Mary Louise Turgeon, EdD, MLS(ASCP)
Expiration Date: 12/31/2023
Florida 1-hour specialty requirements met:
For those certified by ASCP:
Clinical Laboratory Science: Concepts, Procedures, and Clinical Applications provides a fundamental overview of the laboratory skills and techniques needed in the clinical laboratory.
PART I: BASIC LABORATORY TECHNIQUES
Section A (Chapters 1-9): Fundamentals of the Clinical Laboratory • Safety • Quality Assessment and Quality Control • Phlebotomy • The Microscope • Systems of Measurement, Laboratory Equipment, and Reagents • Laboratory Mathematics and Solution Preparation • Basic and Contemporary Techniques in the Clinical Laboratory • Laboratory Testing: From Point of Care to Total Automation.
PART II: BASIC CLINICAL LABORATORY SPECIALIZATIONS
Section B (Chapters 10-13): Introduction to Principles and Practice of Clinical Chemistry • Introduction to Principles and Practice of Clinical Hematology • Hemostasis and Blood Coagulation • Renal Physiology and Urinalysis.
Section C (Chapters 14-17): Body Fluids and Miscellaneous Specimens • Introduction to Medical Microbiology • Immunology and Serology • Immunohematology and Transfusion Medicine.