TLA

(redirected from Total Laboratory Automation)
AcronymDefinition
TLAThree Letter Acronym
TLAThree Letter Abbreviation
TLATexas Library Association
TLAThe Last Airbender (movie and TV series)
TLATeaching and Learning Activities
TLAThe Lost Art
TLAText-Link-Ads (Internet advertising)
TLATektronix Logic Analyzer (computing)
TLATop-Level Aggregation
TLATechnology License Agreement
TLATop Layer Aggregation
TLATop Level Aggregation
TLATechnical License Agreement
TLATime since Last Access
TLATop Level Architecture
TLATrue Logarithmic Amplifier
TLATemporal Logic of Actions (logic system)
TLATennessee Library Association
TLAThe Lost Age (game)
TLATheater of the Living Arts (Philadelphia, PA)
TLAThe Latin Americanist (journal; Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies)
TLATemporary Lodging Allowance
TLATeaching, Learning and Assessment
TLATeacher Learning Academy (UK)
TLAThe Language Academy (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
TLATrial Lawyers Association
TLATrue Love Always
TLATransportation Lawyers Association
TLATrans-India Law Associates (New Delhi, India)
TLATotal Laboratory Automation
TLATemporary Living Allowance
TLAThin Layer Activation
TLAThe Lawrence Arms (band)
TLATerritorial Local Authorities (New Zealand)
TLATechnology Licensing Agreement (contract)
TLATransformative Language Arts (Goddard College)
TLAThe Last Alliance
TLATop Level Architecture (information security defense-in-depth)
TLATimber License Agreement (Philippines)
TLATruth in Lending Act
TLATechnology Leadership Academy (various locations)
TLAToyota-Lift of Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)
TLATrinidad Lake Asphalt
TLATop-Level Administrator (computing)
TLATeller, Alaska (Airport Code)
TLATerm Loan A
TLATelstra Learning Academy (Australia)
TLAThree Letter Agency
TLAThrottle Lever Angle
TLATop Level Assembly
TLATournament Life Announcement (chess)
TLATwo Letter Acronym (less common)
TLATop Level Aggregate
TLAThe Lost Agency (various organizations)
TLATemporal Light Artifact (visual perception)
TLATraining Level Assignment
TLATransluminal Angioplasty (navigating transluminally through blood vessels to perform angioplasty.
TLATerminal Lecteur Applicatif (French: Terminal Drive Application)
TLATemporary Lodging Assistance
TLATwo-Location Algorithm
TLAThe Last Ambassadors (band)
TLATalk, Listen, Act (United Parcel Service training)
TLATelephone Line Adapter
TLATermination Liability Agreement
TLATransmit Level Adjustment
TLAToulouse Lalande-Aucamville (French rugby club)
TLATrue Life Anatomy Pty Ltd (software)
TLATriathlon du Lac d'Aiguebelette (French triathlon)
TLATelemetry Link Adapter
TLATime Line Analysis
TLATenant Lease Agreement
TLAThe Language Artist (blog)
TLATerm Life Assurance
TLATravel & Living Allowance
TLATeaching and Learning Assistant (education)
TLATotal Living Allowance
TLATerminal Low Altitude
TLATimber Laminated Arch (engineering)
TLATie Line Class A (24 hours/day service)
TLATriple Letter Acronym (less common than Three Letter Acronym)
TLATerminate and Leave Activated
TLATechniques Loisirs Automobiles (French automobile service company)
TLATissue-Like Assemblies
TLAToyo Logistics America (Torrance, CA)
TLATheater Lead Agent (US DoD)
TLATransmitter Launch Amplitude
TLATalk-Listen-Action
TLATop Level Alarm
TLATamilnadu Library Association (India)
References in periodicals archive ?
[10] Nonstandard abbreviations: TLA, total laboratory automation; TAT, turnaround time.
The Total Laboratory Automation (TLA) solution, installed in the core lab of the NRL at ICAD in Abu Dhabi, will further boost the capabilities of laboratory, which through its network of ten laboratories currently processes more than 500,000 tests per month for over 200 clients across the MENA region.
Total laboratory automation in Japan: past, present, and the future.
has the largest share because of adaptation of total laboratory automation from modular automated systems.
This continual high growth rate and the competitive cost pressures inherent in the laboratory environment led us to consider the possibility of some form of total laboratory automation (TLA).3 However, automation in a setting that has little routine clinical laboratory testing and in which 85% of all incoming specimens are either refrigerated or frozen presented major challenges.
Applying this study in the view of a community-hospital setting of less than 200 beds where total laboratory automation is not financially practical is worth discussion.
Although an estimated 50 laboratories in North America have undertaken total laboratory automation (TLA) projects, fewer than one-third of these have published on their experience, and only a handful have published details of actual FTE savings.
In a concerted effort to standardize laboratory testing and improve patient care, UPMC sought total laboratory automation.
Automated specimen processors and transportation systems have been successfully implemented in several high-volume clinical laboratories as part of the implementation of total laboratory automation over the past 10 years (3).
These trends started with the development of walkaway testing platforms for all major areas of diagnostic testing; continued with the introduction of molecular diagnostics, progressive automation, and the integration of general chemistry with immunochemistry; and culminated with total laboratory automation, to mention just a few.
This has led to the concept of "total laboratory automation", as much a misnomer as "automation" is for a single laboratory instrument.
The STA-R Evolution, the newest high-performance system to the STA family of analyzers, is a fully automated, stand-alone workstation with robotic capabilities for the total laboratory automation line.
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