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In this course, Samantha Rhea and Stephen Holt will guide you through all of the relevant aspects of physical assessment for nursing.
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In physical assessment in nursing, you have to demonstrate your knowledge and skills in physical examination techniques. To do this, you must apply knowledge of nursing procedures and psychomotor skills to physical examination techniques. You also have to select the appropriate equipment for examination. In addition you have to consider which equipment and techniques are appropriate for the patient. The selection may be influenced by the patient’s age or vital signs measurements. Furthermore, physical assessment includes conducting a comprehensive health assessment of the patient.
You have to implement the following steps to complete a physical assessment:
Assessment includes overall physical, emotional and behavioral state of the patient. Considerations for all patients include:
Physical assessment is very important in nursing. Assessments help nurses to objectively assess the individual needs of patients. Likewise, physical assessment identifies possible barriers to care that may affect compliance and outcomes.
Lecturio helps you pass by offering learning videos on every topic of physical assessment. The topics range from head to toe assessment to assessment of the genitourinary and muscoloskeletal sytstem. In addition you will be well prepared with the quiz questions and the spaced repetition quiz. Also study guides and downloadable material help you pass Physical Assessment course.
Lecturio’s video library covers over 40 videos with a watch time of 4 hours. Additionally there are 120 quiz questions available. The big advantage of Lecturio is that you can download your learning materials and learn it in your own pace.
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