The only respiratory care text devoted exclusively to patient assessment! By performing a thorough patient assessment, youâll be able to assist physicians in the decision-making process regarding treatment, in evaluating the treatmentâs effectiveness, and in determining if changes in the treatment need to be made. The bookâs comprehensive approach covers all of the most important aspects and topics of assessment. This edition is streamlined to emphasize learning objectives. And you can prepare for the CRT exam more effectively with the new NBRC Exam Matrix Correlation Guide!