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Mosby's guide to physical examination

Author: Henry M Seidel; et al
Publisher: St. Louis, Mo. : Mosby/Elsevier, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 7th edView all editions and formats
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"Mosby's Guide to Physical Examination is a comprehensive textbook of physical examination, history-taking, and health assessment with a unique emphasis on differential diagnosis and variations across the lifespan. The book conveys a uniquely compassionate, patient-centered approach to physical examination with a strong evidence-based foundation." "This book has Clinical Pearls boxes which give brief clinical  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry M Seidel; et al
ISBN: 9780323055703 0323055702
OCLC Number: 501274024
Description: xxv, 883 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.
Contents: 1: Partnership With Patients: Building A History --
Developing a relationship with the patient --
Ethical context --
Effective communication --
Patient history --
Setting for the interview --
Structure of the history --
Building the history --
Sensitive issues --
Outline of the history --
Adaptations for age, gender, and possible disabilities --
Next step --
2: Cultural Awareness --
Cultural competence --
Definition of culture --
Distinguishing physical characteristics --
Impact of culture --
Blurring of cultural distinctions --
Primacy of the individual in health care --
Professional cultures within the health professions --
Impact of culture on illness --
Components of a cultural response --
Modes of communication --
Health beliefs and practices --
Family relationships --
Diet and nutritional practices --
Summing up --
3: Examination Techniques And Equipment --
Precautions to prevent infection --
Latex allergy --
Examination technique --
Patient positions and draping --
Inspection --
Palpation --
Percussion --
Auscultation --
Measurement of vital signs --
Pulse --
Respirations --
Blood pressure --
Temperature --
Oxygen saturation --
Pain --
Measurement of height and weight --
Modifications for patients with disabilities --
Patients with mobility impairments --
Patients with sensory impairment --
Special concerns for patients with disabilities --
Instruments --
Stethoscope --
Pulse oximeter --
Doppler --
Fetal monitoring equipment --
Opthalmoscope --
Strabismoscope --
Visual acuity charts --
Near vision charts --
Amsler grid --
Otoscope --
Tympanometer --
Nasal speculum --
Tuning fork --
Percussion (reflex) hammer --
Neurologic hammer --
Tape measure --
Transilluminator --
Vaginal speculum --
Goniometer --
Wood's lamp --
Dermatoscope --
Calipers for skinfold thickness --
Monofilament --
4: Mental Status --
Anatomy and physiology --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Physical appearance and behavior --
Grooming --
Emotional status --
Body language --
State of consciousness --
Cognitive abilities --
Analogies --
Abstract reasoning --
Arithmetic calculation --
Writing ability --
Execution of motor skills --
Memory --
Attention span --
Judgment --
Speech and language skills --
Voice quality --
Articulation --
Comprehension --
Coherence --
Emotional stability --
Mood and feelings --
Thought process and content --
Perceptual distortions and hallucinations --
Additional procedures --
Glasgow coma scale --
Abnormalities --
5: Growth And Measurement --
Anatomy and physiology --
Differences in growth by organ system --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Weight and standing height --
Body mass index --
Sexual maturation --
Abnormalities --
6: Nutrition --
Anatomy and physiology --
Macronutrients --
Carbohydrate --
Protein --
Fat --
Micronutrients --
Water --
Energy requirements --
Resting energy expenditure --
Physical activity --
Thermogenesis --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Anthropometrics --
Waist circumference --
Waist-to-hip circumference ratio --
Determination of diet adequacy --
Twenty-four-hour recall diet --
Food diary --
Measures of nutrient analysis --
MyPyramid food guide --
Vegetarian diets --
Ethnic food guide pyramids --
Measures of nutrient adequacy --
Special procedures --
Triceps skinfold thickness --
Mid-upper arm circumference --
Midarm muscle circumference/midarm muscle area --
Biochemical measurement --
Abnormalities --
7: Assessment Of Pain --
Anatomy and physiology --
Review of related history --
Present problem --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Self-report pain rating scales --
Assessing pain behaviors --
Abnormalities --
8: Skin, Hair, And Nails --
Anatomy and physiology --
Epidermis --
Dermis --
Hypodermis --
Appendages --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Skin --
Inspection --
Palpation --
Skin lesions --
Hair --
Nails --
Inspection --
Palpation --
Abnormalities --
9: Lymphatic System --
Anatomy and physiology --
Lymph nodes --
Lymphocytes --
Thymus --
Spleen --
Tonsils and adenoids --
Peyer patches --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Inspection and palpation --
Head and neck --
Axillae --
Epitrochlear lymph nodes --
Inguinal and popliteal lymph nodes --
Spleen --
Abnormalities --
10: Head And Neck --
Anatomy and physiology --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Head and face --
Inspection --
Palpation --
Percussion --
Auscultation --
Neck --
Inspection --
Palpation --
Lymph nodes --
Thyroid gland --
Abnormalities --
11: Eyes --
Anatomy and physiology --
External eye --
Eyelid --
Conjunctiva --
Lacrimal gland --
Eye muscles --
Internal eye --
Sclera --
Cornea --
Uvea --
Lens --
Retina --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Visual acuity testing --
External examination --
Surrounding structures --
Eyelids --
Palpation --
Conjunctiva --
Cornea --
Iris and pupil --
Lens --
Sclera --
Lacrimal apparatus --
Extraocular muscles --
Opthalmoscopic examination --
Unexpected findings --
Abnormalities --
12: Ears, Nose, And Throat --
Anatomy and physiology --
Ears and hearing --
Nose, nasopharynx, and sinuses, mouth and oropharynx --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Ears and hearing --
External ear --
Otoscopic examination --
Hearing evaluation --
Nose, nasopharynx, and sinuses --
External nose --
Nasal cavity --
Sinuses --
Mouth and oropharynx --
Lips --
Buccal mucosa, teeth, and gums --
Oral cavity --
Oropharynx --
Abnormalities --
13: Chest And Lungs --
Anatomy and physiology --
Anatomic landmarks --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Equipment --
Examination and findings --
Inspection --
Respiratory patterns --
Observing respiration --
Looking for clues at the periphery --
Palpation --
Examining the trachea --
Percussion --
Diaphragmatic excursion --
Auscultation --
Breath sounds --
Vocal resonance --
Coughs --
Sputum --
Abnormalities --
14: Heart --
Anatomy and physiology --
Structure --
Cardiac cycle --
Electrical activity --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Inspection --
Palpation --
Percussion --
Auscultation --
Basic heart sounds --
Extra heart sounds --
Heart murmurs --
Rhythm disturbance --
Abnormalities --
15: Blood Vessels --
Anatomy and physiology --
Blood circulation --
Arterial pulse and pressure --
Jugular venous pulse and pressure --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Peripheral arteries --
Palpation --
Auscultation --
Assessment for peripheral arterial disease --
Blood pressure --
Peripheral veins --
Jugular venous pressure --
Hepatojugular reflux --
Evaluation of hand veins --
Assessment for venous obstruction and insufficiency --
Abnormalities --
16: Breasts And Axillae --
Anatomy and physiology --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Inspection --
Breasts --
Nipples and areolae --
Reinspection in varied positions --
Palpation --
Patient in seated position --
Patient in supine position --
Abnormalities --
17: Abdomen --
Anatomy and physiology --
Alimentary tract --
Liver --
Gallbladder --
Pancreas --
Spleen --
Kidneys, ureters, and bladder --
Musculature and connective tissues --
Vasculature --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Preparation --
Inspection --
Surface characteristics --
Contour --
Movement --
Auscultation --
Bowel sounds --
Additional sounds and bruits --
Percussion --
Liver span --
Spleen --
Gastric bubble --
Kidneys --
Palpation --
Light palpation --
Moderate palpation --
Deep palpation --
Masses --
Umbilical ring --
Palpation of specific organs and structures --
Additional procedures --
Ascites assessment --
Pain assessment --
Abdominal signs --
Rebound tenderness --
Illiopsoas muscle test --
Obturator muscle test --
Ballottement --
Abnormalities --
18: Female Genitalia --
Anatomy and physiology --
External genitalia --
Internal genitalia --
Bony pelvis --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Preparation --
Positioning --
Draping and gloving --
External examination --
Inspection and palpation --
Labia majora --
Labia minora --
Clitoris --
Uretharal orifice --
Vaginal introitus --
Skene and Bartholin glands --
Muscle tone --
Perineum --
Anus --
Internal examination --
Preparation --
Insertion of speculum --
Cervix --
Withdrawal of speculum --
Bimanual examination --
Cervix --
Uterus --
Adnexa and ovaries --
Rectovaginal examination --
Preparation --
Anal sphincter --
Rectal walls and rectovaginal septum --
Uterus --
Adnexa --
Stool --
Completion --
Abnormalities --
19: Male Genitalia --
Anatomy and physiology --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Inspection and palpation --
Genital hair distribution --
Penis --
Urethral meatus --
Penile shaft --
Scrotum --
Hernia --
Testes --
Cremasteric reflex --
Abnormalities --
20: Anus, Rectum, And Prostate --
Anatomy and physiology --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Preparation --
Positioning --
Sacrococcygeal and perianal areas --
Anus --
Sphincter --
Anal ring --
Lateral and posterior rectal walls --
Bidigital palpation --
Anterior rectal wall --
Prostrate --
Uterus and cervix --
Stool --
Abnormalities --
21: Musculoskeletal System --
Anatomy and physiology --
Upper extremities --
Head and spine --
Lower extremities --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Inspection --
Palpation --
Range of motion --
Muscle strength --
Specific joints and muscles --
Hands and wrists --
Elbows --
Shoulders --
Temporomandibular joint --
Cervical spine --
Thoracic and lumbar spine --
Hips --
Legs and knees --
Feet and ankles --
Additional procedures --
Hand and wrist assessment --
Shoulder assessment --
Lower spine assessment --
Hip assessment --
Knee assessment --
Limb measurement --
Abnormalities --
22: Neurologic System --
Anatomy and physiology --
Brain --
Cerebrum --
Cerebellum --
Brainstem --
Cranial nerves --
Spinal cord and spinal tracts --
Spinal nerves --
Review of related history --
History of present illness --
Past medical history --
Family history --
Personal and social history --
Examination and findings --
Equipment --
Cranial nerves --
Olfactory (I)--
Optic (II) --
Oculomotor, trochlear, and abducens (III, IV, and VI) --
Trigeminal (V) --
Facial (VII) --
Acoustic (VIII) --
Glossopharyngeal (IX) --
Vagus (X) --
Spinal accessory (XI) --
Hypoglossal (XII) --
Proprioception and cerebellar function --
Coordination and fine motor skills --
Balance --
Sensory function --
Primary sensory functions --
Cortical sensory functions --
Reflexes --
Superficial reflexes --
Deep tendon reflexes --
Additional procedures --
Protective sensation --
Meningeal signs --
Posturing --
Abnormalities --
23: Sports Participation Evaluation --
24: Putting It All Together --
At the start --
Accuracy --
Potential for error --
Uncertainty --
Examination sequence --
General inspection --
Preparation --
Measurements --
Patient seated, wearing gown --
Patient seated, back exposed --
Patient seated, chest exposed --
Patient reclining 45 degrees --
Patient supine, chest exposed --
Patient supine, abdomen exposed --
Patient supine, legs exposed --
Patient sitting, lap draped --
Patient standing --
Female patient, lithotomy position --
Male patient, bending forward (lateral decubitus or knee-chest positions are also possible) --
Examination sequence with children --
General inspection --
Death and grief --
Alliance and compliance --
25: Taking The Next Steps: Clinical Judgment --
Clinical examination --
Critical thinking --
Assessment, judgment, and evidence --
Problem identification --
Valid hypotheses --
Possible barriers to critical thinking --
Validity of the clinical examination --
Bays Theorem --
Evaluation and management plan and setting priorities --
26: Recording Information --
General guidelines --
Subjective data --
Objective data --
Illustrations --
Problem-oriented medical record --
Comprehensive health history and physical examination --
Problem list --
Assessment --
Plan --
SOAP notes --
Notes from subsequent evaluations --
Problem-oriented medical record format --
History --
Review of systems --
Physical examination findings --
Assessment (for each problem on problem list) --
Plan (for each problem on problem list) --
Sample records --
Inpatient admission note --
Ambulatory adult --
Summary --
27: Emergency Or Life-Threatening Situations --
Emergency assessment --
Primary assessment --
Secondary assessment --
Primary assessment of the injured patient --
Secondary assessment of the injured patient --
Acute medical emergencies --
Injury assessment --
Blunt trauma --
Penetrating trauma --
Burns --
Legal considerations --
Records --
Consent for treatment --
Advance directives, living wills, and durable power of attorney for health care --
Summary --
Abnormalities --
Illustration and photo credits --
References and readings --
Glossary --
Appendix A: Height/weight growth charts --
Appendix B: Conversion tables and body mass index.
Other Titles: Guide to physical examination
Responsibility: Henry M. Seidel ... [et al.].

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schema:description"12: Ears, Nose, And Throat -- Anatomy and physiology -- Ears and hearing -- Nose, nasopharynx, and sinuses, mouth and oropharynx -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Ears and hearing -- External ear -- Otoscopic examination -- Hearing evaluation -- Nose, nasopharynx, and sinuses -- External nose -- Nasal cavity -- Sinuses -- Mouth and oropharynx -- Lips -- Buccal mucosa, teeth, and gums -- Oral cavity -- Oropharynx -- Abnormalities -- 13: Chest And Lungs -- Anatomy and physiology -- Anatomic landmarks -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Equipment -- Examination and findings -- Inspection -- Respiratory patterns -- Observing respiration -- Looking for clues at the periphery -- Palpation -- Examining the trachea -- Percussion -- Diaphragmatic excursion -- Auscultation -- Breath sounds -- Vocal resonance -- Coughs -- Sputum -- Abnormalities -- 14: Heart -- Anatomy and physiology -- Structure -- Cardiac cycle -- Electrical activity -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Inspection -- Palpation -- Percussion -- Auscultation -- Basic heart sounds -- Extra heart sounds -- Heart murmurs -- Rhythm disturbance -- Abnormalities -- 15: Blood Vessels -- Anatomy and physiology -- Blood circulation -- Arterial pulse and pressure -- Jugular venous pulse and pressure -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Peripheral arteries -- Palpation -- Auscultation -- Assessment for peripheral arterial disease -- Blood pressure -- Peripheral veins -- Jugular venous pressure -- Hepatojugular reflux -- Evaluation of hand veins -- Assessment for venous obstruction and insufficiency -- Abnormalities -- 16: Breasts And Axillae -- Anatomy and physiology -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Inspection -- Breasts -- Nipples and areolae -- Reinspection in varied positions -- Palpation -- Patient in seated position -- Patient in supine position -- Abnormalities -- 17: Abdomen -- Anatomy and physiology -- Alimentary tract -- Liver -- Gallbladder -- Pancreas -- Spleen -- Kidneys, ureters, and bladder -- Musculature and connective tissues -- Vasculature -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Preparation -- Inspection -- Surface characteristics -- Contour -- Movement -- Auscultation -- Bowel sounds -- Additional sounds and bruits -- Percussion -- Liver span -- Spleen -- Gastric bubble -- Kidneys -- Palpation -- Light palpation -- Moderate palpation -- Deep palpation -- Masses -- Umbilical ring -- Palpation of specific organs and structures -- Additional procedures -- Ascites assessment -- Pain assessment -- Abdominal signs -- Rebound tenderness -- Illiopsoas muscle test -- Obturator muscle test -- Ballottement -- Abnormalities -- 18: Female Genitalia -- Anatomy and physiology -- External genitalia -- Internal genitalia -- Bony pelvis -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Preparation -- Positioning -- Draping and gloving -- External examination -- Inspection and palpation -- Labia majora -- Labia minora -- Clitoris -- Uretharal orifice -- Vaginal introitus -- Skene and Bartholin glands -- Muscle tone -- Perineum -- Anus -- Internal examination -- Preparation -- Insertion of speculum -- Cervix -- Withdrawal of speculum -- Bimanual examination -- Cervix -- Uterus -- Adnexa and ovaries -- Rectovaginal examination -- Preparation -- Anal sphincter -- Rectal walls and rectovaginal septum -- Uterus -- Adnexa -- Stool -- Completion -- Abnormalities --"@en
schema:description"19: Male Genitalia -- Anatomy and physiology -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Inspection and palpation -- Genital hair distribution -- Penis -- Urethral meatus -- Penile shaft -- Scrotum -- Hernia -- Testes -- Cremasteric reflex -- Abnormalities -- 20: Anus, Rectum, And Prostate -- Anatomy and physiology -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Preparation -- Positioning -- Sacrococcygeal and perianal areas -- Anus -- Sphincter -- Anal ring -- Lateral and posterior rectal walls -- Bidigital palpation -- Anterior rectal wall -- Prostrate -- Uterus and cervix -- Stool -- Abnormalities -- 21: Musculoskeletal System -- Anatomy and physiology -- Upper extremities -- Head and spine -- Lower extremities -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Inspection -- Palpation -- Range of motion -- Muscle strength -- Specific joints and muscles -- Hands and wrists -- Elbows -- Shoulders -- Temporomandibular joint -- Cervical spine -- Thoracic and lumbar spine -- Hips -- Legs and knees -- Feet and ankles -- Additional procedures -- Hand and wrist assessment -- Shoulder assessment -- Lower spine assessment -- Hip assessment -- Knee assessment -- Limb measurement -- Abnormalities -- 22: Neurologic System -- Anatomy and physiology -- Brain -- Cerebrum -- Cerebellum -- Brainstem -- Cranial nerves -- Spinal cord and spinal tracts -- Spinal nerves -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Cranial nerves -- Olfactory (I)-- Optic (II) -- Oculomotor, trochlear, and abducens (III, IV, and VI) -- Trigeminal (V) -- Facial (VII) -- Acoustic (VIII) -- Glossopharyngeal (IX) -- Vagus (X) -- Spinal accessory (XI) -- Hypoglossal (XII) -- Proprioception and cerebellar function -- Coordination and fine motor skills -- Balance -- Sensory function -- Primary sensory functions -- Cortical sensory functions -- Reflexes -- Superficial reflexes -- Deep tendon reflexes -- Additional procedures -- Protective sensation -- Meningeal signs -- Posturing -- Abnormalities -- 23: Sports Participation Evaluation -- 24: Putting It All Together -- At the start -- Accuracy -- Potential for error -- Uncertainty -- Examination sequence -- General inspection -- Preparation -- Measurements -- Patient seated, wearing gown -- Patient seated, back exposed -- Patient seated, chest exposed -- Patient reclining 45 degrees -- Patient supine, chest exposed -- Patient supine, abdomen exposed -- Patient supine, legs exposed -- Patient sitting, lap draped -- Patient standing -- Female patient, lithotomy position -- Male patient, bending forward (lateral decubitus or knee-chest positions are also possible) -- Examination sequence with children -- General inspection -- Death and grief -- Alliance and compliance -- 25: Taking The Next Steps: Clinical Judgment -- Clinical examination -- Critical thinking -- Assessment, judgment, and evidence -- Problem identification -- Valid hypotheses -- Possible barriers to critical thinking -- Validity of the clinical examination -- Bays Theorem -- Evaluation and management plan and setting priorities -- 26: Recording Information -- General guidelines -- Subjective data -- Objective data -- Illustrations -- Problem-oriented medical record -- Comprehensive health history and physical examination -- Problem list -- Assessment -- Plan -- SOAP notes -- Notes from subsequent evaluations -- Problem-oriented medical record format -- History -- Review of systems -- Physical examination findings -- Assessment (for each problem on problem list) -- Plan (for each problem on problem list) -- Sample records -- Inpatient admission note -- Ambulatory adult -- Summary -- 27: Emergency Or Life-Threatening Situations -- Emergency assessment -- Primary assessment -- Secondary assessment -- Primary assessment of the injured patient -- Secondary assessment of the injured patient -- Acute medical emergencies -- Injury assessment -- Blunt trauma -- Penetrating trauma -- Burns -- Legal considerations -- Records -- Consent for treatment -- Advance directives, living wills, and durable power of attorney for health care -- Summary -- Abnormalities -- Illustration and photo credits -- References and readings -- Glossary -- Appendix A: Height/weight growth charts -- Appendix B: Conversion tables and body mass index."@en
schema:description"5: Growth And Measurement -- Anatomy and physiology -- Differences in growth by organ system -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Weight and standing height -- Body mass index -- Sexual maturation -- Abnormalities -- 6: Nutrition -- Anatomy and physiology -- Macronutrients -- Carbohydrate -- Protein -- Fat -- Micronutrients -- Water -- Energy requirements -- Resting energy expenditure -- Physical activity -- Thermogenesis -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Anthropometrics -- Waist circumference -- Waist-to-hip circumference ratio -- Determination of diet adequacy -- Twenty-four-hour recall diet -- Food diary -- Measures of nutrient analysis -- MyPyramid food guide -- Vegetarian diets -- Ethnic food guide pyramids -- Measures of nutrient adequacy -- Special procedures -- Triceps skinfold thickness -- Mid-upper arm circumference -- Midarm muscle circumference/midarm muscle area -- Biochemical measurement -- Abnormalities -- 7: Assessment Of Pain -- Anatomy and physiology -- Review of related history -- Present problem -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Self-report pain rating scales -- Assessing pain behaviors -- Abnormalities -- 8: Skin, Hair, And Nails -- Anatomy and physiology -- Epidermis -- Dermis -- Hypodermis -- Appendages -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Skin -- Inspection -- Palpation -- Skin lesions -- Hair -- Nails -- Inspection -- Palpation -- Abnormalities -- 9: Lymphatic System -- Anatomy and physiology -- Lymph nodes -- Lymphocytes -- Thymus -- Spleen -- Tonsils and adenoids -- Peyer patches -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Inspection and palpation -- Head and neck -- Axillae -- Epitrochlear lymph nodes -- Inguinal and popliteal lymph nodes -- Spleen -- Abnormalities -- 10: Head And Neck -- Anatomy and physiology -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Head and face -- Inspection -- Palpation -- Percussion -- Auscultation -- Neck -- Inspection -- Palpation -- Lymph nodes -- Thyroid gland -- Abnormalities -- 11: Eyes -- Anatomy and physiology -- External eye -- Eyelid -- Conjunctiva -- Lacrimal gland -- Eye muscles -- Internal eye -- Sclera -- Cornea -- Uvea -- Lens -- Retina -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Equipment -- Visual acuity testing -- External examination -- Surrounding structures -- Eyelids -- Palpation -- Conjunctiva -- Cornea -- Iris and pupil -- Lens -- Sclera -- Lacrimal apparatus -- Extraocular muscles -- Opthalmoscopic examination -- Unexpected findings -- Abnormalities --"@en
schema:description"1: Partnership With Patients: Building A History -- Developing a relationship with the patient -- Ethical context -- Effective communication -- Patient history -- Setting for the interview -- Structure of the history -- Building the history -- Sensitive issues -- Outline of the history -- Adaptations for age, gender, and possible disabilities -- Next step -- 2: Cultural Awareness -- Cultural competence -- Definition of culture -- Distinguishing physical characteristics -- Impact of culture -- Blurring of cultural distinctions -- Primacy of the individual in health care -- Professional cultures within the health professions -- Impact of culture on illness -- Components of a cultural response -- Modes of communication -- Health beliefs and practices -- Family relationships -- Diet and nutritional practices -- Summing up -- 3: Examination Techniques And Equipment -- Precautions to prevent infection -- Latex allergy -- Examination technique -- Patient positions and draping -- Inspection -- Palpation -- Percussion -- Auscultation -- Measurement of vital signs -- Pulse -- Respirations -- Blood pressure -- Temperature -- Oxygen saturation -- Pain -- Measurement of height and weight -- Modifications for patients with disabilities -- Patients with mobility impairments -- Patients with sensory impairment -- Special concerns for patients with disabilities -- Instruments -- Stethoscope -- Pulse oximeter -- Doppler -- Fetal monitoring equipment -- Opthalmoscope -- Strabismoscope -- Visual acuity charts -- Near vision charts -- Amsler grid -- Otoscope -- Tympanometer -- Nasal speculum -- Tuning fork -- Percussion (reflex) hammer -- Neurologic hammer -- Tape measure -- Transilluminator -- Vaginal speculum -- Goniometer -- Wood's lamp -- Dermatoscope -- Calipers for skinfold thickness -- Monofilament -- 4: Mental Status -- Anatomy and physiology -- Review of related history -- History of present illness -- Past medical history -- Family history -- Personal and social history -- Examination and findings -- Physical appearance and behavior -- Grooming -- Emotional status -- Body language -- State of consciousness -- Cognitive abilities -- Analogies -- Abstract reasoning -- Arithmetic calculation -- Writing ability -- Execution of motor skills -- Memory -- Attention span -- Judgment -- Speech and language skills -- Voice quality -- Articulation -- Comprehension -- Coherence -- Emotional stability -- Mood and feelings -- Thought process and content -- Perceptual distortions and hallucinations -- Additional procedures -- Glasgow coma scale -- Abnormalities --"@en
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schema:reviewBody""Mosby's Guide to Physical Examination is a comprehensive textbook of physical examination, history-taking, and health assessment with a unique emphasis on differential diagnosis and variations across the lifespan. The book conveys a uniquely compassionate, patient-centered approach to physical examination with a strong evidence-based foundation." "This book has Clinical Pearls boxes which give brief clinical insights with expert tips on techniques, findings, and patient teaching; Mnemonic boxes deliver engaging auditory, visual, and other memory cues to help you remember series of assessment or exam steps; Physical Variations boxes detail multicultural considerations for assessing patients from diverse ethnic and cultural groups; Staying Well boxes describe holistic approaches to health promotion and patient teaching; Risk Factors boxes highlight modifiable and nonmodifiable risk factors for a variety of conditions; Differential Diagnosis boxes give comparisons of expected findings for similar conditions and explain how disease presentations vary; Physical Examination boxes provide current data on the most effective techniques for delivering quality patient care; Functional Assessment boxes focus on the patient's functional abilities and present a holistic approach to patient care; Downloadable text and PDA summaries allow for quick review of the key steps in each system exam; Dynamic learning exercises on the companion website test your knowledge and provide instant feedback on your progress; Updates throughout reflect the latest research findings and evidence-based practice for techniques, normal and abnormal findings, genetics, and assessment; 60 video clips demonstrate exam techniques for each system and are downloadable for use on Video iPod devices; 25 new anatomy and physiology animations provide narrated explanations of processes beneath the skin; New audio chapter summaries, downloadable for use on MP3 players, offer a convenient way to review key content on the go; New 3-column tables featuring Pathophysiology, Subjective Data, and Objective Data provide an illustrated reference that allows for quick and accurate comparisons; and 75 new illustrations and dozens of new photos of normal and abnormal findings help to clarify anatomic concepts and exam techniques."--BOOK JACKET."
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