This extensively revised, performance-based text covers the theory and techniques of basic medical laboratory procedures that are performed in physician office laboratories, small clinics, hospital laboratories, public health departments and point-of-care testing facilities. The procedures follow a user-friendly format that includes objectives, glossary, review questions, and a performance guide. This text includes 16 CLIA-waived tests, as well as some more complex tests, and incorporates up-to-date CLIA and OSHA safety regulations. This fourth-edition text is a comprehensive guide to all the essential laboratory techniques. (Allied Health, Medical Lab Technicians, CLIA, OSHA, laboratory techniques)Temperature Control Chambers Most test procedures and reagents require testing or storage at specific temperatures. ... Log sheets are used for recording maintenance, service, repair, and performance checks. A common schedule of performance checks in a small laboratory would include: M. Monitor and record temperatures of water baths, refrigerators, and incubators daily. M Verify and record theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Basic Medical Laboratory Techniques|
|Author||:||Barbara H. Estridge, Anna P. Reynolds, Norma J. Walters|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2000|