Annals of Clinical Biochemistry

(The TQCC of Annals of Clinical Biochemistry is 3. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
Electrolyte imbalances in patients with severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)222
Best practice in statistics: The use of log transformation52
Lp(a): When and how to measure it51
Don’t seek, don’t find: The diagnostic challenge of Wernicke’s encephalopathy38
Best practice in statistics: Use the Welch t-test when testing the difference between two groups38
Elevated procalcitonin concentrations in severe Covid-19 may not reflect bacterial co-infection34
Development of a high-throughput SARS-CoV-2 antibody testing pathway using dried blood spot specimens31
Assessment of tacrolimus and creatinine concentration collected using Mitra microsampling devices30
Correlating arterial blood gas, acid–base and blood pressure abnormalities with outcomes in COVID-19 intensive care patients29
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and the renin-angiotensin system: A closer look at angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (ACE2)26
Monocyte distribution width as a biomarker of sepsis in the intensive care unit: A pilot study25
Serum biomarkers for prediction of mortality in patients with COVID-1922
Prealbumin: The clinical utility and analytical methodologies20
Evaluation of the usability of various rapid antibody tests in the diagnostic application for COVID-1917
Performance verification of anti-SARS-CoV-2-specific antibody detection by using four chemiluminescence immunoassay systems16
Faecal haemoglobin concentration thresholds for reassurance and urgent investigation for colorectal cancer based on a faecal immunochemical test in symptomatic patients in primary care15
Method-dependent variation in TSH and FT4 reference intervals in pregnancy: A systematic review14
Serological tests for COVID-19 antibodies: Limitations must be recognized14
Identifying mislabelled samples: Machine learning models exceed human performance14
An LC-MS/MS assay for analysis of equilibrium angiotensin II in human serum13
Measurement of faecal haemoglobin with a faecal immunochemical test can assist in defining which patients attending primary care with rectal bleeding require urgent referral13
Plasma miR-193a-3p can be a potential biomarker for the diagnosis of diabetic nephropathy12
Clinical adoption of Nephrocheck® in the early detection of acute kidney injury12
Bile acid diarrhoea: Current and potential methods of diagnosis11
Serum myonectin is increased after laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy11
The use of whole blood capillary samples to measure 15 analytes for a home-collect biochemistry service during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic: A proposed model from North West London Pathology10
Negative interference from immunoglobulin M paraproteinaemia on the Roche enzymatic creatinine method10
Albumin and calcium reference interval using healthy individuals and a data-mining approach9
Reflective testing – A randomized controlled trial in primary care patients9
Clinical and laboratory aspects of 3,3′,5′-triiodothyronine (reverse T3)9
Reference values for C-reactive protein and procalcitonin at term pregnancy and in the early postnatal period9
Machine learning predictive models of LDL-C in the population of eastern India and its comparison with directly measured and calculated LDL-C9
Faecal immunochemical tests in the COVID-19 pandemic; safety-netting of patients with symptoms and low faecal haemoglobin concentration – can a repeat test be used?9
Biotin immunoassay interference: A UK-based prevalence study8
Calculated globulin as a screening tool for hypogammaglobulinaemia or paraproteins in hospitalized patients8
Discovery of microRNA expression profiles involved in regulating TGF-β2 expression in the tears of dry eye patients8
The use of routine blood tests to assist the diagnosis of COVID-19 in symptomatic hospitalized patients7
Biological sources of variations of tartrate-resistant acid phosphatase 5b in a healthy Japanese population7
Prospective study comparing the outcome of a population-specific adjusted calcium equation to ionized calcium7
The impact of the analytical performance specifications of calcium and albumin on adjusted calcium7
Clinical laboratory medicine measurements correlation analysis under uncertainty7
Assessing bone formation in patients with chronic kidney disease using procollagen type I N-terminal propeptide (PINP): The choice of assay makes a difference7
Challenging the status quo: A comparison of ion exchange chromatography with liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry and liquid chromatography–tandem mass spectrometry methods for the measurement of a6
Drug dosing using estimated glomerular filtration rate: Misclassification due to metamizole interference in a creatinine assay6
Comparison of ultra-performance liquid chromatography and ARK immunoassay for therapeutic drug monitoring of voriconazole6
Hypothalamic–pituitary–adrenal axis suppression – The value of salivary cortisol and cortisone in assessing hypothalamic–pituitary–adrenal recovery6
Expected values for gastrointestinal and pancreatic hormone concentrations in healthy volunteers in the fasting and postprandial state6
Reflex and reflective testing: progress, but much still to be done6
Performance characteristics of five SARS-CoV-2 serological assays: Clinical utility in health-care workers6
SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19): A short update on molecular biochemistry, pathology, diagnosis and therapeutic strategies6
SARS-CoV-2 immunochromatographic IgM/IgG rapid test in pregnancy: A false friend?6
Co-analysis of pancreatic cyst fluid carcinoembryonic antigen and glucose with novel cut-off levels better distinguishes between mucinous and non-mucinous neoplastic pancreatic cystic lesions6
Prognostic value of serum aquaporin-1, aquaporin-3 and galectin-3 for young patients with colon cancer6
Development, validation, and application of an UPLC-MS/MS method for vancomycin, norvancomycin, methotrexate, paclitaxel, and imatinib analysis in human plasma6
The effect of haemolysis on the direct and indirect ion selective electrode measurement of sodium5
Comparison of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein vs. C-reactive protein for diagnostic accuracy and prediction of mortality in patients with acute myocardial infarction5
Tumour markers in prostate cancer: The post-prostate-specific antigen era5
A rapid LC-MS/MS assay for the measurement of serum methotrexate in patients who have received high doses for chemotherapy5
Case report: Interference from isatuximab on serum protein electrophoresis prevented demonstration of complete remission in a myeloma patient5
The effect of different analytical platforms and methods on the performance of population-specific adjusted calcium equation5
Application of the sigma metrics to evaluate the analytical performance of cystatin C and design a quality control strategy4
Replicate and repeat faecal immunochemical tests in symptomatic patients: A systematic review4
Pneumatic tube validation: Reducing the need for donor samples by integrating a vial-embedded data logger4
Factors influencing the derivation and clinical application of blood calcium adjustment equations4
Assessment of the analytical performance of point-of-care faecal immunochemical tests for haemoglobin4
Conflicting effects of haemolysis on plasma sodium and chloride are due to different haemolysis study protocols: A case for standardisation4
The association between acid–base status and clinical outcome in critically ill COVID-19 patients admitted to intensive care unit with an emphasis on high anion gap metabolic acidosis4
Analytical characterization and clinical performance evaluation of a new point-of-care testing system for high-sensitivity cardiac troponin I assay4
Functional vitamin B12 deficiency in phenylketonuria patients and healthy controls: An evaluation with combined indicator of vitamin B12 status as a biochemical index4
Prognostic evaluation of serum long non-coding RNA H19 for endoscopic keyhole surgery or craniotomy in glioma4
Management of transgender patients in Laboratory Information Management Systems – Moving on from binary and ternary logic4
Multiple biomarkers measurement to estimate the duration of atrial fibrillation4
Trimester-specific reference intervals for cystatin C and neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin during pregnancy4
Quantification of testosterone, androstenedione and 17-hydroxyprogesterone in whole blood collected using Mitra microsampling devices4
Do faecal test-based colorectal cancer screening pilots provide data that are reflected in subsequent programmes? Evidence from interval cancer proportions4
A standard addition method to quantify serum lithium by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry3
Routine use of natriuretic peptides: Lessons from a big data analysis3
Repeat measurements on patient samples identifies unpredictable and poorly reproducible cardiac troponin results with a high-sensitivity cardiac troponin assay3
Time-resolved fluorescence immunoassay for urine retinol-binding protein is more sensitive than polyclonal and monoclonal assays3
Reference intervals for clinical biochemistry and haematology tests during normal pregnancy3
Personalising laboratory medicine in the ‘real world’: Assessing clinical utility, by clinical indication, of serum total B12 and Active-B12® (holotranscobalamin) in the diagnosi3
Reference intervals of urinary kidney injury biomarkers for middle-aged men and women determined by quantitative protein mass spectrometry3
Lithium heparin interference in the Abbott enzymatic creatinine assay: the significance of under-filled tubes3
Serum cortisol assay performance following the 1 mg overnight dexamethasone suppression test3
Survey of patient perception of pre-analytical requirements for blood testing in the UK and RoI3
Performance of commercially-available cholesterol self-tests3
Novel cholesterol efflux assay using immobilized liposome-bound gel beads: Confirmation and improvement for application in clinical laboratory3
Diagnostic performance of serum calprotectin in discriminating active from inactive ulcerative colitis in an outpatient setting3
Does the use of fish oil-based lipid emulsion in the clinical setting of total parenteral nutrition and lipid rescue therapy interfere with common laboratory analytes on Roche Cobas 6000?3
Predicting ionized hypocalcemia: External validation of an ionized calcium prediction model in patients with COVID-19 and renal failure3
Can patients with mild post-operative hyponatraemia following elective arthroplasty be discharged safely? A large-scale service evaluation suggests they can3
Alternative diagnoses and demographics associated with a raised quantitative faecal immunochemical test in symptomatic patients3
Nephrocheck®: Checkmate or reality check?3
Do reflex comments on laboratory reports alter patient management?3