Posted on 24th October, 2016
Protetanus testing significantly reduces the number of unnecessary tetanus boosters and immunoglobulin injections.
Protetanus is a quick and easy to perform test for anti-tetanus antibodies that allows accident and emergency staff to check the tetanus status of patients before initiating prophylactic treatment.
One drop of blood
One step test
Easy to perform & read
Results in 10 minutes
Test patients for anti-tetanus antibodies before giving unnecessary immunoglobulin or vaccine.
Protetanus is highly specific (100%) & sensitive (85.8%), providing reliable results to support clinical decisions and comprises: 40 assay platforms, 40 safety lancets and diluent.