Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Renowned for its holistic perspective and step-by-step approach, this pocket-size text takes you through every stage of the nursing assessment for adults and special populations. The book's "see" and "do" guidance provides all that you need to perform a range of common assessment procedures with confidence. Look inside to find... Renowned three-column format showing assessment techniques, normal findings, and abnormal findings side by side to enhance comprehension. Step-by-step guidance clearly demonstrating the "what," "why," and "how" of each phase of the assessment process. The latest NANDA nursing diagnoses and updated teaching tips helping you promote patient self-care. Pediatric, geriatric, and cultural considerations for each body system showing important variations for these special populations.