Vitamins

 

Our vitamin service serves many laboratories in the West Midlands and around the country.

Please note that we can now offer a vitamin D analysis from a dried blood spot. Further details ....

 

Vitamin D Leaflet Download Here

Vitamin A & E Leaflet Download Here

 

Test:

Vitamin A, D, E and Carotenes

Laboratory

Clinical Biochemistry, City Hospital Birmingham

Specimen Type:

Minimum 250 ul serum Vitamin D

Minimum 500 ul serum Vitamin A&E

Storage:

If samples have to be stored prior to dispatch, please keep at 4oC

Posting Details:

First class post.

Posting Address:

Department of Clinical Biochemistry, City Hospital, Dudley Road, Birmingham B18 7QH

Clinical Use:

Assessment vitamin status.

Turnaround:

2-3 working days Vitamin D

2-3 working days Vitamin A & E

5 working days for Carotenes

External QA Scheme:

 DEQAS International & QA programme

CPA Accredited Lab/Test:

Yes Full Accreditation

Key Contact:

Dr Nicola Barlow
Email: info@cityassays.org.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  SWBH NHS TRUST 2017