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Roche Diagnostics Introduces Full Line of 9-Minute STAT Assays for Cardiac Biomarker Testing on cobas 6000 Analyzer Series
Date:9/16/2010

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About Cardiac Critical Care GuidelinesThe National Association of Clinical Biochemistry (NACB) recommends that cardiac biomarker testing should have a turnaround time (TAT) of less than 60 minutes – optimally 30 minutes.(1) A conventional biomarker panel for patients presenting with shortness of breath includes troponin, CK-MB, myoglobin, D-dimer and NT-proBNP.(2) In addition, a cardiac biomarker test TAT of 30 minutes or less is required for a facility to be accredited as a Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers.(3)

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1 Storrow AB, Apple FS, Wu AH, Jesse R, Francis G, Christenson RH. Use of cardiac biomarkers for acute coronary syndromes. In: Laboratory medicine practice guidelines: evidence-based practice for point-of-care testing. Washington (DC): National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry (
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