Prerequisites for establishing general recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of vitamin B12 deficiency and cost-utility evaluation of these guidelines.

@article{Schneede2003PrerequisitesFE,
  title={Prerequisites for establishing general recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of vitamin B12 deficiency and cost-utility evaluation of these guidelines.},
  author={J\orn Schneede},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of clinical and laboratory investigation},
  year={2003},
  volume={63 5},
  pages={369-75}
}
  • Jørn Schneede
  • Published 2003 in
    Scandinavian journal of clinical and laboratory…
There is currently no consensus on how to define, diagnose and treat vitamin B12 deficiency. This is partly due to insufficient and non-uniform study design. It is essential to come to a harmonization of rational study designs. In order to evaluate new tests for the diagnosis of vitamin B12 deficiency, it is important that independent and unequivocal criteria for a clear-cut definition of the disease are used. Furthermore, it is crucial to have a mutual understanding on the progression of the… CONTINUE READING