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Overview

This comprehensive and up-to-date handbook features clinically relevant laboratory and diagnostic tests organized alphabetically for quick reference. Tests are presented in a consistent format, which allows for concise coverage without sacrificing the depth of detail necessary for a thorough understanding of diagnostic testing. Each test entry includes, where relevant, alternate or abbreviated test names; type of test; normal findings; possible critical values; test explanation and related physiology; contraindications; potential complications; interfering factors; procedure and patient care (before, during, and after); and abnormal findings.

• A portable size and durable cover make it handy as an on-the-spot reference.
• A colorful design highlights vital information and enhances visual appeal.
• The User's Guide to Test Preparation and Performance provides an overview and guidelines for each type of laboratory test and diagnostic procedure to ensure safety and accuracy.
• Tests are organized alphabetically with A-to-Z thumb tabs for quick reference.
• Each test entry begins on a new page making tests of interest easy to find.
• Normal findings are included for adults (male and female), the elderly, and pediatric patients, where applicable, to provide complete clinical data.
• Possible critical values are highlighted to alert readers to situations requiring immediate intervention.
• Symbols next to drug-related interfering factors alert readers to the effects of pharmacologic agents on tests.
• Increased and decrease abnormal findings are highlighted with directional arrows.
• Home Care Responsibilities boxes provide important patient teaching guidelines and instructions for patients outside of acute care settings.
• Each test is concluded with a Notes section that enables readers to add their own information.
• Lists of tests by body system and test type allow the reader to quickly locate related studies.
• Abbreviations for tests are listed at the end of the book, and symbols and units of measurement are provided in an appendix.

• Fifteen new test entries — including bone turnover biochemical markers (osteocalcin), breast tumor analysis, diabetes mellitus autoanitibody panel (insulin antibody), genetic testing, and HIV viral load — present the latest tests and procedures.
• An icon for patient teaching-related care indicates information that should be shared with patients and their families.
New two-color illustrations clarify content and demonstrate how procedures are performed.

The book contains both black-and-white and two-color illustrations.

When you need to know the facts, turn to this book. This comprehensive, up-to-date clinical handbook features laboratory and diagnostic tests organized alphabetically for quick reference. Each test includes: alternate or abbreviated test names; type of test; normal findings; possible critical values; test explanation and related physiology; contraindications; potential complications; interfering factors; procedure and patient care; home care responsibilities; and abnormal findings. It's relied on by nursing students, practicing nurses, hospitals, home healthcare agencies and allied health professionals everywhere.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780323020497
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 11/8/2002
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 1056
  • Product dimensions: 4.28 (w) x 7.86 (h) x 1.60 (d)

Table of Contents

User's Guide to Test Preparation and Performance
List of Figures
Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests, A-Z
Appendixes
A. List of Tests by Body Systems
B. List of Tests by Test Type
C. Symbols and Units of Measurement
Bibliography
Index

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