Method Description Describes how the test is performed and provides a method-specific reference
Serum triglycerides are measured by an automated enzymatic method. The chemistry includes hydrolysis of the triglycerides and phosphorylation of the resulting glycerol. The method is referenced to the Center of Disease Control standardized method performed in the Cardiovascular Risk Assessment Laboratory. (Package insert: Bayer Triglyceride Reagent, Bayer Diagnostics Corp., Tarrytown, NY; Package insert: Roche Triglyceride Reagent, Roche Diagnostics Corp., Indianapolis)
Day(s) and Time(s) Test Performed Outlines the days and times the test is performed. This field reflects the day and time the sample must be in the testing laboratory to begin the testing process and includes any specimen preparation and processing time required before the test is performed. Some tests are listed as continuously performed, which means assays are performed several times during the day.
Monday through Sunday; Continuously