Physical Examination and Health AssessmentAuthor:
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Pub Date: 2011
Carolyn Jarvis PhD APN CNP is the author of Physical Examination and Health Assessment, published 2011 under ISBN 9781437701517 and 1437701515. Six hundred ninety Physical Examination and Health Assessment textbooks are available for sale on ValoreBooks.com, one hundred thirty five used from the cheapest price of $59.92, or buy new starting at $85.08. [read more]
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Additional resources such as online video options to watch assessments would be extremely beneficial.read more
The primary subject of this book is explaining the therapeutic uses, adverse effects, interactions, and side effects of specific medications and the application of pharmacology in nursing care. This book was extremely thorough and effective in covering the subject.
I used this book for a 3000 level physical assessment nursing class and it was very helpful and user friendly.read more
3000 level nursing physical assessment class and book was extremely user friendly.
The most useful thing I learned from this book was the head to toe assessmentread more
This book was not easy to follow and I think it had a lot of unnecessary information that could have been left out
The book was very helpful in walking you step by step through different parts of the human head to toe health assessment. There were also a lot of helpful charts detailing what is normal for each age group along with what would be abnormal for each age group. The material was also worded in such a way that it was very easy to understand.read more
The primary subject of the book was infants, pediatric, and adult health assessment. This book was very through and helpful in explaining this subject.
I learned more about the human body and how parts interact. This book was great with explaining how to interact with patients, what and what not to do in certain situations, and how to efficiently complete the exams necessary for patients.read more
First semester of a BSN program, Health Assessment, required me to use this book. It was a wonderful review and extension of Human Anatomy and Physiology.
I used it during nursing school so it helped me learn about assessing the human body.read more
I learn a lot about several types of illnesses and how to be able to recognize them.
I really loved this textbook. I found it very helpful with learning how to do patient assessments. I liked the photo's that show you how to correctly inspect, palpate, percuss, and auscultate. Great book.read more
I can't think of a thing that I would have changed about this book.
This book went hand in hand with a workbook that was very easy to use. The most important information was highlighted in boxes throughout the textbook, which made it easy to focus on.read more
I found it very interesting to learn about all of the cranial nerves and all of their specific functions.
How to complete a great physical assessment as a nurseread more
There's really not anything that you could really change about the book. It explained physical assessment well
This book was SO USEFUL in my nursing studies. I am finally at the point in clinical rotations where I am completing full physical examinations on actual patients and this book is what prepared me to do so!read more
The pictures in this book are wonderful in that they use actual people instead of animations. The skill-checks throughout are a great and an easy place to flip back to if you are simply looking for a quick review.
it was so simple to read which made understanding each system great to learn.read more
there are a lot of books out there but this book was so awesome for me. I don't know if I can compare them to any other but Im sure you will be please with the selection just try it out for yourself I promise you want be disappoint t with it. happy reading and study hard.
It was very helpful! I loved the rationale in each chapter. I learned so much and will help me in my future nursing career.read more
The Rationale at the end of each chapter, it gave the normal as well as the abnormal findings. Great book... best one yet!
Pub Date: 2011