Issue No 11+12/2005

Progression from Hidden to Overt Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Significance of Screening and Importance of the Laboratory

by Ettore Bartoli, Luigi Castello. Pier Paolo Sainaghi, Gian Piero Carnevale Schianca
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Reference Intervals for Testosterone, Androstenedione and SHBG Levels in Healthy Females and Males from Birth until Old Age

by Martin W. Elmlinger, Werner Kühnel, Henning Wormstall, Peter Claus Döller
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Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment of Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation: an Update

by Massimo Franchini
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A Multi-Center Quality Control Study of Different CA15-3 Immunoassays

by Walter Hubl. Thomas Demant, Steffen Albrecht, Nils Bewarder, Gabriele Grunow, Ruprecht Keller, Rainer Klapdor, Karl-Jürgen Klos, Klaus Kruse, Robert Müller, Ilona Page, Reinhard Schmidt, Heidrun Stolle, Johannes Wiefelspütz, Egon Vom Baur, Jörg Zinsmeyer, Manfred Zwirner
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Evaluation of Magnesium in Serum and Urine in Patients with Pulmonary Diseases

by Ljudmila Nagorni-Obradovic, Svetlana Ignjatović, Vesna Bosnjak-Petrović, Marija Mitic-Milikić
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Frequently Asked Questions at the Quality Control Centre Switzerland (CSCQ)

by Peter Hagemann, Sylvie Vasej and André Deom
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Soluble ST2 Protein in Cardiac Surgery: A Possible Negative Feedback Loop To Prevent Uncontrolled Inflammatory Reactions

by Tamás Szerafin, Markus Brunner, Ambrus Horváth, Lajos Szentgyörgyi, Bernhard Moser, George Boltz-Nitulescu, Árpád Peterffy, Konrad Hoetzeneeker, Barbara Steinlechner, Ernst Wolner, Hendrik Jan Ankersmit
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The Preanalyical Phase - Can the Requirements of the DIN-EN-ISO 15189 be Met Practically for All Laboratories? A View of the "German Situation"

by William Graham Wood