Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek Operation & User’s Manual

Operation & User’s Manual for Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek Measuring Instruments, Medical Equipment (32 pages)

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  • Manufacturer: Polymer Technology Systems
  • Category of Device: Measuring Instruments, Medical Equipment
  • Document: CardioChek, File Type: PDF Operation & User’s Manual
  • Updated: 19-12-2023
  • Count of Pages: 32
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Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek Measuring Instruments, Medical Equipment PDF Operation & User’s Manual (Updated: Tuesday 19th of December 2023 03:25:28 AM)

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Compatible devices: INE-DDBJ-350F, S-THC-M002, CardioChek P-A, THCT, eSelect M 1 CD COOL, 8000 Series, PROMAX-10 Premium, 2832 Series.

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  • 1, User Guide CardioChek TM Analyzer Portable Whole Blood Test System For Professional and Self-Testing Use …

  • 3, Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek 3 TABLE OF CONTENTS The CardioChek TM Analyzer I. Introduction......................................................................... 5 II. How to Use the User Guide ............................................... 6 III. Introduction to the CardioChek .......................................... 7 Analyzer - Ca…

  • 5, 5 I. INTRODUCTION Thank you for selecting the CardioChek TM Analyzer from Polymer Technology Systems, Inc. (PTS). The CardioChek is a fast, portable and accurate whole blood analyzer. The CardioChek test system includes an analyzer and separately available PTS PANELS test strips/MEMo Chip. This system …

  • 6, 6 II. HOW TO USE THE USER GUIDE This guide includes all the information you need to test properly using the CardioChek TM Analyzer. For additional information and specific information for each individual chemistry test, please make sure you read the test strip package insert included with the test strips. This gui…

  • 7, Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek 7 III. INTRODUCTION TO THE CARDIOCHEK ANALYZER The CardioChek Test System: The CardioChek test system consists of three main parts. These include the analyzer, test strips and a MEMo Chip. When a blood sample is applied to the test strip, a chemical reaction occurs producing a color change. The analyzer measur…

  • 8, 8 MEMo Chip (Top and Bottom) MEMo Chip The color-coded MEMo Chip contains the settings for each test. The top of the MEMo Chip has a finger notch. The bottom has a label with the test name and lot number. The MEMo Chip Each package of test strips contains a color-coded plastic chip with a connector.…

  • 9, 9 III. INTRODUCTION TO THE CARDIOCHEK ANALYZER Inserting the MEMo Chip into the MEMo Chip Port. The MEMo Chip Port is on the top center of the analyzer. The MEMo Chip is inserted into this port with the finger notch facing up. Push firmly, but gently, until the MEMo Chip is fully inserted. Be caref…

  • 10, 10 The CardioChek requires two (2) AAA 1.5 volt alkaline batteries. Battery Use and Replacement When to Replace the Batteries: The analyzer will give you an indication on the display that the batteries need to be changed. When the display reads CHANGE BATTERY, no more tests can be run un…

  • 11, 11 IV. SET UP The first time the analyzer is turned on you will be required to set the language, date, and time. Setting Language The language menu consists of the following choices: English, (ENGLISH, German (DEUTSCH), Italian (ITALIANO), French (FRANCAIS), Spanish (ESPANOL), and Portuguese (PORTUGSE). How to Set…

  • 12, 12 IV. SET UP How to Set the Time continued: 5. Press to alternately display the 12 hour am/pm clock or the 24- hour clock. Press to accept the displayed clock format. The display will read HOUR and the numerical hour. 6. Press to increment the hour. Note AM/PM in the upper right hand corner of the display…

  • 13, Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek 13 How to Set the Units: The CardioChek has been preset to US units (i.e. mg/dL). To change your units to INTL (International Standard Units) (i.e. mmol/L) follow the steps listed below: 1. If RUN TEST is displayed, go to step 3. If the analyzer is OFF, press either button ( or ) to turn the analyzer ON. Wait…

  • 14, Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek 14 V. CHECKING THE SYSTEM Instrument Check Strip A gray Instrument Check Strip (included in the analyzer carrying case) can be used to verify proper functioning of the CardioChek’s electronic and optical systems. The Instrument Check Strip provides a permanent color standard to be read by the anal…

  • 15, 15 Quality Control Controls (also known as “quality control materials”) are solutions for which an expected analyte concentration range has been established. Controls are tested to verify the performance of your entire test system: CardioChek analyzer, MEMo Chip and test strips. Use quality control materials provi…

  • 16, 16 VI. RUNNING A TEST Control Testing Control testing, also known as quality control testing, is used to ensure all the parts of the test system are working properly together and the test results are accurate and reliable within the limits of the system. A quality control material, or control, is a liquid containi…

  • 17, Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek 17 VI. RUNNING A TEST How To Run a Quality Control Test (continued): 13. Compare control results to the values on the Quality Control Range Card included with control materials. Make sure to match the correct test strip lot number(s) and levels depending on the control material used. 14. The control result…

  • 18, Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek 18 VI. RUNNING A TEST Blood Testing A test strip package insert is included with each box of test strips. Please read the test strip instructions along with this section of the User Guide completely and carefully before testing. Testing Supplies To perform a blood test you need: • CardioChek Analyzer…

  • 19, Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek 19 VI. RUNNING A TEST 3. Stick the finger on the side of the fingertip, instead of the center. See picture below. CORRECT WAY TO STICK THE FINGER 4. To get a drop of blood, gently apply pressure to the finger starting at the end of the finger closest to the hand and moving towards the tip. …

  • 20, 20 How to Run a Test: 1. Insert correct MEMo Chip for the lot of strips in use. 2. Insert MEMo Chip with finger notch (top) side up, lot number code facing down. 3. Turn CardioChek ON by pressing either button ( or ). 4. When INSERT STRIP is displayed, insert the strip into the Test Strip Insert Opening as far as i…

  • 21, Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek 21 3. When APPLY SAMPLE is displayed, apply whole blood* sample with a capillary blood collectoror pipet to white reaction area. 4. Within two minutes the result will appear on the display. Remove and discard strip. Do not add more blood to a test strip that has been used. 2. When INSERT STRIP is displayed, in…

  • 22, Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek 22 Test results are automatically stored in the analyzer’s memory. CardioChek can store up to 30 results of each chemistry and 10 results of each control test. The analyzer allows review of the results in order from the most recent to the oldest. Each result is displayed with time and date. Results stored i…

  • 23, 23 Storage and Handling • The CardioChek is a sensitive electronic device; handle with care. The analyzer should not be dropped. • Do not store or operate the analyzer in direct light, such as sunlight, spotlight, under a lamp or by a window. Direct light may adversely effect test results. •…

  • 24, 24 Desired language is not displayed. Language has been set wrong. Turn analyzer OFF. See Section IV, Set Up How to Reset the Language. CHANGE BATTERY or no message is displayed. Batteries are too low to run the analyzer. Batteries MUST be replaced before the analyzer will function properly. Analyzer…

  • 25, Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek 25 High or low results that are incorrect may have serious medical consequences. If the result reads HIGH, > (greater than) or LOW , < ( less than) or results are not as expected, always repeat the test correctly with a new unused test strip. If a test result is displayed that is not expected, consult t…

  • 26, 26 X. SPECIFICATIONS CardioChek: CardioChek Analyzer REF/Cat. No. 0744 (U.S.)/1709 (Int’l) Calibration Curve: Input from MEMo Chip per strip lot Battery: 2 AAA 1.5 -volt alkaline, life approximately 300 tests Operating Temperature Range: 50-104°F (10-40°C) Humidity Range: Between 20 and 80% RH D…

  • 27, Polymer Technology Systems CardioChek 27 Help For assistance with the CardioChek test system, please contact Polymer Technology Systems, Inc. toll-free at 1-877-870-5610 (toll free inside the USA) or 1-317-870-5610. Fax: 1-317-870-5608, E-mail: [email protected]. Web site: www.ptspanels.com Catalog Numbers PTS PANELS Test Strip: …

  • 28, 28 CardioChek Limited One Year Warranty: PTS warrants to the original purchaser only, that the analyzer shall be free of any defects in materials or workmanship for a period of one year from the date of original purchase. Activation of this warranty shall be conditioned upon completion and return of t…

  • 29, 29 See accompanying information Storage temperature For in vitro diagnostic use Attention consult accompanying documents SN Serial Number Manufactured by Catalog Number XIII. EXPLANATION OF SYMBOLS Symbols on the Analyzer and Analyzer Box: Self-Testing …

  • 30, 30 Analyzer Introduction ...................................................... 7 Battery Installation.......................................................... 10 Blood Testing................................................................. 18 Catalog Numbers ........................................…

  • 32, 32 The CardioChek TM system is covered by one or more patents: US Patent 5, 597, 532 and EP 0, 750, 739 (DE, FR, GB, IT) Other Patents Pending. …

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