Manual WBC count
This course will explain you how white blood cells can be counted manually; as well in blood samples, as in spinal fluid. This basic technique is still used in most low-resource settings.
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
- prepare a sample for white blood cell counting
- use different types of counting chambers
- perform the necessary calculations to obtain a correct count
- explain how quality assurance can be introduced for WBC counting
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