Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only

Title Learning clinical skills : pearls, pitfalls and tips for the OSCE / Bridget Maher and Pat Henn, editors.

Imprint New York : Nova Science Publishers, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (viii, 246 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Health care in transition
Health care in transition series.
Note "Nova biomedical."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The consultation / Joe Moran -- Persistent cough / Marcus P. Kennedy -- Murmurs, heart sounds and more / David Kerins and Carl Vaughan -- Diarrhea: a common symptom / Eamonn M. Quigley -- Neurological examination / Patricia M. Fitzgerald -- Petechiae and purpura / Mary R. Cahill -- Meningococcal septicaemia in children / Jackelina Pando-Kelly and Deirdre Murray -- Neonatal jaundice and the newborn screening examination / Tony Ryan -- Examining the abdomen / David Power and Mark Corrigan -- The diabetic foot: pearls, pitfalls, and tips for the OSCE / Antoinette Tuthill -- Shock and collapse in the emergency department / Stephen Cusack -- D is for dyspnoea / John Hinchion -- Infectious diseases: a broad differential / Mary Horgan, Sarah O'Connell and Sarah Moran -- Chronic kidney disease uncovered / Liam Plant -- The older patient / Denis O'Mahony -- Introduction to skin examination / Benvon Moran and John Bourke -- Syncope: reassure or refer? / Fionnuala Quigley -- Safe for surgery: pre-operative assessment for anaesthesia and surgery / Brian O'Donnell -- The psychiatric interview and mental state examination / Aisling Campbell -- Ophthalmology for medical students / Sinead Byrne -- Common things are common. Otitis Media / Brendan Fennessy and Gerard O'Leary.
Note Print version record.
Summary Hearing the patient's story, asking the right questions, and doing a careful, thorough and informed physical examination are intrinsic to good medicine. This book is a clinical skills textbook with a third dimension - the human factor. We read about real people, real symptoms and real diagnostic problems.
Subject Clinical competence -- Case studies.
Clinical medicine -- Case studies.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Clinical competence. (OCoLC)fst00864347
Clinical medicine. (OCoLC)fst00864361
Clinical Competence -- Case Reports.
Clinical Medicine -- education -- Case Reports.
Students, Medical -- Case Reports.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Case studies. (OCoLC)fst01423765
Added Author Maher, Bridget.
Henn, Pat.
Other Form: Print version: Learning clinical skills. New York : Nova Science Publishers, 2012 9781621004097 (DLC) 2011034206 (OCoLC)747385711
ISBN 9781621004691 (electronic bk.)
1621004694 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. DEBBG BV041049735

Available items only