blood sampling device

blood sampling device

A device used to prick the skin to obtain minute amounts of blood for measuring glucose or, less commonly, other analytes.
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G-MED's blood sampling device won the Technology and IT award, thanks to its use of a one-way valve that stops the patient being accidentally injected with fluid or gas while blood is being taken from an artery.
SAN FRANCISCO -- A new bedside blood sampling device called the ErythroSave significantly reduced the need for blood transfusions in premature infants during a small pilot study presented at the annual meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies.
Tokyo, Japan, Oct 25, 2005 - (JCNN) - Sanwa Kagaku Kenkyusho, a subsidiary of Suzuken, will launch the Jentlet, a blood sampling device, the Jentlet Needle, a disposable needle, on October 26.
Microvolume blood sampling device with low hemolysis and high consistent yield of serum components Clin Chem 2001;47:182935.
The hospital indicated that only one type of spring-loaded capillary blood sampling device was used in its inpatient services; this device employs a disposable lancet to prick the skin and a disposable platform to stabilize the device on the finger and control the depth of the puncture.