RENÉ DYBKAER, M.D.
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The Commission on Clinical Chemistry (CCC) of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) nominated a Subcommission for Standards and Units in Clinical Chemistry* in 1965. The primary task of the subcommission was to study  individual and national efforts to counteract the increasingly chaotic use of quantities and units in clinical chemistry;  current usage of units in related fields of science, especially biochemistry and general chemistry; and  the official recommendations regarding units from IUPAC, IUB†, IUPAP‡, and ISO§. The subcommission was also to submit a draft for a CCC Recommendation.
An intermediate result, A Primer
DYBKAER R. An International Recommendation for Quantities and Units in Clinical Chemistry. Ann Intern Med. 1968;69:621–623. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-69-3-621
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1968;69(3):621-623.
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