|Test name:||CardioChek ST Analyzer|
|Brief description of test:||this cholesterol analyzer can measure total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides, glucose, & ketone (Test strips are sold separately).|
|Product features & Benefits:||Fast, portable, and reliable whole blood analyzer. Capable of screening lipids (including cholesterol, hdl, and triglycerides) and testing for diabetes.
Easy to use. Results in 2 minutes.
For home use.
|Product Home Page:||CLICK HERE to browse everything about this product|
|Type of test:||Meter-Based Cholesterol Tests, Glucose Meters, CardioChek Analyzers|
|Manufacturer of test:||PTS Diagnostics, Inc.|
|Email address to send questions:||CLICK HERE to email a question|
|Hotline phone# to call and ask questions:||You must be a website member to view manufacturer helpline phone #'s. CLICK HERE to log-on or sign-up for a website membership.|
|Tests in package:||1|
|Price of test:||$84.98|
|Specimen required by test:||Self-collected blood droplet|
|Are specimens tested at home or laboratory:||This test provides test results at home and does NOT require that your test specimen be mailed to a laboratory|
|Brief overview of test instructions:||Insert memo chip into CardioChek (unique chip ships with every set of test strips), apply self-collected blood to strip, insert test strip into CardioChek, wait and read results
Note: Always read instructions enclosed with test kit for more detailed instructions
|Diet restrictions required by test:||No fasting required except for triglyceride test|
|Time before test results are known:||1-2 minutes|
|Suggested frequency to test again:||Tests for diabetes should be performed at least daily, Tests for cholesterol should be performed monthly for most people|
|Does test require a doctor's prescription:||No doctors prescription required|
|Accuracy of test:||Method standardization studies demonstrated that the CardioCheck PA lipid panel test strips are standardized to methods traceable to the CRMLN laboratory methods.|
|Sensitivity of test:||Precision results for the CardioChek strips demonstrated accurate and reliable results for cholesterol, HDL, and trig measurements with coefficent of variation ranging from 4 to 6%|
|Test precautions:||Make sure that you apply a proper sized blood droplet on the test strip|
|Special notes about this test:||Test strips are sold separately.
MemoChip pictured ships with test strips and will change color depending on the test panel.
LDL can be calculated using this formula: LDL = Total Cholesterol - HDL - (Triglycerides/5)
|CLIA status information:||CLIA waived for home and professional use|
|Test shelf life:||Lifetime warranty on CardioChek ST itself|
|How product should be stored:||Place contact label over contact page in instruction booklet|
Comes in a convenient 4-test pack with all of the items you need to complete both tests. Perfect for home A1C testing.
Special Offer: $50.40
Includes analyzer, box of 3 total cholesterol, box of 3 HDL, box of 3 triglyceride test strips, 9 lancets, and 9 capillaries.
Special Offer: $131.39
Includes 6 total cholesterol test strips, 6 HDL test strips, 6 triglyceride test strips, 18 lancets, and 18 capillaries.
Special Offer: $102.59