Blood specimen preparation for microscopic examination (slides).
Red blood cells: microscopic counting – reticulo cytes.
White blood cells: - microscopic counting.
Identification of different types of leucocytes (neutrophils, monocytes, lymphocytes, basophils,eosinophils)
Platelets: microscopic counting
Preparation of fresh plasma
Analysis of erythrocyte parameters (MCV, MCH, MCHC)
Osmotic fragility test
Blood Groups (ABO,Rh).
Needle stick for blood group determination
Agglutination method for detection of blood groups:
Direct method for detection of antigens,
Indirect method (reverse group) for detection of antibodies.
Workshop for blood pressure measurement.
Sphingomonometer and stethoscope
Anatomy of humeral artery
Correct sphingomonometer and stethoscope positioning
Korshakof’s sounds (systolic and diastolic) and their meaning
Practicing of blood pressure measurement