Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications (9th Revised edition)

Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications (9th Revised edition)

By: Joyce LeFever Kee (author)Paperback

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LABORATORY AND DIAGNOSTIC TESTS WITH NURSING IMPLICATIONS, 9/e brings together current information on more than 420 modern laboratory and diagnostic tests, together with their corresponding nursing implications. For each test, it presents reference values/normal findings, descriptions, purpose(s), clinical problems, procedures, factors affecting results, and nursing implications with rationales, including client teaching. This edition contains new, rewritten, or updated coverage of dozens of tests, including IgE, arsenic, blood smear, chromosomal analysis, CBC, cyanide, cytokines, heroin, HIV, influenza, macular degeneration risk analysis, SCID, sexual assault/attack, ABG, bilirubin tests, C-reactive protein (hs CRP) and glucose, cardiac catheterization, echocardiography, colonoscopy, ERCP, CT, MRI, and many others. An updated section on Therapeutic Drug Monitoring now covers HIV drugs, and revised appendices address everything from abbreviations to test values.

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Contents

Preface Introduction Differences in Reference Values Between Men and Women PART I. Laboratory Tests PART II. Diagnostic Tests PART III. Laboratory/Diagnostic Assessments of Body Function PART IV. Therapeutic Drug Monitoring (TDM) PART V. School Health Services: Education, Screening, and Testing APPENDIX A. Abbreviations APPENDIX B. Laboratory Test Groups: Panels/Profiles/Evaluations APPENDIX C. Health Problems with Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests APPENDIX D. Laboratory Test Values for Adults and Children Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 04/03/2013
  • ISBN13: 9780133139051
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 832
  • ID: 9780133139051
  • weight: 1061
  • ISBN10: 0133139050
  • edition: 9th Revised edition

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