Publication Year: 2013
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Nichols, James; Rauch, Carol; Laposata, Michael
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 95
Focuses specifically on understanding potential problems and sources of error in management of the clinical chemistry testing procedures, how to anticipate and avoid such problems, and how to manage them if they occur.
•Comprehensive coverage of key issues in achieving quality in all areas of clinical chemistry
•Includes chapters dedicated to point of care testing, pediatric testing, laboratory information systems and EHR integration, and outreach testing
•Numerous case examples and discussions give real-world illustrations of how problems occur and how to avoid them
•Coverage includes perspectives from the lab manager's and administrator's view
•An emphasis on identifying established, evidence-based standards in clinical chemistry
•Examples of errors which compromise patient safety across all major areas of clinical chemistry