I have just learned a very important fact that I want to share with you. I did not realize that there are certain sizes of blood viles; each will only contain a certain amount of blood before the blood stops being drawn.
I learned this important fact from my dad who learned it when he went to give blood a week or so ago. A nurse trainee was complaining to the nurse training her that she had to change the viles three times in order to get enough blood for testing purposes. If someone is new to a hospital, lab or doctor’s office and do not realize this fact, then they may miss taking enough blood to test.
This may have happened with one of my clients recently. Ofte