The National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry
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TO THE ACADEMY'S MONOGRAPH ON
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THYROID MONOGRAPH EDITOR:
DAVID B. ENDRES, Ph.D., F.A.C.B.
The preparation of this monograph was achieved with the
expert input of the above members of the guidelines committee, the experts
in the field who submitted manuscripts on several topics, and the many
reviewers. Those who submitted manuscripts also presented them at the
NACB meeting in Anaheim, California, on July 14-15, 1995; their full manuscripts
appear in Clinical Chemistry 1996;42:119-192. The lists of reviewers and
participants are at the end
The material in this monograph reflects the opinions of the editors, reviewers, and conference participants and does not represent the official position of the National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry or any of the co-sponsoring societies. This monograph should help others creating their own guidelines.
The National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry is the official academy of the American Association of Clinical Chemistry.
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We gratefully acknowledge the following individuals who contributed the
Lewis E. Braverman, M.D.
Ulla Feldt-Rasmussen, M.D.
Delbert A. Fisher, M.D.
Joseph H. Keffer, M.D.
George G. Klee, M.D., Ph.D.
Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, MN
Paul W. Ladenson, M.D.
Jerald C. Nelson, M.D.
E. Chester Ridgway, M.D.
Carole A. Spencer, M.T., Ph.D.
Jan R.Stockigt, M.D.
Leonard Wartofsky, M.D.