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Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination

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Vendor:
Indiana University Digital Library Program
Producer:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins




A comprehensive way to teach and refine physical examination skills using the Bates' method. Each lesson is dedicated to a specific body system and includes a step-by-step demonstration of appropriate examination techniques. Rationales as well as detailed explanations are provided for every procedure, concluding with a summary and quick review to reinforce the information covered.

The 4th edition has also been supplemented with six new modules offering specific guidance on approach to the patient, general survey, vital signs and skin, and age appropriate head-to-toe assessment. Each lesson is dedicated to a specific body system and includes a step-by-step demonstration of appropriate examination techniques. Rationales as well as detailed explanations are provided for every procedure, concluding with a summary and quick review to reinforce the information covered. The 4th edition has also been supplemented with six new modules offering specific guidance on approach to the patient, general survey, vital signs and skin, and age appropriate head-to-toe assessment.

Viewing requirements: Windows PC with Windows Media Player installed. Not compatible with Mac computers.

Number of Users:
20 simultaneous users
Interlibrary Loan:
Not Permitted
Resource Advocate:
Winterman, Brian
SFX Source:
No
Federated Search:
No

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Public Health
  • Medicine
  • Nursing

Library of Congress Subjects:

Physical diagnosis.
Physical Examination.