Mosby's Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests, 5th Edition
Pagana, PhD, RN, and Pagana, MD, FACS
1,131 plus appendixes and index
Expiration Date: 12/31/2019
This program is pre-approved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC) to provide continuing education credit to Certified Case Managers (CCMs).
CCRNs: This course is eligible for new synergy model Category A.
Mosby's Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests provides clear, concise coverage of more than 700 of the most commonly performed diagnostic and laboratory tests, including 39 new to this edition, such as ductoscopy, thyroglobulin, lactoferrin, and human papillomavirus.
Chapters are organized by test type and begin with a list of the tests covered, followed by a test type overview with specimen collection techniques. Tests are presented in a consistent format with normal findings, indications, test explanation, procedure and patient care, and test results and clinical significance, as well as any applicable contraindications, potential complications, interfering factors, and related tests.
The course consists of two sections: each section is worth 23.5 contact hours (a total of 47 contact hours when you've finished both).
Included in the Section A quiz: Guidelines for Proper Test Preparation and Performance, Blood Studies, Electrodiagnostic Tests, Endoscopic Studies
Included in the Section B quiz: Fluid Analysis Studies, Manometric Studies, Microscopic Studies and Associated Testing, Nuclear Scanning, Stool Tests, Ultrasound Studies, Urine Studies, X-Ray Studies, Miscellaneous Studies.