Clinical Biochemistry Out of Hours Test Repertoire:
The following tests are available:
U/E, Bicarbonate, Glucose, Liver Function Tests, Bone Profile, CK, Amylase, CSF Glucose, CSF protein, Paediatric Bilirubin, CRP, Urate (Maternity), Theophylline, Digoxin, Salicylate and Paracetamol.
Xanthochromia screening for suspected SAH is performed routinely Monday – Friday between 9.00am and 9.00pm, and between 12.00pm and 3.00pm at the weekend. For urgent analysis of xanthochromia outside of these hours, please contact the Duty Biochemist (01904 726366) or the on-call consultant (via the hospital switchboard) to discuss the patient.
Requests for other analytes should be discussed with the Duty Biochemist (01904 726366) or on call- consultant via the hospital switchboard.
Web page last updated: 1st February 2017