Writing a History and Physical

Author: Jeffrey L. Greenwald

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781560536024

Category: Medical

Page: 59

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Central to providing excellent patient care is excellent communication, for which a well-written History and Physical is crucial. This book is a step-by-step guide to help medical students, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, etc. write a comprehensive, clear, and useful History and Physical. Writing an effective History and Physical is as much an art as science, and this handy guide provides a roadmap for organizing facts in a logical and well-constructed fashion. The text also presents an abridged version for quick reference and a valuable section on how to write daily progress notes. The author's tips pearls, and advice help the reader navigate the principles and goals of the History and Physical Contains more explanations, tips and advice than existing books for what to include and why Memorable good and bad examples reinforce themes in the text
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Assisting in Long-Term Care

Author: Mary Jo Mirlenbrink Gerlach

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285633008

Category: Medical

Page: 768

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Now in its 6th Edition, ASSISTING IN LONG-TERM CARE is the complete learning solution for Certified Nursing Assistants! The user-friendly book delivers all required content to prepare you for the certification exam while developing career skills for long-term care and sub-acute hospital settings. Topics include professional communication, daily CNA responsibilities, residents' rights, nutrition and hydration, restorative care, resident mobility, and maintaining a safe environment—all according to federal OBRA standards for nursing home care. ASSISTING IN LONG-TERM CARE, 6th Edition also walks you through more than one hundred clinical procedures, detailing your role as a CNA in each. Available in hard copy and e-book formats, ASSISTING IN LONG-TERM CARE, 6th Edition's helpful study features include review questions and self-tests, icons that point out key material, and a robust package of interactive, supplemental learning tools. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Introduction to Medical Terminology

Author: Ann Ehrlich,Carol L. Schroeder

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781401811372

Category: Medical

Page: 381

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Introduction to Medical Terminology emphasizes learning medical terminology by word part and usage and is organized by body systems. The practice software includes exercises, games and pronunciation of medical terminology. A workbook offers a wide-variety of learning exercises from matching and multiple choice to spelling and abbreviations to true/false and word building.
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The Teacher's Book of Lists

Author: Sheila Madsen,Bette Gould

Publisher: Good Year Books

ISBN: 1596471042

Category: Education

Page: 378

View: 3548

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Lists galore provide endless inspiration for any teacher. Many have introductory notes with background information and suggestions for educational use. Some lists are accompanied by worksheets and activities. For example, after the Abbreviations list, students identify abbreviations in telephone messages and rewrite them using complete words. In the spirit of the book, here's a list of topics covered: words, spelling, writing, communication, literature, math, science, the environment, social studies, art and music, and teacher and family references. Grades 1-6. Answer key. Illustrated. Good Year Books. 378 pages. Second Edition.
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Modern Medical Language

Author: C. Edward Collins,Juanita J. Davies

Publisher: Delmar Pub

ISBN: 9780314067029

Category: Medical

Page: 630

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A comprehensive introduction to medical terminology with an outstanding full-color art program. The text is organized by body systems and places a strong emphasis on anatomy and physiology, as well as roots, prefixes, and suffixes. Real-world application cases and physical exam, diagnosis, and treatment sections add a realistic clinical component to most chapters. A separate chapter on surgical terms is unique. Concept maps help students see how specifics fit into the big picture. Workbook style exercises include definitions, word building, vocabulary, crossword puzzles, spelling, abbreviations, and cases. A medical dictionary is built into the appendix. (medical terminology, med term, body system, medical specialty, diseases, pathophysiology) ALSO AVAILABLE - INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDER Instructor's Guide ISBN: 0-314-06959-3 Computerized Test Bank (3.5" disk, Windows) ISBN: 0-314-09335-5 Computerized Test Bank (3.5" disk, DOS) ISBN: 0-314-09336-2 Computerized Test Bank (3.5" disk, Mac) ISBN: 0-314-09334-6 Printed Test Bank ISBN: 0-314-06960-7 Transparencies (200, full-color) ISBN: 0-314-06961-5 Powerpoint Presentation Files, 3.5", Windows ISBN: 0-314-09039-8 Powerpoint Presentation Files, 3.5", Macintosh ISBN: 0-314-09038-X Activity/Flash Cards 500 cards on a ring ISBN: 0-314-08925-X Pronunciation Audiotape ISBN: 0-314-20123-8 Complete Set of Audiotapes ISBN: 0-314-20371-0
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The Human Body in Health and Illness

Author: Barbara L. Herlihy,Nancy K. Maebius

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN: 9780721661070

Category: Medical

Page: 555

View: 7807

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This full-color textbook presents fundamental anatomy and physiology knowledge in an accessible and engaging manner. A reader-friendly style links basic concepts to clinical examples, making the material approachable even for those with no prior instruction on the subject. It integrates up-to-date anatomy and physiology knowledge with relevant material on chemistry, genetics, and immunology, and correlates normal anatomy and physiology with common pathophysiologic conditions and pharmacologic mechanisms. (Includes a FREE SIMON website at: www.harcourthealth.com/SIMON/Herlihy)
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