McGraw-Hill Manual of Laboratory

Product Details
»Book Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional (08 October, 2007)
»ISBN: 0071481524
»Book author: Denise D. Wilson
»Amazon Rating: 5.0

Book Description:

Critical testing information and key clinical protocols in the palm of your hand

McGraw-Hill’s Manual of Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests focuses specifically on what you need to know to understand the test, educate the patient, and provide safe, effective care before, during, and after the test. In addition, this easy-to-use clinical companion is the only text to actively incorporate evidence-based practice features throughout, both in test monographs and appendices-a major advantage that enhances your ability to apply the book’s content to your daily practice.


A cohesive 5-part organization covering the full range of laboratory tests, diagnostic tests, laboratory/diagnostic assessments of body function, education, and screening
Time-saving alphabetical organization of tests with handy thumb tabs
Full-color icons that highlight the organization of each test, and clearly identify important features throughout
Skill-sharpening references to national guidelines, including JCAHO
Full coverage of clinical interventions/implications
Essential insights into the possible meanings of abnormal values and contraindications
Key references that pertain to evidence-based practice
Timely appendix on the increasing use of evidence-based practice
Critical patient teaching information

Gracias Rochy 🙂

Laboratory Tests and Diagnostic Procedures

Laboratory Tests and Diagnostic Procedures


Product Details
»Book Publisher: Saunders (14 June, 2007)
»ISBN: 1416037047
»Book author: Cynthia C. Chernecky, Barbara J. Berger
» Amazon Rating: 4.5

Book Description:
Look no further for quick, complete answers to questions such as which laboratory tests to order or what the results might mean. Laboratory Tests And Diagnostic Procedures, 5th Edition covers more tests than any other reference of its kind, with over 900 lab tests and diagnostic procedures in all. In Part I, you’ll find a unique, alphabetical list of hundreds of diseases, conditions, and symptoms, including the tests and procedures most commonly used to confirm or rule out a suspected diagnosis. Part II presents key information on virtually every laboratory and diagnostic test available. All test entries are up-to-date, concise, complete, and consistently presented, making this resource the perfect choice for students or practitioners who need fast, accurate information on diagnostic tests.