Flashcards in Final Exam Objectives Deck (38):
What additive is in a gray tube?
What additive is in a red/gray tube?
What additive is in a lavender tube?
What additive is in a green tube?
Sodium heparin or lithium heparin
What additive is in a light blue tube?
What tests does the chemistry department do?
Electrolytes (Na, Cl, K, CO2)
Green, gold, black/red, red
What tests does the coagulation department do?
Prothrombin test (PT)
Partial thromboplastin (PTT)
Activated partial thromboplastin (APTT)
Thrombin clotting time (TCT)
Bleeding time (BT)
Light blue tube
What tests does the hematology department do?
What tests does the microbiology department do?
Anything that grows
Blood culture - blood culture bottle
Urine culture - cup
What tests does the special chemistry department do?
24 hour urine test
What tests does the urinalysis department do?
What tests are in a lipid panel?
Cholesterol, Triglycerides, HDL, LDL (calculated), CHOL/HDL ratio (cardiac risk)
NEED TO FAST FOR ABOUT 24 HOURS
What tests are in a renal panel?
Electrolytes (Na, K, Cl, CO2), BUN, Creatinine, Glucose, Calcium, Albumin, Phosphorus, Anion gap
What tests are in a CMP?
Electrolytes (Na, K, Cl, CO2), Glucose, BUN, Creatinine, Calcium, Total protein, Albumin, Total Bilirubin, AST (SGOT), ALT (SGPT), Alkaline phosphatase, Anion gap
What tests are in an electrolyte panel?
Na, K, Ca, CO2, Anion gap
What tests are in a BMP?
Electrolytes (Na, K, Cl, CO2), Glucose, BUN, Creatinine, Calcium, Anion gap
What are the two most common needles used by a phlebotomist?
Name the most common blood collection systems
Why are blood cultures ordered?
When a patient has a fever to see if there is an infection
Microtainers can be used for all departments except:
What are the two parts of a syringe?
Name three primary veins:
Median cubital, cephalic, basilic
What is the draw order with a vacutainer system?
Sodium citrate (blue top)
Serum tube with or without clot activator (red, red/gray, gold)
Heparin tube (green)
EDTA tube (purple)
Sodium fluoride/potassium tube (gray)
The fluid portion of blood after clotting has taken place is called:
List 3 ways to ID a patient for Blood blank?
What do you clear for coags when drawing from a central line?
You have to go draw a CBC, blood culture x1 TCT and lytes. Put the order which you are supposed to draw.
What departments make up the lab?
Label 3 layers of the blood sample, additives are EDTA.
Middle: white blood cells
Bottom: red blood cells
Comprehensive Metabolic Panel
Glucose tolerance test
Blood Urea Nitrogen
Partial blood count
Urine culture and sensitivity