Mosby's Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference
ISBN: 0323011780
EAN13: 9780323011785
Language: English
Publication Date: January 15, 2001
Pages: 984
Dimensions: 1.80" H x 7.50" L x 4.60" W
Weight: 1.65 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
MOSBY'S DIAGNOSTIC AND LABORATORY TEST REFERENCE is a comprehensive and up-to-date clinical handbook that features clinically relevant laboratory and diagnostic tests organized alphabetically for quick clinical reference. More than 330 test entries discuss over 850 specific laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures, providing complete coverage. Tests are presented in a consistent format and in a unique sequence that simulates priorities in the clinical setting. Each test includes, where relevant, alternate or abbreviated test names; type of test; normal findings; possible critical values; test explanation and related physiology; contraindications; potential complications; interfering factors; procedure and patient care (before, during, and after); home care responsibilities; and abnormal findings. Spanish version also available, ISBN: 84-8174-556-1