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Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests, A

Publication Year: 2014
Edition: 9th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Fischbach, Frances; Dunning III, Marshall B.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-451-19089-2
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Organized the way a nurse thinks, by specimen and function, this proven book 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.

Featuring additional tests, updated reference values, and coverage of the latest advances in CT scans, nuclear scans, and genetics, this edition maintains the organization and coverage that have made it the ideal reference and point-of-care guide for educational and practice settings.

- Prepare for practice with tests grouped according to specimen, function, and test type (blood, urine, stool, cerebrospinal fluid, etc.).
- Learn vital information to keep in mind when implementing tests with "Clinical Alerts" that highlight critical safety information.
- Easily find the test you’re looking for even if you don’t know the exact name with a presentation that supports the way a nurse thinks.
- Master key information with helpful tips, inclusion of both conventional and SI units, and coverage of clinical implications for increased and decreased values.

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  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Fischbach, Frances; Dunning III, Marshall B.
  • ISBN: 978-1-451-19089-2
  • Specialty:
    Medical/Surgical Nursing
    Nursing Process & Diagnosis
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 9th Ed.
  • Pages: 1344
  • Illustrations: 22
  • Year: 2014

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