Sep 17, 2019  
2017-2018 Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MLAB 2401 - Clinical Chemistry


4 credit hours.
Lecture/Lab/Clinical: Three hours of online lecture and four hours of lab each week.
Prerequisite: CHEM 1406  or CHEM 1411  and admission to MLT program of department approval
This course is an introduction to the principles and procedures of various tests performed in Clinical Chemistry. Presents the physiological basis for the test, the principle basis for the test, the principle and procedure for the test, and the clinical significance of the test results, including quality control and reference values. Also includes basic chemical laboratory technique. Chemical laboratory safety, electrolytes and acid-base balance, proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, enzymes, metabolites, endocrine function, and toxicology. (Fall)

Note: Additional course fee(s) required.