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Physical examination & health assessment

Carolyn Jarvis ; original illustrations by Pat Thomas ; assessment photographs by Kevin Strandberg.
  • St. Louis, Mo. : Elsevier/Saunders, ©2012.
  • 6th ed.
  • xv, 880 pages : colored illustrations; 28 cm.
Also known as
  • Physical examination and health assessment
Subjects
Medical Subjects
Contents
  • UNIT 1 ASSESSMENT OF THE WHOLE PERSON
  • 1. Evidence-Based Assessment
  • 2. Cultural Competence: Cultural Care
  • 3. Interview
  • 4. Complete Health History
  • 5. Mental Status Assessment
  • 6. Substance Use Assessment
  • 7. Domestic Violence Assessment
  • UNIT 2 APPROACH TO THE CLINICAL SETTING
  • 8. Assessment Techniques and the Clinical Setting
  • 9. General Survey, Measurement, Vital Signs
  • 10. Pain Assessment: The Fifth Vital Sign
  • 11. Nutritional Assessment
  • UNIT 3 PHYSICAL EXAMINATION
  • 12. Skin, Hair, and Nails
  • 13. Head, Face, and Neck, Including Regional Lymphatics
  • 14. Eyes
  • 15. Ears
  • 16. Nose, Mouth, and Throat
  • 17. Breasts and Regional Lymphatics
  • 18. Thorax and Lungs
  • 19. Heart and Neck Vessels
  • 20. Peripheral Vascular System and Lymphatic System
  • 21. Abdomen
  • 22. Musculoskeletal System
  • 23. Neurologic System
  • 24. Male Genitourinary System
  • 25. Anus, Rectum, and Prostate
  • 26. Female Genitourinary System
  • UNIT 4 INTEGRATION OF THE HEALTH SYSTEM
  • 27. Complete Health Assessment: Putting It All Together
  • 28. Bedside Assessment of the Hospitalized Adult
  • 29. Pregnant Woman
  • 30. Functional Assessment of the Older Adult.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9781437701517
  • 1437701515
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 709606358
  • OCLC: 709606358

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