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RAMP® Procalcitonin

Rapid Diagnostic Test to Detect Procalcitonin Levels in Blood

  • GLOBAL:  More than 30 million cases annually worldwide1
  • URGENT:  Early detection and treatment of sepsis has been proven to improve patient outcomes and reduce healthcare costs2,3
  • DEADLY:  One-third of ICU patients with sepsis die before leaving the hospital4
  • COSTLY:  Sepsis is one of the most expensive conditions to treat, with costs exceeding $20 billion USD annually in the US alone5
  • PROCALCITONIN (PCT):  is a biomarker elevated in the blood of patients suffering from sepsis. Physicians use PCT to distinguish bacterial sepsis from other causes of similar symptoms6