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114.1-Online: Qualitative Platelet Abnormalities, 2nd Edition

$48.00

Contact Hours (Points): 4

This revised course begins with platelet ultrastructure and function, then briefly covers the more common qualitative testing methods. Inherited disorders are categorized according to cellular structure defect, with symptoms, physiological defect, laboratory diagnosis, and treatment discussed in detail. Acquired qualitative disorders are contrasted to congenital disorders. Course summary will include a discussion of the differential diagnosis.

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Product Description

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

IMPORTANT: This online course is accessible using the following:

Desktop or Laptop Computer – Download the latest Adobe Reader program.

Kindle Fire – No additional App download is necessary.

Apple iPad (all versions) / Nook / Kindle – Recommend purchase of a PDF Reader App, such as GoodReader, Cloudreaders, or Stanza by Amazon. Once downloaded, launch this App to access the course online site in order to logon to and view your course.

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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

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