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Cox, Carol L.

Physical Assessment for Nurses and Healthcare Professionals

Cox, Carol L. - Physical Assessment for Nurses and Healthcare Professionals, ebook

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Physical Assessment for Health Care Professionals offers a practical and comprehensive guide to best clinical practice when taking patient history and physical examination. This accessible text is structured in accordance with the competencies for advanced practice in assessment, diagnosis and treatment as published by the RCN. Following a systematic, systems-based approach to patient assessment, it includes a summary of the key clinical skills needed to develop and improve clinical examination in order to confidently assess, diagnose, plan and provide outstanding care.

In this revised edition, colour photographs and case studies have been included to assist health care practitioners in their assessment of the patient. This important guide:

  • Includes a highly visual colour presentation with photographs and illustrations.
  • Features a wide range of key learning points to help guide practice.
  • Offers illustrative examples, applications to practice and case studies.
  • Is available in a range of digital formats – perfect for ‘on the go’ study and reference.

Written for health care students, newly qualified and advanced nurse practitioners, and those in the allied health professions, Physical Assessment for Health Care Professionals is the essential guide for developing the skills needed to accurately access patient history and physical examination.

Keywords:

Guide to the Physical Assessment for Health Care Professionals; Understanding the Physical Assessment for Health Care Professionals; text on the Physical Assessment for Health Care Professionals; resource to Physical Assessment for Health Care Professionals; Interviewing and History Taking for health care professionals; General Health Assessment for professionals; Examination of the Cardiovascular System for healthcare professionals; Examination of the Respiratory System for professionals; Examination of the Abdomen for professionals; Examination of the Male Genitalia for professionals; Examination of the Female Genitalia for professionals; Mental Health Assessment for professionals; Examination of the Nervous System for professionals; Examination of the Eye for professionals; Examination of the Musculoskeletal System for professionals; Assessment of the Child for professionals

, Clinical Specialties, Clinical Skills, Clinical Specialties, Clinical Skills
Author(s)
Editor
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2019
Language
en
Edition
3
Page amount
480 pages
Category
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781119108993
Printed ISBN
9781119108979

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