The Department provides a comprehensive range of analytical results, observations and interpretation for the requesting doctor as well as clinical liaison and advice. The analytical service encompasses indices of fluid balance, liver function, renal function, carbohydrate and lipid metabolism, and various hormones, proteins, enzymes, therapeutic drugs, tumour-associated substances and many other chemical and biochemical compounds.
The Blood Transfusion Department incorporates the Blood Transfusion laboratory, the Haemovigilance and Traceability functions, and the clinical transfusion consultancy service. The Blood Transfusion laboratory is responsible for serological testing, processing and storing of blood components/products for transfusion.
Referrals and Appointments
Available to: Inpatients, Outpatients
Who needs to refer you: GP