Basic & Applied Concepts of Blood Banking and Transfusion Practices - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource, 3rd Edition
Author By Kathy D. Blaney, MS, BB(ASCP)SBB, CHT(ABHI), Tissue Typing Laboratory, Florida Hospital; OneBlood, Inc., Orlando, Florida and Paula R. Howard, MS, MPH, MT(ASCP)SBB, OneBlood, Inc., Lauderhill, Florida
Format Pageburst on VitalSource eBook ISBN 9780323086615 Copyright Year 2013
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Using an easy-to-understand writing style, this text integrates immunohematology theory and application to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to be successful in blood banking. Problem-solving exercises and case studies help you develop a solid understanding of all areas of blood banking.
New to This Edition
UPDATED! Information and photos on automation
include equipment actually used in the lab.
Flow charts showing antibody detection and identification help you detect and identify antibodies.
on Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, the HLA System, Molecular Techniques and Applications, Automation, Electronic Crossmatching, and Therapeutic Apheresis make the text relevant for 4-year MLS programs.
begin each chapter.
Illustrated blood group boxes throughout chapter 6, Other Blood Group Systems, give the ISBT symbol, number, and the clinical significance of the antibodies at a glance.
Margin notes and definitions in each chapter highlight important material and offer additional explanations.
Chapter summaries recap the most important points of the chapter.
Study questions at the end of each chapter provide an opportunity for review.
Critical thinking exercises
with case studies help you apply what you have learned in the chapter.
Imprint: Mosby Format Type: Pageburst on VitalSource eBook
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