Respiratory Panel 2 plus – FilmArray®
Multiplex PCR to detect the following pathogens:
• Emergency admissions presenting with respiratory symptoms and requiring high flow oxygen (optiflow), non-invasive ventilation (NIV) or referral to ITU for respiratory support.
|Sample & container required
|Blue top eNAT transport medium
Use the eNAT transport collection kit, sourced from your local Pathology specimen reception.
|Transport sample to Microbiology at Charing Cross hospital immediately.
Requests MUST be approved by a Microbiology or Virology Consultant.
This assay is not UKAS accredited.