February 2016 Cheat Sheet

Dr. Andrew Goodwin asked about monitoring UFH when in vivo hemolysis is present.

How to test for the effects of lipemia on coagulation specimen results.

Jennifer Watson asks about a patient on heparin whose anti-Xa result is zero despite increasing heparin doses.

George asks about using the INR in the Model for end-stage liver disease (MELD) formula.

George wonders how to calculate PT % activity.

Donna Lawler inquires about ADAMTS13 methods.

Maria Cordova asks about computing the DRVVT divisor.