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2015 Publications of Interest

 

C-NPU: Nomenclature, Properties and Units -  Joint Committee of IFCC/IUPAC

1. Ferard G., Dybkaer R. "The NPU format for clinical laboratory science reports regarding properties, units, and symbols." Chemistry International." Vol 37 (3), p 24-25, May 2015
2. Nordin G. "Before defining performance criteria we must agree on what a 'qualitative test procedure' is." Clin Chem Lab Med., 2015 May; 53(6):939-41

Silver Book 2 revision – in final review:
a. Férard G., Dybkaer R., Fuentes-Arderiu X., Compendium of Terminology and Nomenclature of Properties in Clinical Laboratory Sciences, International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine & International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, 2016 (in final review pre-publication)
b. Campbell C, Caldwell G, Coates P., Flatman R, Georgiou A., Horvath AR., Lam Q., Schneider H. "Consensus Statement for the Management and Communication of High Risk Laboratory Results" Clin Biochem Rev, 2015, 36(iii): 97-105

C-RIDL: Reference Intervals and Decision Limits

1. Borai A, Ichihara K, Masoud A, et al. on behalf of the Committee on Reference Intervals and Decision Limits, International Federation for Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. "Establishment of reference intervals of clinical chemistry analytes for adult population in Saudi Arabia: a study conducted as a part of the IFCC global study on reference values. " Clin Chem Lab Med 2015; DOI: 10.1515/cclm-2015-0490.

Submitted to CCA:
1. Ichihara K, Ozarda Y, Barth JH, et al. on behalf of the Committee on Reference Intervals and Decision Limits, International Federation for Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. "A global multicenter study on reference values: 1. Assessment of methods for derivation and comparison of reference intervals."
2. Ichihara K, Ozarda Y, Barth JH, et al. on behalf of the Committee on Reference Intervals and Decision Limits, International Federation for Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. "A global multicenter study on reference values: 2. exploration of sources of variation across the countries."

Other articles directly related to the C-RIDL projects:
1. Shimizu Y, Ichihara K. "Sources of variation analysis and derivation of reference intervals for ALP, LDH, and amylase isozymes using sera from the Asian multicenter study on reference values." Clin Chim Acta 2015; 446: 64–72.
2. Qin X, Tang G, Qiu L, et al. "A Multicenter Reference Intervals Study for Specific Proteins in China." Medicine 2015; 94:e2211. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000002211.
3. Masuda S, Ichihara K, Yamanishi H, et al. "Evaluation of menstrual cycle-related changes in 85 clinical laboratory analytes." Ann Clin Biochem 2015 in press. doi: 10.1177/0004563215617212
4. Xia L, Qiu L Cheng X, Chen M, et al. "Nationwide multicenter reference interval study for 28 common biochemical analytes in China." Medicine, in press

C-STFT: Standardisation of Thyroid Function Tests

1. Thienpont LM, Faix JD, Beastall G. "Standardization of FT4 and harmonization of TSH measurements - A request for input from endocrinologists and other physicians." Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 2015 Jul 23. [Epub ahead of print].
2. Thienpont LM, Faix JD, Beastall G. "Standardization of FT4 and harmonization of TSH measurements - A request for input from endocrinologists and other physicians" [Opinion]. Endocr J 2015;62:855-6.
3. Thienpont LM, Faix JD, Beastall G. "Standardization of FT4 and Harmonization of TSH Measurements - A Request for input from Endocrinologists and Other Physicians." Exp Clin Endocrinol Diabetes 2015 Sep 15. [Epub ahead of print].
4. Thienpont L, Faix J, Beastall G. "Standardization of free thyroxine and harmonization of thyrotropin measurements: A request for input from endocrinologists and other physicians." Thyroid 2015 Sep 28. [Epub ahead of print].
5. Thienpont LM, Faix JD, Beastall G. "Standardization of FT4 and harmonization of TSH measurements: a request for input from endocrinologists and other physicians." Endocrine 2015; 50:826-7.
6. Thienpont LM, Faix JD, Beastall G. "Standardization of free T4 and harmonization of TSH measurements: a request for input from endocrinologists and other physicians." Eur Thyroid J. DOI:10.1159/000440614.
7. Thienpont LM, Faix JD, Beastall G. "Inquiry: Standardization of thyroid tests. The future standardization of FT4 and harmonization of TSH measurements in serum. A request for input on benefits and risks from Thyroid Foundations." ThyroWorld Newsletter 2015;18:13-4.
8. Thienpont LM, Faix JD, Beastall G. "Standardization of FT4 and harmonization of TSH measurements - A request for input from endocrinologists and other physicians." Endocr Pract 2015, accepted.

WG- HbA2: Standardisation of Hemoglobin A2

1. Arsene CG, Kaiser P, Henrion A, Paleari R, and Mosca A. "Candidate reference measurement procedure for the determination of HbA2 fraction in human blood using mass spectrometry." Proceedings of the 14th International Symposium on Biological and Environmental Reference Materials, October 11-15, 2015, Maryland (USA), page 33.

Submitted to CCA:
1. Paleari R, Caruso D, Kaiser P, Arsene CG, Schaeffer-Reiss C, Van Dorsselaer A, Bissé E, Ospina M, De Jesús VR, Wild B, Mosca A. "Developing a reference system for the IFCC standardization of HbA2".

WG-TNI: Standardisation of Troponin I

1. Tate JR, Bunk DM, Christenson RH, Barth JH, Katrukha A, Noble JE, Schimmel H, Wang L, and Panteghini M. ,“Evaluation of standardization capability of current cardiac troponin I assays by a correlation study: results of an IFCC pilot project” Clin. Chem. Lab. Med., 55 (5), 2015, 677 – 690.

WG-cMSP: Clinical Quantitative Mass Spectrometry Proteomics

Submitted to CCA:
1. Lehmann S, Brede C, Lescuyer P, Cocho JA, Vialaret J,  Bros P,  Delatour V, Hirtz C.  and the IFCC WG-cMSP, "Clinical Mass spectrometry proteomics (cMSP) for medical laboratory: what could be the future?" 

WG-CSF: CSF-Proteins

1. Bjerke M, Andreasson U, Kuhlmann J, Portelius E, Pannee J, Lewczuk P, Umek RM, Vanmechelen E, Vanderstichele H, Stoops E, Lewis J, Vandijck M, Kostanjevecki V, Jeromin A, Salamone SJ, Schmidt O, Matzen A, Madin K, Eichenlaub U, Bittner T, Shaw LM, Zegers I, Zetterberg H, Blennow K. "Assessing the commutability of reference material formats for the harmonization of amyloid beta measurements." Clin Chem Lab Med 2015, in press.
2. Pannee J, Gobom J, Shaw LM, Korecka M, Chambers EE, Lame M, Jenkins R, Mylott W, Carrillo MC, Zegers I, Zetterberg H, Blennow K, Portelius E. "Round robin test on quantification of amyloid-β 1-42 in cerebrospinal fluid by mass spectrometry." Alzheimers Dement 2016;12(1):55-59.

 

 

 
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