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Laboratory Tests

Resources on Laboratory tests, diagnostic procedures, microbiology tests and diagnostic imaging

Explaining laboratory tests...

FDA define 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 disease or other conditions" (FDA,2018).  This helps medical practitioners to diagnose medical condition 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 https://www.fda.gov/MedicalDevices/ProductsandMedicalProcedures/InVitroDiagnostics/LabTest/default.htm