College of American Pathologists

  Online LAP Audioconference


Presentation Title: Blood Gas Analysis
Presented by: D. Robert Dufour, MD, FCAP
Date: July 15, 2009


  • Develop valid means for comparing different blood gas analyzers and for confirming analytical measurement range.
  • Review QC results to detect important differences between instruments at
    an early time.
  • Institute procedures to detect and prevent preanalytical variation in
    blood gas results.

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