Once a test result is automatically matched to a DCF, the Result Management Authority user may review the matching results and confirm or reject the match.
An automatic match for a positive test result – AAF or ATF – must be confirmed by the RMA user. A Negative result on the other hand is automatically matched and confirmed and does not require an explicit confirmation. The same applies to a blood passport match: it does not need to be confirmed.
However, regardless of the sample type and result type, it is possible to reject the match at all times.
Clicking the Automatic match or Negative Result button displays the Result Verification page:
The matching fields are shown from top to bottom. The DCF values are shown on the left, the lab result values are shown on the right, and a series of green checkmarks or red "X" icons indicate whether or not the field values match.
A complete check checkbox can be ticked to display additional fields that can be used as additional matching indicators: Gender, Mission Order, Region, pH and Specific Gravity (these last two are only for Urine samples). These fields are not taken into consideration for the automatic matching process.
Once the match is confirmed by the user, an indication is shown instead of the Automatic match button, under the Samples tab of the DCF: