Diagnostic Test Timer
Monitoring of Diagnostic Test Timer
An incorrect diagnosis of membrane rupture (i.e. false positive test) can also have serious clinical ramifications, such as the initiation of unnecessary obstetrical interventions that may include hospitalization, administration of medications, and even iatrogenic premature delivery. They approached Timestrip for Time indicators which would be required for these test devices.
5,10 and 20 minutes are clearly marked on the Timestrip, allowing for clinicians to have a clear visual indication of when results are ready. With an accurate diagnosis of PROM (premature rupture of membranes), patients can receive interventions to minimize the risk of complications.