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Unnecessary repeat requesting of tests in a university teaching hospital immunology laboratory: an audit
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    Unnecessary testing is a problem in DGHs too.

    Dear Editor,

    Re: Unnecessary repeat requesting of tests in a university teaching hospital immunology laboratory: an audit.

    Unnecessary testing is not only a problem for teaching hospitals. We were aware that the utility of many of the tests performed by our department was low and undertook an audit assess this. Our standard was that 90% of requests should be clinically appropriate. DNA antibodies shou...

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