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Understanding laboratory investigations : a guide for nurses, midwives, and healthcare professionals, Chris Higgins, (eBook)

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Understanding laboratory investigations : a guide for nurses, midwives, and healthcare professionals
Title
Understanding laboratory investigations
Title remainder
a guide for nurses, midwives, and healthcare professionals
Statement of responsibility
Chris Higgins
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Subject
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Language
eng
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N$T
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document
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Higgins, Chris
Dewey number
616.07/56
LC call number
RB37
LC item number
.H544 2013eb
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eBooks from EBSCOhost
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  • Diagnosis, Laboratory
  • Nurses
  • Allied health personnel
  • Clinical Laboratory Techniques
  • MEDICAL / Clinical Medicine
  • SCIENCE / Chemistry / Clinical
  • Allied health personnel
  • Diagnosis, Laboratory
  • Nurses
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Understanding laboratory investigations : a guide for nurses, midwives, and healthcare professionals, Chris Higgins, (eBook)
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https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=531375
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction to clinical laboratories -- Some principles of laboratory testing -- Blood glucose and HBA1C -- Plasma/serum sodium and potassium -- Plasma/serum urea and creatinine : and eGFR -- Plasma/serum calcium and phosphate -- Arterial blood gases -- Plasma/serum cholesterol and triglycerides -- Cardiac markers : troponin, CK(MB) and BNP -- Tests of thyroid function : T4, T3, and TSH -- Liver function tests : alanine transferase (ALT), gamma glutamyl transferase (GGT), alkaline phosphatase (AP), bilirubin and albumin -- Serum/plasma amylase -- Drug overdose : paracetamol and salicylate -- Therapeutic drug monitoring : lithium, digoxin, and theophylline -- Full blood count 1 : red blood cell count : haemoglobin and red cell indices -- Full blood count 2 : white cell count and differential -- Tests of haemostasis : platelet count, prothrombin time, activated partial thromboplastin time, thrombin time, and D-dimer -- Laboratory investigation of anaemia : serum iron, total iron binding capacity, serum ferritin, serum B12, and folate -- Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and serum CRP -- Blood group, antibody screen, and crossmatch -- Urine microscopy, culture, and sensitivity -- Blood culture -- Newborn screening blood tests -- Cervical screening test -- Dipstik testing of urine
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ebsco00215
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unknown
Edition
3rd ed.
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1 online resource.
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unknown
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online
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unknown
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827307456
Label
Understanding laboratory investigations : a guide for nurses, midwives, and healthcare professionals, Chris Higgins, (eBook)
Link
https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=531375
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction to clinical laboratories -- Some principles of laboratory testing -- Blood glucose and HBA1C -- Plasma/serum sodium and potassium -- Plasma/serum urea and creatinine : and eGFR -- Plasma/serum calcium and phosphate -- Arterial blood gases -- Plasma/serum cholesterol and triglycerides -- Cardiac markers : troponin, CK(MB) and BNP -- Tests of thyroid function : T4, T3, and TSH -- Liver function tests : alanine transferase (ALT), gamma glutamyl transferase (GGT), alkaline phosphatase (AP), bilirubin and albumin -- Serum/plasma amylase -- Drug overdose : paracetamol and salicylate -- Therapeutic drug monitoring : lithium, digoxin, and theophylline -- Full blood count 1 : red blood cell count : haemoglobin and red cell indices -- Full blood count 2 : white cell count and differential -- Tests of haemostasis : platelet count, prothrombin time, activated partial thromboplastin time, thrombin time, and D-dimer -- Laboratory investigation of anaemia : serum iron, total iron binding capacity, serum ferritin, serum B12, and folate -- Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and serum CRP -- Blood group, antibody screen, and crossmatch -- Urine microscopy, culture, and sensitivity -- Blood culture -- Newborn screening blood tests -- Cervical screening test -- Dipstik testing of urine
Control code
ebsco00215
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827307456

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