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Erratum to: Measurement of HbA1c in multicentre diabetes trials – should blood samples be tested locally or sent to a central laboratory: an agreement analysis

  • Barbara N. Arch1Email author,
  • Joanne Blair2,
  • Andrew McKay1,
  • John W. Gregory3,
  • Paul Newland4 and
  • Carrol Gamble1
Trials201718:164

https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-017-1914-7

Received: 22 March 2017

Accepted: 22 March 2017

Published: 5 April 2017

The original article was published in Trials 2016 17:517

Erratum

The original publication [1] is missing one reference in the reference list. This reference should be also cited within the text. This error was caused during typesetting. The publisher apologizes to the readers for the inconvenience caused. The correct reference and citation can be found here:

13. Martin Bland J, Altman D. Statistical methods for assessing agreement between two methods of clinical measurement. The Lancet. 1986. 327(8476):307-10. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(86)90837-8.

The Bland-Altman [13] analysis of agreement method was used to compare local and central measurements.

Notes

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Department of Biostatistics, The University of Liverpool
(2)
Alder Hey Children’s NHS FT
(3)
Professor in Paediatric Endocrinology & Honorary Consultant, Division of Population Medicine, School of Medicine, Cardiff University
(4)
Department of Biochemistry, Alder Hey Children’s NHS FT

Reference

  1. Arch BN, Blair J, McKay A, Gregory JW, Newland P, Gamble C. Measurement of HbA1c in multicentre diabetes trials – should blood samples be tested locally or sent to a central laboratory: an agreement analysis. Trials. 2016;17:517. doi:https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-016-1640-6.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar

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