Scheme Particulars Indicative Details
Accreditation body UKAS
UKAS Accredited Proficiency Testing Provider No 7860
Number of distributions per year (nominal) 12
Specimens per distribution 2
Frequency of distribution Monthly
Material distributed Human serum
Sample volume (mL) 2
Programme Director(s) / Organiser(s) Finlay MacKenzie
Analyte Approximate Range Default Scheme Units
ALT [ALAT] 8 – 220 U/L
Albumin 32 – 45 g/L
ALP [Alk Phos] 40 – 1000 U/L
Amylase 30 – 750 U/L
AST [ASAT] 15 – 250 U/L
Calcium 1.5 – 3.0 mmol/L
Creatinine 50 – 650 µmol/L
GGT 15 – 700 U/L
Glucose 2.5 – 35 mmol/L
Bilirubin 5 – 50 µmol/L
Total Protein 45 – 75 g/L
Urea 3.5 – 35 mmol/L
Urate 180 – 550 µmol/L
Total cholesterol 2.5 – 7.5 mmol/L
HDL cholesterol 0.6 – 2.0 mmol/L
Tryglyceride 0.5 – 3.5 mmol/L
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