Davis's Comprehensive Handbook of Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications

Editor/Author Van Leeuwen, Anne M.
Publication Year: 2017
Publisher: F.A.Davis Company

Single-User Purchase Price: $56.95
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: Not Available
ISBN: 978-0-80-365943-8
Category: Health & Medicine - Nursing
Image Count: 4
Book Status: Available
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Nursing-focused and easy-to-read, this handbook delivers all of the information you need to understand how tests work, interpret their results, and provide quality patient care-pre-test, intra-test, and post-test.

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Table of Contents

  • Dedication
  • About This Book
  • Preface
  • Reviewers
  • A
  • Acetylcholine Receptor Antibody
  • Adrenal Gland Scan
  • Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (and Challenge Tests)
  • Alanine Aminotransferase
  • Albumin and Albumin/Globulin Ratio
  • Aldolase
  • Aldosterone
  • Alkaline Phosphatase and Isoenzymes
  • Allergen-Specific Immunoglobulin E
  • Alveolar/Arterial Gradient and Arterial/Alveolar Oxygen Ratio
  • Alzheimer's Disease Markers
  • Amino Acid Screen, Blood
  • Amino Acid Screen, Urine
  • δ-Aminolevulinic Acid
  • Ammonia
  • Amniotic Fluid Analysis and L/S Ratio
  • Amylase
  • Analgesic, Anti-inflammatory, and Antipyretic Drugs: Acetaminophen, Acetylsalicylic Acid
  • Angiography, Abdomen
  • Angiography, Adrenal
  • Angiography, Carotid
  • Angiography, Coronary
  • Angiography, Kidneys
  • Angiography, Pulmonary
  • Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme
  • Anion Gap
  • Antibodies, Actin (Smooth Muscle) and Mitochondrial M2
  • Antibodies, Anti-Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide
  • Antibodies, Anti-Glomerular Basement Membrane
  • Antibodies, Antineutrophilic Cytoplasmic
  • Antibodies, Antinuclear, Anti-DNA, Anticentromere, Antiextractable Nuclear Antigen, Anti-Jo, and Antiscleroderma
  • Antibodies, Antisperm
  • Antibodies, Antistreptolysin O
  • Antibodies, Antithyroglobulin, and Antithyroid Peroxidase
  • Antibodies, Cardiolipin, Immunoglobulin A, Immunoglobulin G, and Immunoglobulin M
  • Antibodies, Fungal
  • Antibodies, Gliadin (Immunoglobulin G and Immunoglobulin A), Endomysial (Immunoglobulin A), Tissue Transglutaminase (Immunoglobulin A)
  • Anticonvulsant Drugs: Carbamazepine, Ethosuximide, Lamotrigine, Phenobarbital, Phenytoin, Primidone, Valproic Acid
  • Antideoxyribonuclease-B, Streptococcal
  • Antidepressant Drugs (Cyclic): Amitriptyline, Nortriptyline, Protriptyline, Doxepin, Imipramine
  • Antidiuretic Hormone
  • Antidysrhythmic Drugs: Amiodarone, Digoxin, Disopyramide, Flecainide, Lidocaine, Procainamide, Quinidine
  • Antimicrobial Drugs—Aminoglycosides: Amikacin, Gentamicin, Tobramycin; Tricyclic Glycopeptide: Vancomycin
  • Antipsychotic Drugs and Antimanic Drugs: Haloperidol, Lithium
  • Antithrombin III
  • α1-Antitrypsin and α1-Antitrypsin Phenotyping
  • Apolipoproteins: A, B, and E
  • Arthrogram
  • Arthroscopy
  • Aspartate Aminotransferase
  • Atrial Natriuretic Peptide
  • Audiometry, Hearing Loss
  • B
  • β2-Microglobulin, Blood and Urine
  • Barium Enema
  • Barium Swallow
  • Bilirubin and Bilirubin Fractions
  • Bioelectric Impedance Analysis
  • Biopsy, Bladder
  • Biopsy, Bone
  • Biopsy, Bone Marrow
  • Biopsy, Breast
  • Biopsy, Cervical
  • Biopsy, Chorionic Villus
  • Biopsy, Intestinal
  • Biopsy, Kidney
  • Biopsy, Liver
  • Biopsy, Lung
  • Biopsy, Lymph Node
  • Biopsy, Muscle
  • Biopsy, Prostate
  • Biopsy, Skin
  • Biopsy, Thyroid
  • Bioterrorism and Public Health Safety Concerns: Testing for Toxins and Infectious Agents
  • Bladder Cancer Markers, Urine
  • Bleeding Time
  • Blood Gases
  • Blood Groups and Antibodies
  • Blood Pool Imaging
  • Bone Mineral Densitometry
  • Bone Scan
  • Bronchoscopy
  • B-Type Natriuretic Peptide and Pro-B-Type Natriuretic Peptide
  • C
  • Calcitonin and Calcitonin Stimulation Tests
  • Calcium, Blood, Total and Ionized
  • Calcium, Urine
  • Calculus, Kidney Stone Panel
  • Cancer Antigens: CA 15-3, CA 19-9, CA 125, and Carcinoembryonic
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Carboxyhemoglobin
  • Catecholamines, Blood and Urine
  • CD4/CD8 Enumeration and Viral Load Testing
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis
  • Ceruloplasmin
  • Chest X-Ray
  • Chlamydia Group Antibody, IgG and IgM
  • Chloride, Blood
  • Chloride, Sweat
  • Cholangiography, Percutaneous Transhepatic
  • Cholangiography, Postoperative
  • Cholangiopancreatography, Endoscopic Retrograde
  • Cholesterol, HDL and LDL
  • Cholesterol, Total
  • Chromosome Analysis, Blood
  • Clot Retraction
  • Coagulation Factors
  • Cold Agglutinin Titer
  • Collagen Cross-Linked N-Telopeptide
  • Colonoscopy
  • Color Perception Test
  • Colposcopy
  • Complement C3 and Complement C4
  • Complement, Total
  • Complete Blood Count
  • Complete Blood Count, Hematocrit
  • Complete Blood Count, Hemoglobin
  • Complete Blood Count, Platelet Count
  • Complete Blood Count, RBC Count
  • Complete Blood Count, RBC Indices
  • Complete Blood Count, RBC Morphology and Inclusions
  • Complete Blood Count, WBC Count and Differential
  • Computed Tomography, Abdomen
  • Computed Tomography, Angiography
  • Computed Tomography, Biliary Tract and Liver
  • Computed Tomography, Brain and Head
  • Computed Tomography, Cardiac Scoring
  • Computed Tomography, Colonoscopy
  • Computed Tomography, Kidneys
  • Computed Tomography, Pancreas
  • Computed Tomography, Pelvis
  • Computed Tomography, Pituitary
  • Computed Tomography, Spine
  • Computed Tomography, Spleen
  • Computed Tomography, Thoracic
  • Coombs’ Antiglobulin, Direct
  • Coombs’ Antiglobulin, Indirect
  • Copper
  • Cortisol and Challenge Tests
  • C-Peptide
  • C-Reactive Protein
  • Creatine Kinase and Isoenzymes
  • Creatinine, Blood
  • Creatinine, Urine, and Creatinine Clearance, Urine
  • Cryoglobulin
  • Culture and Molecular Testing, Fungal
  • Culture and Smear, Mycobacteria
  • Culture, Bacterial, Anal/Genital, Ear, Eye, Skin, and Wound
  • Culture, Bacterial, Blood
  • Culture, Bacterial, Sputum
  • Culture, Bacterial, Stool
  • Culture, Bacterial, Throat or Nasopharyngeal
  • Culture, Bacterial, Urine
  • Culture, Viral
  • Cystometry
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethrography, Voiding
  • Cytology, Sputum
  • Cytology, Urine
  • Cytomegalovirus, Immunoglobulin G, and Immunoglobulin M
  • D
  • d-Dimer
  • Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate
  • Drugs of Abuse
  • Ductography
  • d-Xylose Tolerance Test
  • E
  • Echocardiography
  • Echocardiography, Transesophageal
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Electroencephalography
  • Electromyography
  • Electromyography, Pelvic Floor Sphincter
  • Electroneurography
  • Endoscopy, Sinus
  • Eosinophil Count
  • Erythrocyte Protoporphyrin, Free
  • Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate
  • Erythropoietin
  • Esophageal Manometry
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
  • Estradiol
  • Evoked Brain Potentials
  • Exercise Stress Test
  • F
  • Fecal Analysis
  • Fecal Fat
  • Ferritin
  • Fetal Fibronectin
  • α1-Fetoprotein
  • Fetoscopy
  • Fibrinogen
  • Fibrinogen Degradation Products
  • Fluorescein Angiography
  • Folate
  • Follicle-Stimulating Hormone
  • Fructosamine
  • Fundoscopy With or Without Photography
  • G
  • Gallium Scan
  • γ-Glutamyltranspeptidase
  • Gastric Analysis and Gastric Acid Stimulation Test
  • Gastric Emptying Scan
  • Gastrin and Gastrin Stimulation Test
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Scan
  • Gastrointestinal Blood Loss Scan
  • Genetic Testing
  • Glucagon
  • Glucose
  • Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase
  • Glucose Tolerance Tests
  • Glycated Hemoglobin
  • Gonioscopy
  • Gram Stain
  • Group A Streptococcal Screen
  • Growth Hormone, Stimulation and Suppression Tests
  • H
  • Ham's Test for Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Haptoglobin
  • Helicobacter Pylori Antibody
  • Hemoglobin Electrophoresis
  • Hemosiderin
  • Hepatitis A Antibody
  • Hepatitis B Antigen and Antibody
  • Hepatitis C Antibody
  • Hepatitis D Antibody
  • Hepatitis E Antibody
  • Hepatobiliary Scan
  • Hexosaminidase A and B
  • Holter Monitor
  • Homocysteine and Methylmalonic Acid
  • Homovanillic Acid
  • Human Chorionic Gonadotropin
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 and Type 2 Antibodies
  • Human Leukocyte Antigen B27
  • Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Type I and Type II Antibodies
  • 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic Acid
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis Serology
  • Hysterosalpingography
  • Hysteroscopy
  • I
  • Immunofixation Electrophoresis, Blood and Urine
  • Immunoglobulin E
  • Immunoglobulins A, D, G, and M
  • Immunosuppressants: Cyclosporine, Methotrexate, Everolimus, Sirolimus, and Tacrolimus
  • Infectious Mononucleosis Screen
  • Insulin and Insulin Response to Glucose
  • Insulin Antibodies
  • Intraocular Muscle Function
  • Intraocular Pressure
  • Intravenous Pyelography
  • Intrinsic Factor Antibodies
  • Iron
  • Iron-Binding Capacity (Total), Transferrin, and Iron Saturation
  • K
  • Ketones, Blood and Urine
  • Kidney, Ureter, and Bladder Study
  • Kleihauer-Betke Test
  • L
  • Lactate Dehydrogenase and Isoenzymes
  • Lactic Acid
  • Lactose Tolerance Test
  • Laparoscopy, Abdominal
  • Laparoscopy, Gynecologic
  • Latex Allergy
  • Lead
  • Leukocyte Alkaline Phosphatase
  • Lipase
  • Lipoprotein Electrophoresis
  • Liver and Spleen Scan
  • Lung Perfusion Scan
  • Lung Ventilation Scan
  • Lupus Anticoagulant Antibodies
  • Luteinizing Hormone
  • Lyme Antibody
  • Lymphangiography
  • M
  • Magnesium, Blood
  • Magnesium, Urine
  • Magnetic Resonance Angiography
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Abdomen
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Brain
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Breast
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Chest
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Musculoskeletal
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Pancreas
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Pelvis
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Pituitary
  • Magnetic Resonance Venography
  • Mammography
  • Meckel's Diverticulum Scan
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Metanephrines
  • Methemoglobin
  • Microalbumin
  • Mumps Serology
  • Myocardial Infarct Scan
  • Myocardial Perfusion Heart Scan
  • Myoglobin
  • N
  • Nerve Fiber Analysis
  • Newborn Screening
  • O
  • Osmolality, Blood and Urine
  • Osmotic Fragility
  • Osteocalcin
  • Otoscopy
  • Ova and Parasites, Stool
  • Oxalate, Urine
  • P
  • Pachymetry
  • Papanicolaou Smear
  • Parathyroid Hormone
  • Parathyroid Scan
  • Partial Thromboplastin Time, Activated
  • Parvovirus B19 Immunoglobulin G and Immunoglobulin M Antibodies
  • Pericardial Fluid Analysis
  • Peritoneal Fluid Analysis
  • Phosphorus, Blood
  • Phosphorus, Urine
  • Plasminogen
  • Platelet Antibodies
  • Plethysmography
  • Pleural Fluid Analysis
  • Porphyrins, Urine
  • Positron Emission Tomography, Brain
  • Positron Emission Tomography, Heart
  • Positron Emission Tomography, Pelvis
  • Potassium, Blood
  • Potassium, Urine
  • Prealbumin
  • Prion Disease Testing
  • Procalcitonin
  • Proctosigmoidoscopy
  • Progesterone
  • Prolactin
  • Prostate-Specific Antigen
  • Protein, Blood, Total and Fractions
  • Protein C
  • Protein S
  • Protein, Urine: Total Quantitative and Fractions
  • Prothrombin Time and International Normalized Ratio
  • Pseudocholinesterase and Dibucaine Number
  • Pulmonary Function Studies
  • Pulse Oximetry
  • Pyruvate Kinase
  • R
  • Radioactive Iodine Uptake
  • Radiofrequency Ablation, Liver
  • Radiography, Bone
  • Red Blood Cell Cholinesterase
  • Refraction
  • Renin
  • Renogram
  • Reticulocyte Count
  • Retrograde Ureteropyelography
  • Rheumatoid Factor
  • Rubella Antibodies, IgG and IgM
  • Rubeola Antibodies
  • S
  • Schirmer Tear Test
  • Semen Analysis
  • Sialography
  • Sickle Cell Screen
  • Slit-Lamp Biomicroscopy
  • Sodium, Blood
  • Sodium, Urine
  • Spondee Speech Recognition Threshold
  • Stereotactic Biopsy, Breast
  • Synovial Fluid Analysis
  • Syphilis Serology
  • T
  • Testosterone, Total and Free
  • Thyroglobulin
  • Thyroid-Binding Inhibitory Immunoglobulins
  • Thyroid Scan
  • Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone
  • Thyroid-Stimulating Immunoglobulins
  • Thyroxine-Binding Globulin
  • Thyroxine, Free
  • Thyroxine, Total
  • Toxoplasma Antibody
  • Transferrin
  • Triglycerides
  • Triiodothyronine, Free
  • Triiodothyronine, Total
  • Troponins I and T
  • Tuberculosis: Skin and Blood Tests
  • Tuning Fork Tests
  • U
  • Ultrasound, Abdomen
  • Ultrasound, Arterial Doppler, Carotid Studies
  • Ultrasound, Arterial Doppler, Lower and Upper Extremity Studies
  • Ultrasound, A-scan
  • Ultrasound, Biophysical Profile, Obstetric
  • Ultrasound, Bladder
  • Ultrasound, Breast
  • Ultrasound, Kidney
  • Ultrasound, Liver and Biliary System
  • Ultrasound, Pancreas
  • Ultrasound, Pelvis (Gynecologic, Nonobstetric)
  • Ultrasound, Prostate (Transrectal)
  • Ultrasound, Scrotal
  • Ultrasound, Spleen
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid and Parathyroid
  • Ultrasound, Venous Doppler, Extremity Studies
  • Upper Gastrointestinal and Small Bowel Series
  • Urea Breath Test
  • Urea Nitrogen, Blood
  • Urea Nitrogen, Urine
  • Urethrography, Retrograde
  • Uric Acid, Blood
  • Uric Acid, Urine
  • Urinalysis
  • Uterine Fibroid Embolization
  • V
  • Vanillylmandelic Acid, Urine
  • Varicella Antibodies
  • Venography, Lower Extremity Studies
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Visual Fields Test
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin D
  • Vitamin E
  • Vitamin K
  • Vitamins A, B1, B6, and C
  • W
  • West Nile Virus Testing
  • White Blood Cell Scan
  • Z
  • Zinc
  • System Tables
  • Patient Preparation and Specimen Collection
  • Laboratory Critical Findings
  • Diagnostic Critical Findings
  • Potential Nursing Diagnoses Associated with Laboratory Diagnostic Testing
  • Guidelines for Age-Specific Communication
  • Transfusion Reactions: Laboratory Findings and Potential Nursing Interventions
  • Introduction to CLIA
  • Effects of Natural Products on Laboratory Values
  • Bibliography