Health & Physical Assessment in Nursing, 4th edition
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Health & Physical Assessment in Nursing helps you master the art, science and skills of health and physical assessment for the RN.
Published by Pearson (September 18th 2020) - Copyright © 2020
Subject: Health Assessment
Category: Health & Physical Assessment in Nursing
Table of contents
Brief Table of Contents
UNIT I: FOUNDATIONS OF HEALTH ASSESSMENT
- Health Assessment
- Health and Wellness
- Cultural and Spiritual Considerations
- Health Disparities
UNIT II: TECHNIQUES FOR HEALTH ASSESSMENT
- Interviewing and Health History: Subjective Data
- Physical Assessment Techniques and Equipment
- General Survey and Physical Exam: Objective Data
- Pain Assessment
- Nutritional Assessment
- Psychosocial Health, Substance Use, and Violence Assessment
UNIT III: PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT
- Skin, Hair, and Nails
- Head, Neck, and Related Lymphatics
- Ears, Nose, Mouth, and Throat
- Lungs and Thorax
- Breasts and Axillae
- Cardiovascular System
- Peripheral Vascular System
- Male Genitourinary System
- Female Genitourinary System
- Musculoskeletal System
- Neurologic System
UNIT IV: SPECIALIZED ASSESSMENT
- Pregnant Woman
- Infants, Children, and Adolescents
- Older Adult
- Complete Health Assessment
- Standard Precautions for All Patient Care
- Isolation Precautions: Preventing Transmission of Infectious Agents in Healthcare Settings
- Advanced Assessment Techniques
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