Interpretation of Biochemical Tests Using the Reference Change Value in Monitoring Adverse Effects of Oral Isotretinoin in 102 Ethnic Turkish Patients

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Bugdayci G., Polat M., Oguzman H., Cinpolat H. Y.

LABORATORY MEDICINE, vol.47, no.3, pp.213-219, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/labmed/lmw024
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.213-219
  • Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated: No


Objectives: The aim of this study was to model the use of reference change values (RCVs) for the follow-up of 4 parameters of patients using oral isotretinoin which is gaining widespread popularity for monitoring the side effects of the treatment.