9780130305176

Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications

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  • ISBN13:

    9780130305176

  • ISBN10:

    0130305170

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2001
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Summary

For all clinical courses in the nursing curriculum, especially medical surgical (adult health) and fundamentals.This reference text provides quick, pertinent information on laboratory and diagnostic tests with emphasis on reference values and normal findings, descriptions, purposes, procedures, clinical problems and drug effects, factors affecting test results, nursing implications and client teaching. Laboratory and diagnostic tests are represented separately and organized in alphabetical order for easy location within the text.

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Acknowledgments xiii
Contributors and Consultants xv
PART ONE
Considerations for Use of Laboratory Tests
1(3)
List of Laboratory Tests
4(4)
Laboratory Tests
8(307)
PART TWO
Considerations for Use of Diagnostic Tests
315(2)
List of Diagnostic Tests
317(2)
Diagnostic Tests
319(130)
Appendix A Laboratory Test Values for Adults and Children 449(26)
Appendix B Clinical Problems with Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests 475(4)
Appendix C Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM) 479(10)
Bibliography 489(6)
Index 495

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