A global multicenter study on reference values: 2. Exploration of sources of variation across the countries


Ichihara K., ÖZARDA Y., Barth J. H. , Klee G., Shimizu Y., Xia L., ...More

CLINICA CHIMICA ACTA, vol.467, pp.83-97, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 467
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.cca.2016.09.015
  • Journal Name: CLINICA CHIMICA ACTA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.83-97

Abstract

Objectives: The intent of this study, based on a global multicenter study of reference values (RVs) for serum analytes was to explore biological sources of variation (SVs) of the RVs among 12 countries around the world.