Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference E Book

Mosby   s   Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference   E Book
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana,Timothy J. Pagana,Theresa Noel Pagana
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1088
Release: 2020-08-22
ISBN: 0323675204
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference E Book Book Excerpt:

Known for its accuracy and easy-to-use format, Mosby’s Diagnostic & Laboratory Test Reference 15th Edition is your one-stop source for all the latest testing information needed in clinicals, class, and professional practice. Across the reference, tests are organized alphabetically and include vital information such as alternate or abbreviated test names, test explanation, normal and abnormal findings, possible critical values, and guidelines to patient care before, during, and after the test. This fifteenth edition also includes nine new tests as well as the latest research surrounding each test included in the reference. As with previous editions, every test entry begins on a new page and all tests are cross-referenced throughout the book to simplify lookup. And with the book’s compact size, durable cover, and practical A-to-Z thumb tabs, this market-leading reference is the ideal choice for anyone wanting quick and easy access to the very latest diagnostic and lab tests used in nursing practice today. Alphabetical organization and A-to-Z thumb tabs makes finding the right information quick and easy. Normal findings for adult, elderly, and pediatric patients are included where applicable to provide complete clinical data. Abnormal findings are highlighted with directional arrows. Possible critical values are highlighted to alert students to situations requiring immediate intervention. Drug-related interfering factors are identified with icons to alert students to the effects of pharmacologic agents on tests. User’s Guide to Test Preparation and Performance provides an overview and guidelines for each type of laboratory test and diagnostic procedure to ensure safety and accuracy. Common Reference Ranges for males and females, along with Routine Blood and Urine Testing information are located on the front endsheets for easy reference. Related tests are cross-referenced making them easy to find. Tests listed by body system and test type in an appendix enables students to quickly locate related studies. Abbreviations for tests are provided on the endsheets, and symbols and units of measurement are listed in an appendix. Streamlined format with each test entry beginning on a new page further simplifies navigation. Patient teaching-related care is identified with icons to indicate information that should be shared with patients and their families. Durable cover helps prevent the book from being damaged. NEW! Nine new test entries ensure the latest tests and procedures. New tests cover the areas of bile acids, computed tomography angiography, and marijuana. NEW! New content reflects the latest research on the diagnostic values of results, accuracy of testing, and patient care and education for each test.

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1202
Release: 2013-11-08
ISBN: 0323089496
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests Book Excerpt:

This quick reference handbook offers clear, concise coverage of over 700 of the most commonly performed diagnostic and laboratory tests - including 39 new to this edition. Trusted authors, Kathleen Pagana, PhD, RN and Timothy Pagana, MD, FACS, bring together a comprehensive collection of full color designs, illustrations and photos to show exactly how various tests are performed. Related tests are grouped by chapter and presented in a consistent format to facilitate a full understanding of each type of diagnostic test. UNIQUE! Coverage of the clinical significance of test results explains why a given test result indicates specific diseases.Full-color design clarifies key concepts, procedures, and testing techniques.Related Tests sections list tests that provide similar information or are used to evaluate the same body system, disease process, or symptom. NEW! Unique front section on coding for diagnostic and laboratory tests (ICD-10) provides explanations of the coding requirements and challenges for diagnostic testing along with codes for all tests in the manual. NEW! 39 of the most current laboratory and diagnostic tests have been added to this new edition to reflect current best practices.NEW! Updated photographs and illustrations reflect the latest changes in testing equipment.

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests E Book

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests   E Book
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana,Timothy J. Pagana,Theresa Noel Pagana
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1203
Release: 2021-05-04
ISBN: 0323697046
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests E Book Book Excerpt:

Understanding and performing tests, interpreting lab results, and performing patient teaching are made easier with Mosby’s® Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests, 7th Edition. This one-stop resource provides clear, concise, and consistent coverage of the most commonly performed diagnostic and laboratory tests. Valuable in academic and clinical settings alike, it is beloved for its full-color design, user-friendly organization, and illustrations that help clarify key concepts. Updated content with new tests and images ensures you have the most current and relevant information available. Comprehensive and consistent presentation of tests follows a sequence that best simulates priorities in clinical practice. UNIQUE! Clinical Priorities boxes emphasize priorities and procedure considerations specific to understanding and performing tests. UNIQUE! Test Results and Clinical Significance sections describe the significance of the test findings and discuss the pathophysiology of the disease process and how it relates to the test result. UNIQUE! Related Tests sections list additional tests related to the main test, including tests that provide similar information, confirmatory information, and other tests used to evaluate the same organ, disease process, or symptom complex. UNIQUE! Critical Values sections indicate test values of particular significance. UNIQUE! Home Care Responsibilities boxes focus on post-test factors for consideration. UNIQUE! Icons indicate drugs that increase or decrease test values and patient teaching priorities. Age-Related Concerns boxes address pediatric and geriatric priorities. Results are provided in SI units in addition to others, when applicable. NEW! Common Reference Range section on the inside front cover provides quick access to this essential information. NEW! More than 25 new tests focus mainly on the areas of blood studies and x-ray studies. NEW! Quick Tips for Using this Manual section in the front matter helps you use this manual easily and efficiently. UNIQUE! Diagnostic Testing for Most Common Diseases section highlights the integration of medical testing as it relates to a specific disease, clinical syndrome, or medical condition. UPDATED! New images throughout the manual reflect the latest developments in the field.

Mosby s Canadian Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests

Mosby s Canadian Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana,Timothy J. Pagana,Sandra A. Pike-MacDonald
Publsiher: Mosby
Total Pages: 1120
Release: 2018-08-06
ISBN: 9780323567466
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Canadian Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests Book Excerpt:

Written exclusively for a Canadian market, Mosby's Canadian Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests, Second Edition provides clear, concise coverage of more than 700 of the most commonly performed tests, with Canadian lab values, SI units, Canadian cultural considerations, and unique Canadian content. Its many features include an easy-to-understand writing style, full-colour illustrations, and a logical organization. Each test entry is presented in a consistent format to provide quick access to information on specimen collection, normal findings, indications, test explanation, procedure and patient care, and test results and clinical significance, as well as any applicable contraindications, potential complications, interfering factors, and related tests. The second edition has been updated to reflect the latest procedures, equipment, and techniques, along with 24 of the most current laboratory and diagnostics test. Plus, updated Canadian guidelines are highlighted by a maple leaf icon for easy reference! UNIQUE! Cultural Considerations boxes highlight important aspects of working with patients from the diverse cultural and racial backgrounds of the Canadian population, such as Indigenous communities. UNIQUE! SI units in the Normal Findings section of appropriate tests offer quick and easy reference (conventional units also included). UNIQUE! Related Tests sections list tests that provide similar information or are used to evaluate the same body system, disease process, or symptom. Addresses Canadian privacy laws and legislation (including PHIPA and PIPEDA), the Canadian Labour Code, and policies for DNA collection, reporting of infections such as Chlamydia, and much more. Follows Canadian standard precautions and procedures such as those set forth by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, as well as Canadian screening protocols such as those set out in the Canadian Cancer Society Screening Guidelines. Necessary consideration given to the differences between provinces/territories (and institutions) in regards to privacy legislation, obtaining consent, agency guidelines, procedure protocols and the availability of tests. Provides information on Canadian test-tube colouring classifications and guidelines for the correct order and process of collecting blood samples in Canada. Up-to-date Canadian statistics are provided for topics such as STDs and C. difficile. NEW! Updated Canadian guidelines are highlighted by a maple leaf icon in the text margin for easy identification and reference. NEW! 24 of the most current laboratory and diagnostic tests added to this new edition. NEW! A description of commonly performed laboratory methods, explains methods used to evaluate blood, urine, spinal fluid, and other specimens. UNIQUE! Coverage of the clinical significance of test results explains why a given test result indicates specific diseases. NEW! Updated photographs and illustrations clarify key concepts and reflect the latest procedures, equipment, and techniques.

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana, PhD, RN,Timothy J. Pagana,Theresa Noel Pagana
Publsiher: Mosby
Total Pages: 1200
Release: 2021-08
ISBN: 9780323697033
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests Book Excerpt:

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference
Author: Timothy J. Pagana,Theresa N. Pagana
Publsiher: Mosby
Total Pages: 1088
Release: 2018-10-08
ISBN: 9780323609692
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference Book Excerpt:

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana,Timothy James Pagana
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1261
Release: 2009-01-01
ISBN: 0323057470
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests Book Excerpt:

This laboratory test book is a comprehensive reference manual for both nurses and allied health professionals working in both academic and clinical settings.

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests E Book

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests   E Book
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana,Timothy J. Pagana
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1200
Release: 2013-10-21
ISBN: 0323100627
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests E Book Book Excerpt:

This quick reference handbook offers clear, concise coverage of over 700 of the most commonly performed diagnostic and laboratory tests — including 39 new to this edition. Trusted authors, Kathleen Pagana, PhD, RN and Timothy Pagana, MD, FACS, bring together a comprehensive collection of full color designs, illustrations and photos to show exactly how various tests are performed. Related tests are grouped by chapter and presented in a consistent format to facilitate a full understanding of each type of diagnostic test. UNIQUE! Coverage of the clinical significance of test results explains why a given test result indicates specific diseases. Full-color design clarifies key concepts, procedures, and testing techniques. Related Tests sections list tests that provide similar information or are used to evaluate the same body system, disease process, or symptom. NEW! Unique front section on coding for diagnostic and laboratory tests (ICD-10) provides explanations of the coding requirements and challenges for diagnostic testing along with codes for all tests in the manual. NEW! 39 of the most current laboratory and diagnostic tests have been added to this new edition to reflect current best practices. NEW! Updated photographs and illustrations reflect the latest changes in testing equipment.

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference E Book

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference   E Book
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana,Timothy J. Pagana,Theresa N Pagana
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1088
Release: 2018-09-19
ISBN: 0323609686
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference E Book Book Excerpt:

Get the latest research and easy access to today’s most important diagnostic and lab tests! Known for its accuracy, currency, and clear, easy-to-use format, Mosby’s Diagnostic & Laboratory Test Reference 14th Edition features concise test entries that are arranged alphabetically and reflect the latest in diagnostic and lab testing and research. This new edition adds 15 tests with vital information such as alternate or abbreviated test names, test explanation, normal and abnormal findings, possible critical values, and guidelines to patient care before, during, and after the test. Plus, all related tests are cross-referenced throughout the book to simplify lookup. A compact size, durable cover, and A-to-Z thumb tabs make this market-leading book ideal for everyday use in the classroom and on the job! Alphabetically organized tests offer quick reference with A-to-Z thumb tabs, so you will never have to search for a test by having to first determine its correct category or body system. Normal findings for adult, elderly, and pediatric patients are included where applicable. Abnormal findings are highlighted with directional arrows to show increased or decreased test results. Convenient appendix lists tests by body system and test type, making it easy to quickly locate related studies. A durable cover with rounded edges helps prevent the book from being damaged and makes it easier to handle. Each test entry begins on a new page, making tests easy to find. Possible critical values are highlighted to show situations requiring immediate intervention. Icon for patient teaching-related care indicates information that should be shared with patients and their families. User’s Guide to Test Preparation and Performance provides an overview and guidelines for each type of laboratory test and diagnostic procedure, so you can minimize worry about having to repeat a test due to an error. Abbreviations for tests are listed in the back of the book, and symbols and units of measurement are listed in an appendix. Cross-referencing of related tests makes them easy to find. NEW! Test entries include the latest diagnostic tests and laboratory procedures, featuring 10 new monographs and 15 additional tests. NEW! Content reflects the latest research on the diagnostic values of results, accuracy of testing, and patient care and education for each test. NEW! Common Reference Ranges section added to the Inside Front Cover material.

Mosby s Canadian Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests E Book

Mosby s Canadian Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests   E Book
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana,Timothy J. Pagana,Sandra A. Pike-MacDonald
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1371
Release: 2012-09-14
ISBN: 1927406889
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Canadian Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests E Book Book Excerpt:

The very first resource of its kind, written exclusively for Canada, Mosby’s Canadian Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests provides clear, concise coverage of more than 700 of the most commonly performed tests, with Canadian lab values, SI units, Canadian cultural considerations, and more unique Canadian content. Its many user-friendly features include an easy-to-understand writing style, full-colour illustrations, and a logical organization. Each test entry is presented in a consistent format to provide quick access to information on specimen collection, normal findings, indications, test explanation, procedure and patient care, and test results and clinical significance, as well as any applicable contraindications, potential complications, interfering factors, and related tests. UNIQUE! Test Results and Clinical Significance sections explain pathophysiology and how test results may indicate certain disease processes. Critical values are emphasized to alert you to situations requiring immediate intervention. UNIQUE! Related Tests sections list tests that provide similar information or are used to evaluate the same body system, disease process, or symptom. UNIQUE! SI units in the Normal Findings section of appropriate tests offer quick and easy reference (conventional units also included). UNIQUE! Cultural Considerations boxes highlight important aspects of working with people from the diverse cultural and racial backgrounds of the Canadian population, such as First Nations communities. Includes Canadian generic and trade drug names to comply with Health Canada and the Compendium of Pharmaceuticals and Specialties (CPS). Addresses Canadian privacy laws and legislation (including PHIPA and PIPEDA), the Canadian Labour Code, and policies for DNA collection, reporting of infections such as Chlamydia, and much more. Provides information on Canadian test-tube colouring classifications and guidelines for the correct order and process of collecting blood samples in Canada. Follows Canadian standard precautions and procedures such as those set forth by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, as well as Canadian screening protocols such as those set out in the Canadian Cancer Society Screening Guidelines. Canadian statistics are provided for topics such as STDs and C. difficile. New full-colour photographs and enhanced illustrations clarify key concepts and reflect the latest procedures, equipment, and techniques. Completely updated content covers 30 new tests, including ductoscopy, thyroglobulin, lactoferrin, and human papillomavirus.

Studyguide for Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana Kathleen Deska ISBN 9780323188913

Studyguide for Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana  Kathleen Deska  ISBN 9780323188913
Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Publsiher: Cram101
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2016-12-29
ISBN: 9781538835548
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Studyguide for Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana Kathleen Deska ISBN 9780323188913 Book Excerpt:

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Includes all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines, highlights, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanies: 9780323188913. This item is printed on demand.

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference E Book

Mosby s   Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference   E Book
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana,Timothy J. Pagana,Theresa Noel Pagana
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1063
Release: 2022-09-06
ISBN: 0323683568
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference E Book Book Excerpt:

Perform today’s important lab tests safely and accurately! With test entries organized the way you’ll use them, Mosby's® Diagnostic & Laboratory Test Reference makes it fast and easy to look up current testing information. Concise monographs are arranged alphabetically and include vital information such as the type of test, alternate or abbreviated test names, test explanation, normal and abnormal findings, possible critical values, contraindications, potential complications, interfering factors, and guidelines to patient care before, during, and after the test. From the experienced author team of Kathleen Deska Pagana, Timothy J. Pagana, and Theresa Noel Pagana, this bestselling handbook offers a compact size, durable cover, and A-to-Z thumb tabs for quick reference while on the job. Alphabetically organized tests offer quick reference with A-to-Z thumb tabs. Each test entry begins on a new page, making tests easy to find. User’s Guide to Test Preparation and Procedures provides an overview and guidelines for each type of laboratory test and diagnostic procedure to ensure that each is performed accurately and safely, and to prevent having to repeat a test due to an error. Normal findings for adult, elderly, and pediatric patients are included where applicable. Abnormal findings are highlighted with directional arrows, and are now alphabetized for fast reference. Possible critical values are highlighted to alert you to situations requiring immediate intervention. Icons for drug-related interfering factors alert you to the effects of pharmacologic agents on tests. Icons for patient teaching-related care indicate information that should be shared with patients and their families. Abbreviations for diagnostic and laboratory tests are provided inside the back cover, and appendices list blood tests used for disease and organ panels as well as symbols and units of measurement. Appendix with lists of tests by body system and by type allow you to quickly locate related studies. Inside front cover includes pages with easy-to-find information on common reference ranges for healthy adults, routine blood testing, and routine urine testing. Durable cover with rounded edges makes this manual ideal for use in the practice setting. NEW! Thirteen new monographs cover the latest tests and procedures; 11 outdated monographs are removed. NEW! Updated content reflects the latest research relating to accuracy of testing, diagnostic values of results, and patient care and education for each test.

Studyguide for Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana Kathleen Deska ISBN 9780323100625

Studyguide for Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana  Kathleen Deska  ISBN 9780323100625
Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Publsiher: Cram101
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2016-12-29
ISBN: 9781538835562
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Studyguide for Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana Kathleen Deska ISBN 9780323100625 Book Excerpt:

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Includes all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines, highlights, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanies: 9780323100625. This item is printed on demand.

Studyguide for Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Kathleen Deska Pagana ISBN 9780323089494

Studyguide for Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Kathleen Deska Pagana  ISBN 9780323089494
Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Publsiher: Cram101
Total Pages: 126
Release: 2014-01-01
ISBN: 9781490291277
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Studyguide for Mosby s Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Kathleen Deska Pagana ISBN 9780323089494 Book Excerpt:

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Virtually all of the testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events from the textbook are included. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides give all of the outlines, highlights, notes, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanys: 9780323089494 .

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference11

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference11
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana,Timothy James Pagana
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1089
Release: 2012-01-01
ISBN: 0323084680
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference11 Book Excerpt:

Access the clinically relevant information you need easily in any setting with Mosby's Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference, Ninth Edition. This best-selling handbook provides concise coverage of tests without sacrificing important details. Each test entry includes, where relevant, alternate or abbreviated test names; type of test; normal findings; possible critical values; test explanation and related physiology; contraindications; potential complications; interfering factors; procedure and patient care (before, during, and after); and abnormal findings. Related tests are extensively cross-referenced throughout the book. With its simple format and portable size, this is a handy reference you'll always want by your side. Tests are organized alphabetically with A-to-Z thumb tabs for quick reference. UNIQUE! Each test entry begins on a new page, making tests easy to find. Normal findings for adult (male and female), elderly, and pediatric patients are included where applicable to provide complete clinical data. Possible critical values are highlighted to alert you to situations requiring immediate intervention. Symbol next to drug-related interfering factors alerts you to the effects of pharmacologic agents on tests. Increased and decreased abnormal findings are highlighted with directional arrows. Icon for patient teaching-related care indicates information to share with patients and their families. UNIQUE! Each test concludes with a "Notes" section where you can add your own information. User's Guide to Test Preparation and Performance provides an overview and guidelines for each type of laboratory test and diagnostic procedure to ensure safety and accuracy. Lists of tests by body system and test type allow you to quickly locate related studies. Abbreviations for tests are listed on the end papers, and symbols and units of measurement are listed in an appendix. UNIQUE! Durable cover with round edges helps prevent the book from being damaged and makes it easier to handle. Over 40 NEW tests, including CT of the Heart, Intravascular Ultrasound, Newborn Metabolic Screening, and Platelet Closure Time, present the latest information on diagnostic and laboratory testing.

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference eBook

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference   eBook
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana,Timothy J. Pagana
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1158
Release: 2010-11-16
ISBN: 0323080146
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference eBook Book Excerpt:

Access the clinically relevant information you need easily in any setting with Mosby's Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference, 10th Edition. This bestselling handbook provides concise coverage of tests without sacrificing important details. Each test entry includes, where relevant, alternate or abbreviated test names; type of test; normal findings; possible critical values; test explanation and related physiology; contraindications; potential complications; interfering factors; procedure and patient care (before, during, and after); and abnormal findings. Related tests are extensively cross-referenced throughout the book. With its simple format and portable size, this is a handy reference you'll always want by your side. Tests are organized alphabetically with A-to-Z thumb tabs for quick reference. UNIQUE! Each test entry begins on a new page, making tests easy to find. Normal findings for adult (male and female), elderly, and pediatric patients are included where applicable to provide complete clinical data. Possible critical values are highlighted to alert you to situations requiring immediate intervention. Symbol next to drug-related interfering factors alerts you to the effects of pharmacologic agents on tests. Increased and decreased abnormal findings are highlighted with directional arrows. Icon for patient teaching-related care indicates information to share with patients and their families. UNIQUE! Each test concludes with a Notes section where you can add your own information. User's Guide to Test Preparation and Performance provides an overview and guidelines for each type of laboratory test and diagnostic procedure to ensure safety and accuracy. Lists of tests by body system and test type allow you to quickly locate related studies. Abbreviations for tests are listed inside the front and back covers, and symbols and units of measurement are listed in an appendix. UNIQUE! Durable cover with round edges helps prevent the book from being damaged and makes it easier to handle. ~ 32 NEW tests, including age-related macular degeneration risk analysis, cell culture drug resistance testing, flourescein angiography, HIV drug resistance testing, urea breath test, virus testing, and Vitamin D testing, present the latest information on diagnostic and laboratory testing.

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference E Book

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference   E Book
Author: Kathleen Deska Pagana,Timothy J. Pagana,Theresa N Pagana
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1088
Release: 2016-09-03
ISBN: 0323399207
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Diagnostic and Laboratory Test Reference E Book Book Excerpt:

Gain quick access to today’s most important diagnostic tests and procedures with Mosby’s Diagnostic & Laboratory Test Reference, 13th Edition! In this bestselling handbook, concise test entries are arranged alphabetically and reflect the latest in diagnostic testing and research. Each test includes vital information such as alternate or abbreviated test names, test explanation, normal and abnormal findings, possible critical values, and guidelines to patient care before, during, and after the test. To simplify lookup, related tests are cross-referenced. From the expert author team of Kathleen, Timothy, and Theresa Pagana, this reference offers convenient A-to-Z thumb tabs, a compact size, and a durable cover for everyday use on the job. UNIQUE! Each test entry begins on a new page, making tests easy to find. Alphabetically organized tests offer quick reference with A-to-Z thumb tabs, so you’ll never have to search for a test by having to first determine its correct category or body system. User’s Guide to Test Preparation and Performance provides an overview and guidelines for each type of laboratory test and diagnostic procedure, so you can minimize worry about having to repeat a test due to an error. Icon for patient teaching-related care indicates information that should be shared with patients and their families. Normal findings for adult, elderly, and pediatric patients are included where applicable. Abnormal findings are highlighted with directional arrows to show increased or decreased test results. Possible critical values are highlighted to alert you to situations requiring immediate intervention. Convenient appendix lists tests by body system and test type, making it easy to quickly locate related studies. Drug interference with test results is indicated by a mortar and pestle icon. Cross-referencing of related tests makes them easy to find. Abbreviations for tests are listed in the front and the back of the book, and symbols and units of measurement are listed in an appendix. A durable cover with rounded edges helps prevent the book from being damaged and makes it easier to handle. NEW test entries include the latest diagnostic tests and laboratory procedures. NEW! Updated coverage reflects the latest research on the diagnostic values of results, accuracy of testing, and patient care and education for each test.

Studyguide for Mosbys Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana Kathleen Deska ISBN 9780323136075

Studyguide for Mosbys Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana  Kathleen Deska  ISBN 9780323136075
Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Publsiher: Cram101
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2016-12-29
ISBN: 9781538835517
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Studyguide for Mosbys Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana Kathleen Deska ISBN 9780323136075 Book Excerpt:

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Includes all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines, highlights, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanies: 9780323136075. This item is printed on demand.

Studyguide for Mosbys Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana Kathleen Deska

Studyguide for Mosbys Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana  Kathleen Deska
Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews,Cram101 Textbook Reviews Staff
Publsiher: Cram101
Total Pages: 214
Release: 2013-05
ISBN: 9781478464082
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Studyguide for Mosbys Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana Kathleen Deska Book Excerpt:

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again Includes all testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides gives all of the outlines, highlights, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanies: 9780872893795. This item is printed on demand.

Studyguide for Mosbys Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana Kathleen Deska Isbn 9780323057479

Studyguide for Mosbys Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana  Kathleen Deska  Isbn 9780323057479
Author: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Publsiher: Cram101
Total Pages: 206
Release: 2013-01-01
ISBN: 9781478456117
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Studyguide for Mosbys Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests by Pagana Kathleen Deska Isbn 9780323057479 Book Excerpt:

Never HIGHLIGHT a Book Again! Virtually all of the testable terms, concepts, persons, places, and events from the textbook are included. Cram101 Just the FACTS101 studyguides give all of the outlines, highlights, notes, and quizzes for your textbook with optional online comprehensive practice tests. Only Cram101 is Textbook Specific. Accompanys: 9780323057479 .