Health Assessment & Physical Examination

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Seidel's Guide to Physical Examination, 10th Edition

Jane W. Ball, Joyce E. Dains, John A. Flynn, Barry S Solomon and Rosalyn W Stewart


ISBN: 9780323761833

Health Assessment for Nursing Practice, 7th Edition

Susan F. Wilson and Jean Foret Giddens


ISBN: 9780323661195

Mosby's Manual of Diagnostic and Laboratory Tests, 6th Edition

Pagana & Pagana


ISBN: 9780323446631

Ackley and Ladwig’s Nursing Diagnosis Handbook, 13th Edition

Mary Beth Flynn Makic and Marina Martinez-Kratz


ISBN: 9780323776837

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