Semi-quantitative procalcitonin test for the diagnosis of bacterial infection: clinical use and experience in Japan.
J Microbiol Immunol Infect. 2010 Jun;43(3):222-7
Authors: Oshita H, Sakurai J, Kamitsuna M
The efficacy of the rapid semi-quantitative procalcitonin (PCT) test for the diagnosis of bacterial infection was evaluated in patients with systemic inflammatory response syndrome.
PMID: 21291850 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]