This extensively revised, performance-based text covers the theory and techniques of basic medical laboratory procedures that are performed in physician office laboratories, small clinics, hospital laboratories, public health departments and point-of-care testing facilities. The procedures follow a user-friendly format that includes objectives, glossary, review questions, and a performance guide. This text includes 16 CLIA-waived tests, as well as some more complex tests, and incorporates up-to-date CLIA and OSHA safety regulations. This fourth-edition text is a comprehensive guide to all the essential laboratory techniques. (Allied Health, Medical Lab Technicians, CLIA, OSHA, laboratory techniques)Gloves, protective face wear, and a fluid-resistent laboratory coat must be worn when making and staining smears. Since most blood stains contain methanol, care should be taken to avoid skin exposure or inhalation of fumes. Slides should anbsp;...
|Title||:||Basic Medical Laboratory Techniques|
|Author||:||Barbara H. Estridge, Anna P. Reynolds, Norma J. Walters|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2000|