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Advanced health assessment and differential diagnosis : essentials for clinical practice / Karen M. Myrick, Laima M. Karosas, editors ; expert consultant, Suzanne C. Smeltzer.

Contributor(s): Myrick, Karen M [editor.] | Karosas, Laima Maria [editor.] | Smeltzer, Suzanne C. O'Connell [consultant.]Material type: TextTextLanguage: English Publisher: New York, NY : Springer Publishing Company, 2021Copyright date: ©2021Description: xxii, 485 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0826162495; 9780826162496Subject(s): Nursing Assessment -- methods | Nursing Diagnosis -- methods | Diagnosis, DifferentialNLM classification: WY 100.4
Contents:
Health history, the patient interview, and motivational interviewing / Laima M. Karosas -- Advanced health assessment of the head, neck, and lymphatic system / Erin Fusco -- Advanced health assessment of the nose, mouth, and throat / Jensen Lewis -- Advanced health assessment of the eyes and ears / Kristen Marie Guida -- Advanced health assessment of skin, hair, and nails / Lindita Vinca -- Advanced health assessment of the cardiovascular system / Allison Rusgo -- Advanced health assessment of the respiratory system / Dale Robertson -- Advanced health assessment of the abdomen, rectum, and anus / Adrienne Small -- Advanced health assessment of the male genitourinary system / Susanne A. Quallich -- Advanced health assessment of the female reproductive system / Angela Richard-Eaglin, Jacquelyn McMillian-Bohler -- Advanced health assessment of the neurological system / Alexandra Armitage -- Advanced health assessment of the musculoskeletal system / Karen M. Myrick.
Summary: With a focus on promoting sound clinical decision-making and a streamlined and highly accessible approach, this text delivers up-to-date primary care health assessment techniques for individuals throughout the life span. Each chapter offers a concise overview of anatomy and physiology and an in-depth review of normal and abnormal findings. Chapters feature a comprehensive assessment of special populations, including patients with disabilities; pediatric, pregnant, and elderly patients; and transgender and veteran populations. Chapters are further enhanced with illustrations, images, and case studies that demonstrate clinical reasoning and application of principles to practice. -- From publisher's description.
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General Book General Book Kuakarun Nursing Library
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Health history, the patient interview, and motivational interviewing / Laima M. Karosas -- Advanced health assessment of the head, neck, and lymphatic system / Erin Fusco -- Advanced health assessment of the nose, mouth, and throat / Jensen Lewis -- Advanced health assessment of the eyes and ears / Kristen Marie Guida -- Advanced health assessment of skin, hair, and nails / Lindita Vinca -- Advanced health assessment of the cardiovascular system / Allison Rusgo -- Advanced health assessment of the respiratory system / Dale Robertson -- Advanced health assessment of the abdomen, rectum, and anus / Adrienne Small -- Advanced health assessment of the male genitourinary system / Susanne A. Quallich -- Advanced health assessment of the female reproductive system / Angela Richard-Eaglin, Jacquelyn McMillian-Bohler -- Advanced health assessment of the neurological system / Alexandra Armitage -- Advanced health assessment of the musculoskeletal system / Karen M. Myrick.

With a focus on promoting sound clinical decision-making and a streamlined and highly accessible approach, this text delivers up-to-date primary care health assessment techniques for individuals throughout the life span. Each chapter offers a concise overview of anatomy and physiology and an in-depth review of normal and abnormal findings. Chapters feature a comprehensive assessment of special populations, including patients with disabilities; pediatric, pregnant, and elderly patients; and transgender and veteran populations. Chapters are further enhanced with illustrations, images, and case studies that demonstrate clinical reasoning and application of principles to practice. -- From publisher's description.

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