Clinical Laboratory Tests: Values and Implications
Synopsis A reference for any health care professional. Organized A to Z by test name, the book provides information on more than 350 clinical laboratory tests in a concise, yet complete format. Charts and tables highlight vital clinical facts. New to this edition: tests, such as the amyloid beta-protein precursor test for Alzheimer's disease, tests for Helicobacter pylori to help diagnose gastric ulcers, the D-dime test to help evaluate DIC (disseminated intravascular coagulation), and the latex allergy test.