Total Cholesterol

Accurate Total Cholesterol measurements correlating to the Gold Standard

Clinical Significance

Total Cholesterol measurement alone cannot accurately predict CVD risk; however Total Cholesterol is useful as an initial screen, with elevated levels suggesting that a full lipid profile is required.

Testing is recommended for those who:

 

Total Cholesterol measures all lipoprotein sub-classes to assess a patient’s overall cholesterol level. High levels of cholesterol in the blood are associated with atherosclerosis and an increased risk of heart disease. As such cholesterol testing plays a vital role in preventative health care. Both the American National Cholesterol Education Programme (NCEP) and the European Society of Cardiologists (ESC) recommend levels below 5mmol/l.

Key Features of Randox Total Cholesterol

 

Quality Control

RIQAS EQA Scheme

Quality Control

Calibrators

 

 Ordering information

CH200 6 x 30ml (s)
CH201 6 x 100ml (s)
CH202 8 x 50ml (s)
CH2823 480T (Dimension)
CH3810 9 x 51ml
CH7945 9 x 50ml
CH9715 12 x 66ml
CH8019 4 x 68ml
CH8310 4 x 20ml
ST1590 10 x 5ml

Applications are available for a large range of clinical chemistry analysers. Contact us for more information.


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