Precision PCx

By: Abbott Diabetes Care  09-12-2011
Keywords: Information Systems, Glucose Monitoring, Blood Glucose Monitoring

The Precision PCx point of care blood glucose monitoring system is a whole-blood, patient-side testing system for healthcare professionals. Ergonomic and easy to use, the system provides fast, accurate results. Automatic upload of results to hospital and laboratory information systems enables powerful data management capabilities.

The Precision PCx system offers features that help reduce risk by reducing the chance of errors.

  • Glucose-specific strip technology reduces interference risk for many substances.
  • Minimizes interference from many non-glucose substances in the blood, including maltose, fructose, galactose, and sucrose.
  • Patient safe for patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis using Extraneal™ (icodextrin).
  • Individually foil wrapped and bar-coded strips help reduce risk of contamination and helps assure use of fresh reagents for each test.
  • Test will not begin until adequate sample is detected, reducing risk of short-sampling and over-sampling errors.

  • Easy-to-use, ergonomic meter with simple steps allows one hand operation by busy nursing staff.
  • Integrated barcode scanning of patient, operator and strip lot helps reduce risk of manual data entry errors.
  • No subjective calibration step required
  • Easy blood application—no subjective dosing step required
  • Fast test results streamline bedside testing 

  • Automated lockout features help enforce point-of-care QC standards.
  • Seamless integration with LIS/HIS and POC data management systems, including Abbott’s QC Manager, allow automated capture and management of POCT data to meet compliance requirements

Keywords: Blood Glucose Monitoring, Blood Glucose Monitoring System, Glucose Monitoring, Glucose Monitoring System, Information Systems, laboratory information systems,

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