Medical Laboratory Science Review

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Edition 05
Author Harr, Robert R.
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Table of Contents
/>Design of Questions<
/>Prepare for Your Certification Examination<
/>Test-Taking Skills<
/> CHAPTER 1 Hematology 1<
/>1.1 Basic Hematology Concepts and Laboratory Procedures<
/>1.2 Normocytic and Normochromic Anemias<
/>1.3 Hypochromic and Microcytic Anemias<
/>1.4 Macrocytic and Normochromic Anemias<
/>1.5 Qualitative and Quantitative White Blood Cell Disorders<
/>1.6 Acute Leukemias<
/>1.7 Lymphoproliferative and Myeloproliferative Disorders<
/>1.8 Hematology Problem Solving<
/>CHAPTER 2 Hemostasis and Thrombosis<
/>2.1 Coagulation and Fi
inolytic Systems/Reagents and Methods<
/>2.2 Platelet and Vascular Disorders<
/>2.3 Coagulation System Disorders<
/>2.4 Inhibitors, Thrombotic Disorders, and Anticoagulant Drugs<
/>2.5 Hemostasis Problem Solving<
/>CHAPTER 3 Immunology<
/>3.1 Basic Principles of Immunology<
/>3.2 Immunologic Procedures<
/>3.3 Infectious Diseases<
/>3.4 Autoimmune Diseases<
/>3.5 Hypersensitivity<
/>3.6 Immunoglobulins, Complement, and Cellular Testing<
/>3.7 Tumor Testing and Transplantation<
/>3.8 Immunology Problem Solving<
/>CHAPTER 4 Immunohematology<
/>4.1 Genetics and Immunology of Blood Groups<
/>4.2 ABO Blood Group System<
/>4.3 Rh Blood Group System<
/>4.4 Testing for Antibodies<
/>4.5 Compatibility Testing<
/>4.6 Transfusion Reactions<
/>4.7 Components<
/>4.8 Donors<
/>4.9 Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn (HDN)<
/>4.10 Serological Testing of Blood Products<
/>4.11 Immunohematology Problem Solving<
/>CHAPTER 5 Laboratory Operations<
/>CHAPTER 6 Clinical Chemistry<
/>6.1 Instrumentation<
/>6.2 Blood Gases, pH, and Electrolytes<
/>6.3 Glucose, Hemoglobin, Iron, and Bilirubin<
/>6.4 Creatinine, Uric Acid, BUN, and Ammonia<
/>6.5 Proteins, Electrophoresis, and Lipids<
/>6.6 Enzymes and Cardiac Markers<
/>6.7 Clinical Endocrinology<
/>6.8 Toxicology and Therapeutic Drug Monitoring<
/>6.9 Tumor Markers<
/>6.10 Clinical Chemistry Problem Solving<
/>CHAPTER 7 Urinalysis and Body Fluids<
/>7.1 Routine Physical and Biochemical Urine Tests<
/>7.2 Urine Microscopy and Clinical Correlations<
/>7.3 Cere
ospinal, Serous, and Synovial Fluids<
/>7.4 Amniotic, Gastrointestinal, and Seminal Fluids<
/>7.5 Urinalysis and Body Fluids Problem Solving<
/>CHAPTER 8 Microbiology<
/>8.1 Specimen Collection, Media, and Methods<
/>8.2 Enterobacteriaceae<
/>8.3 Nonfermentative Bacilli<
/>8.4 Miscellaneous and Fastidious Gram-Negative Rods<
/>8.5 Gram-Positive and Gram-Negative Cocci<
/>8.6 Aerobic Gram-Positive Rods, Spirochetes, Mycoplasmas and Ureaplasmas, and Chlamydia<
/>8.7 Anaerobic Bacteria<
/>8.8 Mycobacteria<
/>8.9 Mycology<
/>8.10 Virology<
/>8.11 Parasitology<
/>8.12 Microbiology and Parasitology Problem Solving<
/>CHAPTER 9 Molecular Diagnostics<
/>9.1 Molecular Methods<
/>9.2 Molecular Diagnostics<
/>CHAPTER 10 Education and Management<
/>CHAPTER 11 Photomicrographs and Color Plate Examination<
/>CHAPTER 12 Sample Certification (Self-Assessment) Examination<