Protein, Quantitative, Urine (View in report form.)
CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:
RU/PRO (random urine); U/PRO (24-hour urine)
Urine Protein Random; Urine Protein Timed
Random = 84156; Timed = 84156, 81050
Results are reported as mg of protein in total volume of urine submitted. Normal range is based on 24-hour collection.
Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
Stat: 1 hour (random urine only) Routine: 8 hours
For timed urine collection, instruct the patient to void at the beginning of the collection period and discard the specimen. Then collect all urine including the final specimen voided at the end of the collection period. Containers must be labeled with patient`s full name, room number, date and time collection started, and date and time collection finished.