BOR Study Guide

Author: Patricia A. Tanabe
Publisher:
ISBN: 0891895876
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical laboratory technology


MLT Exam Secrets Study Guide

Author: Mometrix Media LLC
Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc
ISBN: 1610720199
Release Date: 2014-03-31
Genre: Medical

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** MLT Exam Secrets helps you ace the Medical Laboratory Technician Examination, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive MLT Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. MLT Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to MLT Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; Comprehensive sections including: Blood Bank, Autologous Donation, Delayed Hemolytic Transfusion Reactions, Kleihauer-Betke Acid Elution Test, Human Leukocyte Antigens, Indirect Antiglobulin Test (IAT), Yersinia Enterocolitica., Transfusions, Donath-Landsteiner Test, Duffy blood Group System, ABO blood System, Urinalysis and Body Fluids, Creatinine Clearance, Methods of Urine Collection, Cerebrospinal Fluid, Addis count Procedure, Phenylketonuria (PKU), Alpha-Fetoprotein (AFP), Crigler-Najjar Syndrome, Jendrassik-Grof, Evelyn-Malloy, Western blot Test, ELISA Technique, Gas Chromatography, The Biuret Procedure, Enzyme Reaction, Toxic Overdose, Cushing Syndrome, Lactose Tolerance Test, Hematology, Types of Franulocytes, Granulocyte, Bone Marrow, Atypical Lymphocytes, and much more...

NCA Review for the Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Author: Susan Beck
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781731909
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Medical

This easy to use resource prepares clinical laboratory scientists and clinical laboratory technicians for the certification and re-certifica tion examinations. An update of questions and answers reflects the mos t recent changes to the NCA exams. Organized by curriculum area, the b ook is sub-divided into review questions for CLT and questions for CLS, with answers accompanied by rationales directly follow the questions . The back of the book features two review tests for practice, for CLT and for CLS. An accompanying CD-ROM contains 500 practice questions.

Quick Review Cards for the Clinical Laboratory Science Examinations

Author: V. D. Poolansky
Publisher: F A Davis Company
ISBN: 0803604599
Release Date: 1999-12-01
Genre: Medical

"This is a substantial accomplishment for the author/editor. I will encourage the MT CLS Class of 2002 to consider purchasing this comprehensive review. Bravo!" -- John A. Mihok, MS Ed, MT, SM(ASCP), CLS, Medical Technology Director, Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, New Jersey

Immunohematology for Medical Laboratory Technicians

Author: Sheryl Whitlock
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781435440333
Release Date: 2009-08-11
Genre: Medical

IMMUNOHEMATOLOGY FOR MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIANS is a text appropriate for all levels of laboratory science programs. Each chapter is structured to provide detailed technical information interspersed with critical thinking activities, web activities, case studies, sample procedures, and review questions. Students will have the opportunity to complement readings with activities that match his/her learning style. Basic concepts are covered in the early chapters and application in later chapters. Concepts of Immunohematology are comprehensively prepared, along with some review of appropriate support topics, such as immunology, components of blood, and anticoagulants. Clinical applications and problem solving are incorporated in the text as appropriate. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Case Studies in Clinical Laboratory Science

Author: Linda Graves
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: UOM:49015002981158
Release Date: 2001-10-01
Genre: Medical

This unique collection of 55 multidisciplinary case studies is designed to help laboratory technologists and technicians "experience" how departments work together to help the physician make a diagnosis and determine the best course of treatment for the patient. In working through the comprehensive, real-world scenarios, readers deal firsthand with interpreting data from two, three or four disciplines (Blood Bank, Chemistry, Hematology, Immunology, Microbiology, Urinalysis), integrating the facts (laboratory data) from different departments and thinking critically about what they mean. Includes 55 cases--11 Blood Bank cases; 12 Chemistry cases; 10 Hematology/Coagulation cases; 5 Immunology/Serology cases; 10 Microbiology cases; 7 Urinalysis cases. Technicians and technologists who have been out of the field for awhile and are in the process of reentry into the profession and technicians and technologists who are looking for a general review of clinical laboratory science.

A Concise Review of Clinical Laboratory Science

Author: Joel Hubbard
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451159707
Release Date: 2011-12-21
Genre: Medical

The Second Edition offers a concise review of all areas of clinical lab science, including the standard areas, such as hematology, chemistry, hemostasis, immunohematology, clinical microbiology, parasitology, urinalysis and more, as well as lab management, lab government regulations, and quality assurance. A companion website offers 35 case studies, an image bank of color images, and a quiz bank with 500 questions in certification format.

Principles of Clinical Laboratory Management

Author: Jane Hudson
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 0130495387
Release Date: 2003-10-01
Genre: Medical

This concise summary of the most common clinical laboratory management topics emphasizes the need for the entry-level laboratory practictioner to be aware of the financial, personnel, operational, and marketing issues affecting the laboratory in order to successfully perform and compete in the rapidly changing health care environment.Using examples, case studies, and commentaries, this book covers all topics relevant to laboratory management, including professionalism, ethics, employment interviews and selection, diversity, stress management, team building, communication and interpersonal relationships, public relations, scheduling, quality control, information systems, and legal considerations.Medical technologists and clinical laboratory scientists with less than 3 years' experience would benefit from this discussion of basic management topics.

Molecular Diagnostics

Author: Lela Buckingham
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803629752
Release Date: 2011-12-13
Genre: Medical

This exceptional resource introduces the fundamentals of nucleic acid biochemistry as well as the advanced concepts integral to professional practice in today's laboratories. With a focus on the application of molecular concepts to diagnose diseases, the 2nd Edition reflects the many advances in this rapidly developing field. Inside, you’ll find in-depth explanations of the principles of molecular-based assays as well as reference material and trouble-shooting tips for the laboratory. Discussions of general diagnostic procedures reflect the continuing emergence of new diagnostic technologies to prepare you to meet the challenges of the future.

Clinical Laboratory Microbiology

Author: Karen M. Kiser
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 0130921955
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Medical

'Clinical Microbiology' presents highly detailed technical information and real-life case studies that will help learners envision themselves as members of the health care team, providing the laboratory services specific to microbiology that assist in patient care.

Medical Technologist Exam Secrets Study Guide

Author: MT Exam Secrets Test Prep Team
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
ISBN: 1610720113
Release Date: 2014-03-31
Genre: Medical

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** MTEL Adult Basic Education (55) Exam Secrets helps you ace the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive MTEL Adult Basic Education (55) Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. MTEL Adult Basic Education (55) Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to MTEL Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; Introduction to the MTEL Series including: MTEL Assessment Explanation, Two Kinds of MTEL Assessments; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; Along with a complete, in-depth study guide for your specific MTEL exam, and much more...

Appleton Lange Outline Review Clinical Chemistry

Author: Robert H. Christenson
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0070318476
Release Date: 2001-04-13
Genre: Medical

This is the first book in a series that serves the dual purpose of preparing students of CLS programs for certification exams and giving cross training skills to established clinical lab scientists who now find themselves called on to work in other areas of the lab. This book uses a building block approach to convey the material in a logical fashion. Starting with an overview of medicine and the medical laboratory's relationship, the text proceeds to the diagnostic value of those analytes normally associated with clinical chemistry, on to technologies of analysis, quality assurance, and statistical analysis of laboratory data. A&L Outline Review of Clinical Chemistry makes it easy to optimize your study sessions and use your time efficiently, and helps you quickly locate key concepts. This PREP guide provides pretests to help you identify areas for extra attention, and gives you what you need to know in an easy-to-remember format, packed with study-enhancing devices such as illustrations and learning objectives.