Assessment: An Incredibly Easy! Pocket Guide / Edition 2

Assessment: An Incredibly Easy! Pocket Guide / Edition 2

by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
     
 

ISBN-10: 1605472506

ISBN-13: 9781605472508

Pub. Date: 07/14/2009

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Assessment: An Incredibly Easy! Pocket Guide, Second Edition provides time-starved nurses with the essentials of assessment in a streamlined, bulleted, and highly visual format. The book fits into a pocket for quick reference anytime and anywhere and uses charts, illustrations, logos, and other Incredibly Easy! features to help nurses spot key

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Assessment: An Incredibly Easy! Pocket Guide, Second Edition provides time-starved nurses with the essentials of assessment in a streamlined, bulleted, and highly visual format. The book fits into a pocket for quick reference anytime and anywhere and uses charts, illustrations, logos, and other Incredibly Easy! features to help nurses spot key facts at a glance. All elements of a thorough assessment are covered, including health history and physical examination techniques, nutritional and mental health assessments, and assessment of each body system. This edition has been revised and updated and includes new information on obesity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605472508
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/14/2009
Series:
Incredibly Easy! Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
723,161
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 7.10(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors and consultants

    Road map to assessment

  • Chapter 1: Health history
  • Chapter 2: Fundamentals of physical assessment
  • Chapter 3: Nutritional assessment
  • Chapter 4: Mental health assessment
  • Chapter 5: Skin, hair, and nails
  • Chapter 6: Eyes
  • Chapter 7: Ears, nose, and throat
  • Chapter 8: Respiratory system
  • Chapter 9: Cardiovascular system
  • Chapter 10: Breasts and axillae
  • Chapter 11: Gastrointestinal system
  • Chapter 12: Female genitourinary system
  • Chapter 13: Male genitourinary system
  • Chapter 14: Musculoskeletal system
  • Chapter 15: Neurologic system
  • Appendices and index

The test zone

Selected references

Index

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