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The author and his co-workers have done an outstanding job with an impossible problem.
The need for a book of this type was made apparent as far back as 1953 when it was learned at a national symposium that thyroid uptake measurements were being carried out by so many technics that standardization of procedure, exchange of data, and accuracy of results were impossible to ascertain. Moreover it was evident that most of the methods were scientifically inaccurate, and the test itself of no practical value except when clinical judgment was used in proper interpretation of the test data.
Thyroid Radioiodine Uptake Measurement: A Standard System for Universal Intercalibration.. Ann Intern Med. ;52:733–734. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-52-3-733_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1960;52(3):733-734.
Endocrine and Metabolism, Thyroid Disorders.
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