Find out more about a day in the life of Kelvin Adu-Darko, an Advanced Biomedical Support Worker in Point of Care Testing (POCT), based at Croydon Hospital.
Meningococcal Screening PCR – blood*
|Category||Medical Microbiology Molecular|
|Reporting frequency||TAT - 14 days|
A throat swab (Charcoal swab) should also be obtained in all cases to detect pharyngeal carriage.
*Test performed at a referral laboratory
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