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RCPAQAP/AIMS Haemostasis Workshop 2017

August 4

Sketch of Haemostasis process by Dr Emmanuel Favaloro, used with permission by RCPAQAP

Haemostasis One Day Workshop

Proposed Topics

  • Overview of haemostatic systems and role of the laboratory
  • Principles of Prothrombin Time (PT), Activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT), Fibrinogen (Fib) & Thrombin Clotting Time (TCT): reagents, calibration
  • D-Dimer testing: Uses & limitations
  • Measurement principles of coagulation analysers
  • Pre-analytic variables
  • How to perform and interpret mixing tests
  • Establishing reference intervals for coagulation tests quality control
  • Heparins and Direct oral Anticoagulants (DOACS): Testing and effects on haemostasis assays
  • Competency assessment questions for haemostasis staff
  • Case studies
  • Update on haemophilia: Lab testing and new therapies

APACE credits are available


Full details & Application form ⇒ Haemostasis 2017

Application form only ⇒ Haemostasis 2017 Application & Payment

Approximately 200 positions are available for the workshop

Diagram of Haemostasis analytics, © Dr Emmanuel Favaloro. Used with permissionContact

For further information, please contact the RCPAQAP Haematology

P (+61) 2 9045 6040
F (+61) 2 9438 5378
E haematology@rcpaqap.com.au or roslyn.bonar@rcpaqap.com.au


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02 9045 6040