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This is a revised edition of the Syllabus of Laboratory Examinations in Clinical Diagnosis previously edited by Thomas Hale Ham. It has been rewritten and enlarged by 33 contributors. The first edition was designed as a text for medical students taking a course in laboratory diagnosis. The present book is aimed at a wider audience, with the addition of new chapters on the laboratory evaluation of inflammation and necrosis and the interpretation of cardiac catheterization and pulmonary function tests.
The mechanisms and meaning of laboratory tests and procedures in relation to the pathologic physiology of disease are well covered. When
A Syllabus of Laboratory Examinations in Clinical Diagnosis: Critical Evaluation of Laboratory Procedures in the Study of the Patient.. Ann Intern Med. 1961;54:839. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-54-4-839_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1961;54(4):839.
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