Pocket Companion for Physical Examination and Health Assessment, Canadian Edition

2nd Edition

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Key Features

  • Convenient, colour-coded design helps students easily locate the information they need.
  • More than 200 full-colour illustrations clearly demonstrate important anatomy and physiology concepts, examination steps, and normal and abnormal findings.
  • Age-specific developmental competencies highlight important considerations for pediatric, pregnant, and aging patients.
  • Cultural competency icons alert students to relevant cultural considerations in the clinical setting.
  • Abnormal findings tables provide fast access to key information on many frequently encountered conditions.

Table of Contents

1. The Interview and the Health History
2. Mental Health Assessment
3. Assessment Techniques and the Clinical Setting
4. General Survey, Measurement, Vital Signs, and Pain Assessment
5. Skin, Hair, and Nails
6. Head, Face, and Neck, Including Regional Lymphatic System
7. Eyes
8. Ears
9. Nose, Mouth, and Throat
10. Breasts, Including Regional Lymphatic System
11. Thorax and Lungs
12. Heart and Neck Vessels
13. Peripheral Vascular System and Lymphatic System
14. The Abdomen
15. Musculoskeletal System
16. Neurological System
17. Male Genitourinary System
18. Female Genitourinary System
19. Anus, Rectum, and Prostate
20. The Complete Health Assessment: Putting It All Together
21. NEW! Bedside Assessment of the Hospitalized Adult

Details

No. of pages:
304
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders Canada
Print ISBN:
9781927406977
Electronic ISBN:
9781927406984
Electronic ISBN:
9781927406090
Print ISBN:
9781927406106

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