Physical Examination and Health Assessment DVD Series: DVD 18: Bedside Assessment of the Hospitalized Adult, Version 2 - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781416099963

Physical Examination and Health Assessment DVD Series: DVD 18: Bedside Assessment of the Hospitalized Adult, Version 2

1st Edition

Authors: Carolyn Jarvis
eBook ISBN: 9781416099963
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 29th October 2008

Description

Learn to successfully assess your patient in the hospital setting with this new and unique DVD! Full-motion videos show you how to conduct shift assessments on both a surgical and a medical patient, with real nurses demonstrating proper assessment techniques with rationales. Plus, anatomy and physiology overlays, animations, bulleted summary points, and developmental and cultural highlights reinforce your learning and help you understand how to conduct a physical examination of the bedside patient as a bridge to clinical practice.

Key Features

  • Dynamic full-motion video, with real nurses examining a medical and a surgical patient to help you understand how to conduct critical reassessments of hospitalized patients.
  • Animations and illustration overlays depicting physiologic processes with narrative explanations that clarify underlying concepts and show what to expect to find beneath the surface of the skin.
  • Developmental and cultural highlights address special considerations for patients of various ages and ethnicities and prepare you to confidently assess anyone.

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781416099963

About the Authors

Carolyn Jarvis Author

Affiliations and Expertise

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