Estimation of biological variation and reference change value of glycated hemoglobin (HbA(1c)) when two analytical methods are used

Ucar F., Erden G., Ginis Z., Ozturk G., Sezer S., Gurler M., ...More

CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, vol.46, no.15, pp.1548-1553, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 15
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clinbiochem.2013.05.055
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1548-1553
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: Available data on biological variation of HbA(1c) revealed marked heterogeneity. We therefore investigated and estimated the components of biological variation for HbA(1c) in a group of healthy individuals by applying a recommended and strictly designed study protocol using two different assay methods.