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The Phlebotomy Textbook

4th Edition

Description

Enter the classroom and the laboratory with confidence!

Rely on this comprehensive resource to master the techniques you need to safely obtain quality specimens. You’ll understand all the hows and whys that lead to success in this rapidly changing field.

Inside, you’ll find the up-to-date coverage of routine procedures and their complications as well specialized procedures, quality and infection control, state-of-the-art equipment, medical terminology, ethical and legal issues, body systems, and related diagnostic laboratory tests. Videos and animations online help you to excel.

Table of Contents

PART ONE

PHLEBOTOMY AND THE HEALTHCARE FIELD

Chapter 1 Phlebotomy and the Healthcare Delivery System

Chapter 2 The Clinical Laboratory

Chapter 3 Safety and Infection Control

 

PART TWO

BODY SYSTEMS

Chapter 4 Basic Medical Terminology

Chapter 5 Basic Anatomy and Physiology

Chapter 6 The Circulatory System

 

PART THREE

PHLEBOTOMY TECHNIQUES

Chapter 7 Venipuncture Equipment

Chapter 8 Routine Venipuncture

Chapter 9 Pre-examination Variables and Venipuncture Complications

Chapter 10 Special Blood Collection

Chapter 11 Dermal Puncture

Chapter 12 Arterial Blood Collection

 

PART FOUR

ADDITIONAL TECHNIQUES

Chapter 13 Point-of-Care Testing

Chapter 14 Additional Duties of the Phlebotomist

 

PART FIVE

QUALITY PHLEBOTOMY

Chapter 15 Ethical and Legal Issues

Chapter 16 Quality Management in Phlebotomy

 

APPENDIX A: Common Laboratory Tests and the Collection Tube Requirements

APPENDIX B: Answers to Study Questions

APPENDIX C: Answers to Clinical Situations

APPENDIX D: Abbreviations

APPENDIX E: English-Spanish Phrases for Phlebotomy

GLOSSARY

INDEX

Key Features
  • well as regulations from OSHA.
  • A full-color design with more than 435 line drawings, illustrations and photographs
  • Emphasis on procedural steps, quality assessment and safety throughout, via illustrated procedure boxes • pre-examination considerations • technical and safety tips • and phlebotomist alerts
  • End-of-chapter summaries and certification exam-style, multiple-choice questions
  • Coverage of quality assessment (QA) and quality management systems (QMS), including quality system essentials (QSE), total quality management (TQM) and continuous quality improvement (CQI) issues
  • "Technical Tip” boxes to avoid common mistakes
  • Special considerations for pediatric and geriatric patients
  • Covers total quality management (TQM) and continuous quality improvement (CQI) issues, OSHA equipment and safety requirements (safety needle devices and disposal systems)
Online Resources

Instructor Resources

  • eBook, Powered by VitalSource - Your complete text online
  • Testing Resources - Assess your students understanding of the material
  • Classroom & Lecture Planning Resources - Plan your classes here
  • Previous Edition Resources - Your home for the 3rd Edition resources
  • Videos
  • Animations

Student Resources

  • Videos - Watch concepts from the textbook come to life
  • Animations
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Specifications

Grade: 9-12

The Phlebotomy Textbook (Print) (Print)
ISBN: 978-0-8036-6842-3
Author: Marjorie Schaub Di Lorenzo and Susan King Strasinger
© 2019
Page Count: 552
Print Color: Full Color

The Phlebotomy Textbook (eBook - Single License) (Web-based)
Author: Marjorie Schaub Di Lorenzo and Susan King Strasinger
© 2019
Page Count: 552
Print Color: Full Color

Print Options

Item # Item Name ISBN Qty. Unit Price Total
TB-FA-PHL-4E The Phlebotomy Textbook (Print) 9780803668423 $79.95
TB-FA-PHL-EB-4E The Phlebotomy Textbook (eBook - Single License) $59.95
Product Total: $0.00


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