Table 2

Comparison of the mean ± S.E of hematological profile of automated method with the manual method.

PARAMETER

AUTOMATED

(MEAN ± S.E)

MANUAL

(MEAN ± S.E)


HB (g/dl)

11.86 ± 0.30

12.07 ± 0.33***

PCV (%)

36.00 ± 0.91

37.00 ± 0.83***

MCHC (g/dl)

32.80 ± 0.19

33.24 ± 0.01

PLATELET(×109/l)

265.5 ± 18.94

251.7 ± 18.58***

TWBC(×109/l)

7.00 ± 0.50

11.41 ± 4.90***

NEUTROPHILS (%)

52.15 ± 1.77

54.68 ± 1.61

LYMPHOCYTES

44.42 ± 1.79

43.48 ± 1.59


***Significantly different to value for automated method (p < 0.0001).

Ike et al. BMC Clinical Pathology 2010 10:3   doi:10.1186/1472-6890-10-3

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