Lab Tests You May Not Have Considered in Private Practice: What You Need to Know
This session will discuss several laboratory tests that you may not have previously considered using in general practice. An evidence-based approach and review of the literature will be used to discuss the pros and cons of using these tests and when they might be most helpful.
- 1.Identify the clinical scenarios in which the tests discussed may be most relevant.
- 2.Understand sample collection and sample handling requirements for each test.
- 3.Describe the strengths and weaknesses of each test.
- 4.Integrate these tests into patient care in context with the signalment, history, clinical exam findings, and other lab results.