Establishing age/sex related serum creatinine reference intervals from hospital laboratory data based on different statistical methods.

@article{Pottel2008EstablishingAR,
  title={Establishing age/sex related serum creatinine reference intervals from hospital laboratory data based on different statistical methods.},
  author={H Pottel and Nicolas Vrydags and Boris Mahieu and Emmanuel Vandewynckele and Kathleen Croes and Frank K Martens},
  journal={Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry},
  year={2008},
  volume={396 1-2},
  pages={49-55}
}
BACKGROUND This is a retrospective study on a large hospital database to establish age- and sex-related mean values and reference ranges for serum creatinine (Scr), obtained with an IDMS-traceable, enzymatic method, in a Caucasian population. METHODS The database was filtered for unique entries to reduce the presence of correlated and pathological data. Three different statistical methods, a non-parametric method, the Bhattacharya procedure and a non-linear fit of the cumulative Gaussian… CONTINUE READING

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