Phlebotomy Textbook

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Item#: 9780803668423
Edition 04
Author Strasinger & Di Lorenzo
Cover Paperback
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Current standards from the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute, the CDC, and The Joint Commission as well as regulations from OSHA.A full-color design with more than 435 line drawings, illustrations and photographsEmphasis on procedural steps, quality assessment and safety throughout, via illustrated procedure boxes • pre-examination considerations• technical and safety tips • and phlebotomist alertsEnd-of-chapter summaries and certification exam-style, multiple-choice questionsCoverage of quality assessment (QA) and quality management systems (QMS), including quality system essentials (QSE),total quality management (TQM) and continuous quality improvement (CQI) issues\"Technical Tip\" boxes to avoid common mistakesSpecial considerations for pediatric and geriatric patientsCovers total quality management (TQM) and continuous quality improvement (CQI) issues, OSHA equipment and safety requirements (safety needle devices and disposal systems)

Table of Contents
PART ONE<
/>PHLEBOTOMY AND THE HEALTHCARE FIELD<
/>Chapter 1 Phlebotomy and the Healthcare Delivery System<
/>Chapter 2 The Clinical Laboratory<
/>Chapter 3 Safety and Infection Control<
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/>PART TWO<
/>BODY SYSTEMS<
/>Chapter 4 Basic Medical Terminology<
/>Chapter 5 Basic Anatomy and Physiology<
/>Chapter 6 The Circulatory System<
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/>PART THREE<
/>PHLEBOTOMY TECHNIQUES<
/>Chapter 7 Venipuncture Equipment<
/>Chapter 8 Routine Venipuncture<
/>Chapter 9 Pre-examination Variables and Venipuncture Complications<
/>Chapter 10 Special Blood Collection<
/>Chapter 11 Dermal Puncture<
/>Chapter 12 Arterial Blood Collection  <
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/>PART FOUR<
/>ADDITIONAL TECHNIQUES<
/>Chapter 13 Point-of-Care Testing<
/>Chapter 14 Additional Duties of the Phlebotomist<
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/>PART FIVE<
/>QUALITY PHLEBOTOMY<
/>Chapter 15 Ethical and Legal Issues<
/>Chapter 16 Quality Management in Phlebotomy<
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/>APPENDIX A: Common Laboratory Tests and the Collection Tube Requirements<
/>APPENDIX B: Answers to Study Questions<
/>APPENDIX C: Answers to Clinical Situations<
/>APPENDIX D: Ab
eviations<
/>APPENDIX E: English-Spanish Phrases for Phlebotomy<
/>GLOSSARY<
/>INDEX