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Bordetella PCR Sample Collection
Clinicians

Samples for Bordetella PCR testing are no longer collected in our rooms. Please refer to collection instructions for further details.

Hepatitis B Interpretation - Lead Maternity Carers
Clinicians

A  guideline for Lead Maternity Carers to help in the interpretation of commom patterns of hepatitis B marker results. Please note that other patterns are possible and in these cases advice should be sought from a specialtist with expertise in Hepatitis B.

Hepatitis B Interpretation - Primary Care
Clinicians

A  guideline to help in the interpretation of commom patterns of hepatitis B marker results. Please note that other patterns are possible and in these cases advice should be sought from a specialtist with expertise in Hepatitis B.

Rubella PCR Sample Collection
Collection Guides

Sample collection instructions for Rubella PCR testing

Blood Collection Tube change 18-10-2011
Collection Guides

This clinical memorandum provides details of the change to blood collection tubes in August 2010

Fine Needle Aspirate Instructions 18-10-2011
Collection Guides

Instructions for Fine Needle Aspirations 

Instructions for collection of a Fine needle aspirates including how to prepare and fix slides.

Haemoglobin A1c 18-10-2011
Clinicians

Haemoglobin A1c Reporting and Interpretation  September 2011

From 3rd October 2011 Haemoglobin A1c will be reported only in units of mmol/mol. This document discusses the reporting and interpretation of the HbA1c test including recommendations for diabetes screening.

 

Respiratory Virus PCR Sample Collection 18-10-2011
Collection Guides

Guidelines for the collection of Respiratory Virus PCR Samples

Storage of Samples 18-10-2011
Collection Guides

Guidelines for the Storage of samples

Thin Prep Sample Collection 18-10-2011
Collection Guides

This clinical bulletin provides up to date information on cervical cytology. It covers background information of cervical cancer including cervical cancer statistics, an overview of the New Zealand Cancer Audit 2004, and best practice advice on specimen collection for both conventional and liquid based smears.

The bulletin summaries the updated Bethesda Reporting System (2001) that was adopted by all New Zealand Laboratories in July 2005. Also included are the NCSP recommendations for follow up and an overview of the NCSP Operational Policy and Quality Standards for Smeartakers and Laboratory and Histology Service.

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