Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants / Edition 8

Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants / Edition 8

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by Kathy Bonewit-West
     
 

ISBN-10: 143770882X

ISBN-13: 9781437708820

Pub. Date: 03/01/2011

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants, edition 6, encompasses all of the back office, hands-on concepts and skills, including taking vital signs, collecting and processing lab specimens, preparing patients for examinations, assisting with office surgeries, and other office treatments and procedures. This popular text offers accessible, practical coverage of all…  See more details below

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Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants, edition 6, encompasses all of the back office, hands-on concepts and skills, including taking vital signs, collecting and processing lab specimens, preparing patients for examinations, assisting with office surgeries, and other office treatments and procedures. This popular text offers accessible, practical coverage of all the concepts and skills that you need to know to become a successful Clinical Medical Assistant. This new edition focuses on providing the very latest information on topics such as hand sanitizing, safety needles, waived lab tests, treatments, examinations, and other areas of clinical knowledge. Written by an author with many years of experience, this book also features tips from real medical assistants who are currently practicing in the clinical area.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781437708820
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
03/01/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
896
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Sect. IInfection Control
1The Medical Record3
2Medical Asepsis and the OSHA Standard50
3Sterilization and Disinfection84
Sect. IIBasic Clinical Procedures
4Vital Signs122
5The Physical Examination166
Sect. IIISpecialty Examinations and Procedures
6Eye and Ear Assessment and Procedures204
7Physical Agents to Promote Tissue Healing236
8The Gynecologic Examination and Prenatal Care270
9The Pediatric Examination326
Sect. IVAdvanced Clinical Procedures
10Minor Office Surgery376
11Administration of Medication434
Sect. VDiagnostic Testing
12Cardiopulmonary Procedures510
13Colon Procedures and Male Reproductive Health546
14Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging564
Sect. VIPhysician's Office Laboratory
15Introduction to the Clinical Laboratory584
16Urinalysis612
17Phlebotomy658
18Hematology706
19Blood Chemistry and Serology726
20Medical Microbiology754
Sect. VIIEmergency Medical Procedures
21Emergency Medical Procedures782
App. AMedical Abbreviations815
App. BThe Human Body: Highlights of Structure and Function825
Glossary845

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Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The book I purchased was described as very good-the book was essentially brand new, the CD's were never opened,  The book was brand new-shipping was a little close, but the deal I got?  I am tickled to death!
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