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Laboratory tests

Laboratory tests

implications for nurses and allied health professionals

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Published by Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., Medical/Nursing Division in Menlo Park, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diagnosis, Laboratory.,
  • Nursing.,
  • Diagnosis, Laboratory -- Nursing texts.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementC. Judith Byrne ... [et al.].
    ContributionsByrne, C. Judith 1944-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRB37 .L276
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 377 p. :
    Number of Pages377
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4108512M
    ISBN 100201000881
    LC Control Number80023353
    OCLC/WorldCa6734128

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    Some types of lab tests show whether or not your results fall within normal ranges. Information obtained from laboratory tests may help doctors decide Laboratory tests book other tests or procedures are needed to make a diagnosis or to develop or revise a previous treatment plan. This new edition of Norbert Tietz's classic handbook presents information on common tests as well as rare and highly specialized tests and procedures - including a summary of the utility and merit of each test. Why does your doctor use lab tests?


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Laboratory tests Download PDF Ebook

This eBook is no longer available for sale. The Molecular Diagnostics section has been greatly expanded due to the increased prevalence of new molecular techniques being used in laboratories.

Depending on the test, the presence, absence, or amount of an analyte may mean you do have a particular condition or it may mean that you do not have the particular condition.

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Diagnostic Procedures A large number of tests are widely available. Alternative test names and acronyms are cross-referenced to simplify lookup. UPDATED content includes the latest research relating to accuracy of tests, diagnostic value of results, and associated cost-benefit ratios.

New editor Alan Wu, who specializes in Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology, brings a wealth of experience and expertise to this edition. Types of Tests There are different types of medical tests but the lines that separate them often become blurred.

Other types show whether there is a particular substance present or absent, such as a mutation in a gene, or an infectious organism, which indicates whether you have a disease, an infection, or may or may not respond to a therapy.

Laboratory tests are medical devices that are intended for use on samples of blood, urine, or other tissues or substances taken from the body to help diagnose disease or other conditions.

This eBook is no longer available for sale. The most current and relevant tests are included; outdated tests have been eliminated. New editor Alan Wu, who specializes in Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology, brings a wealth of experience and expertise to this edition.

Over diseases, conditions, and symptoms are listed, along with the tests used to confirm them. Tests are divided into 8 main sections and arranged alphabetically.

What factors affect your lab test results? Test index with extensive cross references and disease index provide the reader with an easy way to find necessary information Four new sections in key areas Preanalytical, Flow Cytometry, Pharmacogenomics, and Allergy make this edition current and useful.

Sometimes a disorder can be treated at the same time a screening or diagnostic test is done. UPDATED content includes the latest research relating to accuracy of tests, diagnostic value of results, and associated cost-benefit ratios.

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