Princeton University Library Catalog

Sapira's art & science of bedside diagnosis / Jane M. Orient.

Author:
Orient, Jane M. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2005.
Εdition:
3rd ed.
Description:
xix, 723 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Summary note:
"The Third Edition of this comprehensive textbook explores proven techniques for interviewing and physical examination - from the fundamentals to the most advanced levels. Methods are described in step-by-step detail, with clinical pearls and insightful vignettes, explanations of the physiologic significance of findings, and extensive discussions of evidence-based medicine."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 691-692) and index.
Contents:
1. Introduction -- 2. The interview -- 3. The history -- 4. The case record -- 5. General appearance -- 6. The vital signs -- 7. Integument -- 8. Lymph nodes -- 9. The head -- 10. The eye -- 11. The ear -- 12. The nose -- 13. The oropharynx -- 14. The neck -- 15. The breast -- 16. The chest -- 17. The heart -- 18. Arteries -- 19. Veins -- 20. The abdomen -- 21. Male genitalia -- 22. Female genitalia -- 23. The rectum -- 24. The extremities -- 25. The musculoskeletal system -- 26. The neurologic examination -- 27. Clinical reasoning -- 28. Some bedside laboratory tricks -- 29. Annotated bibliography.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
  • Sapira's art and science of bedside diagnosis
  • Art & science of bedside diagnosis
ISBN:
0781757312
LCCN:
2005002005
OCLC:
57626120
Related name:
RCP:
C - S