Clinical Chemistry External Quality Assessment

The RIQAS General Clinical Chemistry EQA programme is designed to monitor the performance of up to 50 parameters covering routine chemistries, lipids, hormones and trace metals. Three flexible yet cost effective programme options are available.

  • Lyophilised for enhanced stability
  • 100% human serum
  • Bi-weekly reporting
  • Submit results and view reports online via RIQASNet
  • Register up to five instruments at no extra cost
  • Reference method values are provided for selected parameters / lots
Cat No Kit Size Frequency Cycle Start Analytes
RQ9112 Expand 13 x 5ml Bi-weekly (2 x 6 monthly cycles) March / Sept 10 parameters only (Choose from 50)
RQ9112/s Expand 13 x 5ml Bi-weekly (2 x 6 monthly cycles) March / Sept 17 parameters only (Choose from 50)
RQ9113 Expand 13 x 5ml Bi-weekly (2 x 6 monthly cycles) March / Sept All 50 parameters

Analytes

  • Acid phosphatase, prostatic
  • Acid phosphatase, total
  • Albumin
  • ALP
  • ALT (ALAT)
  • Amylase, pancreatic
  • Amylase, total
  • AST
  • Bicarbonate
  • Bile acids
  • Bilirubin, direct
  • Bilirubin, total
  • Calcium, ionised
  • Calcium, total
  • Chloride
  • Cholinestease (Pilot)
  • Cholesterol
  • CK, total (CPK)
  • Copper
  • Creatinine
  • D-3-hydroxybutyrate
  • Fructosamine (pilot)
  • Free T3
  • Free T4
  • Gamma GT
  • GLDH
  • Glucose
  • HBDH
  • HDL-Cholesterol
  • Iron
  • Lactate (Pilot)
  • LD (LDH)
  • Lipase
  • Lithium
  • Magnesium
  • NEFA (pilot)
  • Osmolality
  • Phosphate, inorganic
  • Potassium
  • Protein, total
  • PSA
  • Sodium
  • TIBC
  • Total T3
  • Total T4
  • Triglycerides
  • TSH
  • Urea
  • Uric acid
  • Zinc