Nursing Health Assessment: Clinical Pocket Guide
Dillon delivers with assessment information most likely to be needed in the clinical setting in this 2nd editon revision of the pocket guide that is ... Show synopsis Dillon delivers with assessment information most likely to be needed in the clinical setting in this 2nd editon revision of the pocket guide that is based on the Nursing Health Assessment: A Critical Thinking, Case Studies Approach text. Focus on the relationships among the various body systems promotes the same integrated approach as the text. Bulleted lists and tabular presentation of the text's core content make the information easily accessible: full-color photos and step-by-step assessment techniques make the content easy to follow. Key Features * Practical emphasis-the health history section of each system-based chapter includes the actual questions the nurse should ask the patient. * Helpful hints and clinical alerts are highlighted within physical assessment tables. * Developmental and cultural considerations are included, as are specialized assessments for the various stages across the life span ass well as mental health, pain, nutritional, spiritual, environmental, and abuse status.