CLS 109 Introduction to Diagnostic Sciences
1 cr. (3-0-2)
Offered: Fall, Winter
Prerequisite: High school biology recommended.
An introduction to a variety of diagnostic tests for various aspects of the clinical laboratory. The various tests represent analytes commonly measured because of their diagnostic or screening value for major health conditions in society such as diabetes, heart attacks, anemia and infection. Accuracy, safety and quality control will be stressed throughout.
Note: Meets four weeks of the semester.