Mechanical endpoint clotting mechanism which is monitored optically via LED sensors.
Emergency room patients that are being evaluated with stroke protocol.
Reference range may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results
* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.
Sample must be collected in a manner that prevents contamination with tissue thromboplastin, indwelling intravenous solutions or alcohol cleaning solutions that interfere with coagulation assays. Use of the glass collection tube is prohibited. Specimen are Hemolyzed, clotted or partially clotted, presence of unexpected anticoagulant should to be used for testing
Dependent on patient's coagulation status, analyzer reports up to 500 seconds.