The Complete Textbook Of Phlebotomy, 5th by Lynn B. HoeltkeThe Complete Textbook Of Phlebotomy, 5th by Lynn B. Hoeltke

The Complete Textbook Of Phlebotomy, 5th

byLynn B. Hoeltke

Paperback | January 1, 2017

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With a strong emphasis on hands-on learning, this highly practical text helps you develop the phlebotomy-related knowledge and skills you need to become a confident, competent health care professional. The Fifth Edition accelerates learning by following key topics immediately with relevant exercises, integrating workbook elements and textbook content to deliver a complete learning experience. The text covers the latest professional standards and competencies while thoughtfully connecting them to the realities of practice today. Step-by-step guidelines for more than 20 collection procedures are provided, along with real-life scenarios and prompts emphasizing the phlebotomist's legal and ethical role in patient care decisions. Full-color photographs highlight important steps and relevant equipment, while illustrations depict anatomical components critical to proper technique. In addition, the digital edition includes videos and interactive exercises ideal for today's learners.
Lynn B. Hoeltke, M.B.A., M.T. (A.S.C.P.), P.B.T, D.L.M., works for a leading hospital laboratory in the Midwest. In addition to more than 40 years' experience in various laboratory leadership roles, Mr. Hoeltke has taught on the technical college level, developed and taught a nursing-based program for a hospital, and taught phlebotomy ...
Title:The Complete Textbook Of Phlebotomy, 5thFormat:PaperbackDimensions:472 pages, 10.6 × 8.3 × 0.7 inPublished:January 1, 2017Publisher:Delmar Publishers IncLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1337284246

ISBN - 13:9781337284240

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Table of Contents

Preface.1. Introduction to Phlebotomy.2. Safety in Phlebotomy.3. Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology.4. Anatomy and Physiology of the Circulatory System.5. Phlebotomy Equipment.6. Phlebotomy Technique.7. The Challenge of Phlebotomy.8. Caring for the Pediatric Patient.9. Sample Considerations and Special Procedures.10. Sample Preparation and Handling.11. Customer Service.12. Legal and ethical issues.13. Competency.Appendix A: NAACLS Phlebotomist Competencies.Appendix B: Frequently Ordered Laboratory Tests.Appendix C: Blood Volume and Maximum Draw.Glossary.Bibliography.