Linne & Ringsrud

Linne & Ringsrud's Clinical Laboratory Science

The Basics and Routine Techniques

Updated and easy-to-use, Linne & Ringsrud's Clinical Laboratory Science: The Basics and Routine Techniques, 6th Edition delivers a fundamental overview of the laboratory skills and techniques essential for success in your classes and your career. Author Mary Louise Turgeon's simple, straightforward writing clarifies complex concepts, and a discipline-by-discipline approach helps you build the knowledge to confidently perform clinical laboratory tests and ensure accurate, effective results.

Book, 672 Pages

Published: February 2011

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-09500-6


  • Part I Basic Laboratory Techniques
    Chapter 1 Fundamentals of the Clinical Laboratory
    Chapter 2 Safety in the Clinical Laboratory
    Chapter 3 Phlebotomy: Collecting and Processing Blood
    Chapter 4 Systems of Measurement, Laboratory Equipment, and Reagents
    Chapter 5 The Microscope
    Chapter 6 Basic and New Techniques in the Clinical Laboratory
    Chapter 7 Laboratory Mathematics and Solution Preparation
    Chapter 8 Quality Assessment and Quality Control in the Clinical Laboratory
    Chapter 9 Point-of-Care Testing
    Chapter 10 Laboratory Information Systems and Automation

    Part II Clinical Laboratory Specializations
    Chapter 11 Introduction to Clinical Chemistry
    Chapter 12 Principles and Practice of Clinical Hematology
    Chapter 13 Introduction to Hemostasis
    Chapter 14 Renal Physiology and Urinalysis
    Chapter 15 Examination of Body Fluids and Miscellaneous Specimens
    Chapter 16 Introduction to Microbiology
    Chapter 17 Immunology and Serology
    Chapter 18 Immunohematology and Transfusion Medicine


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