Mosby

Mosby's Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests

Widely used in both academic and clinical settings, this comprehensive resource provides clear, concise coverage of more than 700 of the most commonly performed diagnostic and laboratory tests — including 30 new to this edition. Chapters are organized by test type and begin with a list of the tests covered, followed by a test type overview with specimen collection techniques. Tests are presented in a consistent format with 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.

Book,

Published: October 2009

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-09454-2

Contents

  • 1. Guidelines for Proper Test Preparation and Performance

    2. Blood Studies

    3. Electrodiagnostic Tests

    4. Endoscopic Studies

    5. Fluid Analysis Studies

    6. Manometric Studies

    7. Microscopic Studies

    8. Nuclear Scanning

    9. Stool Tests

    10. Ultrasound Studies

    11. Urine Studies

    12. X-Ray Studies

    13. Miscellaneous Studies

    Bibliography

    Appendixes

    A Alphabetical List of Tests

    B List of Tests by Body System

    C Disease and Organ Panels

    D Abbreviations for Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests

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