Posts - Quick Question Archive

Dec 1, 2018 1:14pm
In follow-up to a December 1, 2018 post, Reference Lab Specimen Integrity, our December, 2018 Quick Question asks, "How do you manage a plasma that appears to have fibrin strands?" In case no answer matches your protocol, please provide a response below.
Dec 1, 2018 11:15am
Our November, 2018 Quick Question asked, "How do you measure aspirin response?" The question attracted a gratifying 71 answers to a relatively esoteric question. Here are the responses:
Oct 30, 2018 9:53am
For our October, 2018 Quick Question we asked, "For lupus anticoagulant testing, how do you express the DRVVT screen and confirm results?" Here are the answers from 36 respondents:
Oct 2, 2018 6:05am
Our September, 2018 Quick Question was a quiz with one correct answer addressing our knowledge of the coagulation cascade: Which coagulation factor is the first activated in the extrinsic pathway? With 144 responding, the answers were: Factor XII: 16 (11%) Factor IX: 9 (6%) Factor VII: 105 (73%) Prothrombin: 14 (10%)