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Author Hogstel, Mildred O.

Title Practical guide to health assessment through the lifespan / Mildred O. Hogstel, Rhonda Keen-Payne
Edition Second edition
Published Philadelphia : F.A. Davis, [1996]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  616.075 Hog/Pgt 1996  AVAILABLE
Description xix, 411 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Contents Pt. 1. The Client Interview and Health History -- Pt. 2. The Physical Examination -- Pt. 3. Body Organ and System Assessment -- Appendix A: NANDA Approved Nursing Diagnoses -- Appendix B: Age Categories and Labels and Words Used for Older People -- Appendix C: Sample Health History Form -- Appendix D: Sample Mental Status Flow Sheet -- Appendix E: Short Portable Mental Status Questionnaire (SPMSQ) -- Appendix F: KATZ Index of Independence in Activities of Daily Living -- Appendix G: Apgar Scoring System -- Appendix H: Pediatric Immunization Schedule -- Appendix I: Pediatric Developmental Milestones -- Appendix J: Sample of Community Resources Available for Older People -- Appendix K: Sample Cultural Assessment Guide -- Appendix L: Common Disorders of Aging Minorities -- Appendix M: Sample Physical Assessment Form With Guide -- Appendix N: Seven Warning Signs of Cancer -- Appendix O: Suggested Schedule of Health Screening for People Age 65 and Older With No Symptoms
Appendix P: The ABCDs of Melanoma -- Appendix Q: Food Guide Pyramid -- Appendix R: Height and Weight Tables -- Appendix S: Physical Signs of Malnutrition and Deficiency State -- Appendix T: Ten Tips for Healthy Aging -- Appendix U: Comparison of Joint Diseases -- Appendix V: Glasgow Coma Scale -- Appendix W: Dermatomes -- Appendix X: Client Positions -- Appendix Y: Conversion Rules -- Appendix Z: Weights and Measures -- Appendix AA: Fahrenheit and Celsius Scales
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 380-381) and index
Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Medical history taking -- Study and teaching -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Physical diagnosis -- Study and teaching -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nursing assessment -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Medical HistoryTaking
Nursing Assessment -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Nursing Assessment.
Medical History Taking.
Physical Examination.
Nursing Assessment.
Medical HistoryTaking
Physical Examination.
Genre/Form Handbook.
Nurses Instruction.
Handbooks and manuals.
Author Keen-Payne, Rhonda.
LC no. 96000328
ISBN 0803601301