Postmortem in Kenya: A quick Overview

Contents1 Introduction1.1 History of Post mortems in Kenya.2 Importance of post mortems3 Types of  post mortem3.0.1 Based on Procedure4 Based on the reason for the post mortem4.1 Where are postmortem performed within Kenya?4.2 Who Performs Postmortems in Kenya?4.3 Cost of post mortem4.4 Role of relatives/guardians4.5 Ethical Considerations5 Postmortem: The actual Procedure 5.1 Cause of Death5.2 Manner …

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Outsourcing in laboratory

Outsourcing In The Clinical Laboratory The Right Way: An Introduction

( Note: This article is part of 4-part series on outsourcing in the clinical laboratory) Contents1 Introduction:2 Rationale for Outsourcing3 Key Benefits:4 Choice of the contract partner Introduction: Outsourcing In The Clinical Laboratory the delegation of some functions or activities to an external entity, person or organization. This allows the laboratory to leverage outside expertise …

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Introduction to Paternity Testing in Kenya

Contents1 Introduction1.1 Some background1.2 Inheritance of genetic material1.3 Example 1.4 Obligate Paternal Allele2 Paternity Index2.1 Combined Paternity Index2.2 Interpretation of CPI2.3 Probability of Paternity2.4 Prior Probability 2.5 Probability of Paternity2.6 Effect of Prior Probability2.7 Possible Outcomes2.8 Challenges in Paternity Testing. Introduction DNA Paternity testing is the use of DNA profiles to determine whether an individual is the …

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Laboratory Information Management System

LIMS refers to a computerized information management system for laboratories Contents1 Functions of LIMS1.1 Sample Management1.2 Electronic Data Exchange1.3 Additional Functions1.4 Types of LIMS architecture1.5 Thick Client1.6 Thin-Client1.7 Hybrid Systems2 Rationale of Laboratory Information System3 Factors to Consider when Choosing A LIMS System 4 Evaluating LIMS Systems5 LIMS: Challenges Functions of LIMS Sample Management Instrument and …

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12 essential components of quality in medical Laboratory

Quality Systems in Medical Laboratory

Contents0.1 Introduction to Quality 0.1.1 Internal Quality Control (IQA)0.1.2 External Quality Control (EQA)1  1.1 Quality System Essentials1.1.1  1.2 Conclusion Introduction to Quality  Quality may be defined as the extent to which a product/ service / experience satisfies customer /end user expectations. In laboratory medicine, the end point of quality is to ensure quality results that contribute …

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