Haematology

Full Blood Count

Stabilised whole blood – 1.5 mL provided to assess Full Blood Count parameters.

Frequency / Number of samples

12 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

White Blood Cells, Red Blood Cells, Haemoglobin, Haematocrit, Mean Cell Volume, Mean Cell Haemoglobin, Mean Cell Haemoglobin Concentration, Red Cell Distribution Width – CV, Platelet, Mean Platelet Volume

FVIII Inhibitor

Lyophilised plasma – 1 mL provided to assess Factor VIII inhibitor detection

Frequency / Number of samples

2 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

FVIII Inhibitor

G6PD

Lyophilised haemolysate – 0.5 mL provided to assess the G6PD screen and assay

Frequency / Number of samples

2 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase Screen, Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase Assay

Haematology Immunophenotyping

Stabilised PB/BM cells – 0.8 to 1.5 mL provided to assess the Immunophenotype of patient case studies

Frequency / Number of samples

4 surveys / 1 samples per survey

Tests

Haematology Immunophenotyping (AML, T and B cell ALL and LPD-Diagnostic Interpretation)

Haemoglobinopathy

Lyophilised haemolysate – 1 mL provided to assess Hb A2, F & Variant and provide a conclusion.

Frequency / Number of samples

4 surveys / 1 sample per survey

Tests

Haemoglobin A2, Haemoglobin F, Variant Haemoglobin

Haemostasis

Lyophilised plasma – 1 mL provided to assess PT / INR / Fib / APTT / TT

Frequency / Number of samples

8 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

Prothrombin Time, International Normalised Ratio, Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time, Fibrinogen, Thrombin Time

Low Molecular Weight Heparin monitoring

Lyophilised plasma – 1 mL provided to assess low molecular weight heparin detection

Frequency / Number of samples

2 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

Low Molecular Weight Heparin monitoring

Lupus Anticoagulant

Lyophilised plasma – 2 mL provided to assess all tests relating to Lupus Anticoagulant identification.

Frequency / Number of samples

3 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

Lupus Anticoagulant

Malarial Parasite – Case Study survey

Virtual images of peripheral blood to assess the capabilities to describe and identify the malarial parasite species.

Frequency / Number of samples

2 surveys (2 case studies for identification and 1 case study for density count)

Tests

Malarial Parasite identification of thin and thick blood films, Malarial Parasite Density Count

Malarial Parasite Rapid Kit Detection

HRP-II in buffer (100 μL) provided to assess Malarial Parasite Rapid Diagnostic kits.

Frequency / Number of samples

2 surveys / 2 samples per survey

Tests

Malarial Parasite Rapid Diagnostic Test

Morphology

Stained Peripheral Blood Smears or Virtual images provided to assess the capabilities to describe and diagnose blood film morphology.

Frequency / Number of samples

4 surveys / 3 case studies per survey

Tests

Morphology Program

Paediatric Morphology

Virtual images of paediatric peripheral blood smears provided to assess the capabilities to describe and diagnose blood film morphology.

Frequency / Number of samples

2 surveys / 2 cases per survey

Tests

Description & Diagnostic Interpretation of Paediatric blood films