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Sodium Citrate Chemistry
Which test is the Lavender tube used for CBC - helps preserves cell shape
best vein to draw from Median Cubital
What additives are in the Lavender tube EDTA
Dorsal Recumbent Patient laying on back with knees bent and feet flat on the examination table
Prone Patient laying flat on stomach with knees straight, arms can be either under head or at sides
Green tube additive Heparin
Light blue tube additive Sodium Citrate
Order of tubes drawn Sterile, Light Blue, Red, SST, Light Green, Green, Lavender, Grey
3 types of blood specimens Whole blood, serum, plasma
Hemostasis the process which by the body stops blood from leaking out of the wound
Definition of Serum Plasma without clotting factors
hbA1c glycated hemoglobin
What serum do is needed for hbA1c test EDTA - ethylenediamineteteraacetic acid
EDTA tubes Lavender, Pink, Purple, Pearl
Coagulation tubes Light blue
Plasma Separator rubes Green, Gray
Gray tube contains Potassium oxalate, good for glucose levels
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