• wound
  • Pasc deflects Helena's questions about the bandage and his 'wound' by telling her a man's blood holds spiritual significance on Archanon and cannot be viewed by strangers. (wikipedia.org)
  • genes
  • Thalassemia is an inherited blood disorder passed on through parental genes causing the body to produce abnormal hemoglobin. (medindia.net)
  • study
  • The confrontation, and a similar one in Texas, has focused attention on the practice at a time when there is increasing interest in using millions of these collected 'blood spots' to study diseases. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The study, published in the Journal of Periodontology, involved comparing haemoglobin A1c levels in samples of both oral and finger-stick blood from 75 patients suffering from periodontal disease. (diabetes.co.uk)
  • This study will analyze lactate in samples collected and stored in NaF/KOx and EDTA tubes to investigate the reliability of lactate concentrations over time. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • 1974
  • fetoscopy was used and refined between 1974 and 1983 as a prenatal test to determine fetal status as well as obtain fetal blood and perform transfusions in some cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • We think they offer us the beginnings of a national blood bank to understand disease at an early age and follow people longitudinally over time. (washingtonpost.com)
  • Test
  • A further complication turned on the fact that Davis might never have been committed for trial from the lower courts had blood test results been disclosed at the committal stage. (wikipedia.org)
  • oxygen
  • The main function of red blood cells is to distribute oxygen to body tissues and to carry waste carbon dioxide back to the lungs. (sciencephoto.com)
  • the umbilical arteries are responsible for removing oxygen poor blood from the fetus. (wikipedia.org)
  • conditions
  • All require aseptic conditions during sampling and accordingly, employ various items to protect against infection and contact between the patient's blood and the phlebotomist. (google.es)
  • collection
  • The purpose of the blood collection, e.g. biochemical analysis, DNA extraction etc. (nc3rs.org.uk)
  • Blood sampling from large animals (e.g. dogs) for DNA collection can be avoided with Oragene-ANIMAL from DNA Genotek, Inc. DNA is collected non-invasively via a sponge that absorbs saliva in the mouth. (nc3rs.org.uk)
  • One of the most common blood collection techniques, and perhaps the most well-known, is the "manual"collection of whole blood from healthy donors. (google.com)
  • 6. A kit of materials for drawing a blood sample from a neonatal patient comprising an alcohol swab, a plain swab, a lancet, a blood collection microtube and a glove. (google.es)
  • 8. A kit of materials for drawing a blood sample from a pediatric patient comprising an alcohol swab, a plain gauze, a 21 gauge double-ended needle with hub, a tube holder, a tourniquet, a glove, an evacuated blood collection tube containing an anticoagulant, and an evacuated blood collection tube containing a clotting activator and a serum separating gel. (google.es)
  • 9. A kit of materials for drawing a blood sample from an adult patient comprising an alcohol swab, a plain gauze, a blood collection set, a tube holder, a tourniquet, a glove, an adhesive, an evacuated blood collection tube containing an anticoagulant and an evacuated tube containing a clotting activator and a serum separating gel. (google.es)
  • protocol
  • Before beginning any blood sampling protocol, careful consideration should be given to matching the best possible technique to your experimental goals. (nc3rs.org.uk)
  • Devices
  • Many medical procedures call for analysis of a patient's blood and various reports have appeared disclosing devices and procedures for drawing blood samples and preparing them for storage, transportation or analysis. (google.es)
  • people
  • Orissa has sent blood samples of at least 24 people, suspected to be suffering from chikungunya, a viral fever caused by mosquitoes, to the National Institute of Virology in Pune. (medindia.net)
  • We have collected blood samples from 10 people in the coastal district of Cuttack in the last fortnight. (medindia.net)
  • We also collected blood samples from four people in Ganjam and 10 from Gajapati in the past two months," M.N. Debata, the state's joint director of health told IANS Tuesday. (medindia.net)
  • common
  • The one common feature of all reports on blood sampling is the attention paid to protecting against any contact between the patient's blood and the phlebotomist. (google.es)
  • procedures
  • Job aids illustrating key steps for each of the blood drawing procedures were developed to make the phlebotomy guidelines more user friendly. (who.int)
  • This is in contrast to the so-called "automated" procedures where blood is withdrawn from a donor and further processed by an instrument that typically includes a processing or separation device and pumps for moving blood or blood components into and out of the device. (google.com)
  • studies
  • The storage and use of the blood is raising many questions, including whether states should be required to get parents' consent before keeping the samples long-term or making them available to scientists, and whether parents should be consulted about the types of studies for which they are used. (washingtonpost.com)
  • patient
  • But the states can still link each sample to an individual child -- and that worries some parents, patient groups, bioethicists and privacy advocates, especially with advances in genetics and electronic data banks linking medical information from different sources. (washingtonpost.com)
  • The blood or blood components administered to the patient come from blood previously collected from donors. (google.com)
  • A kit containing all the materials needed to take a blood sample from a neonatal patient, a pediatric patient, a juvenile patient or an adult patient. (google.es)
  • analysis
  • 5. The kit of claim 2 wherein said tube contains a reagent useful for blood analysis. (google.es)
  • In 1958, James L.S. recognised that umbilical cord blood gas analysis can give an indication of preceding fetal hypoxic stress. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has since become widely accepted that umbilical cord blood gas analysis can provide important information about the past, present and possibly the future condition of the infant. (wikipedia.org)
  • example
  • Michigan, for example, is moving millions of samples from a state warehouse in Lansing to freezers in a new 'neonatal biobank' in Detroit in the hopes of helping make the economically downtrodden city a center for biomedical research. (washingtonpost.com)
  • For example, some tests require only a single drop of blood while others require milliliter quantities divided into several portions. (google.es)
  • plastic
  • The sampling system has a flexible plastic container defining an interior chamber and an internal flow path comprising a proximal end and terminating in an open distal end. (google.com)
  • medical
  • But then they discovered that the state had kept the dried blood samples ever since -- and was making them available to scientists for medical research. (washingtonpost.com)
  • I've never heard anyone complain that their privacy was violated or their dried blood was used for something that negatively impacted them,' said Michael S. Watson of the American College of Medical Genetics, which has the NIH contract to create an electronic database of newborn blood samples from across the country. (washingtonpost.com)
  • cases
  • In most cases, all identifying information is stripped from the samples. (washingtonpost.com)
  • 2 OS cases will be validated, and then subsequently replicated in additional OS cases (samples previously received for the GWAS from international collaborators). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • project
  • The National Institutes of Health, meanwhile, is funding a $13.5 million, five-year project aimed at creating a 'virtual repository' of blood samples from around the country. (washingtonpost.com)
  • There has not been a good national discussion about the use of these samples,' said Jeffrey Botkin, a pediatrician and bioethicist at the University of Utah who is studying policies and attitudes about the newborn blood samples as part of a federally funded project. (washingtonpost.com)
  • portion
  • 6. The system of claim 1 wherein said distal end of said internal flow path terminates within or near the portion of said chamber where fluid for sampling will reside. (google.com)