Health Assessment Online for Health Assessment for Nursing Practice, Version 2 (Access Code)

4th Edition


  • Susan Wilson
  • Jean Giddens
  • Key Features

    • UNIQUE! New Self-Paced Learning Modules provide a structured approach to online learning as a supplement to reading assignments and as a way to apply and test your knowledge in an interactive format
    • UNIQUE! New comprehensive case studies for each system
    • UNIQUE! New fully narrated animations
    • Video clips demonstrate how to conduct exams on a variety of patients of various ages, ethnicities, and genders
    • Heart and lung sounds
    • UNIQUE! Full-color photos with anatomic landmark overlays provide an understanding of the anatomy beneath the surface of the skin
    • NCLEX-Style review questions
    • Includes 75 of the most common lab and diagnostic tests to allow for one-stop referral of findings for lab and diagnostic tests
    • UNIQUE! PDA-downloadable step-by-step exam checklists with exam steps for each system downloadable for PDAs
    • Audio glossary
    • Includes a variety of engaging Interactive Exercises for quizzing or quick review

    Table of Contents

    Learning Modules and Capstone Cases:

    Module 1: Skin Hair, and Nails

    Module 2: Face, Head, and Neck

    Module 3: Eyes

    Module 4: Ears

    Module 5: Nose and Throat

    Module 6: Lungs

    Module 7: Cardiac

    Module 8: Peripheral Vascular System

    Module 9: Abdomen and Gastrointestinal System

    Module 10: Musculoskeletal System

    Module 11: Neurologic System

    Module 12: Breasts and Axillae

    Module 13: Female Genitalia

    Module 14: Male Genitalia

    Module 15: Rectum and Prostate


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    About the editors

    Susan Wilson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Emeritus Associate Professor, Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas

    Jean Giddens

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Executive Nurse Fellow, Dean and Professor, School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia