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The Associate in Science (A.S.) in Histologic Technology degree is designed to train and educate competent, ethical, confident, entry-level clinical laboratory professionals in partnership with affiliated health care institutions through classroom and online learning. The program focuses on comprehension and mastery with clinical skill development to prepare graduates to become histotechnologists and histologic technicians who play an integral role in preparing tissue specimens for the microscopic diagnosis of disease.
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Boc Study Guide - Histotechnology Certification Exams by Applicants preparing for the Board of Certification examinations in HT and HTL will find valuable assistance in this handy guide. The Study Guide covers all areas encountered on the exam, including fixation, processing, microtomy, staining, and laboratory operations. Features: * Over 1,100 multiple choice questions, arranged in chapters which correspond to the major content areas on the examination. Questions are then further broken down by topic * Practice questions are presented in a format and style similar to those included on the BOC certification examinations * Valuable information included about the development, content, structure, and scoring of the test * Full color image-based questions included * Advice for preparing for and taking your BOC certification examinations In addition to providing valuable help to applicants for preparing for the examination, its explanation of the structure and scoring of Board of Certification examinations makes it an essential text for officials of histotechnology education programs.
Call Number: RB31.B63 2016 North Campus Reserves
Publication Date: 2016
Histotechnologist Exam Secrets Study Guide by ***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Histotechnologist Exam Secrets helps you ace the Histotechnologist Certification Examination, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Histotechnologist Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Histotechnologist Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to HTL Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Content review including: Autolysis, Fixatives, Osmolality, Bouin Solution, Electron Microscopy, Picric Acid, Mercuric Chloride, Lipids, Carnoy Solution, Glutaraldehyde, Osmolality, Paraformaldehyde, Immunohistochemistry, Dehydration, Universal Solvents, Xylene Substitutes, Decalcification by Acid Methods, Embedding Techniques, Rotary Microtome, Cryostat, Types of Microscopes, Mitochondria, Lysosomes, Isoelectric Point (IEP), Metachromatic and Orthochromatic, Hematoxylin, Eosin, Chemical Fixatives, Polychromatic Staining, Ttypes of Mucopolysaccharides, Connective Tissue Cells, Mallory PTAH, Bielschowsky, Types of Glial Cells, Bacteria, Mycology, Gram stain, Auramine-Rhodamine, Exogenous pigments, Minerals, Enzyme Histochemical Techniques, Myofibrils, and much more...
Call Number: RB31 .H57 2018 North Campus
Publication Date: 2015-02-25
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