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Volume 57, Issue 11


99th percentile upper reference limit of AccuTnI+3 in a Korean reference population: a multicenter study using fresh serum

Soo Young MoonORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2708-5035 / Namhee Kim
  • Department of Laboratory Medicine and Biomedical Research Institute, Pusan National University Hospital, Busan, South Korea
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/ Sun Min LeeORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2896-3365 / Shinae YuORCID iD: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9527-5853 / Kyung Ran Jun / Hyung-Hoi Kim
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  • Department of Laboratory Medicine and Biomedical Informatics Unit, Pusan National University School of Medicine, Director of Biomedical Research Institute, Director of Pusan National University Hospital Clinical Trial Center, Pusan National University Hospital, 179 Gudeok-ro, Seo-gu, Busan 49241, Korea
  • Department of Laboratory Medicine and Biomedical Research Institute, Pusan National University Hospital, Busan, South Korea, Phone: +82-51-240-7414, Fax: +82-51-247-6560
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Published Online: 2019-05-04 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/cclm-2019-0189


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About the article

Received: 2019-02-17

Accepted: 2019-04-02

Published Online: 2019-05-04

Published in Print: 2019-10-25

Author contributions: This study was designed and organized by SM Lee, KR Jun, and HH Kim. SY Moon wrote the first draft and performed statistical analysis. N Kim, SM Lee, S Yu, and KR Jun reviewed participants’ health check-up results and decided which individuals to include. The final manuscript was reviewed, edited, and approved by all authors. All the authors have accepted responsibility for the entire content of this submitted manuscript and approved submission.

Research funding: HH Kim, KR Jun, and SM Lee received additional research funding for this study from Beckman Coulter, Korea.

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.

Citation Information: Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM), Volume 57, Issue 11, Pages e282–e284, ISSN (Online) 1437-4331, ISSN (Print) 1434-6621, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/cclm-2019-0189.

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