Helena Cascade POC

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Point of Care for Whole Blood Coagulation
Swipe. Drop. Done. That sums up the steps needed to complete PT, aPTT or ACT testing at the point of care with the Cascade POC system.

The Cascade POC is a small, portable analyser, ideal for monitoring warfarin therapy, pre-surgical screening for bleeding tendencies or monitoring unfractionated heparin therapy.Ituses a unique dry chemistry reagent system built into small encoded test cards. The Cascade POC analyser reads test type, lot number, ISI of PT reagents and calibration data directly from the test cards as well as providing QC lockout, biologic and electronic QC, operator and patient ID entry. An internal battery provides bedside portability. The Cascade POC analyser is an ideal instrument for your vet practice.

Cascade POC Assays
  • PT - whole blood or citrated
  • APTT
  • Celite ACT
Cat. No. Item
5811 Cascade POC Analyzer w/Power Supply (230V)
5813 Cascade POC Power Supply (230V)
5815 Cascade POC Printer and Cable
1475 Pipette Tips 50-200 µL (960/pkt)

Cascade POC PT-WB (Whole Blood) Assay
Cat. No. Item
5800 Cascade POC PT-WB Dispo Capillary Pipettes (package of 500)
5820 Cascade POC PT-WB Assay (Whole Blood) - 50 tests per kit
5840 Cascade POC PT-WB Level 1 Control - 25 single use vials and diluent
5870 Cascade POC PT-WB Level 2 Control - 25 single use vials and diluent
The Cascade POC PT-WB assay is for performing prothrombin time testing on fresh whole blood.

Cascade POC PT-C Assay
Cat. No. Item
5821 Cascade POC PT-C Assay (Citrate) - 50 tests per kit
5841 Cascade POC PT-C Level 1 Control - 25 single use vials and diluent
5871 Cascade POC PT-C Level 2 Control - 25 single use vials and diluent
The Cascade POC PT-C assay is for performing prothrombin time testing on citrate anticoagulated sample.

Cascade POC aPTT Assay
Cat. No. Item
5822 Cascade POC aPTT Assay - 50 tests per kit
5842 Cascade POC aPTT Level 1 Control - 25 single use vials and diluent
5872 Cascade POC aPTT Level 2 Control - 25 single use vials and diluent
The Cascade POC aPTT assay is for performing activated partial thromboplastin time testing on citrated whole blood or plasma.

Cascade POC c-ACT Assay
Cat. No. Item
5824 Cascade POC c-ACT Assay- 50 tests per kit
5844 Cascade POC c-ACT Level 1 Control - 25 single use vials and diluent
5874 Cascade POC c-ACT Level 2 Control - 25 single use vials and diluent
Cascade POC c-ACT provides a celite-based equivalent ACT. This assay employs celite as an activator with extrapolation to a time mimicking the classic tube result. 

Further information can be obtained at http://www.helena.com/cascadepoc.html

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