Classical and modern methods of cerebrospinal fluid analysis. Report on the First All-German Symposium of the Society for Laboratory Medicine (FRG) and the Study Group for CSF Analysis and Clinical Neurochemistry of the Society for Psychiatry and Neurology (formerly GDR) in Marburg a. d. Lahn, October 5-6, 1990.
The aim of the symposium was to prepare an inventory of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) analysis used in Germany, and to evaluate them in comparison with modern methods. From the large field of CSF analysis, four main topics were selected, all related to the practical application of the methods. The following conclusions were drawn: Classical techniques of… (More)