69% of people responded that they knew someone who has been affected by or is at risk for a blood clot. Of that 69%; the majority answered relative followed by friend and parent.
Our respondents said the top three challenges that most impact their hemostasis lab today (or laboratory in general) were:
1) Budget cuts
2) Preanalytical errors and sample management
3) Complex workflow within the lab
The two features of the new Sysmex® CS Systems that would be most beneficial to our respondents in their laboratory and/or hospital network include:
1) Simplified lab operations with in-depth traceability
2) Lab-to-Lab consistency for multisite patient monitoring