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Author Orient, Jane M.

Title Sapira's art & science of bedside diagnosis / Jane M. Orient
Edition Third edition
Published Philadelphia, Pa. ; London : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  616.0754 Ori/Saa 2005  AVAILABLE
Description xix, 723 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents The interview -- The history -- The case record -- General appearance -- The vital signs -- Integument -- Lymph nodes -- The head -- The eye -- The ear -- The nose -- The oropharynx -- The neck -- The breast -- The chest -- The heart -- Arteries -- Veins -- The abdomen -- Male genitalia -- Female genitalia -- The rectum -- The extremities -- The musculoskeletal system -- The neurologic examination -- Clinical reasoning -- Some bedside laboratory tricks
Summary "The Third Edition of this comprehensive textbook explores proven techniques for interviewing and physical examination - from the fundamentals to the most advanced levels. Methods are described in step-by-step detail, with clinical pearls and insightful vignettes, explanations of the physiologic significance of findings, and extensive discussions of evidence-based medicine."--BOOK JACKET
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 691-692) and index
Subject Physical diagnosis.
Medical history taking.
Medical History Taking.
Physical Examination.
Author Sapira, Joseph D., 1936-
LC no. 2005002005
ISBN 0781757312 cased
Other Titles Sapira's art and science of bedside diagnosis
Art & science of bedside diagnosis