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Correction

Correction - Albumin-to-creatinine ratio in a timed overnight urine sample was accurate for screening for microalbuminuria in diabetes mellitus

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ACP J Club. 2000 Jan-Feb;132:A14. doi:10.7326/ACPJC-2000-132-1-A14a

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• Corrected Abstract or Commentary: Albumin-to-creatinine ratio in a timed overnight urine sample was accurate for screening for microalbuminuria in diabetes mellitus



In the Bakker abstract [Albumin-to-creatinine ratio in a timed overnight urine sample was accurate for screening for microalbuminuria in diabetes mellitus (1)], under the subheading “Description of tests and diagnostic standard,” “Patients with UAER (20 mg/min)” should have been “Patients with UAER (20 µg/min).”


Reference

1. Albumin-to-creatinine ratio in a timed overnight urine sample was accurate for screening for microalbuminuria in diabetes mellitus. ACP J Club. 1999 Sept-Oct;131:47. Abstract of: Bakker AJ. Detection of microalbuminuria. Receiver operating characteristic curve analysis favors albu-min-to-creatinine ratio over albumin concentration. Diabetes Care. 1999 Feb;22:307-13. [PubMed ID: 99266492]