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Overview

Renowned for its holistic perspective and "see and do" approach, this full-color, pocket-sized handbook offers step-by-step guidance on every phase of the nursing assessment—for adults, children, and special populations. The focus is on what nurses need to know to assess clients: the health history, physical examination, normal and abnormal findings, nursing interventions, and nursing diagnoses. This edition features new chapters on pain assessment and domestic violence assessment, a new Spanish-to-English terminology appendix, more illustrations of examination techniques, and greater emphasis on deviations from normal findings.\

The book contains predominantly black-and-white illustrations, with some two-color illustrations.\

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780781795760
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publication date: 11/1/2009
  • Format: Spiral Bound
  • Edition description: Seventh
  • Edition number: 7
  • Pages: 800
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 7.10 (h) x 1.40 (d)

Table of Contents

1 The Nursing Health History 1
2 Components of the Nursing Health History 11
3 Physical Assessment 33
4 General Physical Survey 40
5 Skin, Hair, and Nail Assessment 56
6 Head, Neck, and Cervical Lymph Node Assessment 70
7 Mouth, Oropharynx, Nose, and Sinus Assessment 80
8 Eye Assessment 100
9 Ear Assessment 122
10 Thoracic and Lung Assessment 136
11 Cardiac Assessment 154
12 Peripheral Vascular Assessment 174
13 Breast Assessment 192
14 Abdominal Assessment 202
15 Genitourinary-Reproductive Assessment 222
16 Musculoskeletal Assessment 242
17 Neurological Assessment 264
18 Nutritional Assessment 302
19 Maternal Physical Assessment 322
20 Initial Newborn Physical Assessment 356
App. I Nursing Assessment Form Based on Functional Health Patterns 379
App. II Developmental Information - Age 1 Month to 18 Years 390
App. III Recommended Childhood Immunization Schedule United States - January 1995 398
App. IV Psychosocial Development Tasks of the Young Adult, Mature Adult, and Aging Adult 400
App. V Height-Weight-Head Circumference Charts for Newborn/Children 402
App. VI Height and Weight Tables for Adults 410
App. VII Rosenbaum Pocket Vision Screener 415
App. VIII Recommended Daily Dietary Allowances 416
App. IX Protein and Calorie Counter 420
App. X Selected Laboratory Values for Adults and Children 424
App. XI Sample Adult Nursing Health History and Physical Assessment 432
App. XII Sample Pediatric Nursing Health History and Physical Assessment 448
App. XIII Assessment of Family Functional Health Patterns 458
App. XIV Nursing Diagnoses Wellness, Risk, and Actual Grouped According to Functional Health Patterns 468
App. XV Collaborative Problems 474
References 478
Index 481
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