Mosby's Canadian Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Timothy Pagana
  • Kathleen Pagana
  • Sandra Pike-MacDonald
  • Key Features

    • 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.

    Table of 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. Additional Studies

    Bibliography

    Appendixes

    A. Alphabetical List of Tests

    B. List of Tests by Body System

    C. Blood Tests Used for Disease and Organ Panels

    Illustration Credits

    Index

    Details

    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby Canada
    Print ISBN:
    9781926648989
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781927406885