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
     
 

This manual contains comprehensive information on laboratory and diagnostic tests in a quick-retrieval format with a strong focus on nursing care before, during, and after each test. See more details below

Overview

This manual contains comprehensive information on laboratory and diagnostic tests in a quick-retrieval format with a strong focus on nursing care before, during, and after each test.

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

Sect. ILaboratory Tests1
Ch. 1Hematology and Test of Hematopoietic Function3
Ch. 2Hemostasis and Tests of Hemostatic Functions39
Ch. 3Immunology and Immunologic Testing60
Ch. 4Immunohematology and Blood Banking96
Ch. 5Blood Chemistry103
Ch. 6Studies of Urine221
Ch. 7Sputum Analysis268
Ch. 8Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis274
Ch. 9Analysis of Effusions283
Ch. 10Amniotic Fluid Analysis297
Ch. 11Semen Analysis305
Ch. 12Analysis of Gastric and Duodenal Secretions311
Ch. 13Fecal Analysis321
Ch. 14Analysis of Cells and Tissues332
Ch. 15Culture and Sensitivity Tests352
Sect. IIDiagnostic Tests and Procedures361
Ch. 16Endoscopic Studies363
Ch. 17Radiologic Studies397
Ch. 18Radiologic Angiography Studies438
Ch. 19Ultrasound Studies458
Ch. 20Nuclear Scan and Laboratory Studies482
Ch. 21Non-Nuclear Scan Studies528
Ch. 22Manometric Studies545
Ch. 23Electrophysiologic Studies558
Ch. 24Studies of Specific Organs or Systems577
Ch. 25Skin Tests615
App. IObtaining Various Types of Blood Specimens625
App. IIObtaining Various Types of Urine Specimens631
App. IIIGuidelines for Isolation Precautions in Hospitals634
App. IVUnits of Measurement (Including SI Units)636
App. VProfile or Panel Groupings and Laboratory Tests644
App. VINursing Care Plan for Individuals Experiencing Laboratory and Diagnostic Testing649
Index651

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