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Blood draw

What is the proper name for a vacutainer tube? Evacuation tube
What is the additive for the yellow tube? SPS, ACD
What are yellow tubes used for? Blood and bodily fluids
How many times should the yellow tube be inverted? 0
If you have to draw a GTT, HcG, HgBA1C and PTT which do you draw third? Lavender
What is the most common site to draw blood from? median cubital
What additive is in the lavender tube? EDTA
"YES" or "NO": If a patient sticks their arm out toward you and turns their head away, this is called expressed consent? NO
What is CA125? Cancer Marker
What is capillary testing used for? Blood glucose, HCT, infants
What additive is in the red tube? None
How many times would you invert the red tube? 5 times
What is the first step when performing venipuncture? verify the patients identity (name, date of birth and last four of ssn)
when do you scan the package of test strips? Everytime a patient is tested.
What kind of testing uses the gray evacuation tube? glucose, blood alcohol, GTT, Fasting glucose
Created by: sonci27