Description of the programme

These External Quality Assessments (AGLAE's programme ‘85’) in blood address medical laboratories and hospital laboratories.

Features of this EQA:

  • Samples close to patient samples
  • Results reported on-line

Number of tests
4
Number of participants
check the annex
Accreditation of the programme
yes
Cost of the programme*
550 € excl. VAT
Date of the tests
check the annex (register up to one month before the distribution)
* For laboratories internationally, shipping costs are extra

List of parameters

Bacteraemia: positivity delay (statistical appraisal), detection and identification of the bacterial strains, antibiogram.
Gram staining – resistance phenotype: the results observed by laboratories will be presented in the test report.

Pay attention, a specific programme for fungaemia exists.