Prep patient for test, (e.g., fasting, multiple sticks)
When test is being administered, patient may need continuous monitoring, labeling and emotional support.
interventions, results, follow-up and monitoring patient.
includes any device reagent of materials or system designed for the use of diagnosing disease or health status.
NO introduction of a device into tissue or organs.
introduction of a device into the tissue or organs.
images are recored onto films.
looking in real time at image with radiologist present. (e.g., cardiac cath)
results of a procedure.
stent or ballon in the vessels to prevent heart attack.
magnetic resonance imaging, uses magnets to produce an image.
uses sound waves to produce images in real time.
reveals structure and motion of heart wall.
records pressure and velocity of RBC movement in vessels.
going inside someone and looking with a scope.
Drawing fluid out with a needle to test.
Culture and sensitivity test
tests an organisms viability to certain antibiotics.