In this course project assignment, you are presented with laboratory and diagnostic test results for two different patients. Laboratory tests include results from blood and urine tests, along with testing of other body fluids such as feces, secretions, throat swabs, etc. Diagnostic testing includes procedures such as x-ray, MRI, CT scans, ultrasounds, echocardiograms, electrocardiograms, etc. These types of diagnostic procedures often require interpretation by a physician. In this case, you may find a separate document with the physician’s conclusions from the test results.
You will be exploring the medical terminology used in these test results and will be asked to interpret the meanings of various words and abbreviations.
To complete this assignment, do the following:
- Download the test results for the two patients:
Brenda Jastik Test Results
Steve Nguyen Test Results
- Download, complete, and submit the document below. This document contains questions you will answer regarding the test results for each patient.