Advanced Assessment: Interpreting Findings and Formulating Differential Diagnoses / Edition 3 by F.A. Davis Company, Laurie Grubbs | | 9780803621725 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Advanced Assessment: Interpreting Findings and Formulating Differential Diagnoses / Edition 2

Advanced Assessment: Interpreting Findings and Formulating Differential Diagnoses / Edition 2

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by Mary Jo Goolsby, Laurie Grubbs
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803621728

ISBN-13: 9780803621725

Pub. Date: 04/22/2011

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

The 2nd Edition of this AJN Book of the Year takes readers beyond the identification of physical assessment abnormalities to guide them through the process needed to arrive at a differential diagnosis. Its complaint-focused presentation makes it the perfect point-of-care resource for both classroom and clinical.

Overview

The 2nd Edition of this AJN Book of the Year takes readers beyond the identification of physical assessment abnormalities to guide them through the process needed to arrive at a differential diagnosis. Its complaint-focused presentation makes it the perfect point-of-care resource for both classroom and clinical.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803621725
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
04/22/2011
Pages:
576
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Part I The Art of Assessment and Clinical Decision-Making

Chapter 1 Assessment and Clinical Decision-Making: An Overview 2

Chapter 2 An Overview of Genetic Assessment 12

Part II Advanced Assessment and Differential Diagnosis by Body Regions and Systems

Chapter 3 Skin 44

Chapter 4 Head, Face, and Neck 70

Chapter 5 The Eye 91

Chapter 6 Ear, Nose, Mouth, and Throat 118

Chapter 7 Cardiac and Peripheral Vascular Systems 162

Chapter 8 Respiratory System 206

Chapter 9 Breasts 225

Chapter 10 Abdomen 243

Chapter 11 Genitourinary System 297

Chapter 12 Male Reproductive System 337

Chapter 13 Female Reproductive System 374

Chapter 14 Musculoskeletal System 411

Chapter 15 Neurological System 450

Chapter 16 Nonspecific Complaints 478

Chapter 17 Psychiatric Mental Health 500

Part III Assessments and Differential Diagnosis With Special Patient Populations

Chapter 18 Pediatric Patients 530

Chapter 19 Pregnant Patients 567

Chapter 20 Older Patients 598

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