Qualitative Platelet Abnormalities, 2nd Edition
Self-Study 114.1 – Intermediate Level
Contact Hours (Points): 4
Written by Joel D. Hubbard PhD, MT(ASCP)
Published 2004. Revised 2014.
Online – 114.1: Course Taken Online: $48.00 BUY NOW
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TABLE of CONTENTS
SECTION I: PLATELET STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION
General Considerations, Megakaryopoiesis, Platelet Ultra Structure, Platelet Function, Common Laboratory Measurements of Platelet Function
SECTION II: QUALITATIVE ABNORMALITIES DUE TO SURFACE MEMBRANE DEFECTS
Glanzmann’s Thrombasthenia, Bernard-Soulier Syndrome, Differential Diagnosis of Membrane-Related Disorders
SECTION III: QUALITATIVE ABNORMALITIES DUE TO GRANULAR DEFECTS
Defects in Dense Granules, Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome, Chediak-Higashi Syndrome, Wiskott-Aldrich Syndrome, Defects in Alpha-Granules, Storage Pool Disease, Deficiencies in Thromboxane Generation
SECTION IV:ACQUIRED DISORDERS OF PLATELET FUNCTION
Cardiopulmonary Bypass, Systemic Lupus Erythematosis, Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP), Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia, Renal Insufficiency (Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome), Drug-Induced Platelet Abnormalities