Self Assessment in Limb X ray Interpretation

However you use the book it will encourage you to read more and research more into musculoskeletal trauma and its radiographic appearance; for it is a fascinating topic and there is always more to learn "

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Author: Karen Sakthivel-Wainford

Publisher: M&K Update Ltd

ISBN: 9781907830136

Category: Diagnosis, Radioscopic

Page: 249

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Aimed at radiographers, nurse practitioners, junior doctors and allied professionals who need to formulate a written report/opinion on trauma radiographs. There are 100 case studies each with radiograph image. The book is designed to support whatever course you have done whether reporting, OCyred dottingOCO or commenting or to encourage you to go on OCythat courseOCO. It can be used as a revision book, a study aid, or to help in preparation for an assessment. However you use the book it will encourage you to read more and research more into musculoskeletal trauma and its radiographic appearance; for it is a fascinating topic and there is always more to learn "

Self Assessment in Musculoskeletal Pathology X rays

... books from M&K include: Self-assessment in Axial Musculoskeletal Trauma X-rays ISBN: 978-1-905539-47-5 Self-assessment in Paediatric Musculoskeletal Trauma X-rays ISBN: 978-1-905539-34-5 Self-assessment in Limb X-ray Interpretation ...

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Author: Karen Sakthivel-Wainford

Publisher: M&K Update Ltd

ISBN: 9781907830617

Category: Electronic books

Page: 291

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Today many radiographers are trained to report on trauma radiographs. Universities are also training student radiographers to comment on trauma radiographs. It is useful, in some cases essential, that whilst we review the trauma radiograph we also recognise and note any appropriate pathology. For instance a patient attends Accident and Emergency with pain in their knee for several weeks following trauma; the radiographs show no fracture but some signs of a malignant bony tumour, which on further investigation is an osteo sarcoma. As with the other books in the series, this book starts with several chapters by different authors followed by a series of 100 cases.Self-assessment in Musculoskeletal Pathology X-rays will appear to a variety of health professions and like others in the series, is intended to accompany a reporting course and to be used alongside further research and reading.

Self Assessment In Axial Skeleton Musculoskeletal Trauma X Rays

A-Z of Orthopaedic Radiology. London: W.B. Saunders. ... Triage, assessment, investigation andearly management of head injury in infants, children and adults. Clinical Guideline 4. ... Self Assessment in Limb X-ray Interpretation.

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Author: Karen Sakthivel-Wainford

Publisher: M&K Update Ltd

ISBN: 9781907830471

Category: Electronic books

Page: 278

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Many practitioners are now continuing to expand their reporting skills from appendicular skeleton to include the axial skeleton in trauma. Other allied profession may also be reviewing axial skeleton trauma radiographs, for instance nurse practitioners (such as in cases of hip trauma). Many practitioners initially fear reviewing axial skeleton radiographs, understandably as missing an injury may have dire consequences, but with training, audit and care this fear can be overcome; and one can look forward to the challenge of axial radiograph reporting.As axial trauma radiographs can be a difficult to review, the book starts with several chapters, to introduce or revise specific axial trauma. The first chapter discusses mechanisms of injury of major trauma. Followed by a chapter on pelvic trauma. The next chapter looks at reviewing trauma cervical spine radiographs. Then is presented a series of trauma cases of the axial skeleton, on which you are asked to write reports, plus sometimes answer a few questions, (the answers are over the page). This section is divided into six chapters; trauma cases of the pelvis; of the hip and femur; the cervical spine; dorsal and lumber spine; the skull, facial bones and mandible (15 cases in each chapter); the last chapter being 25 mixed cases. Although it is preferably to work your way through the book from start to finish; if you feel you need revision on say cervical spine radiographs, then you can flick to the chapter on reviewing the cervical spine and next to the cases on cervical spine. Each case has appropriate clinical history although this may not be the original history in order to anonymous the case. Some of the cases may not have side markers these may have been removed whilst removing patientsOCO details."

Primary Care Case Studies for Nurse Practitioners

... Arterial Blood Gas Analysis: an easy learning guide ISBN: 978-1-905539-04-8 · 2008 Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism: a guide for practitioners ISBN: 978-1-905539-51-2 · 2008 Self-assessment in Limb X-ray Interpretation ...

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Author: Lydia Burke

Publisher: M&K Update Ltd

ISBN: 9781907830235

Category: Nursing

Page: 90

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Practice nurses and nurse practitioners working alongside general practitioners are required to see and treat patients with a variety of minor and complex conditions. They therefore need skills in history-taking, physical assessment, diagnosing, prescribing and managing long-term conditions. It is assumed that nurses who read this book will have experience in managing the care of babies, children, well young people, people for whom English is not their first language, people with mental health problems and older people with multiple health problems. These case studies are loosely based on interactions that the author has had with patients in Primary Care.

Paediatric Minor Emergencies

Books can be ordered online at: www.mkupdate.co.uk Self-assessment in Paediatric Musculoskeletal Trauma X-rays ISBN: 978-1-905539-34-5 Self-assessment in Limb X-ray Interpretation ISBN: 978-1-905539-13-0 Practical Prescribing for ...

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Author: James Bethel

Publisher: M&K Update Ltd

ISBN: 9781907830358

Category: Electronic books. -- local

Page: 242

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There is a dearth of written work relating specifically to the emergency care of the child. Why this should be the case is perhaps not as perplexing as it may initially appear: although children make up between 25% and 30% of the attendance of many emergency departments, constituting approximately 3.5 million attendances a year (Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) 1999, 2007), there has until recently been little specific provision made for them.Whilst not addressing all of the challenges it is hoped that this work will provide some of the necessary knowledge for emergency nurses and nurse practitioners, emergency care practitioners, medical care practitioners, physiotherapy practitioners, pre-hospital staff and medical staff working in emergency departments, minor injury units, walk-in centres, out of hours services and other emergency care settings, that will enable them to enhance the care of the child with minor injury or illness.

A Guide to Research for Podiatrists

Self-assessment in Limb X-ray Interpretation ISBN: 978-1-905539-13-0 Interpersonal Skills Workbook ISBN: 978-1-905539-37-6 Improving Patient Outcomes ISBN: 978-1-905539-06-2 Management of Pain in Older People Workbbook ISBN: ...

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Author: Jackie Campbell

Publisher: M&K Update Ltd

ISBN: 9781907830419

Category: Electronic books

Page: 110

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It is constantly suggested that, as podiatrists, we need to research, but what does this really mean? This question can be particularly problematic in a profession such as podiatry, where there has not been a strong research basis for our practice in the past. Information is no longer accepted at face value, but instead is scrutinised, criticised, questioned and used to raise other questions. Podiatrists are being prepared to understand, use and undertake their own research. The book will appeal to podiatry practitioners, lecturers and students. It is based on a popular series of articles that appeared in Podiatry Now, which have been updated and edited into this stand-alone resource.

Issues in Heart Failure Nursing

Forthcoming titles from M&K Publishing Self Assessment in – Limb X-ray Interpretation ISBN 978 1-905539-13-4 Improving Patient Outcomes: a guide for Ward Managers ISBN 978 -1-905539-06-1 Modern Management in Chronic Disease & Long Term ...

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Author: Chris Jones

Publisher: M&K Update Ltd

ISBN: 9781907830006

Category: Medical

Page: 155

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The number of people suffering from this debilitating condition is predicted to grow exponentially over the next decade. This has serious implications for the health services. Investigating heart failure is not cheap even where facilities exist. The drugs used, though effective – often remarkably so – are also costly as are laboratory investigations. These again are not cheap. People with heart failure require frequent admissions to hospital and occupy many beds and much staff attention. All of these factors are set to increase over the next decades. This eclectic collection of papers tackles many of the issues that concern those who care for individuals with heart failure; organisation of services, exercise, palliative care amongst them, but also novel and rarely discussed issues. The book is suited to both pre and post-registered health care students. We do not supply inspection copies but we do supply Examination copies, whereby a course leader has 30 days to evaluate the book, then choose to adopt, purchase or return the book. If you are interested in further details please do not hesitate in contacting me. CONTENTS: Preface - Chris Jones Foreword Professor Martin Cowie Heart failure in the community: a confusion of protocols District nurses meeting the challenge of heart failure The care of patients who develop heart failure alongside mental health problems Adults with congenital heart disease and heart failure Cardiac resynchronisation therapy Congestive heart failure and cognitive dysfunction Sexual dysfunction in heart failure Exercise training in the management of patients with heart failure: a review of the evidence Exercise: the things we don't know Improved symptom control in palliative care for heart failure Improving palliative care service provision for patients with heart failure Assisted dying and heart failure

Making Sense of the ECG Cases for Self Assessment Second Edition

ECG ANALYSIS Rate 66/min Rhythm Sinus rhythm QRS axis Right axis deviation (+152°) P waves Inverted in leads I and aVL, biphasic in lead aVR ... Moreover, the patient's clinical examination and chest X-ray have not shown dextrocardia.

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Author: Andrew R. Houghton

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781444181845

Category: Medical

Page: 200

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Making Sense of the ECG: Cases for Self-Assessment presents everything you need to assess your ability to interpret ECGs accurately, perform differential diagnosis, and decide upon the most appropriate clinical management in each situation. The patients' history, examination and initial investigations are presented along with questions on the ECG interpretation. Detailed explanatory answers ensure this book solves your queries as well as providing practical guidance and essential revision. Use alongside the popular companion Making Sense of the ECG 4E,or independently, as a vital tool to consolidate your knowledge and prepare yourself for future clinical practice.

Making Sense of the ECG Cases for Self Assessment

analysis. Rate 66 bpm Rhythm Sinus rhythm QRS axis Right axis deviation (152°) P waves Inverted in leads I and aVL, biphasic in lead aVR PR ... Moreover, the patient's clinical examination and chest X-ray have not shown dextrocardia.

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Author: David Gray

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781444166743

Category: Medical

Page: 304

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So you think you've grasped how to read and interpret ECGs? You can measure a QT interval, distinguish between VT and SVT and know when to refer a patient to a cardiologist? Consolidate your knowledge by putting the principles into practice. Making Sense of the ECG: Cases for Self-Assessment presents everything you need to assess your ability to interpret ECGs accurately, perform differential diagnosis, and decide upon the most appropriate clinical management in each situation. The patients' history, examination and initial investigations are presented along with questions on the ECG interpretation. Detailed explanatory answers ensure this book solves your queries as well as providing practical guidance and essential revision. * Each case is presented over 4 pages, setting out the clinical scenario and ECG, questions to prompt the reader, ECG analysis, and detailed answers and commentary providing the appropriate action to take * User-friendly two-colour landscape design, fully illustrated with clear ECGs * Written by the same respected authors and the perfect companion to Making Sense of the ECG, Third Edition, with useful cross-references allowing students to learn, revise and test themselves on all aspects of electrocardiography

Making Sense of the ECG Cases for Self Assessment

Making Sense of the ECG: Cases for Self-Assessment presents everything you need to assess your ability to interpret ECGs accurately, perform differential diagnosis, and decide upon the most appropriate clinical management in each situation.

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Author: Andrew Houghton

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9781444181852

Category: Medical

Page: 200

View: 192

Making Sense of the ECG: Cases for Self-Assessment presents everything you need to assess your ability to interpret ECGs accurately, perform differential diagnosis, and decide upon the most appropriate clinical management in each situation. The patients' history, examination and initial investigations are presented along with questions on the ECG i

Essentials of Internal Medicine 3e

CHEST RADIOGRAPHY Principles of interpretation in chest X-rays Patient demographics Technical assessment Lines, tubes and implants Anatomical review Review areas ('hard to see areas') Summary 2. THORACIC COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY Techniques ...

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Author: Nicholas J Talley

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780729580816

Category: Medical

Page: 834

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Building on established diagnostic techniques, Essentials of Internal Medicine 3e presents a modern approach to internal medicine, equipping the reader with the skills to become an effective internist. This text presents practical approaches to diagnosis and up to date strategies for implementing evidence-based treatments for prevalent conditions. Learn how to: Identify what is clinically important Understand and investigate disease Create an effective strategy for treatment Utilize technological diagnostic tools now available Color illustrations to enhance recognition and learning Clinical pearls Memory jog lists and tables Multiple choice questions with answers and explanations Content has been organized around themes of: Holistic approach to patient treatment The importance of diagnosis The physician’s role in public health The physician as scholar

Essentials of Internal Medicine eBook

ABDOMINAL ULTRASOUND Background—ultrasound principles Principles of ultrasound interpretation Lower limb duplex ... CHEST RADIOGRAPHY Principles of interpretation in chest X-rays Patient demographics Technical assessment 99 MR ...

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Author: Nicholas J. Talley

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780729587440

Category: Medical

Page: 852

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Written by Nicholas J Talley, Simon O’Connor and Brad Frankum, this engaging and instructive text provides practical pathways to diagnosis and up-to-date strategies for implementing evidence-based treatments for prevalent conditions. Learn how to: identify what is clinically important understand and investigate disease create an effective strategy for treatment use technological diagnostic tools. This new edition of Essentials of Internal Medicine 4e describes established and trusted diagnostic techniques to equip students and trainees with the skills to succeed in their profession. The visually dynamic text offers a framework of knowledge covering core facts and addressing difficult-to-master topics such as: holistic approach to patient treatment the importance of diagnosis the physician's role in public health the physician as scholar. Contributions from expert clinicians leading the advancement of medicine globally Need-to-know ‘clinical pearls’ throughout each chapter Memory jog lists and tables Multiple choice questions with end-of-chapter answers and extensive explanations Enhanced eBook version included with purchase

Davidson s Self assessment in Medicine E Book

A 54 year old man with chronic hepatitis C presents with lower limb palpable purpura, arthralgia and neuropathy. His alanine aminotransferase ... Her chest X-ray confirms bilateral airspace shadowing, predominantly in the mid-zones.

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Author: Deborah Wake

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702071485

Category: Medical

Page: 416

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Davidson’s Assessment in Medicine is a collection of 1250 best-of-five multiple choice questions, arranged to correspond with the chapters of the Twenty-third Edition of Davidson's Principles and Practice. The questions follow the style used in many international undergraduate and early postgraduate exams. For each question the answers are accompanied by a short piece of remediation/ feedback with references back to the main textbook for further information. This book is an excellent broad assessment text and forms a highly useful complement to the main textbook. It will help students increase the efficiency with which they acquire the factual knowledge necessary for both passing examinations and good medical practice. Although written to accompany Davidson's Principles and Practice of Medicine, this book can be used alongside any clinical medicine textbook. 1250 best-of-five multiple choice questions with detailed answers and remediation feedback. Closely linked to the world-renowned Davidson's Principles and Practice of Medicine textbook.

Chest X ray Interpretation for Radiographers Nurses and Allied Health Professionals

This is followed by a short chapter on having a systematic approach when reporting chest x-rays, then the silhouette sign as described by Felson, then chapters on consolidation and collapse, heart failure, tumours, lung nodules, chest ...

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Author: Karen Sakthivel-Wainford

Publisher: M&K Update Ltd

ISBN: 9781910451779

Category: Medical

Page: 212

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Chest x-rays are among the most difficult plain film to report. This helpful book combines a simple introduction to the basics of chest x-ray reporting with a good number of sample cases, including actual radiographs. The book begins with the anatomy of the chest x-ray, as visualised on the posterior anterior and lateral images. This is followed by a short chapter on having a systematic approach when reporting chest x-rays, then the silhouette sign as described by Felson, then chapters on consolidation and collapse, heart failure, tumours, lung nodules, chest trauma, positioning of tubes, lines and pacemakers, chronic chest conditions and tuberculosis. Finally, there is a chapter that includes 60 cases for the reader to review. Today, many different healthcare professionals are involved in reviewing chest x-rays. This book will therefore be useful for advanced nurse practitioners, accident and emergency practitioners, and major trauma practitioners, as well as trainee radiologists, radiographers, trainee reporting radiographers and junior medics. Contents include: • The radiographs and anatomy of the chest x-ray • A systematic approach to reviewing the chest x-ray • Felson’s silhouette sign • Consolidation and collapse • Overview of cardiovascular disorders and heart failure • Lung tumours • Lung nodules • Chest trauma • Tubes, lines and pacemakers • Chronic chest conditions • Tuberculosis • 60 cases

Limb X Ray Interpretation

This book would be of great value to Emergency Nurse Practitioners, Accident and Emergency staff, radiographers, junior doctors, medical students, and physiotherapists.

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Author: Dorthe Larsen

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 1861564996

Category: Medical

Page: 236

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Limb X-Ray Interpretation provides a comprehensive guide to limb X-ray trauma diagnosis. The content is separated into two distinct parts; part I addresses the technical and professional issues in trauma radiography, from the initial request for an examination to the final image, including the normal and abnormal appearance of bone on radiographs and the classifications of fractures. Part II is subdivided into distinct anatomical regions by chapter describing a systematic approach to the interpretation of X-ray images. Each chapter follows a similar format with core anatomy linked to the normal radiographic anatomy, using over 570 X-ray images and line drawings. The common and less common fractures, together with specific radiological signs of abnormalities, mechanism of injury and subsequent treatments are presented. This book is of of great value to Emergency Nurse Practitioners, Accident and Emergency staff, radiographers, junior doctors, medical students, and physiotherapists.

NSCA s Essentials of Personal Training

Eckerson, JM, Stout, JR, Evetovich, TK, Housh, TJ, Johnson, GO, and Worrell, N. Validity of self-assessment techniques ... Body composition in overweight and obese women postpartum: Bioimpedance methods validated by dual energy X-ray ...

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Author: NSCA -National Strength & Conditioning Association

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 9781492596738

Category: Medical

Page: 760

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Developed by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), NSCA’s Essentials of Personal Training, Third Edition With HKPropel Access, is the definitive reference for personal training professionals and students. This comprehensive guide to personal training, with contributions from leaders in the field, provides the most accurate and reliable information and guidance for current and aspiring professionals. Updated to reflect the latest research, with clear explanations of supporting scientific evidence, this edition will give readers the knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) needed by modern personal training professionals. New content addresses the latest objectives found on the National Strength and Conditioning Association’s Certified Personal Trainer (NSCA-CPT) exam, maintaining this text’s position as the single best resource for those preparing for the NSCA-CPT exam. NSCA’s Essentials of Personal Training, Third Edition, provides guidelines for the complex process of designing safe, effective, and goal-specific resistance, aerobic, plyometric, and speed training programs for clients of all ages and fitness levels. With comprehensive coverage of various categories of unique client needs, readers will learn how to make specific modifications and adjust exercise programs for each individual client. Multiple fitness testing protocols and norms for each component of fitness—including 10 new tests—are all presented, along with instructions that are detailed yet easy to follow. Over 200 full-color photos and accompanying instructions clearly describe and visually show proper technique for exercises and drills, including stretching, plyometrics, and stability ball exercises. There are new sections on suspension training, manual resistance training, and common types of resistance training equipment. Plus, 27 online videos, delivered through HKPropel, demonstrate exercise technique in action, preparing readers to instruct clients through safe exercise performance. Students will also be able to complete chapter quizzes assigned by instructors through HKPropel. Study questions at the end of each chapter, written in the same style and format as those found on the NSCA-CPT exam, facilitate learning of chapter content and fully prepare candidates for exam day. Practicing professionals and aspiring professionals alike will benefit from a new appendix of advice on building a successful career as a personal trainer. NSCA’s Essentials of Personal Training, Third Edition, remains the most comprehensive resource available for personal training preparation and professional development. Unmatched in scope, this essential text continues to be a definitive reference for current and future personal trainers, exercise instructors, fitness facility and wellness center managers, and other fitness professionals. Note: A code for accessing HKPropel is not included with this ebook but may be purchased separately.

NSCA s Essentials of Personal Training

Eckerson, JM, Stout, JR, Evetovich, TK, Housh, TJ, Johnson, GO, and Worrell, N. Validity of self-assessment techniques ... Body composition in overweight and obese women postpartum: Bioimpedance methods validated by dual energy X-ray ...

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Author: Brad J. Schoenfeld

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 9781492596721

Category: Muscle strength

Page: 760

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NSCA's Essentials of Personal Training, Third Edition With HKPropel Access, is the definitive resource for personal trainers, health and fitness instructors, and other fitness professionals. It is also the primary preparation source for those taking the NSCA-CPT exam.

Postnatal Growth Neurobiology

Mossberg, H. O., 1949, The x-ray appearance of the knee joint in obese over-grown children, Acta Paediatr. Scand. 38:509. ... Neinstein, L. S., 1982, Adolescent self-assessment of sexual maturation, Clin. Pediatr. 21:482.

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Author: Frank Falkner

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781489905222

Category: Science

Page: 556

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Medical Surgical Nursing Certification 1st Edition

... dislocations constitute emergency related to potential loss of limbAssessment: • Neurovascular status • Pain and tenderness on movement • Obvious deformity ◗ Diagnostic tests • X-rays—always bilateral for comparative analysis ...

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Author: Donna L. Martin

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9781260031386

Category: Medical

Page: 608

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Introducing the ultimate all-in-one study guide for acing the Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Exam This innovative new review is the most complete and effective way for test takers to prepare for the medical-surgical nursing certification exam administered through either the Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board (MSNCB) or the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Delivering everything test-takers need in one comprehensive study guide, the book includes review questions, case studies, clinical considerations, and a practice test. The user-friendly, time-efficient presentation conveniently summarizes and simplifies must-know, high-yield content most relevant to passing the exam. EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO EXCEL: •Content mirrors the blueprint of both the ANCC and MSNCB exams, so you know you are studying only the most high-yield, relevant material•A 150 question practice exam provides rock-solid preparation•Each carefully constructed chapter includes an overview, content, practice questions, and clinical considerations•Enhanced by the input of renowned content experts who know exactly what it takes to pass

Advanced Health Assessment Clinical Diagnosis in Primary Care4

... The Abdominal X-ray (Chapter 38), offers a guided approach to reading and interpreting abdominal x-rays. Further, we have expanded content on radiography in Chapter 20, Limb Pain. We have updated chapter content throughout and have ...

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Author: Joyce E. Dains

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323074179

Category: Medical

Page: 520

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Designed for advanced practice nurses and advanced practice nursing students, as well as Physician's Assistant students and practitioners, Advanced Health Assessment & Clinical Diagnosis in Primary Care, 4th Edition, is a practical resource that takes you to the "next step" of health assessment, beyond basic history and physical examination and through the diagnostic reasoning process. Accessible and concise, it approaches physical examination by focusing on a specific chief complaint rather than a diagnosis of a disease entity. Each chapter is organized into four major areas: Focused History; Focused Physical Examination; Laboratory and Diagnostic Studies; and Differential Diagnosis. Those who master the diagnostic reasoning process in this text will be able to accurately diagnose the majority of conditions they will see in clinical practice. Easy-to-follow format with consistent organization improves your ability to understand and accurately perform the different elements of the diagnostic reasoning process: Focused History sections walk you through the thinking process involved in obtaining a pertinent, relevant, problem-specific history that will assist in differential diagnosis. Key Questions highlight what questions to ask the patient, followed by an explanation of what the patient's responses might signify, to guide you toward an accurate assessment and precise diagnosis. Focused Physical Examination sections explain how to conduct more advanced diagnostic techniques and offer interpretations of the findings. Laboratory and Diagnostic Studies sections give a brief outline of what types of laboratory or diagnostic studies would be appropriate for the chief complaint or suspected diagnosis. Differential Diagnosis sections contain the most common differential diagnoses for each chief complaint and summarize the history and physical examination findings, along with the laboratory and diagnostic studies indicated. Differential Diagnosis tables offer an at-a-glance summary of possible diagnoses. Reordered table of contents, organized alphabetically by patient problem rather than by body system, simplifies and accelerates information retrieval. A list of chapters by body system is also included for reference. Three new chapters: Chapter 23: Palpitations Chapter 36: Weight Loss/Gain (Unintentional) Chapter 38: The Abdominal X-ray Additional Evidence-Based Practice boxes provide additional research-based tips on conducting the most effective exams for more accurate diagnoses.