Results of an International Survey on Laboratory Terminology
08 Mar 2016
The NPU Terminology Steering Committee recently conducted a survey among the national society members of IFCC. The survey aimed to establish the extent to which there is a national system of laboratory terminology in use in each country. The headline findings from the survey are:
- Uncertainty about the status of laboratory terminology in many countries
- Lack of education and training in laboratory terminology in most countries
- Recognition of the importance of systematic laboratory terminology
- Agreement on arrange of educational support to improve knowledge and understanding
The full results of the survey may be found here.