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Preparing for the Exam

If you would like to brush up on your point-of-care testing knowledge before the exam, we suggest using the following for reference or study resources.

Scope of Exam Content Outline

Online Resources


  • Tietz Textbook of Clinical Chemistry and Molecular Diagnostics, 6th Edition (Rifai, N, Horvath, AR, Wittwer, CT, eds., 2018)
  • Point-of-Care Testing: Principles and Clinical Applications (Peter Luppa and Ralf Junker, 2018)


  • Point of Care: The Journal of Near-Patient Testing and Technology (Wolters Kluwer Health)
  • Clinical Chemistry ( Association for Diagnostics & Laboratory Medicine (formerly AACC))
  • Journal of Applied Laboratory Medicine ( Association for Diagnostics & Laboratory Medicine (formerly AACC))