Allied Health - Laboratory Technology
The Second Edition offers a concise review of all areas of clinical lab science, including the standard areas, such as hematology, chemistry, hemostasis, immunohematology, clinical microbiology, parasitology, urinalysis and more, as well as lab management, lab government regulations, and quality assurance. A companion website offers 35 case studies, an image bank of color images, and a quiz bank with 500 questions in certification format.
--NEW! New chapter on Molecular Pathology focuses on molecular laboratory methods and an overview on the testing of genetic diseases.
--NEW! An expanded chapter dealing with Laboratory Operations is included that addresses topics such as management and organizational theory, professionalism, quality assurance, laboratory regulations, and delivery of an educational unit.
--A concise summary of the most important facts and concepts in each subject area is presented in an outline format.
--Tables summarize important facts for quick reference.
--Figures and illustrations help you understand how to perform procedures and analyze results.
--Boxes highlight calculations, formulas, and other important information and examples.
--Key points appear in bold for easy reference.
--Online menus at the end of each chapter point readers to supplementary web-based materials.