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Advanced Health Assessment of Women: Clinical Skills and Procedures
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Advanced Health Assessment of Women: Clinical Skills and Procedures

Publication Year: 2014
Edition: 3rd
Authors/Editor: Carcio, Carcio; Secor, Mimi 
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 978-0-826-12308-4
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Keeping pace with the expanding scope of advanced practice, the third edition provides several completely new chapters authored by renowned specialists, expanded chapters, and updates

New to the third edition:
- Updated assessment guidelines
- New chapters on lesbian health, dysfunctional uterine bleeding, polycystic ovarian syndrome, skin aesthetics, and pelvic pain
- Information on new contraception devices
- New information on domestic violence, health history of special populations, and vaginal microscopy
- Cervical cancer screening, menopause assessment, and osteoporosis screening
- Expanded information on evaluation of the pelvic floor
- Expanded information on aging and menopause
- Updates on infertility and information on BRCA gene testing

Key features:
- Provides detailed descriptions of advanced assessment techniques enhanced with plentiful tables and figures
- Presents the rationale for all assessments and procedures
- Delineates clinical procedures on the leading edge of the expanded role of the advanced practice clinician
- Includes unique chapters about selection and insertion of the vaginal pessary, intrauterine insemination procedure, and donor insemination
- Covers such advanced skills as vulvar exam and biopsy, endometrial biopsy, acrochordonectomy, polypectomy, and colposcopy

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Carcio, Carcio; Secor, Mimi 
  • ISBN: 978-0-826-12308-4
  • Specialty:
    Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Obstetrics & Women's Health
    Physician Assistant
    Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 3rd
  • Pages: 640
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2014

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