Professional Guide to Signs and Symptoms

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Professional Guide to Signs and Symptoms, 6e

Prepared for publication by Lippincott

Category:
Nursing, Nursing Assessment
Series:
Professional Guide Series
  • Hardback
  • 9781608310982
  • April 2010
  • 816 pages
  • List Price: £48.00
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DESCRIPTION

Thoroughly updated and now in full color, the Sixth Edition of this comprehensive manual covers over 550 signs and symptoms. More than 300 of the most important signs and symptoms are organized alphabetically; each entry includes a description, emergency interventions (where appropriate), history and physical examination, causes, associated signs and symptoms, special considerations, pediatric pointers, geriatric pointers, and patient counseling. Over 500 illustrations, tables, and flowcharts are included. Appendices describe 250 less familiar signs and symptoms and provide English/Spanish translations of common signs and symptoms. This edition includes signs and symptoms of important emerging diseases.

CONTENTS

Contributors and consultants

Foreword

SIGNS & SYMPTOMS (A-Z)

APPENDICES

Selected signs & symptoms

Potential agents of bioterrorism

Adverse effects associated with herbs

Obtaining a health history

Guide to laboratory test results

Selected references

Index

SPECIFICATIONS

ISBN
9781608310982
Publication Month
April 2010
Edition
6
Edition Type
Sixth


Product Format
Hardback
Height x Width
5817 x 3861 mm
Weight
545218 grams
Number of Pages
816 pages
Language
English


Bisacs
MEDICAL / Diagnosis, MEDICAL / Family & General Practice, MEDICAL / General, MEDICAL / Nursing / Assessment & Diagnosis, MEDICAL / Nursing / General, MEDICAL / Nursing / Medical & Surgical, MEDICAL / Nursing / Reference


Imprint
LWW
Publisher
LWW