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MLT2226 – Clinical Microbiology pdf

Credits: 2 (0/0/2)
Description: This course furthers instruction and study in the areas of bacteriology, mycology and parasitology. It provides the opportunity to integrate theory with practice since it is part of a supervised student experience at a health care facility.
Prerequisites: BIOL2265
Corequisites: (None)
  1. Evaluate the importance of proper patient specimen identification, collection, transport and storage for microbiology specimens.
  2. Demonstrate laboratory safety and follow standard operating procedures.
  3. Evaluate quality assurance and quality control as they pertain to microbiology.
  4. Determine suitability of microbiology patient samples.
  5. Identify bacteria using appropriate microbiology testing procedures.
  6. Correlate bacterial identification to disease or indigenous flora.
  7. Evaluate patient test results as acceptable or unacceptable to report.
  8. Interpret antibiotic sensitivity tests.
MnTC goal areas: (N/A)

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