Point-of-care urine testing.
The DiaScreen 50 Urine Chemistry Analyzer tests urine specimens for
the presence of leukocytes, specific gravity, urobilinogen, glucose,
ketone, bilirubin, protein, nitrite, blood, and [sub.p.H]. The analyzer
is designed for use with DiaScreen Reagent Strips for Urinalysis. The
strips screen for numerous health conditions and are available in 15
different configurations with up to 10 analytes per strip. The analyzer
may be used with three or more analytes per strip. The device has a
throughput of 50 strips per hour and a memory capacity of 200 test
results, which can be downloaded to a computer. The system flags
abnormal test results with an asterisk and offers an easy-to-read
printout. Patient identification information may be entered with the
standard keypad, keyboard or bar-code reader.