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Our September 2022 Quick Question stem was, "You collect blood for a heparin assay. How soon must...
Sep 30, 2022 12:03pm
I received this question on September 15. Hello George, I hope this message finds you in good...
Sep 20, 2022 4:55pm
George Fritsma and guest speaker Karen Moser, MD, Medical Director of the Hemostasis and Thrombosis...
Sep 19, 2022 9:15am
George Fritsma and guest speaker Brandon Michael Henry, MD, Investigative Pathologist at the...
Sep 19, 2022 2:00am
Sep 30, 2022 12:03pm
Our September 2022 Quick Question stem was, "You collect blood for a heparin assay. How soon must you centrifuge the specimen?" Answers from our 39 respondents:
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Sep 20, 2022 4:55pm
I received this question on September 15. Hello George, I hope this message finds you in good health.  I am Carolina Vilchez, an Adjunct Professor at Rutgers-SHP, and a Clinical Educator at The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ. I was wondering if you would kindly answer a few questions about coagulation blood sample collection and management. 
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Sep 19, 2022 9:15am
George Fritsma and guest speaker Karen Moser, MD, Medical Director of the Hemostasis and Thrombosis Laboratory at ARUP Laboratories and Associate Professor of Pathology at
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Sep 19, 2022 2:00am
George Fritsma and guest speaker Brandon Michael Henry, MD, Investigative Pathologist at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, and Chair of the International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine SARS-CoV-2 Variants Working Group, discuss COVID-19 pathophysiology, elucidating the mechanisms driving COVID-19 associated coagulopathy, immunopathology, and multi-organ injury in a three-part "Coag Conversation" sponsored by BioMedica Diagnostics, Inc.: What Have We Learned About Inflammation and Thrombosis Since the COVID-19 Outbreak?
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