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Clinical Simulation

Educational or technological model of an actual situation

Explaining laboratory tests

FDA defines laboratory tests as "medical devices that are intended for use on samples of blood, urine, or other tissues or substances taken from the body to help diagnose a disease or other conditions" (FDA,2018).  This helps medical practitioners to diagnose medical conditions while planning and evaluating treatment.

 This guide introduces library resources useful for your clinical courses.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration. (2018). Tests Used In Clinical Care. Retrieved from