Category: BÜHLMANN Quantum Blue® fCAL Citations

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Validation of a Point-of-Care Desk Top Device to Quantitate Fecal Calprotectin and Distinguish Inflammatory Bowel Disease from Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Quantum Blue®  fCAL Citation Sydora, M. J., Sydora BC, Fedorak RN, 2012, Validation of a point-of-care desk top device to quantitate fecal calprotectin and distinguish inflammatory bowel disease from irritable bowel syndrome, J Crohns Colitis. 2012 Mar;6(2):207-14. doi: 10.1016/j.crohns.2011.08.008. Highlight from this Publication “Quantum Blue Reader® calprotectin levels were available within 30 min and correlated
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Comparison of Six Different Calprotectin Assays for the Assessment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Quantum Blue® fCAL Citation Labaere, D, Smismans A, Olmen A, Christiaens P, D’Haens G, Moons V, Cuyle P, Frans J, and Bossuyt P. Comparison of six different calprotectin assays for the assessment of inflammatory bowel disease, United European Gastroenterology J. 2014 Feb; 2(1): 30–37.  doi:  10.1177/2050640613518201 Highlight from this Publication "The EliA [Phadia] cut off for diagnosis was optimal at a level of 15 mg/g. This
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A New Rapid Quantitative Test for Fecal Calprotectin Predicts Endoscopic Activity in Ulcerative Colitis

Quantum Blue®  fCAL Citation Lobatón T, Rodríguez-Moranta F, Lopez A, Sánchez E, Rodríguez-Alonso L, Guardiola J. A new rapid quantitative test for fecal calprotectin predicts endoscopic activity in ulcerative colitis.   Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2013 Apr;19(5):1034-42. doi: 10.1097/MIB.0b013e3182802b6e. PMID: 23470502 Highlight from this Publication “FC determined by QPOCT was an accurate surrogate marker of “endoscopic remission”
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Other BÜHLMANN Fecal Calprotectin Assays Citations

Wright, E.K. et al., Cost-effectiveness of Crohn’s disease post-operative care, World J Gastroenterol. 2016 Apr 14;22(14):3860-8. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3860. Shentova, R. et al., 2016, Diagnostic Value of Fecal Calprotectin Point of Care Testing in the Pediatric Practice, Merit Res. J. Med. Med. Sci. Available online http://www.meritresearchjournals.org/mms/index.htm Gauss, A. et al., Quality of Life Is Related to

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