Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications / Edition 4

Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications / Edition 4

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by Joyce LeFever Kee
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130305170

ISBN-13: 9780130305176

Pub. Date: 11/09/2000

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference

Features

  • Covers more than 420 laboratory and diagnostic tests.
  • Provides reference lists of all laboratory and diagnostic tests, with page numbers, for quick location of tests, determination of normal and abnormal results, and other related information.
  • Nursing implications with client teaching included with each

Overview

Features

  • Covers more than 420 laboratory and diagnostic tests.
  • Provides reference lists of all laboratory and diagnostic tests, with page numbers, for quick location of tests, determination of normal and abnormal results, and other related information.
  • Nursing implications with client teaching included with each test.
  • Includes current reference values and guidelines for adults and children, the latest tests for HIV-1 and HIV-2, and current data for diagnostic tests, such as gastric analysis; various stress/exercise tests, pap smear, echocardiography, nuclear scans, ultrasonography, and others.
  • Unique coverage of therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM) tests includes lists of the therapeutic range, peak action time, and toxic levels of selected serum drug levels.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130305176
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
11/09/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
816
Product dimensions:
5.05(w) x 7.15(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Acknowledgments xiii
Contributors and Consultants xv
PART ONE
Considerations for Use of Laboratory Tests
1(3)
List of Laboratory Tests
4(4)
Laboratory Tests
8(307)
PART TWO
Considerations for Use of Diagnostic Tests
315(2)
List of Diagnostic Tests
317(2)
Diagnostic Tests
319(130)
Appendix A Laboratory Test Values for Adults and Children 449(26)
Appendix B Clinical Problems with Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests 475(4)
Appendix C Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM) 479(10)
Bibliography 489(6)
Index 495

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