Immunohematology: Principles and Practice / Edition 2

Immunohematology: Principles and Practice / Edition 2

by Eva D. Quinley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0397554699

ISBN-13: 9780397554690

Pub. Date: 02/28/1998

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

If your Med Tech and Med Lab Tech students buy one book this should be it! The second edition of this respected text provides a well-rounded introduction to immunohematology that includes superior explanations of procedures. Utilizing an easy-to-read, user-friendly format, the text successfully conveys the complex principles and practices of blood

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If your Med Tech and Med Lab Tech students buy one book this should be it! The second edition of this respected text provides a well-rounded introduction to immunohematology that includes superior explanations of procedures. Utilizing an easy-to-read, user-friendly format, the text successfully conveys the complex principles and practices of blood banking. Following a clear progression from basic to complex concepts, coverage more than meets the most current requirements of the AABB. Actual work experience references provide an accurate look at the field. New in this edition: 3 New Chapters — Hemapheresis, Regulatory Overview, and Process Control; 2 New Sections — Quality Assurance/Regulatory Issues, and Serologic Techniques; Two-Color Format; 40 New Illustrations; 8-Page, 4-Color Insert; includes Chapter Outlines, Summaries, Summary Boxes, Tables and Case Studies.
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780397554690
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
02/28/1998
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
496
Product dimensions:
10.90(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

Unit 1Blood and Blood Components1
1Blood collection and processing3
2Hemapheresis22
3Blood components: preparation, storage, and transportation31
Unit 2Genetic and Immunologic Principles45
4Genetics47
5Basic immunology58
6Antiglobulin testing79
Unit 3Red Blood Cell Groups89
7The abo blood group system91
8The Rh Blood Group System111
9Other blood group systems124
Unit 4Transfusion Practices161
10Antibody detection and identification163
11Pretransfusion testing202
12Transfusion therapy214
Unit 5Clinical Conditions Associated with Immunohematology239
13Adverse effects of transfusion241
14Transfusion-transmitted diseases253
15Hemolytic disease of the newborn282
16Autoimmune hemolytic anemias and drug-induced hemolytic anemias295
Unit 6Quality Assurance/Regulatory Issues315
17Quality assurance and safety in immunohematology317
18Regulations and standards338
19Process control349
Unit 7Additional Topics to Consider361
20Human leukocyte antigens363
Answers to Review Questions385
Glossary387
Appendix A/Study Aid397
Index449

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