The National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry
Laboratory Medicine Practice Guidelines
Guidelines and Recommendations for Laboratory Analysis in the Diagnosis and Management of Diabetes Mellitus
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An expert committee drafted evidence-based recommendations for the use of laboratory analysis in patients with diabetes. An external panel of experts reviewed a draft of the guidelines, which were modified in response to the reviewers’ suggestions. A revised draft was posted on the Internet and was presented at the AACC Annual Meeting in July, 2000. The recommendations were modified again in response to oral and written comments. The guidelines were reviewed by the Professional Practice Committee of the American Diabetes Association.
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David B. Sacks, David E. Bruns, David E. Goldstein, Noel K. Maclaren, Jay M. McDonald, and Marian Parrott (Editors)
©2002 by the National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry.
|We gratefully acknowledge the following for:
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
George Eisenbarth, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO
Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
University of Washington, Seattle, WA
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
Ziekenhuis De Weezenlanden, JW Zwolle, The Netherlands
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.
Jim Boyd, Robert Dufour, Steven Johnson, Gerald Kost, Matthew Meerkin, Patricia Mueller, Gary Myers, Kimberly Porter, William Roberts, and Sverre Sandberg.
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