Cardiovascular Testing

cardiac testing

 

cobas h 232

The cobas h 232 system is an instrument for the quantitative evaluation of immunoassays (NT-proBNP, troponin T, D-dimer and myoglobin) that allows a fast and precise cardiovascular diagnosis. 

What you get

  • Reliability
  • Patient management efficiency
  • Ease of use
  • Rapid results
  • Potential cost savings
  • Enhanced workflows
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Features
The cobas h 232 system: 

  • is a state-of-the-art, self-contained and easy-to-use portable device;
  • gives cardiac test results within fifteen minutes;
  • provides results comparable to Roche laboratory methods;
  • delivers state-of-the-art quality assurance features such as patient identification and quality control lock-out;
  • features automatic calibration and is maintenance-free;
  • only requires 150 µl heparinized whole blood;
  • maximizes its capabilities when connected to the comprehensive cobas IT 1000 data management solution ensuring PoC management and results quality from the main laboratory. 

Tests

NT-proBNP

  • Diagnosis and assessment of congestive heart failure
  • Risk stratification in acute coronary syndrome
  • Result after 12 minutes, 60-9000 pg/ml range

Troponin T

  • Diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome and myocardial infarction
  • Result after 12 minutes, 0.1–2.0 ng/ml range

D-dimer

  • Exclusion of deep-vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism
  • Result after 8 minutes, 0.1–4.0 µg/ml range

Myoglobin

  • Early marker of myocardial damage to assist in diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome and myocardial infarction
  • Result after 8 minutes, 30–700 ng/ml range