Table 8

Clinical laboratory tests
Haematology
Haemoglobin
Haematocrit
Total and differential leukocyte count (neutrophils, eosinophils, basophils, monocytes, lymphocytes)
Red-blood-cell count
Platelet count
Mean corpuscular volume
Mean corpuscular haemoglobin
Mean corpuscular haemoglobin concentration
Clinical chemistry
Blood urea nitrogen
Creatininea
Total bilirubin
Alkaline phosphatase
AST
ALT
Sodium
Potassium
Glucose (fasting)
Calcium
Chloride
Creatinine kinase
γ-glutamyl transpeptidase
Total protein
Uric acid
Urea
Urinalysis (by sticks as part of clinical laboratory investigation)
pH
Specific gravity
Protein
Glucose
Ketones
Bilirubin
Blood
Nitrite
Urobilinogen
Leukocytes
Additional tests
Alcohol breath testb
Urine cotinineb
HIV
Hepatitis surface antigen
Hepatitis C virus
Urine drug screeningb
○ Amphetamines
○ Barbiturates
○ Benzodiazepines
○ Cocaine
○ MDMA
○ Methamphetine
○ Morphine
○ Methadone
○ Tricyclic antidepressants
○ Tetrahydrocannabinol
Urine pregnancy testb

All tests, except the additional tests, will also be performed during the smokers’ day 108–109 in-clinic evaluations and at the end of the study.

aTo be repeated in each 24 h in-clinic evaluation for all participants.

bTo be repeated at all in-clinic evaluation visits for smokers and non-smokers.

Shepperd et al.

Shepperd et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:690   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-690

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