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Materials Available in Spanish

You may order the following translated guidelines compiled on a CD, or as individual paper copies, from the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI). You may also email CLSI for more information.

Latin America Guidelines

Guidelines and Laboratory Standards

AACC has translated five guidelines originally developed by the Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI):

C24- A3 - Statistical Quality Control for Quantitative Measurement Procedures: Principles and Definitions; Approved Guideline - Third Edition.

EP14 -A2 - Assessment of Matrix Effects; Approved Guideline - Second Edition.

EP15 -A2 - Checking the Performance of Precision and Reliability by the User; Approved Guideline - Second Edition.

EP21 -A - Estimation of Total Analytical Error for Clinical Laboratory Methods, Approved Guideline.

GP31 -A - Implementation, Verification and Maintenance of Laboratory Instruments, Approved Guideline.

practicas basicas

Basic Practices of Quality Control by James O. Westgard - The Third Edition of this important reference book on quality control has been translated into Spanish and published by AACC Press. Both the printed book and CD version are available from the AACC store.

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