eJIFCC Vol 31 n° 1 is now available. Guest edited by Dr. Gabriel Lima-Oliveira, Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, Univ of Verona - Italy, and member of the WG-Preanalytical Phase -COLABIOCLI - the theme of this issue is "Improving the Preanalytical Phase in Laboratory Medicine"
The preanalytical phase is responsible for the most frequent errors in laboratory medicine , which represents a major source of result variability. Five original articles, two case reports, and two critical reviews offer different perspectives to help all clinical laboratory players – physicians, nurses, technicians, in vitro diagnostic devices providers, and laboratory professionals – to reduce the clinical laboratory variability. Read more