Princeton University Library Catalog

Physical examination & health assessment / Carolyn Jarvis ; original illustrations by Pat Thomas ; assessment photographs by Kevin Strandberg.

Author:
Jarvis, Carolyn [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
St. Louis, Mo. : Elsevier/Saunders, c2012.
Εdition:
6th ed.
Description:
xv, 880 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Evidence-based assessment -- Cultural competence: cultural care -- The interview -- The complete health history -- Mental status assessment -- Substance use assessment -- Domestic violence assessment -- Assessment techniques and the clinical setting -- General survey, measurement, vital signs -- Pain assessment : the fifth vital sign -- Nutritional assessment -- Skin, hair, and nails -- Head, face, and neck, including regional lymphatics -- Eyes -- Ears -- Nose, mouth, and throat -- Breasts and regional lymphatics -- Thorax and lungs -- Heart and neck vessels -- Peripheral vascular system and lymphatic system -- Abdomen -- Musculoskeletal system -- Neurologic system -- Male genitourinary system -- Anus, rectum, and prostate -- Female genitourinary system -- The complete health assessment: putting it all together -- Bedside assessment of the hospitalized adult -- The pregnant woman -- Functional assessment of the older adult.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Physical examination and health assessment
ISBN:
  • 9781437701517
  • 1437701515
OCLC:
709606358
RCP:
C - S