Mathematics for the Clinical Laboratory

By

  • Lorraine Doucette, MS, MT(ASCP), CLS(NCA), Assistant Professor, Medical Laboratory Technician Program Coordinator, Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD

Mathematics for the Clinical Laboratory is a comprehensive text that teaches you how to perform the clinical calculations used in each area of the laboratory and helps you achieve accurate results. This second edition features even more examples and practice problems. This edition ensures your success by using proven learning techniques focused on practice and repetition to demonstrate how you will use math in the lab every day!
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Book information

  • Published: March 2010
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-3647-8


Contents

1. Basic Arithmetic, Rounding Numbers, and Significant Figures

2. Scientific Notation and Logarithms

3. Systems of Measurement

4. Dilutions and Titers

5. Molarity and Normality

6. Calculations Associated with Solutions

7. Clinical Chemistry Laboratory

8. Urinalysis Laboratory

9. Hematology Laboratory

10. Immunohematology Laboratory

11. Microbiology Laboratory

12. Molecular Laboratory NEW!

13. Quality Assurance in the Clinical Laboratory: Basic Statistical Concepts

14. Quality Assurance and Quality Control in the Clinical Laboratory

15. Instrument and Method Assessment