Pocket Companion for Physical Examination and Health Assessment E Book

Pocket Companion for Physical Examination and Health Assessment   E Book
Author: Carolyn Jarvis
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 312
Release: 2018-11-01
ISBN: 1771721502
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pocket Companion for Physical Examination and Health Assessment E Book Book Excerpt:

The practical nursing handbook you can use in the clinical setting! Pocket Companion for Physical Examination and Health Assessment, Canadian 3rd Edition makes it fast and easy to look up essential assessment skills and techniques. This portable clinical guide helps you conduct more effective exams by referring to summaries of examination steps, normal versus abnormal findings, lifespan and multicultural considerations, and over 200 full-colour photos and illustrations. With added content on the Electronic Health Record, charting, paediatrics, pregnant, and aging adult patients, and narrative recording this handbook is a perfect clinical tool whether you’re a beginner who is learning assessment skills or a practitioner who needs a portable reference! Two-column format for examination content makes it easier to access, learn, and understand key physical examination skills and findings. Abnormal findings tables help you to recognize, sort, and describe key abnormal findings. Colour-coded bars visually segment each body system chapter into major sections (anatomy, subjective data, objective data, and abnormal findings) to promote accessibility to content. Summary checklists offer reviews of key examination steps. Developmental Considerations sections highlight content specific to infants, children, adolescents, pregnant women, and older adults. Cultural and Social Considerations sections reflect the cultural diversity of Canada’s population. More than 200 full-colour illustrations demonstrate examination skills, underlying anatomy and physiology, and normal and abnormal findings to provide you with a complete picture for physical examination. NEW! Content on the Electronic Health Record, charting, and narrative recording provides you with examples of how to document assessment findings. NEW! Normal and abnormal examination photos show the nose, mouth, throat, thorax, and pediatric assessment to give you a fresh perspective on key system examinations along with cultural diversity and developmental variations.

Jarvis s Physical Examination and Health Assessment E Book

Jarvis s Physical Examination and Health Assessment   E Book
Author: Helen Forbes,Elizabeth Watt
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 2901
Release: 2011-11-21
ISBN: 0729579735
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Jarvis s Physical Examination and Health Assessment E Book Book Excerpt:

An adaptation of this popular nursing resource specific to the Australian and New Zealand market. This local edition of Physical Examination and Health Assessment by Carolyn Jarvis has been fully revised for undergraduate and postgraduate nursing students and practicing nurses and in Australia and New Zealand. This expertly-written nursing text contextualises specific health assessment skills, highlighting the importance and relevance of given topics to nursing practice. Packed with case studies, photos, summary checkboxes and developmental considerations, Jarvis’s Physical Examination and Health Assessment ANZ edition by Helen Forbes and Elizabeth Watt builds on the easy-to use format and style of the popular US publication. This Australia and New Zealand edition, however, features terminology, measurements, spelling, best practice recommendations and cultural considerations particular to a local market. An essential and now even more relevant nursing textbook, Jarvis's Physical Examination and Health Assessment is structured to enhance learning for undergraduate and postgraduate nursing students as well as clinicians. Companion publications to Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment ANZ edition: - Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment Online ANZ edition – an interactive set of self-paced online learning modules complemented by over images, audio and videos - Pocket Companion – Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment ANZ edition – a pocket-sized quick-reference companion ideal for students to carry on clinical placement - Student Laboratory Manual - Jarvis Physical Examination & Health Assessment ANZ edition – features chapter-by-chapter reading assignments, glossary terms, exercises and questions in varying formats, ideal for reinforcing key concepts and for use in clinical skills laboratory Case Studies Cultural considerations specific to Australia and New Zealand New chapters on assessment of urinary and bowel function Follows the easy-to-use format with assessment chapters ordered by Structure and Function Subjective data Objective data Documentation and Critical Thinking Abnormal Findings and Abnormal Findings for advanced practice where relevant

Physical Examination and Health Assessment E Book

Physical Examination and Health Assessment   E Book
Author: Carolyn Jarvis
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 943
Release: 2011-05-03
ISBN: 145570590X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Physical Examination and Health Assessment E Book Book Excerpt:

With an easy-to-read approach and unmatched learning support, Physical Examination & Health Assessment, 6th Edition offers a clear, logical, and holistic approach to physical exam across the lifespan. Detailed illustrations, summary checklists, and new learning resources ensure that you learn all the skills you need to know. This gold standard in physical exam reflects what is going on in nursing today with coverage of emerging trends and new evidence-based content. It's easy to see why this text is, far and away, #1 in this market! This item is a stand-alone text. A clear, conversational writing style makes learning easier. A two-column format distinguishes normal findings from abnormal findings, and uses color, step-by-step photos to clarify examination techniques and expected findings. Over 1,000 full-color illustrations present anatomy and physiology, examination techniques, and abnormal findings. Developmental considerations help in caring for patients across the lifespan with age-specific assessment techniques for infants, children, adolescents, pregnant females, and older adults. Abnormal findings tables include over 300 pathology photos to help in recognizing, sorting, and describing abnormalities. Promoting a Healthy Lifestyle boxes enable patient teaching and health promotion while performing the health assessment. An emphasis on cultural competencies reflects today's care considerations for an increasingly diverse patient population. Documentation examples show how to record assessment findings in the patient's chart, using the SOAP format. Summary checklists provide a quick review of examination steps. Spanish-language translations on the inside back cover highlight important phrases for better communication during the physical examination. A companion Evolve website helps you review key content offering case studies with critical thinking questions, printable health promotion handouts, a head-to-toe examination video, heart and lung sounds, audio chapter summaries, and more. NEW evidence-based guidelines reflect a focus on conducting the most effective, qualitative exams. NEW Substance Use Assessment chapter addresses this increasingly critical aspect of holistic patient assessments. 100 new photos of step-by-step examination techniques include all-new exam panoramas for key systems. 100 new abnormal findings photos provide instant visual cues for findings that are unexpected or that require referral for follow-up care. Expanded chapter on assessment of the hospitalized adult provides a focused assessment of the patient in the hospital setting. New content on obesity provides current information on this growing health problem.

Pocket Companion for Physical Examination and Health Assessment E Book

Pocket Companion for Physical Examination and Health Assessment   E Book
Author: Carolyn Jarvis
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 306
Release: 2018-12-27
ISBN: 0323550576
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pocket Companion for Physical Examination and Health Assessment E Book Book Excerpt:

A practical handbook for the assessment lab and the clinical setting, Jarvis’ Pocket Companion for Physical Examination & Health Assessment, 8th Edition makes it fast and easy to review essential assessment skills and techniques. You’ll conduct more effective exams by referring to summaries of examination steps, comparisons of normal versus abnormal findings, lifespan and cultural considerations, and more than 250 full-color photos and drawings. New to this edition are enhanced integration of QSEN competencies, and updated coverage of EHR documentation. Written by renowned educator and clinician Dr. Carolyn Jarvis, this companion handbook is a perfect clinical tool whether you’re a beginner who is learning assessment skills or a practitioner who needs a portable reference! Convenient two-column format makes it easy to understand key physical examination skills and findings. More than 250 full-color illustrations demonstrate examination skills, underlying anatomy and physiology, and normal and abnormal findings. NEW! Updated content throughout corresponds to the 8th edition of the Jarvis textbook and incorporates the latest evidence-based assessment guidelines. NEW! Enhanced illustrations ensure accuracy, currency, and optimal learning and reference value. NEW! Updated Documentation sections with EHR integration reflect the types of documentation that nurses will enter into electronic health records (EHRs or EMRs). NEW! Enhanced Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) content throughout emphasizes the QSEN patient safety competency for optimal patient care. Color-coded format helps students easily locate the information they need, with each body system chapter divided into major sections (Anatomy, Subjective Data, Objective Data, and Abnormal Findings). Abnormal findings tables help students recognize, classify, and describe key abnormal findings. Summary checklists review key examination steps for quick reference. Health Promotion and Patient Teaching sections underscore the unique role of nurses (especially advanced practice nurses) in health promotion. Developmental Competence sections highlight content specific to infants, children, adolescents, pregnant women, and older adults. Culture and Genetics sections provide important context for important findings in various patient groups. Spanish-language translation chart helps to improve communication with Spanish-speaking patients during the physical examination.

Physical Examination and Health Assessment Canadian E Book

Physical Examination and Health Assessment   Canadian E Book
Author: Carolyn Jarvis
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 960
Release: 2018-10-23
ISBN: 1771721553
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Physical Examination and Health Assessment Canadian E Book Book Excerpt:

Get a clear, logical, and holistic approach to physical examination and health assessment across the lifespan! Using easy-to-follow language, detailed illustrations, summary checklists, and new learning resources Physical Examination and Health Assessment, 3rd Canadian Edition is the gold-standard in physical examination textbooks. This new edition reflects the latest in what is happening in nursing today with coverage of emerging trends, examples of how to document patient assessments using the Electronic Health Record, and new evidence-informed content throughout. It's easy to see why this text is #1 with Canadian nursing students! A two-column format distinguishes normal findings from abnormal findings, and uses colour, step-by-step photos to clarify examination techniques and expected findings. Sectional colour bars segment body systems according to content (Structure and Function, Subjective Data, Objective Data, Documentation and Critical Thinking, Abnormal Findings). Summary checklists offer reviews of key examination steps. Documentation and Critical Thinking sections provide real world clinical examples of specific patients and how to document assessment findings. Abnormal findings tables help you recognize, sort, and describe abnormalities. Separate chapter on Pregnancy provides a thorough foundation for assessing the pregnant patient. Developmental Considerations sections highlight content specific to infants, children, adolescents, pregnant women, and older adults. Promoting Health boxes focus on this key aspect of Canadian health care. NEW! Content covering the Electronic Health Record, charting, and narrative recording provides examples of how to document assessment findings. UPDATED Case Studies provide you with opportunities to test and develop your analytical skills and apply what you’ve learned. NEW! Approximately 150 normal and abnormal examination photos for the nose, mouth, throat, thorax, and pediatric assessment gives you a fresh perspective on these key system examinations, with cultural diversity and developmental variations. NEW! Social determinants of health considerations cover the shifting landscape of Canada’s populations with strategies for integrating social, economic and ethnocultural diversity into your health assessments. NEW! Assessment strategies relevant to Indigenous populations, harm reduction, nutrition, and transgender persons inform practitioners on respectful, complete care.

Pocket Companion for Physical Examination Health Assessment Pageburst E book Access Card

Pocket Companion for Physical Examination   Health Assessment Pageburst E book Access Card
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2022
ISBN: 9780323265393
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Seidel s Guide to Physical Examination E Book

Seidel s Guide to Physical Examination   E Book
Author: Jane W. Ball,Joyce E. Dains,John A. Flynn,Barry S Solomon,Rosalyn W Stewart
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 712
Release: 2022-03-18
ISBN: 0323761852
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Seidel s Guide to Physical Examination E Book Book Excerpt:

Learn how to conduct a patient-centered health history and physical examination! Seidel's Guide to Physical Examination: An Interprofessional Approach, 10th Edition takes a uniquely interprofessional collaborative approach to health assessment, with a strong emphasis on lifespan considerations and differential diagnosis of unexpected findings. Each core chapter is organized into four sections — Anatomy and Physiology, Review of Related History, Examination and Findings, and Abnormalities — with lifespan content integrated into each area. Written by a team of nurse practitioners and physicians, this one-of-a-kind textbook uses evidence-based guidelines to help you master hands-on exam techniques as well as communication skills that build rapport and trust with the patient. UNIQUE! Interprofessional collaborative approach is written by two advanced practice nurses and three physicians, providing balanced expertise in both pediatric and adult-geriatric health. UNIQUE! Integrated lifespan content provides separate sections in each chapter for Infants and Children, Adolescents, Pregnant Patients, and Older Adults. UNIQUE! Compassionate, patient-centered approach emphasizes developing good communication skills, use of effective hands-on examination techniques, and reliance on clinical reasoning and clinical decision-making skills. UNIQUE! Strong emphasis on social inclusiveness and patient-centeredness incorporates LGBTQ+ patients and providers, with special emphasis on cultural competency, history taking, and special considerations for examination of the breasts, female and male genitalia, reproductive health, thyroid, and the anus/rectum/prostate. UNIQUE! Cross-references to Dains’ Advanced Health Assessment & Clinical Diagnosis in Primary Care help you take the next step in clinical reasoning and also develop diagnostic reasoning skills. Differential Diagnosis tables are provided throughout the text. Clinical Pearls offer insights and practical, real-world expertise. Evolve website includes assessment video clips, animations, review questions, performance checklists, and more.

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination E Book

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination   E Book
Author: Henry M. Seidel,Rosalyn W. Stewart,Jane W. Ball,Joyce E. Dains,John A. Flynn,Barry S. Solomon
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 924
Release: 2010-03-04
ISBN: 0323073573
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination E Book Book Excerpt:

Mosby's Guide to Physical Examination is a comprehensive textbook of physical examination, history-taking, and health assessment with a unique emphasis on differential diagnosis and variations across the lifespan. The book conveys a uniquely compassionate, patient-centered approach to physical examination with a strong evidence-based foundation. Clinical Pearls boxes give brief clinical insights with expert tips on techniques, findings, and patient teaching. Mnemonic boxes deliver engaging auditory, visual, and other memory cues to help you remember series of assessment or exam steps. Physical Variations boxes detail multicultural considerations for assessing patients from diverse ethnic and cultural groups. Staying Well boxes describe holistic approaches to health promotion and patient teaching. Risk Factors boxes highlight modifiable and nonmodifiable risk factors for a variety of conditions. Differential Diagnosis boxes give comparisons of expected findings for similar conditions and explain how disease presentations vary. Physical Examination boxes provide current data on the most effective techniques for delivering quality patient care. Functional Assessment boxes focus on the patient’s functional abilities and present a holistic approach to patient care. Downloadable text and PDA summaries allow for quick review of the key steps in each system exam. Dynamic learning exercises on the companion website test your knowledge and provide instant feedback on your progress. Updates throughout reflect the latest research findings and evidence-based practice for techniques, normal and abnormal findings, genetics, and assessment. 60 video clips demonstrate exam techniques for each system and are downloadable for use on Video iPod devices. 25 new anatomy and physiology animations provide narrated explanations of processes beneath the skin. New audio chapter summaries, downloadable for use on MP3 players, offer a convenient way to review key content on the go. New 3-column tables featuring Pathophysiology, Subjective Data, and Objective Data provide an illustrated reference that allows for quick and accurate comparisons. 75 new illustrations and dozens of new photos of normal and abnormal findings help to clarify anatomic concepts and exam techniques.

Emergency and Trauma Care for Nurses and Paramedics eBook

Emergency and Trauma Care for Nurses and Paramedics   eBook
Author: Kate Curtis,Clair Ramsden,Ramon Z. Shaban,Margaret Fry,Julie Considine
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1500
Release: 2019-07-30
ISBN: 0729587193
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Emergency and Trauma Care for Nurses and Paramedics eBook Book Excerpt:

Endorsed by the College of Emergency Nursing Australasia CENA is the peak professional association representing emergency nurses and has endorsed this text in recognition of the relevance it has to emergency nursing across Australasia. Led by an expanded editorial team of internationally recognised clinicians, researchers and leaders in emergency care, the 3rd edition of Emergency and Trauma Care for Nurses and Paramedics continues to be the foremost resource for students preparing to enter the emergency environment and for clinicians seeking a greater understanding of multidisciplinary emergency care. The text provides nursing and paramedicine students and clinicians with the opportunity to understand the best available evidence behind the treatment that is provided throughout the emergency care trajectory. This unique approach ultimately seeks to strengthen multidisciplinary care and equip readers with the knowledge and skills to provide safe, quality, emergency care. The 3rd edition builds on the strengths of previous editions and follows a patient journey and body systems approach, spanning the pre-hospital and hospital environments. Additional resources on evolve eBook on VitalSource Instructor resources: PowerPoint slides Test bank Paramedic test bank Case study questions and answers Image collection Additional case studies with answers and rationales Additional paramedic case studies with answers and rationales Student and Instructor resources: Additional case studies Additional paramedic case studies Videos Expanded editorial team, all internationally recognised researchers and leaders in Emergency Care Chapter 6 Patient safety and quality care in emergency All chapters revised to reflect the most up-to-date evidence-based research and practice Case studies and practice tips highlight cultural considerations and communication issues Aligns to NSQHSS 2e, NMBA and PBA Standards An eBook included in all print purchases

Study Guide Laboratory Manual for Physical Examination Health Assessment E Book

Study Guide   Laboratory Manual for Physical Examination   Health Assessment E Book
Author: Carolyn Jarvis
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2019-01-20
ISBN: 0323550983
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Study Guide Laboratory Manual for Physical Examination Health Assessment E Book Book Excerpt:

Both a comprehensive lab manual and a practical workbook, the Study Guide and Laboratory Manual for Physical Examination and Health Assessment 8th Edition, gives you the tools you need to master physical examination and health assessment skills. Corresponding to the best-selling Jarvis textbook, this guide features reading assignments, terminology reviews, application activities, review questions, clinical learning objectives, regional write-up sheets, and narrative summary forms, with answers at the back to facilitate both learning and review. The 8th Edition has been thoroughly updated throughout with a fresh focus on interprofessional collaboration to prepare you for the skills laboratory and interprofessional collaborative practice. Authoritative review and guidance for laboratory experiences personally written by Dr. Jarvis to give you a seamlessly integrated study and clinical experience. Consistent format throughout text includes Purpose, Reading Assignment, Terminology Review, Study Guide, and Review Questions in each chapter. Essential review and guidance for laboratory experiences familiarizes you with physical examination forms and offers practice in recording narrative accounts of patient history and examination findings. Study Guide in each chapter includes short-answer and fill-in-the-blank questions. The only full-color illustrated lab manual available for a nursing health assessment textbook enhances learning value with full-color anatomy and physiology labeling activities and more. NEW! Updated content throughout corresponds to the 8th edition of the Jarvis textbook and reflects the latest research and evidence-based practice. NEW! Enhanced integration of interprofessional collaboration exercises helps you create an SBAR report based on a brief case.

Pocket Companion Jarvis s Physical Examination and Health Assessment

Pocket Companion Jarvis s Physical Examination and Health Assessment
Author: Clare Cole,Olivia Hill,Rosemary Saunders
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 308
Release: 2012-11-01
ISBN: 0729579751
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pocket Companion Jarvis s Physical Examination and Health Assessment Book Excerpt:

This concise nursing resource presents the health assessment steps in an easy-to-use, two-column format to emphasize the contrast between normal and abnormal findings. It also features clear explanations, extensive diagrams and over 150 photos of examination techniques to further assist nursing students. Tailored for a local market, Pocket Companion – Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment ANZ edition is a valuable, reassuring reference to assist students in the clinical setting or in exam preparation. Companion publications to Pocket Companion - Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment ANZ edition: Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment ANZ edition – a comprehensive and fully revised edition of the popular nursing resource tailored for the Australian and New Zealand market Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment Online ANZ edition – an interactive set of self-paced online learning modules complemented by over images, audio and videos Student Laboratory Manual – Jarvis’s Physical Examination & Health Assessment ANZ edition – features chapter-by-chapter reading assignments, glossary terms, exercises and questions in varying formats, ideal for reinforcing key concepts and for use in clinical skills laboratory • Aligns to Jarvis Physical Examination and Health Assessment ANZ edition • Interviewing , health history taking and assessment techniques outlined • System chapters ordered by: o Anatomy overview o Subjective data o Objective data o Abnormal Findings o Abnormal Findings for advanced practice where relevant • Cross cultural care and Developmental care notes feature where appropriate • Summary checklist • Nursing diagnoses • Over 150 full colour illustrations and photos indicating anatomy, physiology and examination techniques • Easy to use, two column format

Jarvis s Physical Examination and Health Assessment

Jarvis s Physical Examination and Health Assessment
Author: Carolyn Jarvis,Elizabeth Denmead
Publsiher: Saunders
Total Pages: 457
Release: 2012
ISBN: 9780729539746
Category: Nursing assessment
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Jarvis s Physical Examination and Health Assessment Book Excerpt:

A revised, practical workbook aligning with "Jarvis's Physical Examination & Health Assessment" ANZ edition. "Student Laboratory Manual - Jarvis's Physical Examination & Health Assessment Manual "ANZ edition is equally useful as a health assessment study guide or as a tool in the clinical skills laboratory. The "Student Laboratory Manual" aligns with "Jarvis's Physical Examination & Health Assessment" ANZ edition; fully revised for nursing students and clinicians in Australia and New Zealand. The manual features chapter-by-chapter reading assignments corresponding with the textbook, along with glossary terms, exercises and questions to reinforce key concepts in health assessment. Companion publications to "Jarvis s Physical Examination & Health Assessment Online" ANZ edition: "Jarvis s Physical Examination & Health Assessment" ANZ edition - a comprehensive and fully revised edition of the popular nursing resource tailored for the Australian and New Zealand market "Jarvis s Physical Examination & Health Assessment Online" ANZ edition - an interactive set of self-paced online learning modules complemented by over images, audio and videos "Pocket Companion - Jarvis s Physical Examination & Health Assessment" ANZ edition - a pocket-sized quick-reference companion ideal for students to carry on clinical placement Chapter by chapter reading assignments correspond to "Jarvis's Physical Examination and Health Assessment (ANZ edition) " Glossary for reinforcement of key terms Study guide questions include: o Short Answer o Fill in the blanks o Critical thinking Review questions include: o Multiple choice o Mix & match o Short answer Additional Learning activities Illustrations with blank labels for the identification and naming of structures Answers to Review questions provided in Appendix A Physical examination forms to record data in the clinical setting Clinical objectives and instructions to guide all clinical examinations

The Software Encyclopedia

The Software Encyclopedia
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 1744
Release: 1986
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Computer industry
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Software Encyclopedia Book Excerpt:

Pediatrics A Competency Based Companion E Book

Pediatrics A Competency Based Companion E Book
Author: Maureen C McMahon,Glenn R Stryjewski
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 856
Release: 2011-05-24
ISBN: 0323081304
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pediatrics A Competency Based Companion E Book Book Excerpt:

Pediatrics: A Competency-Based Companion, by Maureen C. McMahon, MD and Glenn R. Stryjewski, MD, MPH, is designed to teach you to think like an experienced clinician. The only text written in the framework of the Core Competencies developed by the ACGME, its case-based approach illustrates the thought processes that effective practitioners use to approach and evaluate common pediatric presentations. Learning is easy through an intuitive, practical organization...a concise, high-yield presentation...graphs, tables, and other at-a-glance features, such as Professors’ Pearls" that provide cases with questions and annotated answers...and a framework that allows you to track your progress and that of your patients in relation to ACGME and AAMC expectations. A convenient pocket-sized format enables you to review the material on the go, and online access via Student Consult includes online extras such as "Integration Links" to bonus content in other Student Consult titles, a Competency Self-Assessment Log, Vertical Reads, and much more. Master ACGME Core Competencies with the aid of a color-coded system that helps you to integrate evidence-based medicine, continual self-assessment, and cognizance of interpersonal skills into your daily routine. Access the high-yield core information you need for pediatric rotations in a portable, pocket-sized format that organizes the most common, must-know pediatric signs/symptoms and disorders by patient presentation. Learn to see the "big picture" with the aid of "Teaching Visuals" chapters and "Speaking Intelligently" and "Clinical Thinking" features in clinical chapters. Easily locate more in-depth information on any topic with references to Nelson Essentials of Pediatrics, 6th Edition. Access the complete contents online at www.studentconsult.com, along with "Integration Links" to bonus content in other Student Consult titles...a Competency Self-Assessment Log... "Professors’ Pearls" that provide cases with questions and annotated answers...Vertical Reads...and many other features to enhance learning and retention. Get advice on managing your career, time, and life outside the clinical setting via bonus online appendices.

Pocket Guide to Clinical Dialysis

Pocket Guide to Clinical Dialysis
Author: David A. Harris
Publsiher: McGraw-Hill Education Australia
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2012-11-30
ISBN: 1743765266
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pocket Guide to Clinical Dialysis Book Excerpt:

Updated and revised throughout, this second edition of Pocket Guide to Clinical Dialysis contains the latest information on the clinical care and management of chronic kidney disease through dialysis treatment. It is an ideal quick-reference guide for medical students, resident medical officers, junior advanced trainees in nephrology, nurses, and paramedical staff, providing practical and essential information about haemodialysis, its physiology and equipment used, chronic peritoneal dialysis, and acute dialysis. The book has been written by doctors, nurses, pharmacists and dietitians of the Western Sydney Renal Service, and their colleagues in other Australian renal units. Features: • Practical, easy-to-read information • Management protocols currently employed in local hospitals, providing step-by-step guidelines for patient care • Useful references

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination
Author: Henry M. Seidel
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 883
Release: 2011
ISBN: 0323055702
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Guide to Physical Examination Book Excerpt:

With a strong patient-centered approach to care and an author team comprised of nurses and physicians, Seidel's Guide to Physical Examination, 8th Edition, addresses teaching and learning health assessment in nursing, medical, and a wide variety of other health-care programs, at both undergraduate and graduate levels. This new edition offers an increased focus on evidence-based practice and improved readability, along with integrated lifespan content and numerous special features such as Clinical Pearls and Physical Variations, Functional Assessment, and Staying Well boxes. Evidence-Based Practice in Physical Examination boxes supply you with current data on the most effective techniques for delivering quality patient care. Clinical Pearls lend insights and clinical expertise to help you develop clinical judgment skills. Functional Assessment boxes present a more holistic approach to patient care that extends beyond the physical exam to patients' functional ability. Staying Well boxes focus you on patient wellness and health promotion. Risk Factor boxes provide opportunities for patient teaching or genetic testing for a variety of conditions. Differential diagnosis content offers you an understanding of how disease presentations vary and specific information for how to make diagnoses from similar abnormal findings. Abnormal Findings tables equip you with a quick, illustrated reference that allows for comparisons of various abnormalities along with key symptoms and underlying pathophysiology. Sample Documentation boxes clarify appropriate professional language for the process of recording patient assessment data. NEW! Advance Practice Skills highlighted throughout text makes identification and reference easier for students. NEW! Updated content throughout provides you with cutting-edge research and a strong evidence-based approach to care. NEW! Vital Signs and Pain Assessment Chapter groups important, foundational tasks together for easy reference in one location. NEW! Improve readability ensures content remains clear, straightforward, and easy to understand. NEW! Updated illustrations and photographs enhances visual appeal and clarifies anatomic concepts and exam techniques.

Clinical Manual of Health Assessment

Clinical Manual of Health Assessment
Author: Arden C. Bowers,June M. Thompson
Publsiher: Mosby
Total Pages: 657
Release: 1992
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Clinical Manual of Health Assessment Book Excerpt:

The British National Bibliography

The British National Bibliography
Author: Arthur James Wells
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2006
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Bibliography, National
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Whitaker s Books in Print

Whitaker s Books in Print
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 42
Release: 1998
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Bibliography, National
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Whitaker s Books in Print Book Excerpt:

Medical surgical Nursing

Medical surgical Nursing
Author: Joyce M. Black,Esther Matassarin-Jacobs
Publsiher: W.B. Saunders Company
Total Pages: 1624
Release: 1997
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Care of the sick
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medical surgical Nursing Book Excerpt:

This revised and updated edition of the medical-surgical nursing text features an emphasis on the continuum of medical-surgical nursing care - from on site care through emergency room, intensive, acute, subacute, general and community care settings. Chapters new to this edition include information on subjects such as: ageing; acute care; home health care; ambulatory care; and diagnostic testing.