near patient testing


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near patient testing

The preferred UK term for point-of-care testing, which consists of imaging, blood and other tests in or adjacent to clinical areas, to reduce patient movement around the health centre/hospital. Disadvantages include training of nursing staff, as well as calibration and maintenance of small machines vs. the economies of scale of central laboratories.
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The Near Patient Testing plant is a part of Bayer Diagnostics in Tarrytown, N.Y., which is owed by Bayer.
Near Patient Testing Division Roche Diagnostics GmbH D-68163 Mannheim, Germany
NHS Arden and GEM CSU on behalf of Mansfield and Ashfield CCG and Newark and Sherwood CCG issue a Prior Information Notice regarding our intention to undertake a competitive Procurement via the Official Journal of the European Union for the provision of Near Patient Testing Products, consumables and associated support services.
The microINR system showcases iLine Microsystems expertise in hemostasis by employing LOC technology and applying microfluidics in the POC PT/INR testing space for both near patient testing and patient self-testing, said Frost & Sullivan Senior Industry Analyst Divyaa Ravishankar.
The Critical Care Testing Division (formerly Electrolyte/ Blood Gas Division) of AACC announces the availability of the Proceedings from the 17th International Symposium, The Confluence of Critical Care Analysis and Near Patient Testing. This Symposium was held June 4-7, 1998, in Nice, France and was cosponsored by the Electrolyte/ Blood Gas Division, the French Society of Clinical Biochemistry, and the Japan Society of Clinical Chemistry.
Health Minister Edwin Poots today visited the Quality, Improvement and Innovation Centre at the Ulster Hospital to see their technology development of U-Tell: Near Patient Testing for Anticoagulation Therapy.
Laboratory and near patient testing for cardiac markers.
The RAMP enabling platform is a portable scanning fluorescence quantitative analysis platform for near patient testing that enables rapid and robust quantitative results.