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Health Assessment in Nursing

Edition: 7
9781975161156
ISBN/ISSN:
9781975161156
Publication Date:
November 10, 2021
2021-11-10
9781975161156
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Clearly written, colorfully designed, and updated with the most current, evidence-based nursing considerations, Health Assessment in Nursing, 7th Edition helps ...
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    Clearly written, colorfully designed, and updated with the most current, evidence-based nursing considerations, Health Assessment in Nursing, 7th Edition helps students develop the comprehensive knowledge base and expert nursing assessment skills to confidently perform accurate, timely health assessments in a variety of healthcare settings. 
     
    This popular, student-friendly text is known for its innovative 2- and 3-column design and intuitive organization, presenting in-depth assessment information alongside dynamic visuals to make concepts easy to understand. Powerful learning tools in the text and available online further hone students’ data collection capabilities and cultivate the critical thinking skills students need to analyze data and detect client problems. 
     
    Reflecting the latest trends and topical issues facing today’s practicing nurses — including opioid use and human trafficking — this 7th Edition equips students with the assessment, documentation, and analytical skills to meet the clinical challenges ahead and ensure successful client outcomes throughout their nursing careers.  
     
     
     
     
  • Specs
    Edition
    7
    ISBN/ISSN
    9781975161156
    Product Format
    Hardcover Book
    Trim Size
    8 3/8 x 10 7/8
    Pages
    944
    Edition
    7
    Publication Date
    November 10, 2021
  • Janet R Weber
    Jane H Kelley
  • Table of contents
    • UNIT 1 Nursing Data Collection, Documentation, and Analysis
      • Chapter 1           The Nurse’s Role in Health Assessment
      • Chapter 2           Collecting Subjective Data: The Interview and Health History
      • Chapter 3           Collecting Objective Data: The Physical Examination  
      • Chapter 4           Validating and Documenting Data   
      • Chapter 5           Thinking Critically to Analyze Data to Make Informed Clinical Judgments
    • UNIT 2 Integrative Holistic Nursing Assessment
      • Chapter 6           Assessing Mental Status Including Risk for Substance Abuse   
      • Chapter 7           Assessing Psychosocial, Cognitive, and Moral Development    
      • Chapter 8           Assessing General Health Status and Vital Signs       
      • Chapter 9           Assessing Pain   
      • Chapter 10         Assessing for Violence      
      • Chapter 11         Assessing Culture            
      • Chapter 12         Assessing Spirituality and Religious Practices           
      • Chapter 13         Assessing Nutritional Status           
    • UNIT 3 Nursing Assessment of Physical Systems
      • Chapter 14         Assessing Skin, Hair, and Nails      
      • Chapter 15         Assessing Head and Neck
      • Chapter 16         Assessing Eyes   
      • Chapter 17         Assessing Ears   
      • Chapter 18         Assessing Mouth, Throat, Nose, and Sinuses            
      • Chapter 19         Assessing Thorax and Lungs         
      • Chapter 20         Assessing Breasts and Lymphatic System    
      • Chapter 21         Assessing Heart and Neck Vessels
      • Chapter 22         Assessing Peripheral Vascular System        
      • Chapter 23         Assessing Abdomen         
      • Chapter 24         Assessing Musculoskeletal System
      • Chapter 25         Assessing Neurologic System        
      • Chapter 26         Assessing Male Genitalia and Rectum         
      • Chapter 27         Assessing Female Genitalia, Anus, and Rectum        
      • Chapter 28         Pulling It All Together: Integrated Head-To-Toe Assessment    
    • UNIT 4 Nursing Assessment of Special Groups
      • Chapter 29         Assessing Childbearing Women     
      • Chapter 30         Assessing Newborns and Infants    
      • Chapter 31         Assessing Children and Adolescents           
      • Chapter 32         Assessing Older Adults     
      • Chapter 33         Assessing Families          
      • Chapter 34         Assessing Communities     
    • Appendix A         Nursing History Guide       
    • Appendix B         Physical Assessment Guide           
    • Appendix C        Manual of Collaborative Problems   
    • Glossary
  • Features
    • UPDATED! Content familiarizes students with emerging trends in heath assessment, including opioid use and human trafficking.  
    • NEW! Biological (Genetic) and Cultural Behavior Variations sections in select chapters describe genetic and cultural differences that may affect structure and function of body systems as well as communication patterns and other behaviors related to health. 
    • NEW! Nursing Concepts listed at the beginning of each chapter make clear how content applies to Concepts-based curricula.
    • UPDATED! Evidence-Based Health Promotion and Disease Prevention boxes equip students with helpful strategies — based on Healthy People 2020 goals — for teaching clients to reduce risk factors for common diseases. 
    • UPDATED! Abnormal Findings boxes in select chapters contain photos and descriptions to teach which findings need to be referred to a primary care provider for further assessment and diagnosis. 
    • UPDATED! Assessment Guides acquaint students with essential equipment and techniques. 
    • UPDATED! Assessment Tools provide questionnaires to help students conduct effective client interviews.
    • Colorful, visually engaging design keeps students focused and clarifies assessment concepts. 
    • Unfolding Case Studies threaded throughout each chapter challenge students to apply assessment concepts to commonly encountered client scenarios.
    • Clinical Tips strengthen students’ clinical confidence with helpful real-world insights for effective practice. 
    • Safety Tips alert students to important considerations for ensuring client safety. 
    • Older Adult Considerations and Cultural Considerations highlight vital considerations for the care of special populations of varying cultures.
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