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Clinical Companion for Health Assessment

Clinical Companion for Health Assessment - 3rd edition

Clinical Companion for Health Assessment - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9781401872076

ISBN10: 1401872077

Clinical Companion for Health Assessment by Estes Cauthorne-burnette - ISBN 9781401872076
Edition: 3RD 06
Copyright: 2006
Publisher: Delmar Learning
Published: 2006
International: No
Clinical Companion for Health Assessment by Estes Cauthorne-burnette - ISBN 9781401872076

ISBN13: 9781401872076

ISBN10: 1401872077

Edition: 3RD 06

Summary

The Clinical Companion to Accompany Health Assessment & Physical Examination, third edition, is a convenient and practical pocket-sized reference guide for health assessment. Designed to be used in the clinical setting, this essential resource provides a ready reference to assessment skills and physical examination techniques.

Features:

  • New content on such timely topics as intimate partner violence, transmission-based precautions, ductal lavage, and pain and its effects on the body.
  • All assessment techniques follow a uniform IPPA format (inspection, palpation, percussion, auscultation) as well as the unique ENAP format (examination, normal findings, abnormal findings, pathophysiology).
  • The pathophysiology for each abnormal finding accentuates its scientific nature and provides the user with a basis for making clinical decisions.
  • The head to toe approach provides an easy to follow organization.
  • Anatomy and physiology are reviewed in each assessment area.
  • Individual chapters on the pregnant patient and pediatric patient outline variations in techniques and normal and abnormal findings.
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