Bates' "Visual Guide to Physical Examination" has been completely revised with new equipment, techniques, and modern settings for physical assessment. With 6 new videos in addition to the 12 body system videos, the fourth edition focuses on how to approach and communicate with patients to prepare for clinical practice. Available in 4 convenient format - VHS, PAL, DVD and streaming video files - each video provides 25 minutes of step-by-step examination footage with rationales. Patients and examiners represent diverse age groups and cultures to provide students with a well-rounded, realistic view. This revision features new emphasis on health history and documentation and communication and patient/practitioner interaction.