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A phlebotomist who is teaching members of the nursing service how to correctly perform phlebotomy is participating in ____________.
A phlebotomist who is authorized to place the initials PBT(AMT) after his/her name has been what?
using negative body language
A phlebotomist who does not make eye contact with a patient is _________________.
The primary liaison between the medical staff and the laboratory staff is a ______________.
A specialist in the study of disease of tissues and organs through biopsies is a ______________.
A medical technologist may serve as all of the following except: educator, laboratory manager, pathologist, section supervisor
Types of specimens collected for urinalysis include all of the following first-morning, clean-catch and ___________.
inverted right after collection
To prevent blood from clotting the specimen must be collected in a tube containing an anticoagulant and ______________.
the most important step to ensure accuracy in sample collection is __________
third and fourth (middle and ring)
adult capillary punctures most often involve use of the __________ fingers
the single most important means of preventing the spread of infection in a hospital is by ______________.
patient ___________must be protected, and patient information is never discussed with anyone who does not have a professional need to know.
royal blue,red,orange and red/gray are tubes that clot, the quickest one to clot and contains a clot activator thrombin and is _______________.
made mostly of water and carries nutrients, chemical messengers and wastes in it and also contains fibrinogen
iron-containing protein found in red blood cells that binds chemically to oxygen molecules
inner layer of the heart wall consisting of epithelium and connective tissue as well as some specialized muscle tissue
After a blood spill, a disinfectant is applied and have at least________minutes of contact time for cleanup to be effective.
A large bruised area at the puncture site, caused by blood leaking into the tissue surrounding the vein
increase of the cellular/solid elements in direct ratio to plasma This can be caused by "pumping of the fist" and begins after the tourniquet is left on longer than 1 minute.
The liquid potion of the blood after all of the cells and clotting elements have settled and formed a clot contains NO fibrinogen.
Prothrombin time (PT) and Partial thromboplastin time (PTT) are considered this kind of test...
means of transmission
airborne,contact,droplet,vector,vehicle:know the different means of transmission in the chain of infection
median cubital vein
The major vein of the antecubital fossa most commonly used for venipuncture (middle)
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