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Pagana: Diagnostic & Laboratory Test Reference

The Ideal Test Resource for Students, Nurses, and Health Care Providers

Quick-reference test monographs containing recommendations for procedures, expected and unexpected findings, safety information, and more.




Mosby’s latest Diagnostic & Laboratory Test Reference features new and updated guidance for all of the essential tests that are seen by a health care professional. Each test monograph features up-to-date recommendations for preparation, procedures, collection techniques, result interpretation, and much more. This must-have mobile resource can be downloaded to your smartphone and tablet and features powerful search and navigation tools that will save time and improve patient safety.


  • Concise, quick-reference entries for the latest in laboratory and diagnostic tests
  • Helpful icons indicating drug interferences, patient teaching, and more
  • Images and figures depicting proper procedures
  • Normal and Abnormal Findings listed for each test
  • Detailed recommendations for before, during, and after a test
  • New topics including the most recent genetic tests
  • Indexes sorted by body system, test type, and disease and organ panels
  • Cross-reference links to related tests
  • Universal Index Search help find topics quickly
  • “Favorites” for bookmarking important entries



Kathleen Deska Pagana, PhD, RN; Timothy J. Pagana, MD, FACS; Theresa Noel Pagana, MD, FAAEM

iOS devices running iOS 12.2 or higher (iPad, iPhone)
Android devices running OS 7.0 or higher

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