2016 Cheat Sheet

An additional entry describing an unexplained chronically elevated D-dimer.

A case of platelet clumping in citrate tubes in which the patient develops a true thrombocytopenia.

Ottawa Blood Disease Center DOAC survey.

Analyte Measurement Range, Clinical Reportable Range, and Linearity.

Dr. Larry Brace asks about the time interval after dialysis to perform a venipuncture.

A lengthy discussion of the cause and prevention of specimen hemolysis during IV starts with a request for participant anecdotes.

Quick question about hemolyzed specimen management.

How do "short draws" affect clot-based coagulation test results, and how much margin is acceptable?