Seidel's guide to physical examination : an interprofessional approach / Jane W. Ball, Joyce E. Dains, John A. Flynn, Barry S. Solomon, Rosalyn W. Stewart.

By: Ball, Jane (Jane W.) [author.]
Contributor(s): Dains, Joyce E [author.] | Flynn, John A [author.] | Solomon, Barry S [author.] | Stewart, Rosalyn W [author.] | Ball, Jane (Jane W.). Seidel's guide to physical examination. Eight edition. 2015
Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri : Mosby, [2018]Copyright date: �2019Edition: Ninth editionDescription: 1 online resource (720 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780323545068; 0323545068; 9780323545389; 0323545386Other title: Guide to physical examinationSubject(s): Physical diagnosis | Medical history taking | Physical Examination -- methods | Medical History Taking -- methods | Medical history taking | Physical diagnosisGenre/Form: Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Seidel's guide to physical examination.DDC classification: 616.07/54 LOC classification: RC76 | .B35 2019eOnline resources: Click here for the e-copy
Contents:
The history and interviewing process -- Cultural competency -- Examination techniques and equipment -- Clinical reasoning -- Documentation -- Vital signs and pain assessment -- Mental status -- Growth, measurement, and nutrition -- Skin, hair, and nails -- Lymphatic system -- Head and neck -- Eyes -- Ears, nose, and throat -- Chest and lungs -- Heart -- Blood vessels -- Breasts and axillae -- Abdomen -- Female genitalia -- Male genitalia -- Anus, rectum, and prostate -- Musculoskeletal system -- Neurologic system -- Sports participation evaluation -- Putting it all together -- Emergency or life-threatening situations -- Appendices. Height/weight growth charts -- Pediatric blood pressure tables.
Summary: "Seidel's Guide to Physical Examination 9th Edition offers a uniquely interprofessional, patient-centered, lifespan approach to physical examination and health assessment. This new edition features an increased focus on patient safety, clinical reasoning, and evidence-based practice, along with an emphasis on the development of good communication skills and effective hands-on examination techniques. Each core chapter is organized into four sections - Anatomy and Physiology, Review of Related History, Examination and Findings, and Abnormalities - with lifespan content integrated into each area. Written by an author team comprised of advance practice nurses and physicians with specialties in the care of adults, older adults, and children, this one-of-a-kind textbook addresses health assessment and physical examination for a wide variety of disciplines"--Publisher's description.
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Revised edition of: Seidel's guide to physical examination / Jane W. Ball, Joyce E. Dains, John A. Flynn, Barry S. Solomon, Rosalyn W. Stewart. Eighth edition. [2015].

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The history and interviewing process -- Cultural competency -- Examination techniques and equipment -- Clinical reasoning -- Documentation -- Vital signs and pain assessment -- Mental status -- Growth, measurement, and nutrition -- Skin, hair, and nails -- Lymphatic system -- Head and neck -- Eyes -- Ears, nose, and throat -- Chest and lungs -- Heart -- Blood vessels -- Breasts and axillae -- Abdomen -- Female genitalia -- Male genitalia -- Anus, rectum, and prostate -- Musculoskeletal system -- Neurologic system -- Sports participation evaluation -- Putting it all together -- Emergency or life-threatening situations -- Appendices. Height/weight growth charts -- Pediatric blood pressure tables.

"Seidel's Guide to Physical Examination 9th Edition offers a uniquely interprofessional, patient-centered, lifespan approach to physical examination and health assessment. This new edition features an increased focus on patient safety, clinical reasoning, and evidence-based practice, along with an emphasis on the development of good communication skills and effective hands-on examination techniques. Each core chapter is organized into four sections - Anatomy and Physiology, Review of Related History, Examination and Findings, and Abnormalities - with lifespan content integrated into each area. Written by an author team comprised of advance practice nurses and physicians with specialties in the care of adults, older adults, and children, this one-of-a-kind textbook addresses health assessment and physical examination for a wide variety of disciplines"--Publisher's description.

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