A Davis’s Notes Title! Lab Notes: Nurses' Guide to Lab & Diagnostic Tests
, third edition is the portable reference you need to explain, prepare, and care for patients before, during, and after common lab and diagnostic testing.
- Covers essentials for more than 400 lab and diagnostic tests.
- Includes lab tests, radiography, arteriography, nuclear- and non-nuclear imaging, endoscopy, organ function and electrophysiology tests.
- Identifies panic lab levels and nurse alerts.
- Features illustrations that show positioning and views, specimen tube top colors, and examples of X-ray, mammogram, CT scan, MRI, ultrasound, whole skeleton bone scan, and lung scan images.
- Offers patient education guidelines and tips.