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Assessing quality from an accuracy-based HbA1c proficiency survey

Randie R. Little and Curt L. Rohlfing

Corresponding author: Randie R. Little, Diabetes Diagnostic Laboratory, Departments of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences and Child Health, University of Missouri School of Medicine, 1 Hospital Dr., M766, Columbia, MO 65212, USA, Tel.: +573-882-1257, Fax: +573-884-4748, E-mail:


We would like to thank the College of American Pathologists for allowing us to use their survey data.

Author contributions: All the authors have accepted responsibility for the entire content of this manuscript and approved submission.

Research funding: None declared.

Employment or leadership: None declared.

Honorarium: None declared.

Competing interests: The funding organization(s) played no role in the study design; in the collection, analysis and interpretation of data; in the writing of the report; or in the decision to submit the report for publication.


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Received: 2015-10-6
Accepted: 2015-11-3
Published Online: 2015-12-9
Published in Print: 2016-3-1

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