Davis's Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests (3rd Ed) Palms Os Publisher's description
DavisвЂ™s Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests is a nursing-focused reference that puts hundreds of useful laboratory and diagnostic test monographs at your fingertips.
DavisвЂ™s Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests is a nursing-focused reference that puts hundreds of useful laboratory and diagnostic test monographs at your fingertips. Each entry delivers information on how the test works, how to accurately interpret results, and how to provide the best care to your patients before, during, and after a test.
This mobile reference includes the trusted information you expect in an easy-to-consult format that answers questions such as:
-How do I prepare the patient for the test and collect the appropriate specimen?
-What are the possible diagnoses for an abnormal test result?
-What are post-test patient care implications?
-Are there any factors that may interfere with test results?
-New and Expanded pathophysiology information, so you know why a lab test result is increased or decreased.
-New heads highlight вЂњSensitivity to Social and Cultural IssuesвЂќ and вЂњNutritional ConsiderationsвЂќ for each test, where appropriate.
-New table on National Patient Safety Goals, correlating The Joint CommissionвЂ™s patient safety standards to laboratory and diagnostic test content specific to nurses.
-Expanded coverage of patient education and safety.
-More information for nursing subspecialties, including maternity, neurology, and sensory.
-Revised and expanded coverage of interfering substances, especially those related to medication and nutraceuticals.
-Expanded cross referencing of related lab and diagnostic tests in every monograph.
-Revised and expanded вЂњBody SystemвЂќ tables appendix now includes ocular diagnostic tests and nutrition-related lab tests.
-Monographs each designed specifically to focus on what you need to do before, during, and after each laboratory and diagnostic test.
-Unique coverage of laboratory and diagnostic tests for subspecialties, such as maternity, therapeutic drug monitoring, nutrition and sensory.
-Reference Ranges expressed in both conventional and SI units (with the SI unit conversion factor) include age- and gender-specific variations when indicated and normal variations due to cultural considerations.
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall