This portable reference provides thorough and detailed assessment information for all common primary care conditions, including signs and symptoms, diagnostic methods, drug therapies, and treatment. Written by expert nurse practitioners, it features complete, practical, up-to-date information on diagnosing and treating primary care disorders in the family practice setting. Separate sections are devoted to specific populations such as pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients. This reference is well known for its concise guidelines, comparative charts, and tables that list the symptoms, physical assessment findings, and possible diagnoses in a quick-reference format.
- Limba : Engleza
- Cuprins : Unit I. History and Physical Examination 1. Adult Assessment 2. Pediatric Assessment 3. Geriatric Assessment Unit II. Common Conditions 4. Skin Conditions 5. Respiratory and Related ENT Conditions 6. Cardiovascular Disorders 7. Vascular and Blood Disorders 8. Abdominal Disorders 9. Gynecologic Disorders 10. Common Urinary Tract Disorders 11. Neurological Disorders 12. Musculoskeletal Conditions 13. Endocrine Disorders 14. Psychiatric Disorders 15. Pediatric Disorders Appendices A. Body Mass Index B. Food Sources for Selected Nutrients C. Peak Expiratory Flow Rate D. Patient Instruction Sheets E. Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) F. Dietary Supplements G. Pain Management Guidelines H. Herbal Therapy I. Suggested Hospital Admission Orders J. Biological Disease Agents
- Data Publicarii : 23 Feb 2004
- Editie : 3 Rev ed
- Format : Spiral bound
- Numar pagini : 528
- ISBN : 9780721603452