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A general introduction to the use of SI units, with particular attention to their use in laboratory medicine. Two detailed tables of the present metric units and the SI units for clinical chemistry and hematology, with reference intervals, conversion factors, advice on significant digits, and suggested minimal increments in numeric values. Reprinted from Annals of Internal Medicine.
Implementation of SI Units for Clinical Laboratory Data.. Ann Intern Med. ;108:508. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-108-3-508_4
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1988;108(3):508.
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