MLS 413: Clinical Hematology II

Credits 3
This is the second semester of a two semester series on clinical hematology and hemostasis; the course builds on the material introduced in MLS 412 Clinical Hematology I. Theoretical aspects of specialized hematology and coagulation techniques are reviewed, with a thorough examination of testing methodologies and problem-solving concepts. Hematology and coagulation disease states are thoroughly studied and correlated to the clinical laboratory data. Emphasis is placed on advanced analytical skills, improved laboratory testing efficiency, workload management, and the resolution of unexpected laboratory results. Quality management which includes quality control, quality assurance, laboratory techniques, and instrument maintenance will also be included. A laboratory component is included in this course.

Enrollment in the Nebraska Methodist Hospital Medical Laboratory Science