M Panteghini

Summary

Affiliation: University of Brescia
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Establishing a reference system in clinical enzymology
    M Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 39:795-800. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Rapid determination of brain natriuretic peptide in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 41:164-8. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Standardization of immunoassays for measurement of myoglobin in serum. Phase I: evaluation of candidate secondary reference materials
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 341:65-72. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Current concepts in standardization of cardiac marker immunoassays
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 42:3-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Understanding the clinical biochemistry of N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide: the prerequisite for its optimal clinical use
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Lab 50:325-31. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Single-point cardiac troponin T at coronary care unit discharge after myocardial infarction correlates with infarct size and ejection fraction
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Piazza Spedali Civili 1, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem 48:1432-6. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Role and importance of biochemical markers in clinical cardiology
    Mauro Panteghini
    Clinical Chemistry Laboratory 1, Spedali Civili University Hospital, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Eur Heart J 25:1187-96. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the routine use of pancreatic amylase measurement instead of total amylase for the diagnosis and monitoring of pancreatic pathology
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:97-100. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Coronary angiographic findings in patients with clinical unstable angina according to cardiac troponin I and T concentrations in serum
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili and Universitá, Brescia, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:448-51. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Standardization in laboratory medicine: new challenges
    M Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, 25123 Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 355:1-12. 2005

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Publications69

  1. ncbi request reprint Establishing a reference system in clinical enzymology
    M Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 39:795-800. 2001
    ..Thus, clinical laboratories, which will use routine procedures with these validated calibrators to measure human specimens, can finally obtain values which are traceable to reference procedures...
  2. ncbi request reprint Rapid determination of brain natriuretic peptide in patients with acute myocardial infarction
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 41:164-8. 2003
    ..The positive predictive power of BNP was very modest (12%). Considering our results, the measurement of BNP did not look nearly as promising when tested in the setting of our cardiological intensive care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Standardization of immunoassays for measurement of myoglobin in serum. Phase I: evaluation of candidate secondary reference materials
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 341:65-72. 2004
    ..Its concentrations in serum can be measured by immunoassays and are used as an early indicator of myocardial necrosis. Since variability among commercial myoglobin assays exists, standardization of myoglobin assays is needed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Current concepts in standardization of cardiac marker immunoassays
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 42:3-8. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Understanding the clinical biochemistry of N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide: the prerequisite for its optimal clinical use
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Lab 50:325-31. 2004
    ..Some confounding factors may, however, affect the interpretation of the Nt-proBNP test and its clinical value. The objective of this review is to highlight and discuss these potentially confounding variables...
  6. ncbi request reprint Single-point cardiac troponin T at coronary care unit discharge after myocardial infarction correlates with infarct size and ejection fraction
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Piazza Spedali Civili 1, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem 48:1432-6. 2002
    ..We investigated the ability of a single measurement of cardiac troponin T (cTnT) at coronary care unit (CCU) discharge to estimate infarct size and assess left ventricular (LV) function in AMI patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Role and importance of biochemical markers in clinical cardiology
    Mauro Panteghini
    Clinical Chemistry Laboratory 1, Spedali Civili University Hospital, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Eur Heart J 25:1187-96. 2004
    ..Finally, with the characterisation of the cardiac natriuretic peptides, Laboratory Medicine is also assuming a role in the assessment of cardiac function...
  8. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the routine use of pancreatic amylase measurement instead of total amylase for the diagnosis and monitoring of pancreatic pathology
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:97-100. 2002
    ..suitable for easy transfer and comparison of results from different care delivery units, and 5. characterized by well-defined decision limits for the diagnosis of acute pancreatitis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Coronary angiographic findings in patients with clinical unstable angina according to cardiac troponin I and T concentrations in serum
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili and Universitá, Brescia, Italy
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:448-51. 2002
    ..Elevated cardiac troponin levels have been reported to identify unstable angina patients at high risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Standardization in laboratory medicine: new challenges
    M Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, 25123 Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 355:1-12. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Measurement of pancreatic lipase activity in serum by a kinetic colorimetric assay using a new chromogenic substrate
    M Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Ann Clin Biochem 38:365-70. 2001
    ..The estimated reference interval was 6-38 U/L. The unique characteristics of the chromogenic substrate qualify the present method as an innovative approach to serum lipase analysis...
  12. ncbi request reprint The sensitivity of cardiac markers: an evidence-based approach
    M Panteghini
    1 Laboratorio Analisi Chimico cliniche, Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 37:1097-106. 1999
    ..Additional larger studies are needed to address the question which troponin shows earlier release after myocardial damage, and to clarify the role of CK-MB isoforms as a possible early marker of myocardial infarction...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comparative study of cardiac troponin I and T measurements in a routine extra-cardiological clinical setting
    F Pagani
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    J Clin Lab Anal 15:210-4. 2001
    ..Cases without coronary syndrome positively concordant for troponins confirmed the ability of these biomarkers to detect myocardial injury undetectable by conventional diagnostic approaches...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of therapeutic coronary reperfusion on aspartate aminotransferase isoenzymes in sera of patients with acute myocardial infarction
    M Panteghini
    1 Laboratorio Analisi Chimico cliniche, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem 35:909-12. 1989
    ..There may be advantages to measuring m-AST, which is briefly influenced by reperfusion, instead of the usual cytosolic enzymes for assessment of myocardial damage in patients with myocardial infarction treated with thrombolytic therapy...
  15. ncbi request reprint The measurement of cardiac markers: where should we focus?
    Mauro Panteghini
    Clinical Chemistry Laboratory, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Bresica, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 118:354-61. 2002
    ..This article reviews this knowledge in the field of biomarkers determination and summarizes the major analytic and clinical issues, with reference to various recent recommendations of laboratory medicine and cardiology expert groups...
  16. ncbi request reprint Recent approaches to the standardization of cardiac markers
    M Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest 61:95-101. 2001
    ..Finally, the effect of storage time and temperature on apparent marker concentration and the possible influence of different anticoagulants on measured marker values should clearly be evaluated...
  17. ncbi request reprint Recent approaches in standardization of cardiac markers
    M Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chim Acta 311:19-25. 2001
    ..The technology to address many analytic problems is at hand, but commitment on the part of manufacturers and their customers in the laboratory community is essential...
  18. ncbi request reprint Biochemical assessment of myocardial damage with new diagnostic tools
    M Panteghini
    1st Laboratorio di Analisi Chimico Cliniche, Spedali Civili, Brescia
    Cardiologia 44:419-25. 1999
    ..This means that these markers should replace existing traditional strategies to guide patient management. Obviously, there will also be financial benefits in terms of reduction in patient episode cost and improvement in decision-making...
  19. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of imprecision for cardiac troponin assays at low-range concentrations
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Clin Chem 50:327-32. 2004
    ..Pools of human sera containing cardiac troponin concentrations around the MI decision limit were assessed to identify the lowest concentration associated with a 10% CV...
  20. ncbi request reprint Acute coronary syndrome: biochemical strategies in the troponin era
    Mauro Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Chest 122:1428-35. 2002
    ..In an era of evidence-based medicine, we can no longer overlook the diagnostic and prognostic benefits provided by the measurement of these highly sensitive and specific proteins...
  21. ncbi request reprint Aspartate aminotransferase isoenzymes
    M Panteghini
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche, Spedali Civili, Brescia, Italy
    Clin Biochem 23:311-9. 1990
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a sandwich enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the measurement of serum heart fatty acid-binding protein
    Franca Pagani
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    Ann Clin Biochem 39:404-5. 2002
    ..55]. However, using the upper reference limit as decision cut-off, the sensitivity for H-FABP [91%; 95% confidence interval (CI): 76-98%] was significantly (P = 0.019) higher than that of myoglobin (65%; 95% CI: 47-80%)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Multicenter evaluation of analytical performance of the Liaison troponin I assay
    Franca Pagani
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche 1, Azienda Ospedaliera Spedali Civili, Brescia 25125, Italy
    Clin Biochem 37:750-7. 2004
    ..This study evaluated the analytical characteristics of the Liaison immunoassay for cardiac troponin I (cTnI)...
  24. doi request reprint Biochemical markers for prediction of chemotherapy-induced cardiotoxicity: systematic review of the literature and recommendations for use
    Alberto Dolci
    Clinical Chemistry Laboratory, Hospital Luigi Sacco, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Am J Clin Pathol 130:688-95. 2008
    ..Concerning cardiac natriuretic peptides, definitive evidence in regard to a diagnostic or prognostic role in predicting chemotherapy-induced cardiomyopathy is still lacking...
  25. ncbi request reprint Measurement of troponin I 48 h after admission as a tool to rule out impaired left ventricular function in patients with a first myocardial infarction
    Mauro Panteghini
    Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche Luigi Sacco, Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia Polo di Vialba, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 43:848-54. 2005
    ..5-100%], specificity of 65% (CI 49-79%), and a negative predictive value of 100%. Our findings demonstrate that a single cTnI measurement 48 h after admission is useful for ruling out impaired LV function in a routine clinical setting...
  26. ncbi request reprint Standardization of cardiac troponin I measurements: the way forward?
    Mauro Panteghini
    Cattedra di Biochimica Clinica e Biologia Molecolare Clinica, Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche Luigi Sacco, Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia Polo di Vialba, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Clin Chem 51:1594-7. 2005
  27. ncbi request reprint The new definition of myocardial infarction and the impact of troponin determination on clinical practice
    Mauro Panteghini
    Cattedra di Biochimica Clinica e Biologia Molecolare Clinica, Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche Luigi Sacco, Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia Polo di Vialba, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Int J Cardiol 106:298-306. 2006
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint [Recommendations for the clinical use of cardiac natriuretic peptides]
    Michele Emdin
    Istituto di Fisiologia Clinica del CNR, Pisa
    Ital Heart J Suppl 6:308-25. 2005
  29. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the clinical use of cardiac natriuretic peptides
    Michele Emdin
    Institute of Clinical Physiology, National Research Council, Pisa, Italy
    Ital Heart J 6:430-46. 2005
  30. ncbi request reprint Selection of antibodies and epitopes for cardiac troponin immunoassays: should we revise our evidence-based beliefs?
    Mauro Panteghini
    Clin Chem 51:803-4. 2005
  31. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for improving serum creatinine measurement: a report from the Laboratory Working Group of the National Kidney Disease Education Program
    Gary L Myers
    Division of Laboratory Sciences, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Clin Chem 52:5-18. 2006
    ..Available resources for standardization of serum creatinine measurement are discussed, and recommendations for measurement improvement are given...
  32. ncbi request reprint Toward standardization of cardiac troponin I measurements part II: assessing commutability of candidate reference materials and harmonization of cardiac troponin I assays
    Robert H Christenson
    Department of Pathology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Clin Chem 52:1685-92. 2006
    ..Toward this goal, the AACC cTnI Standardization Committee collaborated with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in an earlier study to select 2 candidate reference materials (cRMs)...
  33. doi request reprint Enzymatic assays for creatinine: time for action
    Mauro Panteghini
    Centre for Metrological Traceability in Laboratory Medicine CIRME, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 46:567-72. 2008
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Reference intervals for serum creatinine concentrations: assessment of available data for global application
    Ferruccio Ceriotti
    Diagnostica e Ricerca San Raffaele S p A Milano, Italy
    Clin Chem 54:559-66. 2008
    ..Using criteria derived from published IFCC documents, we sought to identify universally applicable reference intervals for creatinine via a systematic review of the literature...
  35. ncbi request reprint National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry and IFCC Committee for Standardization of Markers of Cardiac Damage Laboratory Medicine Practice Guidelines: analytical issues for biomarkers of heart failure
    Fred S Apple
    Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Clin Biochem 41:222-6. 2008
  36. ncbi request reprint National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry and IFCC Committee for Standardization of Markers of Cardiac Damage Laboratory Medicine practice guidelines: Analytical issues for biomarkers of heart failure
    Fred S Apple
    Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    Circulation 116:e95-8. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry and IFCC Committee for Standardization of Markers of Cardiac Damage Laboratory Medicine Practice Guidelines: analytical issues for biochemical markers of acute coronary syndromes
    Fred S Apple
    Clin Chem 53:547-51. 2007
  38. ncbi request reprint 10% CV concentration for the fourth generation Roche cardiac troponin T assay derived from Internal Quality Control data
    Alberto Dolci
    Clin Chem Lab Med 44:1495-6. 2006
  39. ncbi request reprint [Biochemical markers for predicting chemotherapy-induced cardiotoxicity: systematic review of the literature and recommendations for use]
    Alberto Dolci
    Laboratorio Analisi Chimico Cliniche, A O Luigi Sacco
    G Ital Cardiol (Rome) 7:604-11. 2006
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint The importance of analytical quality specifications for biomarker assays currently used in acute cardiac care
    Mauro Panteghini
    Cattedra di Biochimica Clinica e Biologia Molecolare Clinica, Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche Luigi Sacco, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milano, Italy
    Acute Card Care 8:133-8. 2006
    ..It would be ideal if regulatory agencies, such as FDA in the United States, accept these criteria for premarket approval clearance applications...
  41. ncbi request reprint Innotrac aio! Second-generation cardiac troponin I assay: imprecision profile and other key characteristics for clinical use
    Franca Pagani
    Clin Chem 50:1271-2. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint Future biomarkers for detection of ischemia and risk stratification in acute coronary syndrome
    Fred S Apple
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Clinical Laboratories, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Clin Chem 51:810-24. 2005
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Quality specifications for B-type natriuretic peptide assays
    Fred S Apple
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    Clin Chem 51:486-93. 2005
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint The new definition of myocardial infarction: analysis of the ESC/ACC Consensus Document and reflections on its applicability to the Italian Health System
    Marcello Galvani
    Divisione di Cardiologia Ospedale G B Morgagni Piazza Solieri, 1 47100 Forlì
    Ital Heart J 3:543-57. 2002
    ..Biochemical markers of myocardial necrosis may have normalized, depending on the length of time that has passed since the infarct developed; 2) pathologic findings of a healed or healing MI...
  45. ncbi request reprint [New definition of myocardial infarction: analysis of the consensus document ESC/ACC and thoughts about applicability to the Italian health situation]
    Marcello Galvani
    Divisione di Cardiologia Ospedale G B Morgagni Piazza Solieri, 1 47100 Forlì
    Ital Heart J Suppl 3:955-70. 2002
    ..Biochemical markers of myocardial necrosis may have normalized, depending on the length of time that has passed since the infarct developed; 2) pathologic findings of a healed or healing MI...
  46. ncbi request reprint IFCC primary reference procedures for the measurement of catalytic activity concentrations of enzymes at 37 degrees C. Part 1. The concept of reference procedures for the measurement of catalytic activity concentrations of enzymes
    Lothar Siekmann
    Institut für Klinische Biochemie, Universitat Bonn, Germany
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:631-4. 2002
    ..A document describing the determination of preliminary reference values is also in preparation...
  47. ncbi request reprint IFCC primary reference procedures for the measurement of catalytic activity concentrations of enzymes at 37 degrees C. International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. Part 7. Certification of four reference materials for the determ
    Lothar Siekmann
    Institut für Klinische Biochemie, Universitat Bonn, Germany
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:739-45. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the materials can be used to transfer accuracy from a reference method to a routine procedure provided the procedures exhibit the same analytical specificity and the certified materials are commutable...
  48. ncbi request reprint IFCC primary reference procedures for the measurement of catalytic activity concentrations of enzymes at 37 degrees C. Part 3. Reference procedure for the measurement of catalytic concentration of lactate dehydrogenase
    Gerhard Schumann
    Klinische Chemie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:643-8. 2002
    ..The procedure described here is deduced from the previously described 30 degrees C IFCC reference method (1). Differences are tabulated and commented on in Appendix 1...
  49. ncbi request reprint The interfering component in cardiac troponin I immunoassays: need for further experimental evidence
    Mauro Panteghini
    Clin Chem 50:676-7. 2004
  50. ncbi request reprint IFCC primary reference procedures for the measurement of catalytic activity concentrations of enzymes at 37 degrees C. Part 2. Reference procedure for the measurement of catalytic concentration of creatine kinase
    Gerhard Schumann
    Klinische Chemie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:635-42. 2002
    ..A document describing the determination of preliminary reference values is also in preparation. The pro- described 30 degrees C IFCC reference method (1). Differences are tabulated and commented on in Appendix 3...
  51. ncbi request reprint Multicenter evaluation of the TOSOH AIA-pack second-generation cardiac troponin I assay
    Franca Pagani
    Clin Chem 50:1707-9. 2004
  52. ncbi request reprint Performance of today's cardiac troponin assays and tomorrow's
    Mauro Panteghini
    Clin Chem 48:809-10. 2002
  53. ncbi request reprint External quality assessment for biochemical markers of myocardial damage: an Italian experience
    Martina Zaninotto
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University Hospital of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 42:1434-41. 2004
    ..The findings demonstrate that participation in EQA schemes provided an opportunity for participating laboratories to continuously improve the quality of their services...
  54. ncbi request reprint AACC creatine kinase MB (CK-MB) standardization material used as manufacturer's working calibrator is unable to harmonize CK-MB results between two commercial immunoassays
    Mauro Panteghini
    Clin Chem 50:1711-2. 2004
  55. ncbi request reprint IFCC primary reference procedures for the measurement of catalytic activity concentrations of enzymes at 37 degrees C. International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. Part 6. Reference procedure for the measurement of catalytic con
    Gerhard Schumann
    Klinische Chemie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:734-8. 2002
    ..The procedure described here is deduced from the previously described 30 degrees C IFCC reference method. Differences are tabulated and commented on in Appendix 1...
  56. doi request reprint Markers of Kidney Disease: 11th Bergmeyer Conference, IFCC-Roche Diagnostics Master Discussion, Improving the Clinical Value of Laboratory Data. Foreword
    Mauro Panteghini
    Centre for Metrological Traceability in Laboratory Medicine CIRME and Department of Clinical Sciences Luigi Sacco, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest Suppl 241:5. 2008
  57. doi request reprint Enzymatic assays for creatinine: time for action
    Mauro Panteghini
    Centre for Metrological Traceability in Laboratory Medicine CIRME and Department of Clinical Sciences Luigi Sacco, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest Suppl 241:84-8. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint [Markers of myocardial damage in the diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction: the Italian reality in the year 2000]
    Filippo Ottani
    Divisione di Cardiologia, Ospedale Civile, Bentivoglio, BO
    Ital Heart J Suppl 3:933-42. 2002
    ..However, at present, little is known upon how "old" and "new" biochemical markers of myocardial damage are utilized in daily clinical practice...
  59. doi request reprint Final considerations
    Mauro Panteghini
    Centre for Metrological Traceability in Laboratory Medicine CIRME and Department of Clinical Sciences Luigi Sacco, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Scand J Clin Lab Invest Suppl 241:109. 2008
  60. ncbi request reprint Implementation of haemoglobin A1c results traceable to the IFCC reference system: the way forward
    Mauro Panteghini
    Clin Chem Lab Med 45:942-4. 2007
  61. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pancreatic insufficiency in inflammatory bowel diseases. Assessment by fecal elastase-1
    Giovanni Maconi
    Department of Clinical Sciences, L Sacco University Hospital, Via GB Grassi, 74, Milan, Italy
    Dig Dis Sci 53:262-70. 2008
    ..PI is reversible in most patients, and persistent PI is not associated with clinically active disease...
  62. ncbi request reprint IFCC primary reference procedures for the measurement of catalytic activity concentrations of enzymes at 37 degrees C. International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. Part 5. Reference procedure for the measurement of catalytic con
    Gerhard Schumann
    Klinische Chemie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:725-33. 2002
    ..The procedure described here is deduced from the previously described 30 degrees C IFCC reference method. Differences are tabulated and commented on in Appendix 3...
  63. ncbi request reprint Reference interval for lactate dehydrogenase catalytic activity in serum measured according to the new IFCC recommendations
    Franca Pagani
    Clin Chem Lab Med 41:970-1. 2003
  64. ncbi request reprint The importance of metrological traceability on the validity of creatinine measurement as an index of renal function
    Mauro Panteghini
    Cattedra di Biochimica Clinica e Biologia Molecolare Clinica, Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche Luigi Sacco, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 44:1287-92. 2006
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint IFCC primary reference procedures for the measurement of catalytic activity concentrations of enzymes at 37 degrees C. International Federation of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine. Part 4. Reference procedure for the measurement of catalytic con
    Gerhard Schumann
    Klinische Chemie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
    Clin Chem Lab Med 40:718-24. 2002
    ..The procedure described here is deduced from the previously described 30 degrees C IFCC reference method. Differences are tabulated and commented on in Appendix 2...
  66. ncbi request reprint Assay using succinyldithiocholine as substrate: the method of choice for the measurement of cholinesterase catalytic activity in serum to diagnose succinyldicholine sensitivity
    Andrea Mosca
    Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Biomediche, Universita degli Studi, Segrate MI, Italy
    Clin Chem Lab Med 41:317-22. 2003
    ..9). Using the succinyldithiocholine method, a value < or = 23 U/l was approximately five times as likely to occur in a sensitive individual as in a normal one...
  67. ncbi request reprint Pretreatment of serum with penicillamine: effects on capillary electrophoresis patterns and on immunonephelometric measurement of immunoglobulins
    Ilenia Infusino
    Clin Chem 52:772-4. 2006
  68. ncbi request reprint Trueness verification and traceability assessment of results from commercial systems for measurement of six enzyme activities in serum: an international study in the EC4 framework of the Calibration 2000 project
    Rob Jansen
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, St Anna Hospital, Post Box 90, 5660 AB Geldrop, The Netherlands
    Clin Chim Acta 368:160-7. 2006
    ..Manufacturers must ensure that the systems they market are calibrated against available reference systems. Validation of metrologically traceable calibrations is, however, required...
  69. ncbi request reprint Redefining reference limits needs more attention to the analytical aspects
    Ferruccio Ceriotti
    Liver Int 26:1155-6. 2006