Lab Values Pocket Guide For Nurses - Rachael Jason

Lab Values Pocket Guide For Nurses

By Rachael Jason

  • Release Date: 2019-06-02
  • Genre: Medical


The need for medical practitioners to understand the importance of laboratory tests in medical decision-making cannot be overemphasized. This pocket guide is written to aid nurses and nursing students alike understand and interpret the different laboratory investigations with ease. Understanding Laboratory values aid in the diagnosis, management and monitoring the effectiveness in the treatment of disease conditions, which makes lab values an important part of the NCLEX. This book also provides the necessary information to aid nursing students to pass the NCLEX at first try. 

You will get the following information in this book:

How to obtain Lab Samples Correctly   

 Provides guide to the different Laboratory Bottles  

Hematological Tests & Values

Serum Electrolytes Tests   

Tests for Cardiac Disease   

Renal Function Tests   

Test for Liver & Gastrointestinal Function   

Arterial Blood Gas (ABG) Analysis   

Serological Tests   

Endocrine Function Tests 

Tests for Malignant Conditions (Tumor Markers)   

Body fluid & Stool Analysis   

Tests for Other Conditions and lots more