Blood Gas Analyzers

Diiulio, Renee
February 2009
Clinical Lab Products;Feb2009, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p16
Trade Publication
The article discusses the process of obtaining results of blood gas analysis, known as arterial blood gas analysis. It explains the frequency with which blood gases are ordered and the processing of the test on an analyzer in a central laboratory or on a point-of care analyzer. It highlights the benefits of using benchtop blood gas analyzers, addition of application such as pleural fluid testing and the use of direct and middleware solutions to link blood gas analyzers with laboratory information systems and electronic medical record systems.


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