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Nursing health assessment : a best practice approach, Sharon Jensen

Label
Nursing health assessment : a best practice approach
Title
Nursing health assessment
Title remainder
a best practice approach
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Jensen
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Updated to reflect today's changing healthcare environment, this unique, modern approach to health assessment guides you progressively through realistic clinical case scenarios, emphasizing health promotion, risk factor reduction, evidence-based thinking, and diagnostic reasoning. Effective strategies help you adapt questions and techniques to confidently manage communication challenges, unexpected patient responses, changes in a patient's condition over time, and more
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jensen, Sharon
Dewey number
616.07/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RT48
LC item number
.C355 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2019 A-777
  • WY 100.4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nursing assessment
  • Medical history taking
  • Periodic health examinations
  • Nursing Assessment
  • Medical History Taking
  • Physical Examination
Label
Nursing health assessment : a best practice approach, Sharon Jensen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Unit 1: Foundations of nursing health assessment. The nurse's role in health assessment -- The health history and interview -- Techniques of assessment and safety -- Documentation and interprofessional communication. Unit 2: General examinations. Vital signs and general survey -- Pain assessment -- Nutritional assessment -- Assessment of developmental stages -- Mental health, violence, and drug abuse -- Cultural assessment. Unit 3: Regional examinations, Skin, hair, and nails assessment -- Head and neck, with vision and hearing basics -- Eye assessment for advanced and specialty practice -- Ear assessment for advanced and specialty practice -- Nose, sinuses, mouth, and throat -- Thorax and lung assessment -- Heart and neck vessels assessment -- Peripheral vascular and lymphatic assessment -- Breasts and axillae assessment -- Abdominal assessment -- Musculoskeletal assessment -- Neurological and mental status -- Male genitalia and rectal assessment -- Female genitalia and rectal assessment. Unit 4: Special populations and foci. Pregnant women -- Newborns and infants -- Children and adolescents -- Older adults. Unit 5: Putting it all together. Assessment of the hospitalized adult -- Head-to-toe assessment of the adult
Control code
on1044768914
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xxxi, 982 pages
Isbn
9781496349170
Lccn
2018032854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1044768914
Label
Nursing health assessment : a best practice approach, Sharon Jensen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Unit 1: Foundations of nursing health assessment. The nurse's role in health assessment -- The health history and interview -- Techniques of assessment and safety -- Documentation and interprofessional communication. Unit 2: General examinations. Vital signs and general survey -- Pain assessment -- Nutritional assessment -- Assessment of developmental stages -- Mental health, violence, and drug abuse -- Cultural assessment. Unit 3: Regional examinations, Skin, hair, and nails assessment -- Head and neck, with vision and hearing basics -- Eye assessment for advanced and specialty practice -- Ear assessment for advanced and specialty practice -- Nose, sinuses, mouth, and throat -- Thorax and lung assessment -- Heart and neck vessels assessment -- Peripheral vascular and lymphatic assessment -- Breasts and axillae assessment -- Abdominal assessment -- Musculoskeletal assessment -- Neurological and mental status -- Male genitalia and rectal assessment -- Female genitalia and rectal assessment. Unit 4: Special populations and foci. Pregnant women -- Newborns and infants -- Children and adolescents -- Older adults. Unit 5: Putting it all together. Assessment of the hospitalized adult -- Head-to-toe assessment of the adult
Control code
on1044768914
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xxxi, 982 pages
Isbn
9781496349170
Lccn
2018032854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1044768914
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