9780803668270

Medical Laboratory Science Review

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  • ISBN13:

    9780803668270

  • ISBN10:

    0803668279

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2019-01-18
  • Publisher: F.A. Davis Company

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Summary

Medical Laboratory Science Review and Davis Edge work together to create an immersive, multimedia experience for students and an invaluable assessment and remediation tool for instructors.

The text provides the foundational knowledge. Davis Edge tracks student progress and assesses their knowledge in real time until they’ve mastered the must-know concepts. 

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Davis Edge is the interactive, online Q&A review platform that provides the practice students need to master course content, improve their scores on classroom tests, and pass their board exams. Over 1,200 board-style practice questions written for Medical Laboratory Science Review test students’ knowledge and understanding of what they are learning.

For instructors, it provides the real-time information they need to monitor, track, and assess their class’ vital signs…their students’ mastery of the content and their critical-thinking and decision-making skills. They’ll be able to easily identify the areas in which students are struggling and intervene quickly in class and on assignments to ensure that they succeed.

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The perfect review for both MLT and MLS - guaranteed or your money back!*

Five Stars. “Best book to review for ASCP MLS exam!”—Mirna K., Amazon Reviewer

A must-have for any CLS student or instructor. “Whether you're a student or an instructor, this book has amazingly well-constructed MCQs that covers the most important learning objectives in the CLS 6 different specialties. I especially love the comprehensive explanation of the correct answer as well as the explanation of the reasons behind exclusion of other distractors in the MCQ choices.”—Amazon Reviewer

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Practice, practice, and more practice!

This comprehensive resource provides the theoretical and practical knowledge students need to be prepared for classroom tests and certification and licensure examinations.

They begin with an overview of test-taking skills and techniques. Then, they build their knowledge with more than 2,100 multiple-choice questions.

The bonus quick-reference bookmark, featuring essential normal lab values, lets students cover the answers in the text as they go. 

It’s the perfect review for both the MLT and MLS!  

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Table of Contents

Introduction
Design of Questions
Prepare for Your Certification Examination
Test-Taking Skills
 

CHAPTER 1Hematology 1
1.1Basic Hematology Concepts and Laboratory Procedures
1.2Normocytic and Normochromic Anemias
1.3Hypochromic and Microcytic Anemias
1.4Macrocytic and Normochromic Anemias
1.5Qualitative and Quantitative White Blood Cell Disorders
1.6Acute Leukemias
1.7Lymphoproliferative and Myeloproliferative Disorders
1.8 Hematology Problem Solving

CHAPTER 2Hemostasis and Thrombosis
2.1Coagulation and Fibrinolytic Systems/Reagents and Methods
2.2Platelet and Vascular Disorders
2.3Coagulation System Disorders
2.4Inhibitors, Thrombotic Disorders, and Anticoagulant Drugs
2.5Hemostasis Problem Solving

CHAPTER 3Immunology
3.1Basic Principles of Immunology
3.2Immunologic Procedures
3.3Infectious Diseases
3.4Autoimmune Diseases
3.5Hypersensitivity
3.6Immunoglobulins, Complement, and Cellular Testing
3.7Tumor Testing and Transplantation
3.8Immunology Problem Solving

CHAPTER 4Immunohematology
4.1Genetics and Immunology of Blood Groups
4.2ABO Blood Group System
4.3Rh Blood Group System
4.4Testing for Antibodies
4.5Compatibility Testing
4.6Transfusion Reactions
4.7Components
4.8Donors
4.9Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn (HDN)
4.10Serological Testing of Blood Products
4.11Immunohematology Problem Solving

CHAPTER 5Laboratory Operations

CHAPTER 6Clinical Chemistry

6.1Instrumentation
6.2Blood Gases, pH, and Electrolytes
6.3Glucose, Hemoglobin, Iron, and Bilirubin
6.4Creatinine, Uric Acid, BUN, and Ammonia
6.5Proteins, Electrophoresis, and Lipids
6.6Enzymes and Cardiac Markers
6.7Clinical Endocrinology
6.8Toxicology and Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
6.9Tumor Markers
6.10Clinical Chemistry Problem Solving

CHAPTER 7Urinalysis and Body Fluids
7.1Routine Physical and Biochemical Urine Tests
7.2Urine Microscopy and Clinical Correlations
7.3Cerebrospinal, Serous, and Synovial Fluids
7.4Amniotic, Gastrointestinal, and Seminal Fluids
7.5Urinalysis and Body Fluids Problem Solving

CHAPTER 8Microbiology
8.1Specimen Collection, Media, and Methods
8.2Enterobacteriaceae
8.3Nonfermentative Bacilli
8.4Miscellaneous and Fastidious Gram-Negative Rods
8.5Gram-Positive and Gram-Negative Cocci
8.6Aerobic Gram-Positive Rods, Spirochetes, Mycoplasmas and Ureaplasmas, and Chlamydia
8.7Anaerobic Bacteria
8.8Mycobacteria
8.9Mycology
8.10Virology
8.11Parasitology
8.12Microbiology and Parasitology Problem Solving

CHAPTER 9Molecular Diagnostics
9.1Molecular Methods
9.2Molecular Diagnostics

CHAPTER 10Education and Management

CHAPTER 11Photomicrographs and Color Plate Examination

CHAPTER 12Sample Certification (Self-Assessment) Examination

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