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Chapter-01 Health Assessment

BOOK TITLE: Clinical Nursing Procedures: The Art of Nursing Practice
ISBN 9788184488104
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11023_1
Edition 2/e
Publishing Year 2010
Pages 56
Chapter Keywords Health assessment, Vital signs, Rationales and pediatric variations, Laboratory tests, Urine tests, Self examinations of breasts and testicles.
This contains twenty six nursing procedures, each one arranged with definition, purposes, articles, procedure steps with rationales and pediatric variations. The health assessment procedures include assessing vital signs, collection of specimens for laboratory tests, performing urine tests and self examinations of breasts and testicles.