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Phlebotomy Handbook: Blood Specimen Collection from Basic to Advanced (8th Edition)

 
 
 
 
Phlebotomy Handbook: Blood Specimen Collection from Basic to Advanced (8th Edition)
Author: Diana Garza EdD MLS (ASCP) CM - Kathleen Becan-Mc
ISBN 13: 9780135134245
ISBN 10: 135134242
Edition: 8
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2009-03-06
Format: Paperback
Pages: 696
List Price: $94.80
 
 

Phlebotomy Handbook: Blood Speciman Collection from Basic to Advanced is a comprehensive book covering blood and specimen collection. It provides today's health care professionals with the latest safety guidelines; condensed information about new federal regulations; updates on equipment and supplies; new NCCLS standards and hazard prevention techniques; competencies important in the workplace; strategies for the certification process and securing a job; and extensive coverage on transcultural communication skills for all ages. Aside from its updated technical and procedural information, this edition is easy-to-read in a step-by-step format. New features to this edition are: Action and Practice presents an additional case study with questions to test your critical thinking skills; Check Yourself presents a brief description of a procedure to be performed along with questions to test your knowledge of the requirements and steps to perform to complete the procedure; and Competency Checklists provide a list of competencies you should master relevant to the chapter content and NAACLS competencies.