BATES' POCKET GUIDE TO PHYSICAL EXAMINATION AND HISTORY TAKING This title has been archived.
Affiliation: Texas Tech University, School of Medicine, Lubbock, TX
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date: 2007
ISBN 13: 9780781793483
This concise pocket-sized guide presents the classic Bates approach to physical examination and history taking in a quick-reference outline format. The book features a beautiful full-color design with over 500 drawings and photographs and an easy-to-follow two-column format with examination techniques on the left and abnormalities and interpretations on the right. Highlights of this edition include greater emphasis on patient communication and interview techniques, a new chapter on the older adult, and new drawings and photographs of abnormalities. A bound-in CD-ROM contains a free PDA download with outlines of examination procedures and techniques.