9780766824126

Health Assessment & Physical Examination

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  • ISBN13:

    9780766824126

  • ISBN10:

    0766824128

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 10/11/2001
  • Publisher: CENGAGE Delmar Learning
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Summary

Marymount Univ., Arlington, VA. Study guide to accompany the author's text, Health Assessment & Physical Examination, 2nd edition, c2001. Provides laboratory activities, key terms, review of systems for each body system, physical exam skill checklists, questions on gerontological variations, self-assessment quizzes, and more. Previous edition: c1998. Softcover.

Table of Contents

Preface iv
Unit I: Laying the Foundation
Critical Thinking and the Nursing Process
1(6)
The Patient Interview
7(6)
The Complete Health History Including Documentation
13(12)
Unit II: Special Assessments
Developmental Assessment
25(8)
Cultural Assessment
33(8)
Spiritual Assessment
41(6)
Nutritional Assessment
47(10)
Unit III: Physical Assessment
Physical Assessment Techniques
57(6)
General Survey and Vital Signs
63(8)
Skin, Hair, and Nails
71(10)
Head, Neck, and Regional Lymphatics
81(6)
Eyes
87(10)
Ears, Nose, Mouth, and Throat
97(10)
Breasts and Regional Nodes
107(8)
Thorax and Lungs
115(12)
Heart and Peripheral Vasculature
127(12)
Abdomen
139(10)
Musculoskeletal System
149(12)
Mental Status and Neurological Techniques
161(14)
Female Genitalia
175(10)
Male Genitalia
185(8)
Anus, Rectum, and Prostate
193(6)
Unit IV: Special Populations
Pregnant Patient
199(10)
Pediatric Patient
209(12)
Unit V: Putting It All Together
The Complete Health History and Physical Examination
221(6)
Appendix A: Answers to Self-Assessment Quizzes 227(9)
Appendix B: Abbreviations 236

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