Basic Microscopy – Setting Up the Microscope

Microscopes are important pieces of equipment used in the management of patient care. Compound microscopes have mechanical and optical components essential to their function and use. It is important to set up microscopes for optimal viewing every time it is used. This video gives a brief overview of how to set up a microscope for viewing a specimen on a slide.

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