i have recently been sent to a coumadin clinic for my warfarin testing - of this i am not happy ,but thats the way it is for now anyways - i have had 2 major dangeruos problems with in the last month .. thats why i am at clinic - i question the accuracy of these machines ,i tested blood at lab monday 3.1 -- tuesday at clinic 5.6 -- thursday at lab 3 .3--- i have been told by a very reliable sourse that if you are L.A. positive this alone can offset readings- in my case by 2.3--- woman doing my clinic testing i think just doesn't get it - i need so help here my friends --some literature stating this is a problem with these machines -- i have 2 surgeries this month , the 1 st being one my INR can't be above 2.3 ????? thats the spread of the last tests?? any help here would be great------- maybe some one has the paper work that came with their machines that states this-- i test every 3 days - monday i'll be testing again and i got to find out just what machine they are using. this woman thinks she knows every thing and that doesn't set well with me as i know she 's wrong on alot of what we have discussed. . i'm going to have to hit her with everything but the kitchen sink ?????who knows mavbe that is what it will take ?????? HA HA HA -- please get back asap thanks to you all ----- not so fat jet [ flipper ]
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