HbA 1c: A laboratory perspective

Prebashini Naidoo

Abstract


To determine an approach for deriving the long-term intra-laboratory / inter-instrument imprecision of HbA 1c in our laboratory.

To evaluate the effects of HbS, HbC, and HbD trait on the measurement of HbA1c by comparing chromatograms with electrophoretic patterns.

To ascertain the BbA1c profile of the population seen at our referral center.