Physical Examination and Health Assessment DVD Series: DVD 12: Female Genitalia, Version 2 - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781416040248

Physical Examination and Health Assessment DVD Series: DVD 12: Female Genitalia, Version 2

1st Edition

Authors: Carolyn Jarvis
eBook ISBN: 9781416040248
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 4th September 2007

Description

Video 12 from the Jarvis Physical Examination and Health Assessment Video Series begins with an anatomical review of a woman’s external and internal genitalia, anus, and rectum. It describes critical preparation steps for this sensitive examination, including how to perform a mirror pelvic exam. Then it demonstrates how to inspect and palpate the external and internal genitalia, collect cervical smears and cultures, and perform a bimanual examination. It concludes with assessment of the perianal region and techniques to perform the rectovaginal examination.

Key Features

  • Bonus materials include:
    • Health history topics about the genitourinary tract and lower GI tract
    • A list of equipment for examining the female genitalia, anus, and rectum
    • One cross-cultural scene about pubic hair development in different populations
    • Four developmental scenes about pubic hair development in adolescence, genitalia variations in newborns, cervical os changes with parity, and cervical changes in pregnancy and menopause
    • One health promotion scenario about the mirror pelvic exam
    • A list of patient-teaching topics, ranging from cervical cancer prevention to effective contraception

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781416040248

About the Authors

Carolyn Jarvis Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, School of Nursing, Illinois Wesleyan University; Nurse Practitioner, Community Health Care Clinic, Bloomington, Illinois