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Blood Analysis System

IRMA VET® Blood Analysis System

Test whenever, wherever!

The IRMA VET Blood Analysis System is a valuable diagnostic tool for veterinarians in clinical and critical care settings. Its portability allows for easy use in the clinic and also in the field when treating companion and production animals.

  • Intuitive, First-of-a-Kind IRMA VET App User Interface for Simple Operation
  • Best-in-Class Convenience and High Reliability with No Maintenance Required
  • Exceptional Clinical Performance Equivalent to Central Lab Equipment
THE IRMA EXPERIENCE.  Confidence from Start to Finish.

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Intuitive, First-of-a-Kind IRMA VET App User Interface for Simple Operation

  • Color touch screen with video tips easily guides you through the testing process
  • Reference ranges for multiple species and draw sites may be pre-programmed to immediately flag abnormal species specific results
  • Removable IRMA VET Tablet makes it efficient to share test results or make notes on the large color screen
  • Efficient cartridge scanning with the universal built-in 1D and 2D bar code scanner eliminates transcription errors
  • Easy on-board printing

Best-in-Class Convenience and High Reliability with No Maintenance Required

  • Room temperature blood gas and electrolyte test cartridges are ready when you are
  • Compact design offers convenient point of care portability with an integrated handle to easily use in the field or move from room to room
  • Solid state operation with no moving parts ensures highest reliability and is ready when needed most
  • Maintenance-free system allows you to focus on your patients rather than servicing equipment

Exceptional Clinical Performance Equivalent to Central Lab Equipment

  • Built on the trusted IRMA platform with over 23 years of proven precision and accuracy equivalent to central lab equipment
  • Self-calibration prior to each test prevents lost patient samples
  • Liquid QC, electronic QC, and optional QC lockout features ensure lab quality results
  • Robust analyzer design is backed by a standard 2-year warranty

Cartridge Test Menu – Measured Values

CC BG H3
pH  ♦  ♦
pCO2  ♦  ♦
pO2  ♦  ♦
Na+  ♦  ♦
K+  ♦  ♦
iCa  ♦  ♦
Hct  ♦  ♦

 

Cartridge Test Menu – Calculated Values

CC BG H3
HCO3  ♦  ♦
TCO2  ♦  ♦
BEecf  ♦  ♦
BEb  ♦  ♦
O2SAT  ♦  ♦
iCa(N)  ♦
tHb  ♦  ♦

Disposable Test Cartridges

LifeHealth manufactures a family of 3 different IRMA® Test Cartridges which are used in the IRMA® System. For more information on the IRMA® VET Test Cartridges, please click here.

IRMA® Capillary Collection Device

  • Ideal for blood collection and transfer of whole blood samples
  • 125 uL sample volume
  • Luer port for cartridge injection
  • Pre-loaded with 70 IU/mL balanced heparin

Reportable Ranges Measured

pH 6.000-8.000 pH units
pCO2 4.0-200.0 mmHg (0.53-26.66 kPa)
pO2 20.0-700.0 mmHg (2.67-93.33 kPa)
Na+ 80.0-200.0 (mM, mEq/L)
K+ 1.00-20.00 (mM, mEq/L)
iCa 0.20-5.00 mM(0.40-10.00 mEq/L; 0.80-20.00 mg/dL)
Hct 10.0-80.0% (.100-.800 SI)

General Specifications

Minimum Blood Sample Size 0.2mL from a 1cc syringe
0.125mL from the IRMA Capillary Collection Device
Data Storage 200 patient test records
150 liquid QC records
100 electronic QC / Temperature test results
Cartridge Storage Temperature 15-30°C / 59-86°F

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