DIY Clinical Examination for Medical Students

DIY Clinical Examination for Medical Students

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Featuring over 1,000 images, "DIY Clinical Examination for Medical Students" is a groundbreaking new illustrated guide to clinical examination for medical students. Designed to boost your understanding of clinical techniques in practice, "DIY Clinical Examination for Medical Students" builds confidence by: demonstrating a system for examining the body, including the assessment of function and the use of common clinical tools; displaying relevant observable and palpable anatomy; and, providing an introduction to basic pathology.This title also builds confidence by: deconstructing patient diagnosis - from history-taking, examination and subsequent discussion - enabling you to identify and manage abnormal states; examining and interpreting radiological images and their associated anatomy; illustrating points for vascular access and injection of local anaesthetic; considering the anatomy of common clinical procedures, tendon and joint injections, surgical incisions and access points for minimally invasive surgery; highlighting and selectively illustrating common disease entities; presenting tables and appendices on practical areas of clinical management; and, providing a glossary of common medical terms.
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  • Electronic book text | 488 pages
  • PasTest
  • PasTest Limited
  • Chesire, United Kingdom
  • 1000 Colour images
  • 1908185546
  • 9781908185549

About John S. P. Lumley

John S P Lumley MS FRCS Professor of Surgery, St. Bartholomew's and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Honorary Consultant Surgeon, St. Bartholomew's Hosptial, London. Member of Council, Royal College of Surgeons of England, Past World President, International College of Surgeons.
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Table of contents

Aims, organisation and clinical skills, general examination, regional examination. Head Neck: Cranial Nerves Nose Eye Face Ear Neck Thyroid Musculoskeletal: Back Upper Limb Lower Limb Thorax: Chest wall Respiratory Cardiovascular Arteries Veins Vascular Access Lymphatic System Breast & Axilla Abdomen: Alimentary Inguinal and Perineum Neurological: Motor Sensory Peripheral Nerves Local Anaesthesia APPENDICES Anatomical Orientation Systemic Review Tools of Examination and Diagnosis Classification of Infective Diseases GLOSSARY
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