Lab Variables Affecting PT-INR Test Results

By |August 18th, 2014|Coagulation Reagents, Laboratory Equipment|Comments Off on Lab Variables Affecting PT-INR Test Results

Quick and accurate coagulation test results are vital to control excessive bleeding or bruising and assure adequate clotting time. Physicians need to constantly monitor patients on oral anticoagulant therapy (OAT) such as warfarin using advanced coagulation testing methods. OAT effects are monitored by performing two laboratory assays - the prothrombin time (PT), i.e., the time [...]