Professional Guide to Signs & Symptoms

Publication Year: 2010

Edition: 6th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Lippincott

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-60-831098-2

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 95

Doody Core Title
Score:

  • Score: 2.53 (Diagnosis/Assessment)
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Description

Thoroughly updated and now in full color, the sixth edition of this comprehensive manual covers over 550 signs and symptoms.

More than 300 of the most important signs and symptoms are organized alphabetically; each entry includes a description, emergency interventions (where appropriate), history and physical examination, causes, associated signs and symptoms, special considerations, pediatric pointers, geriatric pointers, and patient counseling.

Over 500 illustrations, tables, and flowcharts are included and appendices describe 250 less familiar signs and symptoms and provide English/Spanish translations of common signs and symptoms.

This edition includes signs and symptoms of important emerging diseases.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Lippincott
ISBN: 978-1-60-831098-2
Specialty:
Dictionaries & Word References
Medical/Surgical Nursing
Nursing Assessment
Pathophysiology
Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
References
Language: English
Edition: 6th Ed.
Pages: 816
Illustrations: 311
Year: 2010
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 95

Doody Core Title
Score:
  • 2.53 (Diagnosis/Assessment)

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