capillary blood sample

capillary blood sample

a nursing intervention from the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) defined as obtaining an arteriovenous sample from a peripheral body site, such as the heel, finger, or other transcutaneous site. See also Nursing Interventions Classification.
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The determination [beta]-HBA within 5 seconds with 10 [micro]L of capillary blood sample has been reported.
It can be operated using just a capillary blood sample, making it especially useful in remote health clinics.
capillary blood sample (commonly taken from a heelstick)
Immediately following the venous sample, a 40 [micro]L capillary blood sample was obtained via fingerstick and analyzed for TC, HDL, BG, and TC/HDL risk ratio using the CC according to previously validated methods (22).
The revolutionary device is designed for drawing blood from fingertips in a nearly painless manner for glucose testing by using a laser beam that penetrates the skin to obtain a capillary blood sample, replacing the need for traditional steel lancets that tear the skin.
It's easier to get a capillary blood sample from the tip of a child's finger than from their arm.
The chip can be used directly by a patient to leave a capillary blood sample straight from a finger prick.
The revolutionary device uses a laser beam that penetrates the skin to obtain a capillary blood sample, avoiding the need for traditional steel lancets that break the skin.
Donors are initially tested using a capillary blood sample and copper sulphate solution.
Critically ill patients, however, can present with extreme physiological variables that might cause the capillary blood sample (finger stick) normally drawn for these blood glucose monitors to be inadequate, resulting in inaccurate glucose values.
Male volunteers were asked to participate in the study, which included collection of three samples in this order: venous blood, a self-collected capillary blood sample into a BTS, and a professionally collected capillary blood sample into a BTS.
Contract notice: Supply of test for determining the inr with capillary blood sample destined to dependent centers of integrated management of soria (primary care management and ~santa barbara~ hospital) strips, including in it all the elements specified in point 1 of the technical specification.