1. Discuss the history of the Rules of 3 and their original purpose in hematology testing, the importance of the RBC Indices and how they are better indicators of problem samples.
2. Explain how scattergrams and histogram pictures can provide great insight into abnormal hematology samples, describe hematology advanced clinical parameters and list the benefits they provide.
3. Apply your knowledge of what can cause ‘spurious’ indices and identify alternate methods to resolve the problem.