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The Resource Health assessment for nursing practice, Susan F. Wilson, Jean Foret Giddens

Health assessment for nursing practice, Susan F. Wilson, Jean Foret Giddens

Label
Health assessment for nursing practice
Title
Health assessment for nursing practice
Statement of responsibility
Susan F. Wilson, Jean Foret Giddens
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Health Assessment for Nursing Practice, second edition was designed to help you learn the concepts and skills you'll need for performing health assessments - and also provide a source of complete assessment information to refer to for years to come." "Page through this book and check out the following features: step-by-step examination process; full-color design with hundreds of helpful illustrations; integrated life span content; risk factors boxes; cultural and ethnic variations boxes; health promotion content; critical thinking questions (answers included in the back); case studies with questions (answers included in the back); and glossary of terms."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
VVL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Susan Fickertt
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Giddens, Jean
  • Thompson, June M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical History Taking
  • Nursing Assessment
  • Physical Examination
Label
Health assessment for nursing practice, Susan F. Wilson, Jean Foret Giddens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: Health assessment for nursing practice / June M. Thompson, Susan F. Wilson. c1996
Accompanying material
1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 826-831) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why learn health assessment? -- Developmental assessment through the life span -- Ethnic and cultural considerations -- Interviewing to obtain a health history -- Equipment for physical assessment -- Techniques of physical assessment -- Mental health assessment -- Comfort and pain assessment -- Sleep and rest assessment -- Nutritional assessment -- Skin, hair, and nails -- Lymphatic system -- Head and neck -- Nose, paranasal sinuses, mouth, and oropharynx -- Ears and auditory system -- Eyes and visual system -- Lungs and respiratory system -- Heart and peripheral vascular system -- Breasts and axillae -- Abdomen and gastrointestinal system -- Female genitalia and reproductive system -- Male genitalia -- Anus, rectum, and prostate -- Musculoskeletal system -- Neurologic system -- Assessment of the pregnant client -- Head-to-toe examination and documentation
Control code
45212010
Dimensions
28 cm +
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xx, 857 pages
Isbn
9780323008761
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
Label
Health assessment for nursing practice, Susan F. Wilson, Jean Foret Giddens
Publication
Note
Rev. ed. of: Health assessment for nursing practice / June M. Thompson, Susan F. Wilson. c1996
Accompanying material
1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 826-831) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why learn health assessment? -- Developmental assessment through the life span -- Ethnic and cultural considerations -- Interviewing to obtain a health history -- Equipment for physical assessment -- Techniques of physical assessment -- Mental health assessment -- Comfort and pain assessment -- Sleep and rest assessment -- Nutritional assessment -- Skin, hair, and nails -- Lymphatic system -- Head and neck -- Nose, paranasal sinuses, mouth, and oropharynx -- Ears and auditory system -- Eyes and visual system -- Lungs and respiratory system -- Heart and peripheral vascular system -- Breasts and axillae -- Abdomen and gastrointestinal system -- Female genitalia and reproductive system -- Male genitalia -- Anus, rectum, and prostate -- Musculoskeletal system -- Neurologic system -- Assessment of the pregnant client -- Head-to-toe examination and documentation
Control code
45212010
Dimensions
28 cm +
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xx, 857 pages
Isbn
9780323008761
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)

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