Reply To: Coagulation tests

  • Mary Lynn Rae

    March 5, 2020 at 8:20 am

    We aspirate from central lines but do a full waste tube first



    Mary Lynn

    Mary Lynn Rae, MSN, RN, CPHON

    NPD Practitioner/Clinical Educator Hem/Onc/SCT

    Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

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    ——Original Message——

    Dear members,
    Please, it is highly appreciated if you can share with me some information about the following practice:
    Do you aspirate PT/PTT/INR levels from polysite or PICC line or central line or you only aspirate them from peripheral sites?
    Thank you!

    Loucine Kaplanian, RN