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MLS 401. Clinical Hematology

Credits: 1-8
Department: Medical Laboratory Science
Description: Theory of blood cell formation; hematological diseases, hemostasis; microscopic examination of blood and bone marrow; experience with hematological instruments and techniques which determine major hematologic and clotting parameters.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer
Grading Method: ABCDF
Additional Information: Special course fee TBD., Special Course Fee

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Perform and interpret normal and abnormal hematology and coagulation results using manual procedures, instrumentation, standards, controls and computer applications during pre-analytic, analytic, and post-analytic phases of testing.
2. Recognize unexpected results and instrument malfunction and determine appropriate action to correct and validate.
3. Correlate laboratory results to disease processes and determine related physiology.
4. Evaluate quality control values and recommend necessary actions.

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