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Hemo exam 1

exam 1

the study of blood employs biological and chemical principles used to diagnose and treat disorders related to blood and bone marrow study of hematology
who is athansius kircher 1657 early scientist/jesuit scholar one of the first people to observe microbes under the microscope described worms in the blood
who is antonie van leeuwenhoek 1674 father of microbiology scientist development of the microscope gave an account of red blood cells
who is giulio bizzozero italian physyicia/medical researcher described platelets as little plaques credited with h.pylori and platelet role in coagulation
james homer wright 1902 pathologist from mass general developed wright stain blood examined differently under the microscope
changes in the blood result of the disease not the cause
function of hematology confirm physician clinical impression establish or rule out a diagnosis detect unsuspected disorders monitor therapy
compositions of blood 55% plasma 45% cellular elements (leukocytes erythrocytes platelets)
Created by: Anya1988