Lab Area: Serology (Immunology)
► EXPIRES on: Jan. 31, 2021
This course meets the following RENEWAL requirements:
- Florida’s 1-hour minimum requirement
- ASCP’s remaining points in other lab area interest
- Other national and/or state license needs
This course includes the effects of an ADAMTS13 deficiency, other diseases having the same symptoms as Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (TTP), properties of ADAMTS13, attributes of ADAMTS13 activity assays, the differences between the ELISA and ADAMTS13 assays, attributes of the Bethesda assay, and the steps in the ADAMTS13 testing algorithm.
Article used: “The Role of ADAMTS13 Testing in the Workup of Suspected Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura”, by Kristi J. Smock, MD., in CLN, 2016 (7 pages).
Total of 2-hours / 2-points in:
► N O T E: This IS an ONLINE course for $15.00, which includes:
- The above article + the quiz (via the e-mailed access link) & immediately print the Certificate of Completion (upon scoring 70% or greater).