By providing a more complete picture of your patients' hemostasis, the TEG system can help facilitate your understanding of hemorrhagic or thrombotic risk so you can deliver more targeted treatment.

It is a logical step in the bleeding patient assessment but requires some training and skill to get a meaningful result!

Rotem is a little more robust but is not always functional.

Learn the TEG from from consultants and ODP's. Take care as it does cost and it is fragile.

The 4 Channel TEG system is in the theatre lab area by Mrs Owens' office (theatre manager) at far end from CICU of theatres.

Resources for download:

watch a short clip from the TEG company

Great video on how to do a TEG from the Royal Free !