TITLE

International Sensitivity Index

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1125
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "International Sensitivity Index" is presented. The International Sensitivity Index refers to a laboratory standard for thrombopastins, the reagents used to determine the prothrombin time. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21232599

 

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