Understanding a Complete Blood Count
The goal of this course is to educate the nurse regarding the cells that are routinely enumerated and detected in blood and body fluids. The complete blood count (CBC) offers much information to the clinician.

Course Publication Date: April 07, 2020

This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE if you have an active one year unlimited membership!

Author:Gloria Tartaglia RN
Course No:CBC121819
Contact Hours:2.00
Delivery Method:Online Self Study
Category:Medical & Surgical Issues
Community & Home Health
Emergency & Trauma Medicine
Geriatric Medicine
Oncologic Medicine
Learning Objectives
  • Identify the basic cells in blood and body fluids

  • Interpret the results of the CBC

  • Identify the normal ranges of the various parameters of the CBC

  • Describe the different types of leukocytes

  • Describe basic steps in the maturation of the blood cells

  • Identify a diagnosis associated with an abnormal CBC.


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