Interpretation of the results must be left
to the attending physician. Refrain from
discussing laboratory results with the patient.
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It is your ultimate responsibility to safe-
guard laboratory results from unauthorized
2. Lennette, Halows, Hansler, Truant, Manual
access by persons not directly involved.
of Clinical Microbiology, 3rd Edition
Remember that knowledge of the tests and
3. RPR Card Test & Control Cards, Hynson,
their results are accessible only to the patient,
Wescott & Dunning
the attending physician, and youthe performing
4. Monosticon Dri Dot, Organon Diagnostics