Nurse's Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests / Edition 4

Nurse's Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests / Edition 4

by F.A. Davis Company, Bonita Cavanaugh
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803610556

ISBN-13: 9780803610552

Pub. Date: 02/15/2003

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

The redesigned 3rd edition combines the background information and clinical applications data on hundreds of laboratory and diagnostic tests. The text contains a strong focus on nursing care before, during, and after the performance of the tests.

Overview

The redesigned 3rd edition combines the background information and clinical applications data on hundreds of laboratory and diagnostic tests. The text contains a strong focus on nursing care before, during, and after the performance of the tests.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803610552
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
02/15/2003
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
674
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.25(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Laboratory Tests
1. Hematology and Tests of Hematopoietic Function
2. Hemostasis and Tests of Hemostatic Function
3. Immunology and Immunologic Testing
4. Immunohematology and Blood Banking
5. Blood Chemistry
6. Studies of Urine
7. Sputum Analysis
8. Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis
9. Analysis of Effusions
10. Amniotic Fluid Analysis
11. Semen Analysis
12. Analysis of Gastric and Duodenal Secretions
13. Fecal Analysis
14. Analysis of Cells and Tissues
15. Culture and Sensitivity Tests

Part 2: Diagnostic Tests and Procedures
16. Endoscopic Studies
17. Radiologic Studies
18. Radiologic Angiography Studies
19. Ultrasound Studies
20. Nuclear Scan and Laboratory Studies
21. Non-Nuclear Scan Studies
22. Manometric Studies
23. Electrophysiologic Studies
24. Studies of Specific Organs or Systems
25. Skin Tests
Appendices: Obtaining Various Types of Blood Specimens
Obtaining Various Types of Urine Specimens
Guidelines for Isolation Precautions in Hospitals
Units of Measurement (Including SI Units)
Profile or Panel Groupings and Laboratory Tests
Nursing Care Plan for Individuals Experiencing Laboratory and Diagnostic Testing
Discussion and Answers to Case Studies and Critical Thinking Exercises
General Index
Index of Tests and Procedures Covered

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