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Seidel's guide to physical examination

Seidel's guide to physical examination

Ball, Jane, author; Solomon, Barry S., author; Dains, Joyce E., author; Stewart, Rosalyn W., author; Flynn, John A. (Physician), author; Seidel, Henry M. (Henry Murray), 1922-

This is a comprehensive textbook of physical examination, history-taking and health assessment with an emphasis on differential diagnosis and variations across the lifespan. It conveys a compassionate, patient-centered approach to physical examination with a strong evidence-based foundation

Book. English.
8th edition
Published St. Louis: Elsevier Mosby, [2015]
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Details

Edition statement: by Jane W. Ball, Joyce E. Dains, John A. Flynn, Barry S. Solomon, Rosalyn W. Stewart.
ISBN: 0323112404, 9780323112406
Intended audience: Specialized.
Physical Description: xix, 714 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Subject: Health and Fitness.; Health and Wellbeing.; Physical diagnosis.
Alternative Title: Guide to physical examination

Contents

  1. 1. The History and Interviewing Process
  2. 2. Cultural Competency
  3. 3. Examination Techniques and Equipment
  4. 4. Vital Signs and Pain Assessment NEW!
  5. 5. Mental Status
  6. 6. Growth and Measurement
  7. 7. Nutrition
  8. 8. Skin, Hair, and Nails
  9. 9. Lymphatic System
  10. 10. Head and Neck
  11. 11. Eyes
  12. 12. Ears, Nose, and Throat
  13. 13. Chest and Lungs
  14. 14. Heart
  15. 15. Blood Vessels
  16. 16. Breasts and Axillae
  17. 17. Abdomen
  18. 18. Female Genitalia
  19. 19. Male Genitalia
  20. 20. Anus, Rectum, and Prostate
  21. 21. Musculoskeletal System
  22. 22. Neurologic System
  23. 23. Sports Participation Evaluation
  24. 24. Putting It All Together
  25. 25. Taking the Next Steps: Critical Thinking
  26. 26. Recording Information
  27. 27. Emergency or Life-Threatening Situations
  28. Appendix A: Conversion Tables
  29. Appendix B: Temperature Equivalents
  30. Glossary