CLINICAL CHEMISTRY AND LABORATORY MEDICINE, vol.56, no.8, pp.1309-1318, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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CLINICAL CHEMISTRY AND LABORATORY MEDICINE
biological variation, complete blood count, hematology, preanalytical phase, REFERENCE CHANGE VALUES, CLINICAL-CHEMISTRY, EUROPEAN FEDERATION, LABORATORY MEDICINE, CRITICAL-APPRAISAL, SAMPLES, CHECKLIST, REVEALS, PROJECT, SERUM
Background: The complete blood count (CBC) is used to evaluate health status in the contexts of various clinical situations such as anemia, infection, inflammation, trauma, malignancies, etc. To ensure safe clinical application of the CBC, reliable biological variation (BV) data are required. The study aim was to define the BVs of CBC parameters employing a strict protocol.