Student Laboratory Manual for Seidel's Guide to Physical Examination - 8th Edition - ISBN: 9780323290371

Student Laboratory Manual for Seidel's Guide to Physical Examination

8th Edition

Authors: Jane Ball Joyce Dains G. William Benedict John Flynn Barry Solomon Rosalyn Stewart
eBook ISBN: 9780323290371
Imprint: Mosby


Take charge of your learning with this comprehensive lab manual and student workbook. Activities and resources include learning objectives, chapter reviews, multiple-choice questions, terminology reviews, application activities, case studies, and critical thinking questions. Answers at the back facilitate both learning and review. The 8th edition features a new two-color design and offers expanded application activities and more of an emphasis on evidence-based practice.

Key Features

    • Learning objectives.
    • Chapter overviews.
    • Multiple-choice questions.
    • Terminology reviews.
    • Application activities.
    • Case studies.
    • Critical thinking questions.
    • Answers included in back of manual.


    Table of Contents

    1. The History and Interviewing Process
    2. Cultural Competency
    3. Examination Techniques and Equipment
    4. Vital Signs and Pain Assessment
    5. Mental Status
    6. Growth and Measurement
    7. Nutrition
    8. Skin, Hair, and Nails
    9. Lymphatic System
    10. Head and Neck
    11. Eyes
    12. Ears, Nose, and Throat
    13. Chest and Lungs
    14. Heart
    15. Blood Vessels
    16. Breasts and Axillae
    17. Abdomen
    18. Female Genitalia
    19. Male Genitalia
    20. Anus, Rectum, and Prostate
    21. Musculoskeletal System
    22. Neurologic System
    23. Sports Participation Evaluation
    24. Putting It All Together
    25. Taking the Next Steps: Critical Thinking
    26. Recording Information
    27. Emergency or Life-Threatening Situations
    28. Answer Key


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    About the Author

    Jane Ball

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Trauma Systems Consultant, American College of Surgeons, Gaithersburg, MD

    Joyce Dains

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Profesor and Advanced Practice Nursing Program Director; Manager, Professional Education for Prevention and Early Detection, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas

    G. William Benedict

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Assistant Professor, Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

    John Flynn

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

    Barry Solomon

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Medical Director, Harriet Lane Clinic, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolscent Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

    Rosalyn Stewart

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD