Jarvis's Physical Examination and Health Assessment Student Lab Manual - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780729539746, 9780729579742

Jarvis's Physical Examination and Health Assessment Student Lab Manual

1st Edition

ANZ adaptation

Authors: Kathleen Blair Mel Dudson Andrea Miller Nicole Norman
Paperback ISBN: 9780729539746
eBook ISBN: 9780729579742
Imprint: Saunders Australia
Published Date: 30th October 2011

Description

A revised, practical workbook aligning with Jarvis's Physical Examination & Health Assessment ANZ edition.

Student Laboratory Manual - Jarvis's Physical Examination & Health Assessment Manual ANZ edition is equally useful as a health assessment study guide or as a tool in the clinical skills laboratory.

The Student Laboratory Manual aligns with Jarvis's Physical Examination & Health Assessment ANZ edition; fully revised for nursing students and clinicians in Australia and New Zealand.
 
The manual features chapter-by-chapter reading assignments corresponding with the textbook, along with glossary terms, exercises and questions to reinforce key concepts in health assessment.

Companion publications to Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment Online ANZ edition:

• Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment ANZ edition – a comprehensive and fully revised edition of the popular nursing resource tailored for the Australian and New Zealand market

• Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment Online ANZ edition – an interactive set of self-paced online learning modules complemented by over images, audio and videos

• Pocket Companion – Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment ANZ edition – a pocket-sized quick-reference companion ideal for students to carry on clinical placement

Key Features

• Chapter by chapter reading assignments correspond to Jarvis's Physical Examination and Health Assessment (ANZ edition)
• Glossary for reinforcement of key terms
• Study guide questions include:
o Short Answer
o Fill in the blanks
o Critical thinking
• Review questions include:
o Multiple choice
o Mix & match
o Short answer
• Additional Learning activities
• Illustrations with blank labels for the identification and naming of structures
• Answers to Review questions provided in Appendix A
• Physical examination forms to record data in the clinical setting
• Clinical objectives and instructions to guide all clinical examinations

Table of Contents

Unit 1 Approaches and contexts of health assessment in nursing
Chapter 1 The Context of Health Assessment
Chapter 2 Critical Thinking in Health Assessment
Chapter 3 Developmental Tasks and Health Promotion across the life cycle
Chapter 4 Cultural competence: Cultural Care
Chapter 5 Risk and Safety Management: Screening for domestic violence and abuse

Unit 2 Health assessment tools and techniques
Chapter 6 The health assessment interview
Chapter 7 The complete health history
Chapter 8 Physical assessment techniques
Chapter 9 General survey, measurement and vital signs
Chapter 10 Pain assessment: the fifth vital sign

Unit 3 Assessing activity: Cardiovascular function
Chapter 11 Peripheral vascular system and lymphatic system
Chapter 12 Heart and neck vessels

Unit 4 Assessing activity: Respiratory function
Chapter 13 Nose, mouth and throat
Chapter 14 Thorax and lungs

Unit 5 Assessing activity: Musculoskeletal function
Chapter 15 Musculoskeletal system

Unit 6 Assessing nutrition and metabolism
Chapter 16 Nutritional assessment
Chapter 17 Skin, hair and nails

Unit 7 Assessing kidney, bladder and bowel function
Chapter 18 Urinary tract function
Chapter 19 Abdomen
Chapter 20 Bowel function

Unit 8 Assessing mental status, neurological and sensory function
Chapter 21 Mental status examination
Chapter 22 Neurological system
Chapter 23 Eyes
Chapter 24 Ears

Unit 9 Assessing sexuality and reproductive function
Chapter 25 Female sexual and reproductive function
Chapter 26 Male genitalia
Chapter 27 Breasts and regio

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders Australia 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders Australia
eBook ISBN:
9780729579742
Paperback ISBN:
9780729539746

About the Author

Kathleen Blair

Director of Clinical Education Charles Darwin University

Affiliations and Expertise

Director Clinical Education, School of Health, Charles Darwin University, Casuarina Campus, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

Mel Dudson

RN, Grad Cert Clinical Nursing Education

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Coordinator, School of Health, Charles Darwin University, Casuarina Campus, Northern Territory, Australia

Andrea Miller

BN (Hons), Grad Cert of Stomal Therapy, Grad Cert of University Learning & Teaching, Grad Dip of Health Science, Master of Clinical Nursing, Master of Education

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer, School of Health Sciences, University of Tasmania, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Nicole Norman

Bachelor of Nursing, Grad Cert in Emergency Nursing, Grad Cert in University Teaching and Learning

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer in Nursing, School of Health, Charles Darwin University, Casuarina Campus, Northern Territory, Australia