9780781777315

Phlebotomy Best Practices A Case Study Approach

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    9780781777315

  • ISBN10:

    0781777313

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 10/13/2006
  • Publisher: LWW
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Summary

Enhance your students' learning in phlebotomy! Suitable for use with any phlebotomy text, this new workbook includes 40 case studies to help apply concepts, methods and techniques, and information to actual situations. Case studies are diverse in patient types and situations. Key questions accompany each key study. Terms are highlighted in glossary format.

Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1 Site Selection and Risk Factors 1(18)
Case 1 Optimal Site for "Stat" Glucose
1(1)
Case 2 Mastectomy
2(2)
Case 3 Burn Patient
4(2)
Case 4 2-Year-Old Child
6(2)
Case 5 Obese Patient
8(3)
Case 6 Repeat of a Newborn Screening Test
11(3)
Quiz
14(5)
CHAPTER 2 Coagulation 19(20)
Case 7 Inadequate Tube Fill
19(2)
Case 8 Patient on "Blood Thinner"
21(1)
Case 9 Prothrombin Time
22(2)
Case 10 Karyotyping
24(2)
Case 11 Complications in a Postpartum Patient
26(2)
Case 12 Unstoppable Nose Bleed
28(1)
Case 13 Petechiae
29(2)
Case 14 Low Fibrinogen
31(2)
Case 15 Simplate Bleeding Time
33(1)
Quiz
34(5)
CHAPTER 3 Infection Control 39(18)
Case 16 Active Tuberculosis (TB)
39(3)
Case 17 Accidental Needle Stick Injury
42(3)
Case 18 Urine Spill
45(1)
Case 19 Blood Cultures
46(3)
Case 20 Reverse Isolation
49(1)
Case 21 Staphylococcus Aureus
50(2)
Quiz
52(5)
CHAPTER 4 Complex Patient and Environmental Factors in Quality Specimen Collection 57(20)
Case 22 Antibiotic Toxicity/Therapeutic Dose Monitoring
57(3)
Case 23 Patient Identification
60(1)
Case 24 Dehydration
61(3)
Case 25 Renal and Liver Disease
64(1)
Case 26 Home Health Care
65(3)
Case 27 Fasting and Family Members
68(1)
Case 28 Hematoma Formation
69(3)
Quiz
72(5)
CHAPTER 5 Ethical, Legal, and Regulatory Issues 77(22)
Case 29 Quality Assurance and Contaminated Blood Cultures
77(3)
Case 30 Lab Safety/Fire
80(2)
Case 31 Liability/Scope of Practice
82(2)
Case 32 Responsible Behavior
84(2)
Case 33 Combative Patient
86(1)
Case 34 Interpersonal Communication Skills
87(3)
Case 35 Patient Identity and Ethics in the Workplace
90(2)
Case 36 Hematoma and Tingling Fingers
92(1)
Case 37 Patient Dementia and Phlebotomist Negligence
93(2)
Case 38 HIPAA
95(1)
Quiz
96(3)
Answers 99(6)
Glossary 105(6)
Index 111

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