CART

(0) items

Health Assessment in Nursing,9780781762403

Health Assessment in Nursing

by ;
Edition:
3rd
ISBN13:

9780781762403

ISBN10:
0781762405
Media:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
2/21/2006
Publisher(s):
LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS
List Price: $101.28

Rent Textbook

(Recommended)
 
Term
Due
Price
$4.99

Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
$1.00

Buy New Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
$4.05

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $0.01

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 3rd edition with a publication date of 2/21/2006.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Summary

Weber and Kelley's Health Assessment in Nursing has evolved into a complete suite of products poised to help both the student and the instructor. In addition to a revised text, Lab Manual, and Handbook, this edition brings a complete online course and a brand-new head-to-toe assessment video. The text itself boasts an improved layout, a vibrant new art program, and four new chapters on pain assessment, nutritional assessment, spiritual assessment, and assessment of families using violence.

Table of Contents

Conceptual Overview of Nursing Health Assessmentp. 1
Nurse's Role in Health Assessment: Collecting and Analyzing Datap. 3
The Client in Context: Culture, Spirituality, Family, and Communityp. 13
Nursing Data Collection, Documentation, and Analysisp. 27
Collecting Subjective Datap. 29
Collecting Objective Datap. 49
Validating and Documenting Datap. 63
Using Diagnostic Reasoning Skills to Analyze Datap. 75
Nursing Assessment of the Adultp. 83
General Survey, Mental Status Exam, and Vital Signsp. 85
Pain Assessmentp. 107
Nutritional Assessmentp. 119
Spiritual Assessmentp. 143
Skin, Hair, and Nail Assessmentp. 157
Head and Neck Assessmentp. 191
Eye Assessmentp. 213
Ear Assessmentp. 253
Mouth, Throat, Nose, and Sinus Assessmentp. 273
Thoracic and Lung Assessmentp. 297
Breast and Lymphatic Assessmentp. 329
Heart and Neck Vessel Assessmentp. 351
Peripheral Vascular Assessmentp. 391
Abdominal Assessmentp. 425
Female Genitalia Assessmentp. 469
Male Genitalia Assessmentp. 505
Anus, Rectum, and Prostate Assessmentp. 529
Musculoskeletal Assessmentp. 549
Neurologic Assessmentp. 593
Pulling it All Togetherp. 637
Nursing Assessment of Special Groupsp. 647
Assessment of the Childbearing Womanp. 649
Assessment of Newborns and Infantsp. 685
Assessment of Children and Adolescentsp. 733
Assessment of the Frail Elderly Clientp. 807
Assessment of the Familyp. 873
Assessment of Families Using Violencep. 895
Community Assessmentp. 911
Appendices
Sample Adult Nursing Health History and Physical Assessmentp. 931
NANDA-Approved Nursing Diagnoses (2005-2006)p. 937
Selected Collaborative Problemsp. 941
Mini-nutritional Assessment (MNA)p. 943
Skin Self-Examinationp. 945
Breast Self-Examination (BSE)p. 947
Testicular Self-Examinationp. 949
Growth Chartsp. 951
Estimated Calorie Requirements (in Kilocalories) for Each Gender and Age Group at Three Levels of Physical Activityp. 963
The Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) Eating Plan at 1,600-, 2,000-, 2,600-, and 3,100-Calorie Levelsp. 965
USDA Food Guidep. 967
Glossaryp. 971
Art Credit Listp. 977
Indexp. 979
Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...