Nurse's Quick Check: Diagnostic Tests

Publication Year: 2005

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Springhouse

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-58-255415-0

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Description

Designed for quick reference in any clinical setting, this handbook presents succinct, bulleted information on over 500 diagnostic tests.

It provides a rapid refresher on key facts nurses need to understand the significance of test results, ensure accurate specimen collection, and care for the patient before and after the test. Alphabetically organized entries cover hematology and coagulation, blood chemistry, hormones, immunology, urine, system-specific specimens, cultures, biopsy, endoscopy, imaging, monitoring and catheterization, and organ function tests.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Springhouse
ISBN: 978-1-58-255415-0
Specialty:
Medical/Surgical Nursing
Nursing Process & Diagnosis
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 560
Illustrations: 100
Year: 2005
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