The 11th edition of the pre-eminent textbook on physical examination accommodates foundational content to guide students’ approaches to history taking, interviewing, and other core assessment skills, in addition to fully illustrated, step by step techniques that outline correct performance of physical examination. The book includes a vibrant full-color art program and a simple-to-follow two-column format with step by step examination techniques at the left and abnormalities with differential diagnoses at the right. The comprehensive, evidence-based content is intended for medical students, high-level nursing education and practice markets, in addition to related health professions such as physician assistants.
New for this edition:
–Content has been fully revised and up to date to reflect essentially the most latest health care literature.
–More than 200 new and revised photographs and drawings have been added to better illustrate key points in the accompanying text.
–Design and layout has been revised to increase discoverability of core material and special assessment tips.
–Techniques of interviewing chapter has been reorganized to supply clearer insights into the skills of empathic listening.