Accutrend Plus is a flexible, hand-held, point-of-care device for the main risk factors of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) and lactate. The device is designed to be used outside the lab in the physician’s office and in the hospital, as well as for self-measurement at home or when playing sports. Results are provided directly from capillary blood.
Accutrend Plus Test Strip Technology
Accutrend Plus uses specially designed Accutrend Glucose, Accutrend Cholesterol, Accutrend Triglycerides and BM-Lactate superior quality test strips. The test strips contain:
Yellow protective mesh, impregnated with a surfactant
Glass fiber fleece that works as a separating layer for blood cells
Reaction film in which the colour formation takes place
Bar code on the reverse side, which is read by the meter to confirm test strip identity
Accutrend Plus System Benefits
Fast, reliable results – helps healthcare provider make accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment decisions
Portability – lightweight, ergonomic design makes meter easy to handle and operate
Large display – easy-to-read screen helps user view results and interpret them accurately
Onboard QC – built-in performance quality control testing uses multiple checks to ensure accurate and reliable results
Positive strip lot ID – positive identification of strip lot and code parameters helps ensure accurate results and proper system performance
Enhanced memory – meter stores up to 100 results for each test parameter (glucose and cholesterol)
Note: The Accutrend Plus system is also available as 2 kits; a complete kit for testing cholesterol, glucose, triglycerides and lacate; the second kit tests for glucose and cholesterol only.