Lumipulse G B·R·A·H·M·S PCT Immunoreaction Cartridges:
Product # 235058
Lumipulse G B·R·A·H·M·S PCT Calibrators Set:
Product # 234150
The Lumipulse G B•R•A•H•M•S PCT is a Chemiluminescent Enzyme Immunoassay (CLEIA) for the quantitative determination of PCT (procalcitonin) in human serum and plasma (sodium heparin, lithium heparin, sodium citrate or dipotassium EDTA) on the LUMIPULSE G System.
Used in conjunction with other laboratory findings and clinical assessments, Lumipulse G B•R•A•H•M•S PCT is intended for use as an:
- Aid in the risk assessment of critically ill patients on their first day of intensive care unit (ICU) admission for progression to severe sepsis and septic shock.
- Aid in assessing the cumulative 28-day risk of all-cause mortality for patients diagnosed with severe sepsis or septic shock in the ICU or when obtained in the emergency department or other medical wards prior to ICU admission, using a change in PCT level over time.
- Aid in decision making on antibiotic therapy for patients with suspected or confirmed lower respiratory tract infections (LRTI) – defined as community acquired pneumonia (CAP), acute bronchitis, and acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD) – in an inpatient setting or an emergency department.
- Aid in decision making on antibiotic discontinuation for patients with suspected or confirmed sepsis.
Lumipulse G B·R·A·H·M·S PCT is a product of Fujirebio licensed from Thermo Fisher Scientific.