Phlebotomy Handbook

Phlebotomy Handbook Author Diana Garza
ISBN-10 0133144569
Year 2014-07-09
Pages 648
Language en
Publisher Prentice Hall
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For all phlebotomy courses in programs for Medical/Clinical Laboratory Scientists, Medical Laboratory Technicians, Phlebotomists, Medical Assistants, Nurse Assistants, and Physician Assistants; and other health profession educational programs. The complete phlebotomy guide that's ideal for both the classroom and in-practice pre-analytic reference -- now updated with new safety procedures, equipment, standards, CLSI standards, and NAACLS competencies. Phlebotomy Handbook, Ninth Edition links health care students and providers to the latest information, procedures, skills, standards, and equipment for safe, effective blood collection. Its contents have been selected and organized to improve diagnostic and therapeutic laboratory testing through better pre-exam blood collection knowledge, and by teaching skills that lead to better patient outcomes. Starting simple, it builds to increasingly complex competencies, covering all the crucial communication, clinical, technical, and safety skills that health care practitioners need. This edition fully reflects the latest guidelines from the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) and the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS), with references to international standards as appropriate. It also reflects an even stronger focus on patient and healthcare provider safety. Also available: access to Pearson's state-of-the-art MyHealthProfessionsLab, and a complete eText version of the book. Teaching and Learning Experience This book will help health professionals and students quickly master today's best standards are practices in blood and specimen collection: Updated standards, procedure, techniques, and safety precautions throughout: Thoroughly reflects the latest CLSI and NAACLS standards, and the latest research, techniques, and innovations in phlebotomy and specimen collection. Deep focus on safety for both the patient and the healthcare provider: Contains multiple features designed to promote safer blood and specimen collection Comprehensive pedagogical features, including many full-color photos and features: Promotes more rapid and intuitive learning for students with a wide spectrum of backgrounds and knowledge

Phlebotomy Handbook

Phlebotomy Handbook Author Diana Garza
ISBN-10 0135134242
Year 2010
Pages 667
Language en
Publisher Prentice Hall
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Thoroughly revised and updated, the seventh edition of Phlebotomy Handbook: Blood Collection Essentials remains the most timely and comprehensive resource for blood and specimen collection. The new, format highlights the latest safety guidelines, new federal regulations, and updates on equipment and supplies. Readers will notice the full-color photographs and illustrations of actual procedures, which facilitate understanding."--Jacket.

Phlebotomy Essentials

Phlebotomy Essentials Author Ruth E. McCall
ISBN-10 9781608311194
Year 2011-02-14
Pages 275
Language en
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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"Designed to be used in combination with the fifth edition of the 'Phlebotomy essentials' textbook as a valuable learning resource that will help the student master the principles of phlebotomy by reinforcing key concepts and procedures covered in the textbook."--Pref.

Handbook of Phlebotomy and Patient Service Techniques

Handbook of Phlebotomy and Patient Service Techniques Author Garland E. Pendergraph
ISBN-10 0683305565
Year 1998
Pages 245
Language en
Publisher Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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This concise book is designed to train students in phlebotomy. The updated text incorporates information which helps the phlebotomist become a patient service technician, moving them away from the laboratory setting and into bedside health care. By providing information on "multi-skill" training, the text helps prepare students for future responsibilities.

Phlebotomy

Phlebotomy Author Robin S. Warekois
ISBN-10 9780323279406
Year 2015-02-26
Pages 384
Language en
Publisher Elsevier Health Sciences
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With a storyboard format and full-color illustrations, Phlebotomy: Worktext and Procedures Manual describes all aspects of phlebotomy, with complete coverage of equipment, safety procedures, arterial blood gases, point-of-care testing, and practical phlebotomy skills. Procedures are outlined in a detailed storyboard format, pairing steps with full-color photos to help you understand the equipment and techniques such as venipuncture, dermal puncture, arterial blood collection, and special procedures. Written by Robin Warekois and Richard Robinson, this book also includes workbook sections for review, study questions, competency checklists, and a mock certification exam providing effective preparation for the phlebotomy certification exam. A storyboard format outlines common procedures, with steps accompanied by full-color photos. The Human Anatomy and Physiology section offers in-depth information on body systems. A perforated bookmark on the back cover serves as a "tube guide" or quick reminder of which stopper tops to use for various diagnostic tests. Learning objectives begin each chapter and indicate what you should achieve. Key Terms are listed at the beginning of each chapter and are bolded in the text. Lists of abbreviations at the beginning of each chapter provide a quick reference and explanation for unfamiliar abbreviations. Clinical Tips provide important hints and information. Special icons identify OSHA standards that must be followed when performing procedures. Flashbacks and Flashforwards refer to other information that can help you work safely and efficiently. Competency Checklists contain the most critical and important steps in procedures. Review questions in each chapter help you learn and remember material. A mock certification exam helps in reviewing for the phlebotomy certification exam with 200 multiple-choice questions. A glossary provides definitions of important terms identified in the Key Terms lists at the beginning of each chapter. What would you do? clinical scenarios let you apply your knowledge to real-life challenges in the workplace. Updated venipuncture procedure keeps you current with CLSI standards. Higher-level questions are added to the mock certification exam, asking you to think critically about the information in each chapter. An additional mock certification exam for extra practice is added to the Evolve companion website -- which also includes videos of procedures, interactive exercises, and an audio glossary.

Complete Phlebotomy Exam Review

Complete Phlebotomy Exam Review Author Pamela Primrose
ISBN-10 9781455701575
Year 2010-03-05
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher Elsevier Health Sciences
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Complete Phlebotomy Exam Review contains1,000 questions and a wealth of content review to prepare you for the phlebotomy certification exams; a mock certification exam at the end of the book tests your knowledge of necessary information. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Practice questions with rationales explain the correct answer and break the subject matter into manageable areas Mock certification exam gives you a chance to see how well you know the material

A Critical Handbook of Children s Literature

A Critical Handbook of Children s Literature Author Rebecca J. Lukens
ISBN-10 9780788153204
Year 1998-03
Pages 309
Language en
Publisher DIANE Publishing
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A Critical Handbook of Children's Literature, Ninth Edition, gives future teachers, practicing teachers, librarians, and parents many examples of quality children's literature to guide them in choosing the best books for the classroom, library, or home. The Handbook analyzes children's books that showcase positive examples of the literary elements, formats, and genres that are the focus in the field of children's literature. The books are noteworthy children's books, from classics to favorites to just-published titles, all selected as thought-provoking, important, or motivating choices. The authors suggest that readers examine the Handbook and then apply the literary concepts to additional reading from today's ever-expanding selection of children's books.

Phlebotomy Handbook

Phlebotomy Handbook Author Diana Garza
ISBN-10 0131133349
Year 2005
Pages 558
Language en
Publisher Prentice Hall
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This is the most timely and comprehensive source of blood and specimen collection information available on the worldwide market.Provides today's health care professionals with the latest safety guidelines; condensed information about new federal regulations; updates on equipment and supplies; new NCCLS standards and hazard prevention techniques; and extensive coverage on transcultural communication skills for all ages.Medical Technologists, Medical Technicians, Medical Assistants, Specimen collection supervisors, Laboratory Managers/Directors, Nurses. Also, a valuable resource for hospital laboratories, out patient clinics, physicians' office practices, and emergency rooms.

Phlebotomy Simplified

Phlebotomy Simplified Author Diana Garza
ISBN-10 0132784327
Year 2012-03-29
Pages 346
Language en
Publisher Prentice Hall
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For introductory phlebotomy courses in programs for medical laboratory technicians, phlebotomists, medical assisting, nurse assistants, physician assistants, and other health professions that incorporate phlebotomy duties. Designed for beginning health care students and practitioners, Phlebotomy Simplified, Second Edition is an easy, step-by-step, practice-oriented approach to blood collection procedures for use in diverse settings, including hospitals, ambulatory clinics, home health care, and pediatric clinics. It brings together all the entry-level competencies healthcare workers need, including communication, clinical, technical, and safety skills. Building on the format of the popular First Edition, this edition is updated to reflect the latest Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) and National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) guidelines. It adds new sections on patient safety and avoiding preventable errors, as well as expanded coverage of topics ranging from selecting veins to finding a job in the field. It also contains many new images, including new anatomical figures, and photos of the latest equipment and supplies.

Phlebotomy Notes

Phlebotomy Notes Author Susan King Strasinger
ISBN-10 9780803638891
Year 2012-08-14
Pages 208
Language en
Publisher F.A. Davis
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This reference provides quick access to important phlebotomy information. Clinically focused, it’s the perfect guide to collecting, transporting, and processing quality blood specimens for laboratory testing.

Bond Markets Analysis and Strategies

Bond Markets  Analysis  and Strategies Author Frank J. Fabozzi
ISBN-10 9780133797138
Year 2015-01-08
Pages 744
Language en
Publisher Pearson
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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For students enrolled in Fixed Income Securities Courses or Bond Markets Courses. A Practical Approach to Analyzing Bond Markets Fabozzi's Bond Markets, Analysis and Strategies offers students practical advice for analyzing bonds and proven portfolio strategies for achieving client objectives. Using an applied approach, Bond Markets helps students quickly grasp and apply key concepts without getting bogged down in theory. The Ninth Edition of Bond Markets introduces students to the state-of-the-art analytical tools and management strategies currently used by financial industry leaders, and uses real-world examples to engage students and help them achieve a deeper understanding of the complex information presented.

Basic Clinical Laboratory Techniques

Basic Clinical Laboratory Techniques Author Barbara Estridge
ISBN-10 9781111138363
Year 2011-11-17
Pages 816
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning
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BASIC CLINICAL LABORATORY TECHNIQUES, Sixth Edition teaches prospective laboratory workers and allied health care professionals the basics of clinical laboratory procedures and the theories behind them. Performance-based to maximize hands-on learning, this work-text includes step-by-step instruction and worksheets to help users understand laboratory tests and procedures ranging from specimen collection and analysis, to instrumentation and CLIA and OSHA safety protocols. Students and working professionals alike will find BASIC CLINICAL LABORATORY TECHNIQUES an easy-to-understand, reliable resource for developing and refreshing key laboratory skills. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures

The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures Author Lisa Dougherty
ISBN-10 9781118745915
Year 2015-03-05
Pages 1032
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Nationally recognised as the definitive guide to clinical nursing skills, The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures has provided essential nursing knowledge and up-to-date information on nursing skills and procedures for over 30 years. Now in its 9th edition, this full-colour manual provides the underlying theory and evidence for procedures enabling nurses to gain the confidence they need to become fully informed, skilled practitioners. Written with the qualified nurse in mind, this manual provides up–to–date, detailed, evidence–based guidelines for over 200 procedures related to every aspect of a person′s care including key information on equipment, the procedure and post-procedure guidance, along with full colour illustrations and photos. Following extensive market research, this ninth edition: contains the procedures and changes in practice that reflect modern acute nursing care includes thoroughly reviewed and updated evidence underpinning all procedures is organised and structured to represent the needs of a patient along their care pathway integrates risk-management into relevant chapters to ensure it is central to care contains revised procedures following ‘hands-on’ testing by staff and students at Kingston University is also available as an online edition

Systems Analysis and Design

Systems Analysis and Design Author Kenneth E. Kendall
ISBN-10 9780133401868
Year 2013-05-16
Pages 600
Language en
Publisher Pearson Higher Ed
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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Directed primarily toward students taking an course in undergraduate systems analysis and design, this text also provides practical content to current and aspiring industry professionals . Kendall and Kendall’s Systems Analysis and Design, 9e, is a human-centered book that concisely presents the latest systems development methods, tools, and techniques in an engaging and easy-to-understand manner.

Pharmacotherapy Handbook 9 E

Pharmacotherapy Handbook  9 E Author Barbara G. Wells
ISBN-10 9780071821292
Year 2014-08-22
Pages 1072
Language en
Publisher McGraw Hill Professional
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The essential pharmacotherapy data you need for clinical practice and board preparation – in one carry-anywhere guide Pharmacotherapy Handbook provides the critical information you need to make drug therapy decisions for more than 140 diseases and disorders commonly encountered in a clinical setting. Featuring a convenient alphabetized presentation, this handy guide utilizes text, tables, figures, and treatment algorithms to make important drug data readily accessible and easily understood. Features: Consistent chapter organization includes: Disease state definition Concise review of relevant pathophysiology Clinical presentation Diagnosis Goals of treatment Treatment Monitoring Six appendices, including "Allergic and Pseudoallergic Drug Reactions" and "Geriatrics" The ideal companion to Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach, Ninth Edition by Joseph DiPiro, et al