Flashcards in ICM data Deck (18):
What is the light blue (sodium citrate) tube for?
coagulation studies, d dimer, thrombophilia
what is the gold blood tube (serum separator) for?
biochemistry - U+Es, LFT, Trop T, CRP
what is the purple blood tube (EDTA) for?
haematology - FBC, ESR, HbA1c
what is the pink blood tube (cross match) for?
X match (blood type and factors)
group and save
what is the grey blood tube (fluoride oxalate) for?
blood glucose and lactate
CSF glucose and lactate
what piece of equipment do you need to measure blood pressure? spell it out!
S P H Y G M O M A N O M E T E R
what is the thermometer for the ear called?
what would you use to take a pulse and o2 sats from a finger?
what is a bradycardia pulse rate?
what us a tachycardia pulse rate?
what is the normal respiration rate of a healthy adult?
12-18 breaths per minute
what is a healthy temperature range?
36.5-37.5 deg C
what is a health O2 sats range?
equipment for measure blood glucose?
glucometer, test strips and lancet for finger pricking
what are the RPG and FPG for DM?
RPG >11.1 mmol/l
FPG >7.0 mmol/l
name some equipment for oxygen administration?
simple face mask
non rebreather masks
venturi mask - controlled apparatus (others uncontrolled)
what are the two systems for venepuncture?
vacutainer system (vacutainer needle and vacutainer barrel)
needle and syringe