A Manual of Laboratory & Diagnostic Tests
This reference on laboratory and diagnostic tests provides explanation of the text, normal values, procedure, clinical implications, patient preparation and after-care, and clinical alerts. This edition has increased emphasis on patient care, with coverage of caregiver responsibilities, patient communciation, informed care, cultural considerations and varied treatment settings.
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