Comparison of six commercial techniques in the measurement of microalbuminuria in diabetic patients.

OBJECTIVE To evaluate the advantages and drawbacks of six commercially available techniques in the measurement of microalbuminuria in diabetic patients. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Timed overnight urine samples from 75 patients in our diabetic clinic were tested with 2 qualitative tests (Micral-Test and Microbumintest) and assayed with 4 quantitative… CONTINUE READING