THE VITAMIN B12 AND FOLATE PATHOLOGY INVESTIGATION
THE INVESTIGATION OF ERRORS IN PATHOLOGY TESTS
FOR VITAMIN B12 AND FOLATE DEFICIENCY
BY MEANS OF MEDICAL EXPERIMENTS
THE HOMOCYSTEINE INVESTIGATION
THE HCY EXPERIMENT
Summary
Method
Observations
Results - Notes
Results - Series 1
PALMS vs CHW
Results - Series 1b
Conclusions

The important points to note, about homocysteine levels, from the PaLMS Sample A and Westmead Sample A results are:

  • The maximum difference between the labs was 9.62 SD.
  • All 13 results were outside the 95% Confidence Interval.
  • All 13 of those results were also outside the 99.0% Confidence Interval.
  • 12 of those results were also outside the 99.9% Confidence Interval.
Chart E26 Table B18

The important points to note, about homocysteine levels, from the PaLMS Sample B and Westmead Sample B results are:

  • The maximum difference between the labs was 14.18 SD.
  • 15 out of 16 results were outside the 95% Confidence Interval.
  • 14 of those results were also outside the 99.0% Confidence Interval.
  • All 14 of those results were also outside the 99.9% Confidence Interval.
Chart E27 Table B18

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