Summary: Completely updated, and now in full color, this Fourth Edition presents assessment skills in the reader-friendly Incredibly Easy! format that makes learning fun. Using light-hearted humor, the text provides the know-how nurses need to obtain pertinent health histories, perform physical examinations, and recognize normal and abnormal findings. Abundant full-color illustrations, charts, memory joggers, and other special features help nurses master assessment techniques ...show more and remember key information.
This edition includes additional coverage of obesity. A new logo Handle with Care spotlights the unique needs of pediatric, geriatric, and bariatric patients. The Practice Makes Perfect self-test includes updated NCLEX®-style questions with answers.
A companion Website will offer ancillary materials such as an image bank and printable study cards. ...show less