Introduction to Diagnostic Microbiology for the Laboratory Sciences provides a foundation in microbiology that is essential for a career as a medical laboratory technologist/technician (MLT). A key text for students and a helpful reference for practitioners, it reviews the microorganisms most commonly encountered in clinical settings and clearly explains basic laboratory procedures. This text provides a concise overview of topics and facilitates comprehension with learning objectives, key terms, case studies, and review questions. In addition, the text includes laboratory exercises, eliminating the need for a separate laboratory manual. Covering content required in the MLT curriculum and featured on the certification exam, this accessible text will help prepare students for a career in laboratory science. Key Features ac Reviews the microorganisms most important in clinical practice ac Explains basic laboratory procedures, such as specimen collection and staining ac Includes laboratory exercises in the textano need for a separate manual ac Serves as a helpful on-the-job reference for laboratory practitioners ac Provides practice questions to help students prepare for the medical technology certification exam CHAPTER PEDAGOGY: Chapter Outline, Key Terms, Learning Objectives, Procedures, Laboratory Exercises, Case Studies, Review Questions INSTRUCTOR RESOURCES: Image Bank with 247 photos and illustrations; PowerPoint Presentations per chapter; Laboratory Exercise Worksheets; and a Test Bank with 450 multiple choice questions and a 225-question exam. Introduction to Diagnostic Microbiology for the Laboratory Sciences is on the recommended reading list to prepare for the ASCP MLT exam. (American Society for Clinical Pathology, Medical Laboratory Technician exam)This text provides a concise overview of topics and facilitates comprehension with learning objectives, key terms, case studies, and review questions.
|Title||:||Introduction to Diagnostic Microbiology for the Laboratory Sciences|
|Author||:||Maria Dannessa Delost, Professor and Director of Clinical Laboratory Programs Youngstown State University Youngstown Ohio Maria E Delost|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2014-03-15|