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By James Nichols, Carol Rauch, Michael Laposata

As with different volumes within the Diagnostic criteria of Care sequence, medical Chemistry focuses particularly on knowing power difficulties and resources of blunders in administration of the scientific chemistry trying out techniques, tips on how to expect and stay away from such difficulties, and the way to regulate them in the event that they ensue. The discussions are concise, useful, particular, and problem-based so the publication without delay addresses the events and concerns confronted by way of the scientific pathologist or different supervisor or employees member of the chemistry staff. dialogue of every challenge is augmented through a case dialogue giving a real-world instance of the way the problem can happen and the way it may be successfully handled via the executive. The objective is to help the pathologist, supervisor or technologist in offering the top attainable caliber of care and potent, well timed session to the scientific employees.

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Indd 19 12/09/13 6:39 PM 20 2. Core Chemistry basic metabolic panel, and finally two plain red-stoppered tubes for additional chemistries if required. Upon arrival at the ED, the samples are delivered to the stat laboratory while the patient is moved into one of the trauma rooms. Within 5 minutes, the laboratory technologist calls the ED indicating that the potassium is elevated but the sample is not hemolyzed. Ionized calcium is decreased and coagulation tests are prolonged. The technologist suggests re-collecting the specimens.

Upon investigation, the rate of hemolysis from the ED was 5 times that of other inpatient units. The problem coincided with a change in the flexible catheter that was implemented in the ambulance and ED. This catheter is made from a plastic that is firm at room temperature allowing for easy line insertion, but becomes flexible at body temperature for increased patient comfort. The ED has a practice of collecting specimens through indwelling catheters whenever they are available to avoid additional patient needlesticks.

If controls at two different concentrations both fail their target ranges and in the same direction of the mean, then the operator of that instrument needs to stop the analysis and troubleshoot the cause of the control failure. , a 2 standard deviation limit. Control results outside of 3 standard deviations are less likely, representing a 1:100 chance of being random error, rather than a true deviation. The failure of two controls outside of 2 and 3 standard deviations, both on the same side of the control mean, should signal the operator that there is a system failure.

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