Use of a major medical center clinical laboratory as a reference laboratory for a developing country: ordering patterns help set laboratory priorities.

@article{Ladenson2003UseOA,
  title={Use of a major medical center clinical laboratory as a reference laboratory for a developing country: ordering patterns help set laboratory priorities.},
  author={Jack H. Ladenson and Mitchell G. Scott and Derryck B. Klarkowski and Melles Seyoum},
  journal={Clinical chemistry},
  year={2003},
  volume={49 1},
  pages={162-6}
}
BACKGROUND The test menus for developed and developing countries may differ, depending on many factors, including the expected volume of testing, disease frequency and therapies available, clinical impact of the test, technical skill and equipment needed, cost, the patient population served, and whether alternative testing sites are available, and some of… CONTINUE READING