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.
Posts - Specimen Management
Dec 1, 2018 1:14pm
Dec 1, 2018 10:50am
Hello George, I was referred to you by my current professor John Landis. I have a question regarding PT 's being performed in a reference lab setting.
Oct 26, 2018 7:28pm
On January 1, 2018, I posted the outcomes of our December, 2017 Quick Question, "When is the correct time to label blood specimen tubes?" Subsequent to this posting, Dennis Ernst, Dave McGlasson, and I co-authored an editorial, "Labeling tubes before collection threatens patient safety," in the Feb
Aug 10, 2018 3:38pm
While visiting the University of Texas Medical Branch campus in Galveston, George had the opportunity to become acquainted with Mayukh Sarkar, PhD, Medical Laboratory Scientist in the Division of Hematopathology, Laboratory Services. Dr. Sarkar recently published Sarkar MK, Botz CM, Laposata M.