Abbott i-Stat E3 - Point of Care Testing (POCT)


Sunquest Code:STAT3  
  Epic Name:Not orderable
Methodology:Electrochemistry
Test Includes:Sodium, Potassium, Hemoglobin (by calculation), Hematocrit
Turnaround Time:Performed daily; results are available immediately.


Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:0.5 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:0.1 mL
Container:See Collection Instructions (Green (lithium heparin, gel), Dry heparin syringe)
Collection Instructions:If not tested immediately, re-mix sample by rolling syringe between palms for at least 5 seconds each in two different directions, then invert the syringe repeatedly for at least 5 seconds. Discard the first two drops of blood.


Processing and Shipping

Stability:For questions, contact the laboratory at your facility.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Point of Care  (UMMC-West Bank, UMMC-East Bank, Fairview Ridges - FRH, Fairview Southdale - FSH)


Interpretive

Reference Range:

 

 

Hemoglobin

0-8 d

female & male

15.0-24.0

9-30 d

female & male

11.1-19.6

1 mo – 9 y

female & male

10.5-14.0

10-17 y

female & male

11.7-15.7

18 y & older

female

11.7-15.7

18 y & older

male

13.3-17.7

 

Hematocrit

0-8 d

female & male

44-72%

9-30 d

female & male

33-60%

1 mo – 9 y

female & male

31.5-43%

10-18 y

female & male

35-47%

19 y & older

female

35-47%

19 y & older

male

40-53%

 

Potassium

0-11 mo

3.2-6.0 mmol/L

1 y & older

3.4-5.3 mmol/L

 

Sodium

0-30 d

133-146 mmol/L

1 mo-15 y

133-143 mmol/L

16 y & older

133-144 mmol/L

 

 

Use:Monitor chemistry and hematological values at the patient's bedside.


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