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Laboratory monitoring

Sheila K. Adam and Sue Osborne

in Oxford Handbook of Critical Care Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print October 2009 | ISBN: 9780199215904
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597963 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199215904.003.08

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Laboratory monitoring

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Electrolytes (Na+, K+, Cl, HCO3) - Urea and creatinine - Calcium and magnesium - Full blood count - Cardiac injury markers - Liver function tests - Coagulation monitoring - Microbiology - Virology, serology, and assays - Toxicology

Chapter.  3433 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Critical Care

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