Collection guides

 

Guide

Summary

Date

Swab guide
2020‑02‑02

Tube guide

2018‑06‑01

Specimen storage guide

2018-09-01

Important labelling procedures for Blood Bank specimens

  • Important labelling procedures for Blood Bank specimens
  • This includes blood group, antibody screen, group & hold and blood for cross matching.
2016-09-01

Tissue specimens

  • Tissue specimens collected by radiological guidance
2017-08-01

Nasopharyngeal swab collection

  • Information for clinicians on how to collect a nasopharyngeal swab
  • Suitable for influenza, RSV, parainfluenza, pertussis and any other respiratory virus

2016-03-01

Therapeutic venesection

  • Information for clinicians on requirements and procedure
  • Referral for therapeutic venesection
2013-05-29

CST collection guide

  • Cervical Screening Test collection guide for clinicians
2018-12-01