A Short CourseeBook - 2010
Discusses the basics, including. . . types of blood specimens blood collection equipment vein selection and alternate sites types of collection tubes and the purpose of anticoagulants the order of draw test-specific handling complications and remedies storage and transportation conditions Covers blood specimen collection equipment, including safety devices and technical procedures for venipuncture and dermal puncture. Features a self-assessment exam that meets the requirements for continuing education protocols. Complies with the standards set by OSHA, the JCAHO, and the National Committee for Clinical Laboratory Standards. Includes a color tube guide.
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : F.A. Davis Co., c2010
Edition: 2nd ed
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xviii, 153 pages) : illustrations