News - 1 March 201703/02/2017
Risk, error and uncertainty: laboratory quality management in the age of metrology
01 March 2017
The March 2017 issue of Clinics in Laboratory Medicine (242 pages) contains a series of articles under this title. Edited by James Westgard, Sven Westgard and David Armbruster the issue may be regarded as the definitive summary of a range of topics in this area of growing importance. Articles for individual use may be accessed from the journal.
One article of particular relevance, by Elvar Theodorsson, is entitled ‘Uncertainty in measurement and total error: tools for coping with diagnostic uncertainty’. This article should be read in conjunction with other articles on this topic, which may be found in the Publications section of this website.