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Guidelines and Information

Guidelines / Information

Blood Bank
  • Hospital Transfusion Guidelines 

  • Maximum Surgical Blood Ordering Schedule (MSBOS)     

Information for healthcare professionals to help interpreting specific test results 

Click here for information on autoimmune antibody testing

Click here for information on specific Ige (allergy) tests

Click here for information on other immunology tests offered

Click here for investigation of newly detected M-proteins and management of monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS) guidance



BSAC Infective Endocarditis Treatment Guidelines   

Ebola / VHF Algorithm    

Malaria Treatment Algorithm   

Viral Haemorrhagic Fever    

 Antimicrobial Prescribing Guidelines    

C.difficile Treatment Guidelines    



GP Profile Summary  

Management of Chronic Kidney Disease in Adults

Black Country AKI Network Manual

Acute Kidney Injury - Initial Management and Referral

Minimum Retest Intervals

HBA1c Units

Prolactin and Macroprolactin

Redundant Tests

Ovarian Cancer and CA125

BNP guidelines

Dynamic function tests

CSF requirements

Interpreting Troponin I Results

Guidance on B12 and Folate Requesting

Click here for Haematology Normal Adult Reference Ranges

Click here for Common Morphological terms used when reporting Blood Films

Click here for In-house Flow Cytometry Tests

Click here for Common Haematology Molecular Biology Referred Tests

Click here for more information on Coagulation



Sample barcode positions

ICE instruction sheet

Page last updated: 19/06/20
Next review date: 19/06/20


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