The ABCs of pediatric laboratory interpretation: understanding the CBC with differential and LFTs.

@article{Jakubik2003TheAO,
  title={The ABCs of pediatric laboratory interpretation: understanding the CBC with differential and LFTs.},
  author={Louise D Jakubik and Janine Cockerham and Ana R Altmann and Michael B Grossman},
  journal={Pediatric nursing},
  year={2003},
  volume={29 2},
  pages={97-103}
}
Interpretation of pediatric laboratory values is an essential component of comprehensive nursing care delivery to children and their families. Key laboratory interpretation strategies for common pediatric laboratory values including the complete blood count (CBC) with differential and liver function tests (LFTs) are discussed. Basic anatomy and physiology… CONTINUE READING