Book Description: Our 3-panel (6-page) guideâ€”jam-packed with informationâ€”provides a detailed review of a key aspect of the nursing profession: assessment. A perfect resource for nursing students or those already in the field who want to brush up on their skills, this guide covers the key concepts, skills and techniques essential to effective nursing assessment. Each section features â€śThe Nurse Knowsâ€ť summary of critical points, set off graphically for easy reference. Tables and images further enhance the text. Topics include: â€˘Assessment â€“ Preparation & Techniques â€˘Physical Examination â€“ Inspection, Palpation, Percussion & Auscultation â€˘Integumentary System Assessment â€˘HEENT Assessment â€˘Cardiovascular System Assessment â€˘Respiratory System Assessment â€˘Gastrointestinal (GI) System Assessment â€˘Genitourinary (GU) System Assessment â€˘Musculoskeletal System Assessment â€˘Neurologic System Assessment â€˘Post-Assessment â€“ Critical Synthesis & Documentation â€˘And much more!