Up-to-date and easy-to-navigate, A Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests, 10th Edition is the perfect point-of-care guide for nurses and health professionals caring for patients undergoing diagnostic tests and procedures.
Organized the way a nurse thinks—by specimen and function—this proven resource describes an extensive array of tests for diverse populations, providing step-by-step guidance on correct procedure, tips for accurate interpretation, and expert information on patient preparation and aftercare.
◦ Find the right test with ease, whether you know the name or not.
◦ Reference critical safety information at a glance with Clinical Alerts.
◦ Quickly access relevant abbreviations and units of measurements.
◦ Master key information with helpful tips, inclusion of both conventional and SI units, and coverage of clinical implications for increased and decreased values.