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Bates' Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking with E-Book / Edition 9
     

Bates' Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking with E-Book / Edition 9

by Peter G. Szilagyi
 

ISBN-10: 0781785197

ISBN-13: 9780781785198

Pub. Date: 07/17/2007

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

The Ninth Edition of this classic text provides the best foundation for performing physical examination and taking the patient history. The book features a vibrant full-color design with over 1,400 drawings and photographs and a clear, simple two-column format with examination techniques on the left and abnormalities and interpretations on the right. Highlights of

Overview

The Ninth Edition of this classic text provides the best foundation for performing physical examination and taking the patient history. The book features a vibrant full-color design with over 1,400 drawings and photographs and a clear, simple two-column format with examination techniques on the left and abnormalities and interpretations on the right. Highlights of this edition include greater emphasis on patient communication and interview techniques, a new chapter on the older adult, and over 200 new drawings and photographs of abnormalities. A front-of-book CD-ROM includes videos of head-to-toe examination.

Additional student resources now available include an online e-book, more than 15 medical and nursing journal articles, and new videos including Cardiovascular: Neck Vessels and Heart, and Thorax and Lungs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781785198
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/17/2007
Series:
Guide to Physical Exam and History Taking (Bates) Series
Edition description:
Book with CD-ROM
Pages:
992
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.50(d)

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Table of Contents

Unit I - Foundations of Health Assessment

1 Overview of Physical Examination and History Taking
2 Interviewing and the Health History
3 Clinical Reasoning, Assessment, and Plan

Unit II - Regional Examinations

4 General Survey, Vital Signs, and Pain
5 Behavior and Mental Status
6 The Skin, Hair, and Nails
7 The Head and Neck
8 The Thorax and Lungs
9 The Cardiovascular System
10 The Breasts
11 The Abdomen
12 The Peripheral Vascular System
13 Male Genitalia and Hernias
14 Female Genitalia
15 The Anus, Rectum, and Prostate
16 The Musculoskeletal System
17 The Nervous System

Unit III - Special Populations

18 Infants Through Adolescents
19 The Pregnant Woman
20 The Older Adult

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