Chapter 7-12 phlebotomy test study
Syncope is another name for what?
Fainting, pg 289
Weakened area of the blood vessel walls is?
Aneurysm, pg 236
High RBC count indicates what condition?
Ploycythemia pg 238
Citrate-Phosphate-Dextrose is used in what kind of donation?
Blood Donation pg 253
What color tube would collect a lead test in?
Tan colored tube top pg 252
What angle should a needle be inserted for venipuncture?
30 degrees or less pg 332
What is Edema?
Abnormal accumulation of fluid pg 284
What is the sodium citrate tube used for?
What is an immediate and urgent specimen collection?
STAT pg 352
Diabetes is associated with what lab test?
Glucose pg 231
Bar-code labeling method is used to avoid what kind of error?
Transcription error pg 64
When should a feathered edge be present?
Evaluation of cells pg 374
How long should the IV be shut off before you can perform a venipuncture above the IV site?
2 min pg 291
When a patient has difficult veins what strategies if any can be performed?
1. Slight rotation of the arm 2. Palpitation of the antecubital area 3. warming the site pg 325
What is the condition called when the WBC's over produce and do not function properly?
Leukemia pg 236
If blood gas analysis cannot be analyzed in 30 mins, why should the healthcare worker use an upright container with icy water to transport the arterial specimen?
It decreases the loss of gases from the specimen. pg 470
Increase in creatinine levels are associated with which condition?
Nephritis pg 231
excessive milking or massaging of the finger during skin puncture process can cause?
Hemolysis and contaminate specimen pg 238
Which of the following would most likely not be an explanation for turbid serum?
Elevated glucose pg 280
The BMP LeukoChek can be used for:
Micro collection and dilution of blood samples and WBC count pg 272