Clinical Chemistry: Theory, Analysis, Correlation / Edition 5

Clinical Chemistry: Theory, Analysis, Correlation / Edition 5

by Lawrence A. Kaplan, Amadeo J. Pesce
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323036589

ISBN-13: 9780323036580

Pub. Date: 07/07/2009

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Kaplan and Pesce's Clinical Chemistry: Theory, Analysis, Correlation, Fifth Edition is a comprehensive, readable text that is designed for clinical laboratory science students but also works as a great resource for practitioners and pathology residents. You'll stay up-to-date with new information and revised sections reflecting recent advances in the field. The

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Kaplan and Pesce's Clinical Chemistry: Theory, Analysis, Correlation, Fifth Edition is a comprehensive, readable text that is designed for clinical laboratory science students but also works as a great resource for practitioners and pathology residents. You'll stay up-to-date with new information and revised sections reflecting recent advances in the field. The test is divided into two parts ensuring that you'll learn about all areas of clinical chemistry. Part 1 focuses on Laboratory Techniques and Laboratory Management whereas Part 2, Physiology and Pathophysiology, provides descriptions of how specific diseases affect the human body. The text provides chapter outlines, key terms, key concepts, and section objectives to aid students with studying.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323036580
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
07/07/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1200
Sales rank:
686,033
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.90(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Laboratory Techniques and Laboratory Management

1. Basic Laboratory Principles and Techniques

2. Spectral Techniques

3. Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry: Theory, Practice, and Instrumentation

4. Chromatographic Techniques

5. Laboratory Analysis of Hemoglobin Variants NEW!

6. Electrophoresis

7. Immunological Reactions

8. Immunochemical Techniques

9. Principles for Competitive-Binding Assays

10. Laboratory Approaches to Serology Testing NEW!

11. Measurement of Colligative Properties

12. Electrochemistry: Principles and Measurement

13. Molecular Diagnostics

14. Therapeutic Drug Monitoring

15. Clinical Enzymology

16. Protein Isoforms: Isoenzymes and Isoforms

17. Interferences in Chemical Analysis

18. Sources and Control of Preanalytical Variation

19. Laboratory Management

20. Laboratory Automation

21. Point-of-Care (Near-Patient) Testing

22. Laboratory Information Systems

23. Laboratory Statistics

24. Reference Intervals and Clinical Decision Limits

25. Quality Control in the Clinical Chemistry Laboratory

26. Evaluation of Methods

Part II: Physiology and Pathophysiology

27. Basic Biochemistry

28. Physiology of Body Water and Electrolytes

29. Acid-Base Control and Acid-Base Disorders

30. Renal Function

31. Liver Function

32. Viral Hepatitis: Diagnosis and Monitoring NEW!

33. Bone Disease

34. The Pancreas: Function and Chemical Pathology

35. Gastrointestinal Function

36. Cardiac and Muscle Disease

37. Coronary Artery Disease: Lipid Metabolism

38. Diabetes

39. Iron, Porphyrin, and Bilirubin Metabolism

40. Hemoglobin

41. Human Nutrition

42. Trace Metals

43. Vitamins

44. Pregnancy

45. The Newborn

46. Extravascular Biological Fluids

47. Nervous System

48. General Endocrinology

49. Thyroid

50. The Gonads

51. Adrenal Hormones and Hypertension

52. Diseases of Genetic Origin

53. Neoplasia

54. Laboratory Evaluation of the Transplant Recipient

55. Toxicology

56. Addiction and Substance Abuse

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