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

Health assessment for nursing practice, Susan Fickertt Wilson, Jean Foret Giddens

Label
Health assessment for nursing practice
Title
Health assessment for nursing practice
Statement of responsibility
Susan Fickertt Wilson, Jean Foret Giddens
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Using a nursing-oriented, holistic approach, this straightforward text provides you with a visual presentation to conducting physical examinations. This textbook clearly delineates the routine exam techniques from those exams for special circumstances or advanced practice."--Publisher's website
Cataloging source
NLM
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Wilson, Susan Fickertt
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WY 100.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Giddens, Jean
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nursing assessment
  • Medical history taking
  • Nursing diagnosis
  • Nursing Assessment
  • Medical History Taking
  • Physical Examination
Label
Health assessment for nursing practice, Susan Fickertt Wilson, Jean Foret Giddens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Foundations for health assessment -- Importance of health assessment -- Interviewing patients to obtain a health history -- Techniques and equipment for physical assessment -- General inspection and measurement of vital signs -- Ethic, cultural, and spiritual considerations -- Pain assessment -- Mental health and abusive behavior assessment -- Nutritional assessment -- Health assessment of the adult -- Head, eyes, ears, nose, and throat -- Lungs and respiratory system -- Heart and peripheral vascular system -- Abdomen and gastrointestinal system -- Musculoskeletal system -- Neurologic system -- Breasts and axillae -- Reproductive system and the perineum -- Health assessment across the life span -- Developmental assessment throughout the life span -- Assessment of the infant, child, and adolescent -- Assessment of the pregnant patient -- Assessment of the older adult -- Synthesis and application of health assessment -- Conducting a head-to-toe examination -- Documenting the comprehensive health assessment -- Adapting health assessment to the hospitalized patient
Control code
806198645
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xxii, 606 pages
Isbn
9780323091510
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)806198645
Label
Health assessment for nursing practice, Susan Fickertt Wilson, Jean Foret Giddens
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Foundations for health assessment -- Importance of health assessment -- Interviewing patients to obtain a health history -- Techniques and equipment for physical assessment -- General inspection and measurement of vital signs -- Ethic, cultural, and spiritual considerations -- Pain assessment -- Mental health and abusive behavior assessment -- Nutritional assessment -- Health assessment of the adult -- Head, eyes, ears, nose, and throat -- Lungs and respiratory system -- Heart and peripheral vascular system -- Abdomen and gastrointestinal system -- Musculoskeletal system -- Neurologic system -- Breasts and axillae -- Reproductive system and the perineum -- Health assessment across the life span -- Developmental assessment throughout the life span -- Assessment of the infant, child, and adolescent -- Assessment of the pregnant patient -- Assessment of the older adult -- Synthesis and application of health assessment -- Conducting a head-to-toe examination -- Documenting the comprehensive health assessment -- Adapting health assessment to the hospitalized patient
Control code
806198645
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xxii, 606 pages
Isbn
9780323091510
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)806198645

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