woolwich; University Hospital of Lewisham; Wexham Park Hospital, Slough; and Queen’s Hospital, Romford.

The addition of creatinine and urea to the ABL90 FLEX PLUS analyser’s test menu makes this device ideal for point-of-care testing, proving fast results that allow caregivers to make clinical decisions faster and more accurately. This enables a more proactive approach to treatment, helping to improve patient flow and reduce waiting times in emergency and critical care settings.

www.radiometer.co.uk

 

Other news

Upcoming Events

British Society for Haematology 59th Annual Scientific Meeting

SEC Glasgow
1-3 April 2019

Focus 2019

SEC Glasgow
1-3 May 2019

Respiratory Microbiology - A Day of Inspiration

Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon
16 May 2019

Clinical and Laboratory Haemostasis 2019

The Atrium Conference Centre, Sheffield Hallam University
5-6 June 2019

The Oxford Haematology in Obstetrics Postgraduate Course

St Edmund Hall, Queen's Lane, Oxford OX1 4AR
9-11 September 2019

Latest Issue

Pathology In Practice

Pathology In Practice

Feb 2019

Early disease detection: a collaborative approach

Register now to apply for regular copies of Pathology In Practice and free access to premium content, as well as our regular newsletters.