First Draft - TFH - August 2003

The following Titles are suggested for the Journal Club Sessions Indicated

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Biochemical detection and monitoring of alcohol abuse and abstinence
Peter C Sharpe
Ann Clin Biochem 2001; 38: 652 - 664

Hobart Region Launceston Region September 2003

A survey of laboratory ‘critical (alert) limits’ in the UK
J Tillman and JH Barth on behalf of the ACB National Audit Group
Ann Clin Biochem 2003; 40: 181 – 184

Launceston Region Hobart Region

Surveys on the use of cardiac markers in the UK
Wing Man Tsang, Avril M Owen, Paul O Collinson and Julian H Barth
Ann Clin Biochem 2003; 40: 138–142

Launceston Region Burnie Region October 2003

Genetics of hyperhomocysteinaemia in cardiovascular disease
Karin JA Lievers, Leo AJ Kluijtmans and Henk J Blom
Ann Clin Biochem 2003; 40: 46–59

Burnie Region Launceston Region

Retrospective analysis of abnormal 24-h urinary free catecholamine concentration in screening for phaeochromocytoma
Iskandar R Idris, Robert Hill, Keith A Sands and George A ThomsonTitle
Ann Clin Biochem 2003; 40: 283–285

Burnie Region Hobart Region November 2003

Laboratory results in the elderly: the Sydney Older Persons Study
Margaret R Janu, Helen Creasey, David A Grayson, John S Cullen, Scott Whyte, William S Brooks, Louise M Waite and G Anthony Broe
Ann Clin Biochem 2003; 40: 274–279

Hobart Region Burnie Region

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