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Sigma Metric Analysis

Olympus AU2700 plus

In a 2010 study, the performance of an Olympus AU2700 plus was evaluated, using allowable maximum bias and imprecision values from the Ricos et al biologic variation database. Which got us to thinking, what would the metrics be if the Ricos specifications for allowable total error were used? For that matter, what if Rilibak or CLIA quality requirements were used?

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