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Blood investigations in acute care 

Blood investigations in acute care
Blood investigations in acute care

Gary Creed

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date: 24 September 2021

Chapter 10 discusses blood investigations in acute care, and covers urea and electrolytes, including sodium, potassium, urea, and creatinine, estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR), liver function tests, cardiac function tests (cardiac markers), glucose, amylase, magnesium, calcium, full blood count to include white blood cells, red blood cells, haemoglobin, and platelets, marker of infection and inflammation (C-reactive protein (CRP)), and coagulation assessment.

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