CareLyte PLUS Electrolyte ISE Analyzer
 

CareLyte® PLUS

The Choice for Veterinary Laboratories

The Diamond Diagnostics CareLytePLUS Electrolyte Analyzer is a completely automated system measuring Na+, K+, Cl-, Ca++ and Li+ in whole blood, serum, plasma and urine utilizing Ion Selective Electrode (ISE) technology. The Diamond CareLyte PLUS is uniquely designed with a powerful microprocessor allowing for easy interface with external LIS systems, operation with a new touch screen interface, bar code scanner and storage and retrieval of over 1000 patient results. The system currently operates in over 10 languages and offers testing on Feline, Canine, Bovine, Equine, Swine and Ovine samples.

 

CareLyte PLUS

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SPECIFICATIONS:

Veterinary Options
Feline, Canine, Bovine, Equine, Swine, Ovine or Open

Sample
Whole Blood, Serum, Plasma, Urine or Dialysate

Sample Size
95 μl

Number of Parameters
4 (Simultaneously)

Detection Range
Blood Na+: 40-200 mmol/L
Dialysate K+: 1.7-15 mmol/L
Cl-: 50-200 mmol/L
Ca++: 0.3-5.0 mmol/L
Li+: 0.2-5.5 mmol/L
Urine Na+: 3-300 mmol/L
K+: 5-120* mmol/L
Cl-: 15-300 mmol/L
*60-120 requires additional dilution

Reproducibility
Within Run (n=30)

Blood, Serum, Plasma, Dialysate
Na+: CV ≤ 1% (120-160 mmol/L)
K+: CV ≤ 2% (2.5-6 mmol/L)
Cl-: CV ≤ 2% (85-130 mmol/L)
Ca++: SD ≤ 0.02 mmol/L (0.8 – 1.5 mmol/L)
Li+: SD ≤ 0.02 mmol/L (0.4 – 1.3 mmol/L)
(Lithium not typically measured in dialysate samples)

Urine
Na+: CV ≤ 5% (100-250 mmol/L)
K+: CV ≤ 5% (10-60 mmol/L)
Cl-: CV ≤ 5% (100-250 mmol/L)
(Calcium and Lithium are not typically measured in urine samples)

Display Resolution
Na+: 1 mmol/L or 0.1 mmol/L
K+: 0.1 mmol/L or 0.01 mmol/L
Cl-: 1 mmol/L or 0.1 mmol/L
Ca++: 0.01 mmol/L or 0.001 mmol/L
Li+: 0.01 mmol/L or 0.001 mmol/L

 

Analysis Time
45 sec without printout (72 per hour)
60 sec with printout (60 per hour)

Data Storage
1000 Patient Results
500 Level QC Results (3 levels)

Calibration
2 Point every 4 hours
On Demand
1 Point after every Measurement

User Input
Touch Screen
USB Keyboard / Barcode Scanner (optional)

Output
Color 5”display 800 x 48 0 pixels
Graphic 16 column printer
LAN / RS232 LIS Communication

Features
Wifi, Bluetooth, 4 USB ports, LAN

Ambient Conditions
15-32°C, Room temperature (60-90°F)
<85% humidity

Languages
English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Korean, Polish

Power
100-240V ~ 50/60 Hz (self-adjusting)
1.6 A max, 50 Watts max

Size & Weight
13.2 x 12.4 x 12 inches or 335 x 315 x 295 mm
14 lbs or 6 Kgs