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Review Of Terms And Related Material On Phlebotomy

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Types of Vessels
Arteries, Veins, Capillaries
Heart Layers
Pericardium, Epicardium, Myocardium, Endocardium
Divides the Heart into R & L
Cardicac Septum
Types of Blood Vessels
Erythrocytes (RBC's) Leukocytes (WBC') Thrombocytes (Platelets)
Functions of Blood
Transportation, Regulation, Protection
Surgical puncture of a vein
Methods of Venipuncture
Syringe & Vacutainer
Angle for Venipuncture
15 to 25 degrees
Most commonly used veins
Median Cephalic vein Median Basilic vein Median Cubital vein
Eguipment needed for venipuncture procedure
gloves, alcohol pads, gauze pads, sterile needle, needle holder, blood specimen tubes, sharps container.