PMID: 13717711Nov 1, 1960Paper

A rapid "side-room" method for the determination of plasma fibrinogen concentration as fibrin

Journal of Clinical Pathology
G I INGRAM, M O MATCHETT

Abstract

A method is proposed for the rapid estimation of plasma fibrinogen concentration. The technique depends on the increase of optical density occurring when plasma clots. A kit is described which obviates the use of laboratory apparatus, so that the test may be performed in the ward side-room if a small centrifuge can be provided.A calibration curve has been prepared for use with commercial opacity standards, and a measure of the error of the method has been obtained.

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