Our December, 2018 Quick Question on specimen integrity drew 46 responses. The question was, "How do you manage a plasma that appears to have fibrin strands?" Here are the answers:
Posts - Specimen Management
Dec 30, 2018 12:55pm
Dec 1, 2018 1:14pm
In follow-up to a December 1, 2018 post, Reference Lab Specimen Integrity, our December, 2018 Quick Question asks, "How do you manage a plasma that appears to have fibrin strands?" In case no answer matches your protocol, please provide a response below.
Dec 1, 2018 10:50am
Hello George, I was referred to you by my current professor John Landis. I have a question regarding PT 's being performed in a reference lab setting.
Oct 26, 2018 7:28pm
On January 1, 2018, I posted the outcomes of our December, 2017 Quick Question, "When is the correct time to label blood specimen tubes?" Subsequent to this posting, Dennis Ernst, Dave McGlasson, and I co-authored an editorial, "Labeling tubes before collection threatens patient safety," in the Feb