Jun 02, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

IPH 262 - Clinical Hematology and Microbiology

4 credit hours - 45 hours of lecture and 30 hours of laboratory; one term
Demonstrate understanding of the laboratory tests used to assess hemostatic and hematopoietic pathogenic disease states and conditions. Identify white blood cell morphology in healthy states and blood dyscrasias. Demonstrate knowledge of appropriate microbiological tests used to identify the characteristics of isolation and identification of pathogenic bacteria. Develop familiarity with virology, parasitology, and mycology and their associated laboratory assays. Lab fee $200.

Prerequisite(s): BIO 223 BIO 233 , and BIO 234 ; CHE 112  or CHE 113  

Note: Prepares students seeking a graduate degree as a health care provider (physicians, physician assistants, pathology assistant, etc.) with a basic background of hematology and clinical microbiology laboratory tests.