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Basic QC Practices: Training in Statistical Quality Control for Medical Laboratories, 3rd Edition

Basic QC Practices: Training in Statistical Quality Control for Medical Laboratories, 3rd Edition
  • Copyright:2010
  • Edition: 3rd
  • ISBN:9781886958074
  • Pages:352

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BASIC QC: REVISED, UPDATED, AND EXPANDED!

  • The best explanation of the fundamentals of qc, levey-jennings charts, and "Westgard Rules."
  • Over 100 charts, graphs, tables and illustrations!
  • The definitive book on laboratory quality for more than a decade.

Thousands of laboratory professionals have made the Basic QC Practices their standard reference on laboratory quality control. In the third edition, Dr. James O. Westgard and colleagues updated and expanded their coverage:

  • Updated coverage of CLIA, CAP, JC requirements
  • New chapters on Emerging Regulatory trends: Equivalent Quality Control, Evaluation Protocols, and Risk Assessment
  • Comprehensive discussions of the Total Testing Process: including Pre-Analytical Quality and Post-Analytical Quality
  • Added sections on QC as it is applied in molecular diagnostics, virology, genetics, and cancer markers
  • Exclusive access to online content that supplements and tests your knowledge of the material

Now more than ever, Basic QC Practices is the gold standard for learning Quality Control: a concise and comprehensive introduction to the backbone of the laboratory -- statistical quality control. For healthcare pratictioners who want to implement and operate valid QC procedures, this manual is an essential reference.