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Effects of different centrifugation conditions on clinical chemistry and Immunology test results

Elisabeth I Minder1*, Adrian Schibli2, Dagmar Mahrer1, Predrag Nesic1 and Kathrin Plüer1

Author Affiliations

1 Stadtspital Triemli, Central laboratory Birmensdorferstrasse 497 CH-8063 Zürich Switzerland

2 Stadtspital Triemli, Department for Internal Medicine Birmensdorferstrasse 497 CH-8063 Zürich Switzerland

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BMC Clinical Pathology 2011, 11:6  doi:10.1186/1472-6890-11-6

Published: 10 May 2011

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(Table S1): Deming fit results from all analytical parameters and centrifugation conditions. The results are displayed as outlined in the legend to table 2.

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(Table S2): Probabilities to detect a 5% bias with 95% certainty at the limits of the reference ranges for all parameters and all centrifugation conditions (beta error). The results are displayed as outlined in the legend to table 4.

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