Summary: Here is a convenient clinical companion for health assessment and physical examination. It is a practical reference tool to be used in clinical settings, not only for nursing students and faculty but also practicing professionals in the field and in continuing education settings. It focuses on physical assessment skills and clinical examination techniques.
ENAP format (examination, normal findings, abnormal findings, pathophysiology) followed consistently ...show morefor all assessment techniques
approximately 150 line drawings and photos and numerous tables provide visual support for the text
key health history elements are included for each body system to help you target the interview
pathophysiology included for each abnormal finding underscores scientific nature of material which provides basis for making clinical decisions
concise Anatomy and Physiology sections offer overview of key assessment areas ...show less