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AcronymDefinition
EQAExternal Quality Assessment
EQAEuropean Quality Award (European Foundation for Quality Management)
EQAEquivalent Average (baseball statistic)
EQAEuropean Quilt Association (est. 1989)
EQAEnvironmental Quality Authority (Palestine)
EQAEnvironmental Quality Act (Malaysia)
EQAEuropean Quality Assurance, Ltd. (various locations)
EQAEnvironmental Quality Assessment
EQAEnvironmental Quality Assurance (various organizations)
EQAEmirates Quality Association (United Arab Emirates)
EQAEditorial Quality Audit
EQAEmulated Quick-Allocation
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Different types of commercial lyophilized control plasma samples were distributed to the different types of POC INR instruments, TriniCHECK (Trinity Biotech) and OKP (MediRox AB) for Simple Simon, TriniCHECK and Control Plasma AK (Axis-Shield) for Thrombotrack, and UKNEQAS (the United Kingdom National External Quality Assessment Scheme) for Blood Coagulation provided samples for the CoaguChek XS Plus.
[2] Nonstandard abbreviations: 25-OHD, 25-hydroxyvitamin D; VDBP, vitamin D--binding protein; RMP, reference measurement procedure; SRM, Standard Reference Material; LC-MS/MS, liquid chromatography--tandem mass spectrometry; CPB, competitive protein-binding (method); DEQAS, Vitamin D External Quality Assessment Scheme; 24,25-[(OH).sub.2]D, 24,25-dihydroxyvitamin D; 3- epi25-OH[D.sub.3], 3-epi-25-hydroxyvitamin [D.sub.3].
External quality assessment for Zika virus molecular diagnostic testing, Brazil.
[2] Nonstandard abbreviations: TE-TFG, Total Error Task and Finish Group; TAE, total analytical error; MU, measurement uncertainty; PT, proficiency testing; EQA, external quality assessment; GUM, Guide to Expression of Uncertainty in Measurement; QC, quality control; SQC, statistical quality control; CLSI, Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute.
With this, Ufone has become the First Company in Pakistan to earn this prestigious certification from IIA itself under their external quality assessment program.
ITSDM tiers 4 and 5, at the higher end, are the backbone of existing CD4 services that currently provide high-volume testing in metropolitan areas across SA; a harmonising sixth tier (tier 6) provides for external quality assessment, as well as network and training support.
Conversion, correction, and international scale standardization: results from a multicenter external quality assessment study for BCR-ABL1 testing [published online ahead of print July 25, 2014].
External Quality Assessment (EQA) and Proficiency Testing (PT) are valuable tools in the quality improvement process.
The IIA, USA recently concluded an external quality assessment of the internal audit activity at Mashreq.
In the west, it is mandatory for laboratories to participate in the external quality assessment programmes e.g.
Participation in external quality assessment programs [e.g., Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec 2012), German External Quality Assessment Scheme (G-EQUAS; Social and Environmental Medicine of the University Erlangen-Nuremberg 2012)] and the use of standard reference materials (SRMs) from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (Keller et al.
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