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