TEG (POCT)

Laboratory Information

Test Name TEG (POCT)
Synonyms Thrombelastograph

Specimen Collection

Specimen Collection Protocols Remove 6 times the volume of the catheter as waste prior to collection of the sample.
Patient Specimen 1 mL whole blood in a plain syringe.
Minimum Volume 1 mL

Test Information

Department POCT
Test Availability Mon - Sun, 24hrs
Laboratory Testing Time 30 minutes
Method Haemoscope Thrombelastograph
Reference Interval

R: 4-9 mins, K: 1 - 3 mins, Angle: 59-74 degress, MA: 55-74 mm

Uncertainty Of Measurement R ± 0.6@ 0.8, ±0.0 a@ 1.4; K ±0.2@ 0.8, ±0.8 @1.2; Angle ±4.8@ 83.0, ± 6.8@74.6; MA ± 610.8 @ 49.6 ± 8.2 @34.8