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

Editor/Author Van Leeuwen, Anne M. and Bladh, Mickey Lynn
Publication Year: 2019
Publisher: F.A.Davis Company

Single-User Purchase Price: $61.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: Not Available
ISBN: 978-0-80-367495-0
Category: Health & Medicine - Nursing
Image Count: 15
Book Status: Available
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Nursing-focused and easy-to-read, this manual 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
    • Why This Book Will Help You Be a Better Nurse: The Intersection of Nursing Care and Lab/Dx Testing
    • 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
    • Alpha1-Antitrypsin and Alpha1-Antitrypsin Phenotyping
    • Alveolar/Arterial Gradient and Arterial/ Alveolar Oxygen Ratio
    • Alzheimer Disease Markers
    • Amino Acid Screen, Blood and Urine
    • Ammonia
    • Amniotic Fluid Analysis and L/S Ratio
    • Amylase
    • Angiography, Various Sites: (Abdomen, Adrenal, Carotid, Kidneys, Lungs)
    • Angiotensin Converting Enzyme
    • Antiactin Antibody (Smooth Muscle) and Antimitochondrial M2 Antibody
    • Anticardiolipin Antibody, Immunoglobulin A, Immunoglobulin G, and Immunoglobulin M
    • Anticyclic Citrullinated Peptide Antibody
    • Antidiuretic Hormone
    • Antifungal Antibody
    • Antigliadin Antibody (Immunoglobulin G and Immunoglobulin A), Antiendomysial Antibody (Immunoglobulin A), and Antitissue Transglutaminase Antibody (Immunoglobulin A)
    • Antiglomerular Basement Membrane Antibody
    • Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody (P-ANCA, C-ANCA)
    • Antinuclear Antibody, Anti-DNA Antibody, Anticentromere Antibody, Antiextractable Nuclear Antigen Antibody, Anti-Jo Antibody, and Antiscleroderma Antibody
    • Antisperm Antibody
    • Antistreptococcal Deoxyribonuclease-B Antibody
    • Antistreptolysin O Antibody
    • Antithrombin III
    • Antithyroglobulin Antibody and Antithyroid Peroxidase Antibody
    • Apolipoproteins: A, B, and E
    • Arthrogram
    • Arthroscopy
    • Aspartate Aminotransferase
    • Audiometry, Hearing Loss
    • B
    • b2-Microglobulin, Blood and Urine
    • Barium Enema
    • Barium Swallow
    • Bilirubin and Bilirubin Fractions
    • Bioelectric Impedance Analysis
    • Biopsy, Bone Marrow
    • Biopsy, Breast
    • Biopsy, Cervical
    • Biopsy, Chorionic Villus
    • Biopsy, Various Sites: (Bladder, Bone, Intestinal, Kidney, Liver, Lung, Lymph Node, Muscle, Prostate, Skin, Thyroid)
    • Bioterrorism and Public Health Safety Concerns: Testing for Toxins and Infectious Agents
    • Bladder Cancer Markers, Urine
    • Bleeding Time
    • Blood Gases
    • Blood Pool Imaging: First Pass and MUGA Scan
    • Blood Typing, Antibody Screen, and Crossmatch
    • Bone Mineral Densitometry
    • Bone Scan
    • Bone Turnover Markers
    • Bone X-ray
    • Bronchoscopy
    • B-Type Natriuretic Peptide and Pro-B-Type Natriuretic Peptide
    • C
    • Calcitonin
    • Calcium, Blood, Total and Ionized
    • Calcium, Urine
    • Cancer Markers
    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Carbon Dioxide
    • Carbon Monoxide
    • Cardiac Catheterization
    • Catecholamines, Blood and Urine
    • CD4/CD8 Enumeration and Viral Load Testing
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis
    • Ceruloplasmin
    • Chest X-Ray
    • Chlamydia Testing
    • Chloride, Blood
    • Chloride, Sweat
    • Cholangiography, Percutaneous Transhepatic
    • Cholangiography, Postoperative
    • Cholangiopancreatography, Endoscopic Retrograde
    • Cholesterol, Total and Fractions
    • Chromosome Analysis, Blood
    • Clot Retraction
    • Coagulation Factors
    • Cold Agglutinin Titer
    • Colonoscopy
    • Color Perception Test
    • Colposcopy
    • Complement, Total, C3, and C4
    • Complete Blood Count
    • Computed Tomography, Various Sites: (Abdomen, Angiography, Biliary Tract and Liver, Brain and Head, Cardiac Scoring, Chest, Colon, Kidneys, Pancreas, Pelvis, Pituitary, Spine, Spleen)
    • 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, Bacterial Various Sites: (Anal/Genital, Ear, Eye, Skin, Wound, Blood, Sputum, Stool, Throat/Nasopharyngeal, Urine)
    • Culture, Fungal
    • Culture, Mycobacteria
    • Culture, Viral
    • Cystometry
    • Cystoscopy
    • Cystourethrography, Voiding
    • Cytology, Sputum
    • Cytology, Urine
    • Cytomegalovirus Testing
    • D
    • D-Dimer
    • Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate
    • Delta-Aminolevulinic Acid
    • Drug Monitoring, Therapeutic
    • Drug Screen
    • 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
    • F
    • Fecal Analysis
    • Fecal Fat
    • Ferritin
    • Fetal Fibronectin
    • Fetoscopy
    • Fibrinogen
    • Fibrinogen Degradation Products
    • Fluorescein Angiography
    • Folic Acid
    • 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
    • Gonioscopy
    • Gram Stain
    • Group A Streptococcal Screen
    • Growth Hormone, Stimulation and Suppression Tests
    • H
    • Ham Test for Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
    • Haptoglobin
    • Helicobacter Pylori Testing
    • Hemoglobin A1c
    • Hemoglobin Electrophoresis and Abnormal Hemoglobins
    • Hemoglobin and Hematocrit
    • Hemosiderin
    • Hepatitis Testing
    • Hepatobiliary Scan
    • Hexosaminidase A and B
    • Holter Monitor
    • Homocysteine and Methylmalonic Acid
    • Homovanillic Acid and Vanillylmandelic Acid
    • Human Chorionic Gonadotropin
    • Human Immunodeficiency Virus Testing
    • Human Leukocyte Antigen B27
    • Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Testing
    • 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic Acid
    • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis Serology
    • Hysterosalpingography
    • Hysteroscopy
    • I
    • Immunofixation Electrophoresis, Blood and Urine
    • Immunoglobulins A, D, E, G, and M
    • Insulin and Insulin Response to Glucose
    • Insulin Antibodies
    • Intraocular Muscle Function
    • Intraocular Pressure
    • Intravenous Pyelography
    • Intrinsic Factor Antibodies
    • Iron Studies: Iron (Total), Iron-Binding Capacity (Total), Transferrin, and Iron Saturation
    • K
    • Ketones, Blood and Urine
    • Kidney Stone Evaluation
    • Kidney, Ureter, and Bladder Study
    • Kleihauer-Betke Test
    • L
    • Lactate Dehydrogenase and Isoenzymes
    • Lactic Acid
    • Lactose Tolerance Test
    • Laparoscopy, Abdominal
    • Laparoscopy, Gynecologic
    • Lead
    • Leukocyte Alkaline Phosphatase
    • Lipase
    • Liver and Spleen Scan
    • Lung Scans: (Perfusion and Ventilation studies)
    • Lupus Anticoagulant Antibodies
    • Luteinizing Hormone
    • Lyme Disease Testing
    • Lymphangiography
    • M
    • Magnesium, Blood
    • Magnesium, Urine
    • Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Various Sites: (Abdomen, Blood Vessels, Brain, Breast, Chest, Musculoskeletal, Pancreas, Pelvis, Pituitary)
    • Mammography
    • Maternal Markers
    • Meckel Diverticulum Scan
    • Mediastinoscopy
    • Metanephrines
    • Microalbumin
    • Mononucleosis Testing
    • Mumps Testing
    • Myocardial Infarct Scan
    • Myocardial Perfusion Heart Scan
    • Myoglobin
    • N
    • Nerve Fiber Analysis
    • Newborn Screening
    • O
    • Osmolality, Blood and Urine
    • Osmotic Fragility
    • Osteocalcin
    • Otoscopy
    • Oxalate, Urine
    • P
    • Pachymetry
    • Papanicolaou Smear
    • Parathyroid Hormone
    • Parathyroid Scan
    • Partial Thromboplastin Time, Activated
    • Parvovirus B19 Testing
    • Pericardial Fluid Analysis
    • Peritoneal Fluid Analysis
    • Phosphorus, Blood
    • Phosphorus, Urine
    • Plasminogen
    • Platelet Antibodies
    • Platelet Count
    • Plethysmography
    • Pleural Fluid Analysis
    • Porphyrins, Urine
    • Positron Emission Tomography, Various Sites: (Brain, Heart, Pelvis)
    • Potassium, Blood
    • Potassium, Urine
    • Prealbumin
    • Prion Disease Testing
    • Procalcitonin
    • Progesterone
    • Prolactin
    • Prostate-Specific Antigen
    • Protein, Blood, Total and Fractions
    • Protein C
    • Protein S
    • Protein, Urine, Total 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
    • RBC Count, Indices, Morphology, and Inclusions
    • Red Blood Cell Cholinesterase
    • Refraction
    • Renin
    • Renogram
    • Reticulocyte Count
    • Retrograde Ureteropyelography
    • Rheumatoid Factor
    • Rubella Testing
    • Rubeola Testing
    • S
    • Schirmer Tear Test
    • Semen Analysis
    • Sialography
    • Sigmoidoscopy
    • Slit-Lamp Biomicroscopy
    • Sodium, Blood
    • Sodium, Urine
    • Spondee Speech Recognition Threshold
    • Stereotactic Biopsy, Breast
    • Stress Testing: Exercise and Pharmacological
    • Synovial Fluid Analysis
    • Syphilis Testing
    • T
    • Testosterone, Total and Free
    • Thyroglobulin
    • Thyroid-Binding Inhibitory Immunoglobulins
    • Thyroid Scan
    • Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone
    • Thyroid-Stimulating Immunoglobulins
    • Thyroxine-Binding Globulin
    • Thyroxine, Total and Free
    • Toxoplasma Testing
    • Triglycerides
    • Triiodothyronine, Total and Free
    • Troponins I and T
    • Tuberculosis: Skin and Blood Tests
    • Tuning Fork Tests
    • U
    • Ultrasound, Arterial Doppler, Carotid Studies
    • Ultrasound, Arterial Doppler, Lower and Upper Extremity Studies
    • Ultrasound, A-scan
    • Ultrasound, Biophysical Profile, Obstetric
    • Ultrasound Studies, Various Sites (Abdomen, Bladder, Breast, Pelvis, Prostate, Scrotum, Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands)
    • Ultrasound, Venous Doppler, Extremity Studies
    • Upper Gastrointestinal and Small Bowel Series
    • Urea Nitrogen, Blood
    • Urea Nitrogen, Urine
    • Urethrography, Retrograde
    • Uric Acid, Blood
    • Uric Acid, Urine
    • Urinalysis
    • Uterine Fibroid Embolization
    • V
    • Vanillylmandelic Acid, Urine
    • Varicella Testing
    • Venography, Lower Extremity Studies
    • Vertebroplasty
    • Visual Fields Test
    • Vitamin Studies
    • W
    • WBC Count, Blood Smear and Differential
    • West Nile Virus Testing
    • White Blood Cell Scan
    • Z
    • Zinc
    • Laboratory/Diagnostic Procedural Checklist for Students
    • Appendix A: Patient Preparation and Specimen Collection
    • Communication and Patient Safety
    • Blood Specimens
    • Special Considerations Regarding Multiple Venipunctures in the Pediatric and Older Adult Populations
    • Complications Associated with Invasive Punctures of the Skin
    • Urine Specimens
    • Diagnostic Imaging Tests
    • Appendix B: Laboratory Critical Findings
    • Appendix C: Diagnostic Critical Findings
    • Bibliography