Comparison of citrate-fluoride-EDTA with fluoride-EDTA additives to stabilize plasma glucose measurements in women being screened during pregnancy with an oral glucose tolerance test: a prospective observational study

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Title: Comparison of citrate-fluoride-EDTA with fluoride-EDTA additives to stabilize plasma glucose measurements in women being screened during pregnancy with an oral glucose tolerance test: a prospective observational study
Authors: Daly, Niamh
Flynn, Iseult
Carroll, Ciara
Stapleton, Mary
O'Kelly, Ruth
Turner, Michael
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/9282
Date: Jun-2016
Abstract: We recently highlighted the importance of implementing recommended preanalytical standards to avoid missing the diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM)1(1 ).The placement of samples on an ice slurry with separation within 30 min, however, is not always practical.
Type of material: Journal Article
Publisher: The American Association for Clinical Chemistry
Copyright (published version): 2016 The American Association for Clinical Chemistry
Keywords: Citrate-fluoride-EDTA;Flouride-EDTA;Plasma glucose measurements;Pregnancy;Oral glucose tolerance test
DOI: 10.1373/clinchem.2016.254466
Language: en
Status of Item: Peer reviewed
Appears in Collections:Medicine Research Collection

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