your students to deliver safe, effective, and informed care for patients who are
undergoing diagnostic tests and procedures with the Ninth Edition of A
Manual of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests.
Organized the way a nurse thinks - by specimen and function - this proven book
describes an extensive array of tests for diverse populations, providing
step-by-step guidance on correct procedure, tips for accurate interpretation,
and expert information on patient preparation and aftercare.
additional tests, updated reference values, and coverage of the latest advances
in CT scans, nuclear scans, and genetics, this edition maintains the
organization and coverage that have made it the ideal reference and
point-of-care guide for educational and practice settings.
Ninth Edition is accompanied by a complete online teaching and learning package
that includes case studies for application, a wide range of in-class activities
and assignments, and Blackboard and WebCT cartridges for course