The TEST 1 automated system: a new method for measuring the erythrocyte sedimentation rate.

@article{Plebani1998TheT1,
  title={The TEST 1 automated system: a new method for measuring the erythrocyte sedimentation rate.},
  author={Mario Plebani and S De Toni and Maria Colomba Sanzari and Daniele Bernardi and E Stockreiter},
  journal={American journal of clinical pathology},
  year={1998},
  volume={110 3},
  pages={334-40}
}
We evaluated performance of the TEST 1 (SIRE Analytical Systems, Udine, Italy), a fully automated analyzer for the measurement of the erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR). Intra-assay reproducibility was satisfactory for a wide range of ESR values, whereas there was a significant decrease in ESR data when the samples were stored at 4 degrees C for up to 24… CONTINUE READING