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Bates' pocket guide to physical examination and history taking

Author: Lynn S Bickley; Peter G Szilagyi; Richard M Hoffman
Publisher: Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Eighth editionView all editions and formats
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Access physical assessment techniques in a flash anytime, anywhere! This concise and trusted reference provides authoritative guidance on how to perform the patient interview, physical examination, and other core assessments as well as how to apply clinical reasoning and use shared decision-making in a quick-reference format all based on a firm understanding of clinical evidence. Bates Pocket Guide to Physical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lynn S Bickley; Peter G Szilagyi; Richard M Hoffman
ISBN: 9781496338488 1496338480 9781496353450 1496353455
OCLC Number: 953258394
Notes: Abridgement of: Bates' guide to physical examination and history-taking. / Lynn S. Bickley, Peter G. Szilagyi. Twelfth edition. [2017].
Description: ix, 442 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: Foundations for clinical proficiency --
Evaluating clinical evidence --
Interviewing and the health history --
Beginning the physical examination : general survey, vital signs, and pain --
Behavior and mental status --
The skin, hair, and nails --
The head and neck --
The thorax and lungs --
The cardiovascular system --
The breasts and axillae --
The abdomen --
The peripheral vascular system --
Male genitalia and hernias --
Female genitalia --
The anus, rectum, and prostate --
The musculoskeletal system --
The nervous system --
Assessing children : infancy through adolescence --
The pregnant woman --
The older adult.
Other Titles: Pocket guide to physical examination and history taking
Responsibility: Lynn S. Bickley, MD, FACP, Peter G. Szilagyi, MD, MPH ; guest editor, Richard M. Hoffman, MD, MPH, FACP.

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Abridgement of: Bates' guide to physical examination and history-taking. / Lynn S. Bickley, Peter G. Szilagyi. Twelfth edition. [2017].  Read more...

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