Fundamentals Of Urine And Body Fluid Analysis by Nancy A. BrunzelFundamentals Of Urine And Body Fluid Analysis by Nancy A. Brunzel

Fundamentals Of Urine And Body Fluid Analysis

byNancy A. Brunzel

Paperback | December 30, 2016

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Learn to accurately analyze urine and body fluids withFundamentals of Urine & Body Fluid Analysis, 4th Edition . Known for its clear writing style, logical organization, and vivid full-color illustrations, this renowned text covers the fundamental principles of urine and body fluids that are frequently encountered in the clinical laboratory. This includes the collection and analysis of urine, fecal specimens, vaginal secretions, and other body fluids such as cerebrospinal, synovial, seminal, amniotic, pleural, pericardial, and peritoneal fluids. In addition, author Nancy Brunzel also shares her own extensive knowledge and expertise in the field as she highlights key information and walks you through essential techniques and procedures - showing you how to correlate data with your knowledge of basic anatomy and physiology in order to understand pathologic processes. In all, this is the perfect book to help you master all aspects of urine and body fluid analysis.

Title:Fundamentals Of Urine And Body Fluid AnalysisFormat:PaperbackDimensions:8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:December 30, 2016Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0323374794

ISBN - 13:9780323374798

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Table of Contents

1. Quality Assessment and Safety 2. Urine Specimen Types, Collection, and Preservation 3. The Kidney 4. Renal Function 5. Physical Examination of Urine 6. Chemical Examination of Urine 7. Microscopic Examination of Urine Sediment Urine Sediment Image Gallery 8. Renal and Metabolic Disease 9. Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis 10. Pleural, Pericardial, and Peritoneal Fluid Analysis 11. Synovial Fluid Analysis 12. Seminal Fluid Analysis 13. Analysis of Vaginal Secretions 14. Amniotic Fluid Analysis 15. Fecal Analysis 16. Automation of Urine and Body Fluid Analysis 17. Body Fluid Analysis: Manual Hemocytometer Counts and Differential Slide Preparation 18. Microscopy

Appendix A: Reagent Strip Color Charts Appendix B: Comparison of Reagent Strip Principles, Sensitivity, and Specificity Appendix C: Reference Intervals Appendix D: Body Fluid Diluents and Pretreatment Solutions Appendix E: Manual and Historic Methods of Interest Answer Key Glossary Index