Evidence-Based Practice for Point-of-Care Testing


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By: Edited by James H. Nichols
Copyright: 2007
Pages: 188
Product ID: 4668

NACB Laboratory Medicine Practice Guidelines
This LMPG examines the application of evidence-based medicine to point-of-care testing in the following clinical areas: bilirubin, cardiac markers, coagulation, critical care, diabetes, drug testing, infectious disease, accult blood, parathyroid testing, pH, renal, and reproduction. The LMPG systematically reviews and synthesizes available evidence on the effectiveness of point-of-care testing, with specific focus on outcomes in the areas of patient/health, operational/management, and economic benefit.