Advancement of POCT in Sweden
2002 (English)In: Principles & practice of point-of-care testing / [ed] Gerald J Kost, Linköping: Linköpings universitet , 2002, 1, 313-314 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
This volume is the first comprehensive clinical practice reference in the rapidly growing field of point-of-care testing. Written by the experts and innovators in point-of-care testing technologies and procedures, the book provides practical guidance in planning and implementing the most reliable, clinically useful, and cost-effective point-of-care procedures and systems.The opening section discusses the goals of point-of-care testing and thoroughly explains the basic principles and methods. A major portion of the book examines applications in a variety of clinical settings, and includes case studies that demonstrate the benefits, limitations, and cost-effectiveness of point-of-care testing. Concluding sections focus on management, performance, information systems, and economic outcomes. A technical appendix is included.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Linköping: Linköpings universitet , 2002, 1. 313-314 p.
Medical and Health Sciences
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-25734Local ID: 10112ISBN: 978-0-7817-3156-0ISBN: 07-817-3-156-9OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-25734DiVA: diva2:246282