Issue No 07+08/2001

Exclusion of Pulmonary Embolism Using Quantitative Plasma D-Dimer Assays

by Paul E. Sijens and Matthijs Oudkerk

Role of von Willebrand Factor for the Onset of Arterial Thrombosis

by Shinya Goto

Salivary HCV-Antibodies; a Follow-up Cohort Study of Liver Disease Patients

by Salem Elsana, Emanuel Sikuler, Arieh Yaari, Yonat Shemer-Avni and Miriam Margalith

Estrogen and Lipoproteins

by Akihiko Wakatsuki

Diagnostic Evaluation of a New Combined HIV p24 Antigen and anti-HIVl/2/O Screening Assay

by Susanne Polywka, Jürgen Feldner, Hedwig Duttmann, and Rainer Laufs

Validation of the First Automated Chemiluminescence Protein-Binding Assay for the Detection of 25- Hydroxycalciferol

by Heinz-Jürgen Roth, Ingrid Zahn, Rudolf Alkier, Harald Schmidt

The Clinical Importance of Correctly Diagnosing Venous Thrombosis

by Erik Berntorp

On Difficulties in Diagnosing Deep Vein Thrombosis in Daily Clinical Work and Research Practice

by Björgell O, Nilsson PE, Nilsson J-Ä, Svensson PJ

Current Issues in Glycated Haemoglobin Measurement

by Stuart Blincko and Raymond Edwards

Inhibitors of von Willebrand Factor-Cleaving Protease in Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura

by Han-Mou Tsai, Anping Li, and Gail Rock

Comparison of Three Methods for Total Homocysteine Plasma Determination

by Tama¡a Brunelli, Guglielmina Pepe, Rossella Marcucci, Betti Giusti, Domenico Prisco, Rosanna Abbate, Sandra Fedi

Stability of Ketone Bodies in Serum in Dependence on Storage Time and Storage Temperature

by Ines Fritzsche, Peter Büh¡del, Reinhild Melcher, Hans-Joachim Böhme

Analyzer Transfer of a Broad Range High-Sensitivity C-Reactive Protein Immunoassay

by Frédéric Cotton, Philippe Thiry, Abdelaziz Ben Hsain, Jean-Marie Boeynaems

Foetal and Neonatal Thyroid Disorders

by Giorgio Radetti, Lino Gentili, Paolo Beck-Peccoz