Simple jQuery Dropdowns
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://repository.li.mahidol.ac.th/dspace/handle/123456789/26126
Full metadata record
DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributor.authorWattana Leowattanaen_US
dc.contributor.authorSomjai Narkrungen_US
dc.contributor.authorSasikant Pokumen_US
dc.contributor.authorSudcharee Kiartivichen_US
dc.contributor.otherMahidol Universityen_US
dc.date.accessioned2018-09-07T09:16:49Z-
dc.date.available2018-09-07T09:16:49Z-
dc.date.issued2000-11-01en_US
dc.identifier.citationJournal of the Medical Association of Thailand. Vol.83, No.SUPPL. 2 (2000)en_US
dc.identifier.issn01252208en_US
dc.identifier.other2-s2.0-0034330301en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://repository.li.mahidol.ac.th/dspace/handle/123456789/26126-
dc.description.abstractA clinical laboratory currently estimates LDL-Cholesterol (LDL-C) concentration using the Friedewald calculation, which requires fasting specimens and is subject to error with increasing triglycerides levels. We evaluated the analytical and clinical performance of the direct LDL-C assay from two companies, Roche Diagnostics (LDL-CRoche) and Wako Pure Chemical (LDL-CWako). Both methods meet current guidelines for precision with within-run coefficients of variation less than 3 per cent. The LDL-CRoche assay correlated well with the LDL-C from the Friedewald equation (LDL-CFried' r = 0.958, y = 0.85x + 17.08 mg/dL, n = 422). The LDL-CWako assay also correlated with the LDL-CFried (r = 0.946, y = 0.86x + 7.81 mg/dL, n = 422). In addition, at the medical decision cutoff points, LDL-CRoche assay and LDL-CWako showed positive predictive values of 87.44 per cent and 69.67 per cent respectively. We conclude that the LDL-CRoche assay meets the currently established analytical and clinical performance, but LDL-CWako assay meets only analytical performance. Clinical performance needs further evaluation.en_US
dc.rightsMahidol Universityen_US
dc.source.urihttps://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?partnerID=HzOxMe3b&scp=0034330301&origin=inwarden_US
dc.subjectMedicineen_US
dc.titleAnalytical and clinical performance of two homogeneous assays for measuring of LDL-cholesterolen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.rights.holderSCOPUSen_US
dc.identifier.urlhttps://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?partnerID=HzOxMe3b&scp=0034330301&origin=inward-
Appears in Collections:Scopus 1991-2000

Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.