PLAVIX (P2Y12 INHIBITION ASSAY)
Plavix, Brilinta, Effient, PRU assay, P2Y12 assay
Specimen Collection Requirements
Whole blood may be collected from venous sites using a 21 gauge or larger needle in a 2.0mL white cap Greiner tube. Blood samples should be obtained from an extremity free of peripheral venous infusions. Collection limited to GSRMC and Neville Outpatient draw station sites only. Specimens CANNOT be delivered by cab, courier, or tube system.
Specimens must be walked to the laboratory. Specimens can only be collected at GSR/Neville draw station/Pastega Cancer Center lab.
MUST be two 2.0mL Greiner blue top tubes.
2 Greiner 2.0 ml sodium citrate tubes
Must be walked to laboratory.
Any blue top (or other tube) that is not a Greiner 2.0mL blue top.
Specimen must be tested within four (4) hours of collection.
Friday, April 10, 2020 12:00:41 PM