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Zagreb University School of Medicine
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                                                    Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1)
 
 

 

Editorial

 
Daria Pašalić. Biochemia Medica appoints new Editor-in-Chief and new Senior Editor
Biochemia Medica2018;28(1):010301.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010301
 
(2 pages)
 
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Research integrity corner

 
Mersiha Mahmić-Kaknjo, Josip Šimić, Karmela Krleža-Jerić. Setting the IMPACT (IMProve Access to Clinical Trial data) Observatory baselineBiochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010201.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010201
 
(9 pages)
 
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Lessons in biostatistics

 

Anders Kallner. Bayes’ theorem, the ROC diagram and reference values: Definition and use in clinical diagnosis. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010101.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010101

(10 pages)

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Original papers

 
Mirjana Fuček, Živka Dika, Sandra Karanović, Ivana Vuković Brinar, Vedran Premužić, Jelena Kos, Ante Cvitković, Maja Mišić, Josip Samardžić, Dunja Rogić, Bojan Jelaković. Reliability of CKD-EPI predictive equation in estimating chronic kidney disease prevalence in the Croatian endemic nephropathy area.
Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010701.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010701

(8 pages)

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Silvia F. Benozzi, Gisela Unger, Amparo Campion, Graciela L. Pennacchiotti. Fasting conditions: Influence of water intake on clinical chemistry analytes. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010702.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010702

(8 pages)

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Qian Cai, Yunxian Zhou, Dangan Yang. Nurses’ knowledge on phlebotomy in tertiary hospitals in China: a cross-sectional multicentric survey. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010703. https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010703   

(13 pages)

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Janne Cadamuro, Cornelia Mrazek, Alexander B. Leichtle, Ulrike Kipman, Thomas K. Felder, Helmut Wiedemann, Hannes Oberkofler, Georg M. Fiedler, Elisabeth Haschke-Becher. Influence of centrifugation conditions on the results of 77 routine clinical chemistry analytes using standard vacuum blood collection tubes and the new BD-Barricor tubes.
Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010704.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010704   

(10 pages)

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Gus Koerbin, Jiakai Liu, Alex Eigenstetter, Chin Hon Tan, Tony Badrick, Tze Ping Loh. Missed detection of significant positive and negative shifts in gentamicin assay: implications for routine laboratory quality practices. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010705.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010705
 
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Darian Volarić, Veljko Flego, Gordana Žauhar, Ljiljana Bulat-Kardum. Diagnostic value of tumour markers in pleural effusions. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010706. https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010706   

(11 pages)

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Amalija Bunjevac, Nora Nikolac Gabaj, Marijana Miler, Anita Horvat. Preanalytics of urine sediment examination: effect of relative centrifugal force, tube type, volume of sample and supernatant removal. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010707. https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010707   

(10 pages)

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Claudia E. Imperiali, Ariadna Arbiol-Roca, Lourdes Sanchez-Navarro, Macarena Dastis-Arias, Juan C. Lopez-Delgado, Anna Cortes-Bosch, Ana Sancho-Cerro, Dolors Dot-Bach. Reference interval for immature platelet fraction on Sysmex XN haematology analyser in adult population. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010708. https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010708   

(6 pages)

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Case report

 

Ivka Djakovic, Drazan Butorac, Zeljko Vucicevic, Vesna Kosec, Andrea Tesija Kuna, Liborija Lugović-Mihić. Henoch-Schönlein purpura in the third trimester of pregnancy.Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010801.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010801  

(5 pages)

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Paula San-José, Vicente Aguadero, Granada Perea, Meritxell Estrada, Eugenio Berlanga. Gamma heavy-chain disease accompanied with follicular lymphoma: a case report.Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010802. https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010802  

(7 pages)

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Short communication

 

Seyma Oncu, Ayse Gelal, Ozgur Aslan, Reyhan S Ucku. Appropriateness of digoxin measurement in hospitalized patients. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010901.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010901    

(5 pages)

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Daniela Šupe-Domić, Goran Milas, Lada Stanišić, Irena Drmić Hofman, Irena Martinović Klarić. Reference intervals for six salivary cortisol measures based on the Croatian Late Adolescence Stress Study (CLASS). Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010902.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010902   

(4 pages)

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Shu Juan Wu, Joshua A. Hayden. Upfront dilution of ferritin samples to reduce hook effect, improve turnaround time and reduce costs. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010903.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010903

(4 pages)

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Benedetta Rampoldi, Serena Tessarolo, Paola Giubbilini, Paola Gaia, Samantha D. Corino, Sarah Mazza, Roberta Rigolini,Marco Dei Poli, Elena Vianello, Massimiliano M. Corsi Romanelli, Elena Costa. Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin and acute kidney injury in endovascular aneurysm repair or open aortic repair: a pilot study. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):010904. https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.010904

(6 pages)

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Pre-analytical mysteries

 

Eva Rabing Brix Petersen, Sven Mortensen, Mads Nybo. Elevated zinc concentrations in a 5 months old infant: A case report. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):011001.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.011001

(4 pages)

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Tomáš Šálek. Pseudohyperkalemia - Potassium released from cells due to clotting and centrifugation - a case report. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):011002.https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.011002

(5 pages)

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Corrigendum

  

Ivana Ćelap, Ines Vukasović, Gordana Juričić, Ana-Maria Šimundić. Corrigendum to: Minimum requirements for the estimation of the measurement uncertainty: Recommendations of the joint Working group for uncertainty of measurement of the CSMBLM and CCMB. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):011201. https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.011201    
 
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Qian Cai, Yunxian Zhou, Dagan Yang. Corrigendum to: Nurses’ knowledge on phlebotomy in tertiary hospitals in China: a cross-sectional multicentric survey. Biochemia Medica 2018;28(1):011202. https://doi.org/10.11613/BM.2018.011202 
 
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