Evaluation of the instrumentation laboratory microcentrifugal analyzer III

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dc.contributor.advisor Bayer, R.
dc.contributor.advisor Ehpenine, Joseph
dc.contributor.advisor Anmer, James
dc.contributor.author McCall, Karin B.
dc.date.accessioned 2009-05-21T14:44:02Z
dc.date.available 2009-05-21T14:44:02Z
dc.date.issued 1988-10
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1850/9635
dc.description.abstract The Instrumentation Laboratory's MicroCentrifugal Analyzer (MCA) was evaluated for precision, linearity and accuracy for albumin, alanine transaminase (ALT), aspartate transaminase (AST) , alkaline phosphatase, creatine kinase (CK), cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) total protein, cholesterol, glucose, gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase (GGT), lactic dehydrogenase (LDH) , phosphorous, total protein, and triglyceride. Within-run, within-day, day-to-day, and total precision was comparable to or exceeded manufacturer's claims and was comparable to the precision in existing in-house tests. A comparison of methods for the MicroCentrifugal Analyzer with those used on the Technicon SMA 12/60, the Abbott ABA-100 and the Kodak Ektachem 400 showed very good correlation with minimal random error - As a result of this study, the MicroCentrifugal Analyzer was implemented in this laboratory as a replacement instrument for the ABA 100 and as a backup instrument for the SMA 12/60 and Ektachem 400. A new activated creatine kinase kit was adopted and the existing cerebrospinal fluid total protein biuret method was replaced with an automated Coomassie blue method. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.subject Thesis en_US
dc.subject Centrifuges en_US
dc.subject Chemical analysis en_US
dc.subject Clinical chemistry en_US
dc.subject.lcc QP519.9.C44 M353 1988
dc.subject.lcsh Centrifuges--Evaluation en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Clinical chemistry--Instruments--Evaluation en_US
dc.title Evaluation of the instrumentation laboratory microcentrifugal analyzer III en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.description.college College of Science en_US
dc.description.department Department of Medical Sciences en_US
dc.contributor.advisorChair Nuoon, Tai

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