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2. Traceability of measurement results

Standards

  • ISO 8466-1:1990 Water quality -- Calibration and evaluation of analytical methods and estimation of performance characteristics -- Part 1: Statistical evaluation of the linear calibration function (www.iso.org)
  • ISO 8466-2:2001 Water quality -- Calibration and evaluation of analytical methods and estimation of performance characteristics -- Part 2: Calibration strategy for non-linear second-order calibration functions (www.iso.org)
  • ISO 11095:1996 Linear calibration using reference materials (www.iso.org)
  • ISO 17511:2003. In vitro diagnostic medical devices -- Measurement of quantities in biological samples ­-- Metrological traceability of values assigned to calibrators and control materials. (www.iso.org)
  • ISO 18153:2003. In vitro diagnostic medical devices -- Measurement of quantities in biological samples -- Metrological traceability of values for catalytic concentration of enzymes assigned calibrators and control materials. (www.iso.org)
  • ISO/TS 28037:2010. Determination and use of straight-line calibration functions (www.iso.org)

Guides

  • Calibration of weighing machines, LAB 14, Edition 5, UKAS, 2015 (www.ukas.com)
  • Guidelines on the calibration of non-automatic weighing instruments, cg-18 Version 4.0, EURAMET, 11/2015, (www.euramet.org)
  • N. Majcen, P. Taylor, T. Martišius, A. Menditto, M. Patriarca, Practical examples on traceability, measurement uncertainty and validation in chemistry Vol 2, 2011, European Commission, Joint Research Centre(https://bookshop.europa.eu/en/home/)
  • N. Majcen, P. Taylor, Practical examples on traceability, measurement uncertainty and validation in chemistry Vol 1, 2010,European Commission, Joint Research Centre (https://bookshop.europa.eu/en/home/)
  • Traceability: Volumetric apparatus, LAB 15 Edition 2, UKAS, 2009 (www.ukas.com)
  • V. Barwick, S. Wood (Eds), Meeting the traceability requirements of ISO 17025: An analyst's guide, 3rd Edition, 2005 (www.lgcgroup.com/nml)
  • Traceability in chemical measurement - A guide to achieving comparable results in chemical measurement, Eurachem/CITAC, 2003 (www.eurachem.org)
  • V. Barwick, Preparation of calibration curves: A guide to best practice, LGC/VAM/2003/032, LGC, 2003 (www.lgcgroup.com/nml)

Books

  • A.Moutzoglou, A.Kastania and S.Archonakis, Laboratory Management Information Systems – Current Requirements and Future Perspectives, IGI Global, 2014, ISBN 978-1-4666-6320-6
  • P. De Bièvre, H. Günzler (Eds), Traceability of chemical measurement, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg Berlin, 2005, ISBN 3642078834

Articles and reports

  • F. Raposo, Evaluation of analytical calibration based on least-squares linear regression for instrumental techniques: A tutorial review, TRAC-Trend. Anal. Chem., 2016, 77, 167-185 (www.elsevier.com)
  • P. De Bièvre, R. Dybkaer, A. Fajgelj, D. Brynn Hibbert, Metrological traceability of measurement results in chemistry: Concepts and implementation (IUPAC Technical Report), Pure Appl. Chem., 2011, 83 (10), 1873-1935 (www.degruyter.com/pac)
  • Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute, Metrological traceability and its implementation: a report, Joint IFCC-CLSI project, CLSI document, EP32-R (Formerly X05-R). CLSI, Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA, 2006 (Sample available from www.ifcc.org or www.clsi.org)
  • K. Danzer, M. Otto, L. A. Currie, Guidelines for calibration in analytical chemistry, Part 2: Multispecies calibration, IUPAC Technical Report, Pure Appl. Chem., 2004, 76 (6), 1215-1225 (www.degruyter.com/pac)
  • L. Cuadros-Rodriguez, L. Gamiz-Gracia, E. Almansa-Loèpez, J. Laso-Sanchez, Calibration in chemical measurement processes: 1. A metrological approach, TRAC-Trend. Anal. Chem., 2001, 20 (4), 195-206 (www.elsevier.com)
  • C. D. Ehrlich, S. D. Rasberry, Metrological timelines in traceability, J. Res. Natl. Inst. Stand. Technol., 1998, 103, 93-105 (www.nist.gov)
  • K. Danzer, L. A. Currie, Guidelines for calibration in analytical chemistry part 1: Fundamentals and single component calibration, IUPAC Recommendation 1998, Pure Appl. Chem., 1998, 70 (4), 993-1014 (www.degruyter.com/pac)
  • Eurachem information leaflet
    • Metrological traceability of analytical results (2005, updated 2008) (www.eurachem.org)

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