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A Concise Review of Clinical Laboratory Science (2nd edition)

A Concise Review of Clinical Laboratory Science (2nd edition)

By: Joel D. Hubbard (author)Paperback

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The Second Edition offers a concise review of all areas of clinical lab science, including the standard areas, such as hematology, chemistry, hemostasis, immunohematology, clinical microbiology, parasitology, urinalysis and more, as well as lab management, lab government regulations, and quality assurance. A companion website offers 35 case studies, an image bank of color images, and a quiz bank with 500 questions in certification format.


Chapter 1:Clinical ChemistryI. Clinical Chemistry BasicsII. Special Methods In Clinical ChemistryIII. Basic Anatomy And PhysiologyIV. Analytes And PathophysiologyV. EnzymologyVI. EndocrinologyChapter 2: Hemostasis and Coagulation I. Platelet PhysiologyII. Platelet PathophysiologyIII. Blood Coagulation And FibrinolysisIV. Coagulation DiordersChapter 3: Routine Hematology I. Laboratory AnalysisII. Hematopoietic TissuesIII. Hemoglobin Synthesis, Structure, And FunctionChapter 4: Hematologic Disorders I. Red Blood Cell Indices And Their Use In The Diagnosis Of AnemiaII. Red Blood Cell DisordersIII. Anemias and Polycythemias DisordersaIV. Leukocyte DisordersChapter 5: Immunology and Serology I. IntroductionII. Cells And Tissues Of The Immune SystemIII. ImmunityIV. Immune ResponseV. Major Histocompatibility ComplexVI. HypersensitivityVII. AutoimmunityVIII. ImmunodeficienciesIX. Techniques In Immunology And SerologyChapter 6:Immunohematology I. IntroductionII. Blood Group SystemsIII. Donor Selection And Blood CollectionChapter 7: Clinical Microbiology I. BacteriaII. Bacterial Cell StructureIII. StainsIV. Normal FloraV. Pathogensis of infectionVI. Collection And Handling Of Clinical SpecimensVII. Micrococcaceae VIII. Streptococcus, Enterococcus, And Related GeneraIX. Aerobic Gram-Positive BacilliX. Neisseria And Moraxella CatarrhalisXI. Miscellaneous Gram-Negative BacilliXII.EnterobacteriaceaeXIII.Campylobacter, Helicobacter, And VibrionaceaeXIV. Gram-Negative Nonfermentative BacilliXV. Miscellaneous GeneraXVI. Mycoplasma, Ureaplasma, And The ChlamydiaceaeXVII. SpirochetesXVIII. MycobacteriaXIX. AnaerobesXX. Zoonotic and Rickettsial InfectionsXXI. Agents Of BioterrorismChapter 8 Clinical Parasitology, Mycology, and Virology I. ParasitologyII. MycologyIII.VirologyChapter 9 Urinalysis and Body Fluids I. The Renal SystemII. The Urine SpecimenIII. Physical Examination Of UrineIV. Chemical Examination Of UrineV. Microscopic Examination Of The UrineVI. Automation In The Urinalysis LaboratoryVII. Diseases Of The KidneyVIII. Renal Synthetic ProductsIX. Urine Pregnancy TestingX. Serous Body FluidsXI. Synovial FluidXII. Seminal Fluid AnalysisChapter 10 Molecular Diagnostics I. Biology Of The CellII. Molecular Diagnostic MethodsIII. Inherited Genetic DiseaseIV. Molecular OncologyV. Molecular Infectious DiseaseVI. DNA-Based Human IdentificationChapter 11 Current Issues in Laboratory Management I. Management And Organizational TheoryII. ProfessionalismIII. Quality AssuranceIV. Laboratory RegulationsV. Financial ManagementVI. Laboratory Information Systems (LIS)VII. Instrument Selection ProcessIndex

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  • ISBN13: 9780781782029
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 432
  • ID: 9780781782029
  • weight: 726
  • ISBN10: 0781782023
  • edition: 2nd edition

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