Phlebotomy Essentials / Edition 1

Phlebotomy Essentials / Edition 1

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by Ruth E. McCall, Cathee M. Tankersley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0397549296

ISBN-13: 9780397549290

Pub. Date: 03/28/1993

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is pleased to introduce the newest edition of our leading textbook Phlebotomy Essentials, a book created for all who want to correctly and safely practice phlebotomy. This new edition continues the LWW focus on providing accurate, up-to-date, and practical instruction in phlebotomy procedures and techniques, grounded by a

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is pleased to introduce the newest edition of our leading textbook Phlebotomy Essentials, a book created for all who want to correctly and safely practice phlebotomy. This new edition continues the LWW focus on providing accurate, up-to-date, and practical instruction in phlebotomy procedures and techniques, grounded by a comprehensive background in phlebotomy theory. Key additions include updated information on the latest CLSI guidelines, new media to accompany each chapter, more color photos, and the addition of terms to align the text with the International Standards Organization (ISO).

Written to be highly accessible to students at all levels, and comprehensive enough for practicing phlebotomists, this text is complemented by a robust ancillary suite to help readers of all learning styles master the material. The online ancillaries, coupled with the text and available workbook and exam review book, help create a dynamic phlebotomy learning experience.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780397549290
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
03/28/1993
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
291

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Table of Contents

UNIT I: INTRODUCTION TO PHLEBOTOMY IN HEALTHCARE

Chapter 1: Phlebotomy and the Healthcare Setting

Chapter 2: Quality Assurance and Legal Issues

Chapter 3: Infection Control, Safety, First Aid and Personal Wellness

UNIT II: OVERVIEW OF THE HUMAN BODY

Chapter 4: Medical Terminology

Chapter 5: Human Anatomy and Physiology Review

Chapter 6: The Circulatory System

UNIT III: BLOOD COLLECTION PROCEDURES

Chapter 7: Blood Collection Equipment, Additives, and Order of Draw

Chapter 8: Venipuncture Procedures

Chapter 9: Preanalytical Considerations

Chapter 10: Capillary Collection Equipment and Procedures

UNIT IV: SPECIAL PROCEDURES AND ADDITIONAL DUTIES

Chapter 11: Special Collections and Point-of-Care Testing

Chapter 12: Computers and Specimen Handling and Processing

Chapter 13: Nonblood Specimens and Tests

Chapter 14: Arterial Puncture Procedures

Appendix A Laboratory Tests
Appendix B Laboratory Mathematics
Appendix C Conversational Phrases in English and Spanish
Appendix D Work Restrictions for Healthcare Employees
Appendix E Answers to Study & Review Questions and Case Studies
Appendix F Tube Guides

Glossary

Index

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