The Alere Cholestech LDX® System offers efficient and economical point of care testing for cholesterol and related lipids, and blood glucose. The system serves as a diagnostic tool that provides information for immediate risk assessment and therapeutic monitoring of heart disease and diabetes. The Cholestech LDX System includes Cholestech LDX Analyzer, power supply, optics check cassette, user manual, procedure manual CD, warranty card, accessory tray, capillary tubes, capillary plungers, lancets, MiniPet pipette, pipette tips, printer and cable assembly, and training video.
Ideal for use in physician offices, hospitals and wellness programs nationwide, this analyzer offers rapid, accurate results that provide immediate awareness and identification of various health risks in just 5 minutes from a single drop of blood. Unique safeguards, automated checks and calibrations help ensure analyzer integrity and accurate results and eliminate user error.
Adhering to National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) guidelines, the system uses reflectance photometry (the amount of light reflected from a solid surface) to measure the amount of substances in blood.
Reliable lab equipment suppliers offer refurbished model of this analyzer that is as efficient as a new one. This analyzer model also comes with warranty and service contracts.
Simple 3-Step Test for Full Lipid Profile and Glucose
- Perform a fingerstick test and collect the sample with a capillary tube within 10 seconds.
- Dispense the sample into the test cassette.
- Insert the cassette and press the RUN button.
Certified by the CDC’s Lipid Standardization Program (LSP) and Cholesterol Reference Method Laboratory Method Network (CRMLN) programs (the lipid testing accuracy standards), the device has a 32-character display screen and three buttons that control all the steps needed for operation.
This CLIA-waived point-of-care analyzer also comes with an amazing combination of features such as CHD risk assessment, immediate feedback for on-the-spot care decisions, and easy and economical software upgrades for new tests.