Phlebotomy Essentials / Edition 2

Phlebotomy Essentials / Edition 2

by Ruth E. McCall, Cathee M. Tankersley, Cathee M. Tankersley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781791987

ISBN-13: 9780781791984

Pub. Date: 10/28/1997

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:
9780781791984
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/28/1997
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
7.35(w) x 9.23(h) x 0.83(d)

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Table of Contents

1Phlebotomy: Past and Present1
2The Health Care Setting13
3Medical Terminology30
4Overview of the Anatomy and Physiology of the Human Body40
5The Circulatory System64
6Infection Control, Safety, and First Aid87
7Blood Collection Equipment and Supplies110
8Factors to Consider Prior to Blood Collection128
9Test Collection Preparation142
10Venipuncture Procedure153
11Skin Puncture Procedures174
12Special Blood Test Procedures184
13Arterial Blood Gases202
14Nonblood Specimens and Tests215
15Quality Assurance and Specimen Handling, Transportation, and Processing225
16Communication and Computers242
17Laboratory Math256
Glossary265
Appendix A Answers to Study and Review Questions279
Appendix B Conversational Phrases in English and Spanish281
Index283

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