[The incorrect laboratory result. Part 1: Pre- and postanalytical phase].

@article{Fiedler2004TheIL,
  title={[The incorrect laboratory result. Part 1: Pre- and postanalytical phase].},
  author={Georg Martin Fiedler and Joachim Thiery},
  journal={Der Internist},
  year={2004},
  volume={45 3},
  pages={315-29; quiz 330}
}
Laboratory results play a key role in the diagnostic procedure, the decision of treatment and the follow up of diseases. A high validity of the laboratory result is an important precondition for the efficacy in clinical medicine. Analytical standards have been developed under strong quality control criteria, however, there are no sufficiently defined… CONTINUE READING