ISBN: 9780323168274
Page Count: 912
Imprint: Mosby
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Mosby's Guide to Physical Examination - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 7th Edition

by Henry M. Seidel, MD, Rosalyn W. Stewart, MD, MS, MBA, Jane W. Ball, RN, DrPH, CPNP, Joyce E. Dains, DrPH, JD, RN, FNP-BC, FNAP, FAANP, John A. Flynn, MD, MBA, MEd, Barry S. Solomon, MD, MPH and Rosalyn W. Stewart
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780323168274
Page Count: 912
Imprint: Mosby
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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.
  • Chapter 1: The History and Interviewing Process

    Chapter 2: Cultural Awareness

    Chapter 3: Examination Techniques and Equipment

    Chapter 4: Mental Status

    Chapter 5: Growth and Measurement

    Chapter 6: Nutrition

    Chapter 7: Assessment of Pain

    Chapter 8: Skin, Hair, and Nails

    Chapter 9: Lymphatic System

    Chapter 10: Head and Neck

    Chapter 11: Eyes

    Chapter 12: Ears, Nose, and Throat

    Chapter 13: Chest and Lungs

    Chapter 14: Heart

    Chapter 15: Blood Vessels

    Chapter 16: Breasts and Axillae

    Chapter 17: Abdomen

    Chapter 18: Female Genitalia

    Chapter 19: Male Genitalia

    Chapter 20: Anus, Rectum, and Prostate

    Chapter 21: Musculoskeletal System

    Chapter 22: Neurologic System

    Chapter 23: Sports Participation Evaluation

    Chapter 24: Putting It All Together

    Chapter 25: Taking the Next Steps: Critical Thinking

    Chapter 26: Recording Information

    Chapter 27: Emergency or Life-Threatening Situations

    Appendix A: Growth Charts

    - Preterm infant growth chart

    -Boy – birth to 36 months

    -Girl – birth to 36 months

    -Boys – 2 to 20 years

    -Girls – 2 to 20 years

    Appendix B:

    -Tables B-1 and B-2: Weight and Length Conversion Charts

    -Table B-3: Body Mass Index (BMI)

    Appendix C: Denver II Development Tool

    Appendix D: Temperature Conversion Chart

  • Henry M. Seidel, MD, Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, Rosalyn W. Stewart, MD, MS, MBA, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, Jane W. Ball, RN, DrPH, CPNP, Trauma Systems Consultant, American College of Surgeons, Gaithersburg, MD, Joyce E. Dains, DrPH, JD, RN, FNP-BC, FNAP, FAANP, Associate Professor, Department of Nursing, The University of Texas; The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, John A. Flynn, MD, MBA, MEd, Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, Barry S. Solomon, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Medical Director, Harriet Lane Clinic, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolscent Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD and Rosalyn W. Stewart, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine. Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics. The Johns Hopkins University. School of Medicine
    Baltimore, Maryland.
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