Assessing the child/young person

Edited by Paula Dawson, Louise Cook, Laura-Jane Holliday and Helen Reddy

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Skills for Children's and Young People's Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print July 2012 | ISBN: 9780199593460
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191740862 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Assessing the child/young person

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Assessment of graphic trends in patient observations - Assessing breathing and oxygenation - Assessing circulation - Measuring blood pressure - Measuring temperature - Measuring weight, height, and body mass index - Assessing nutrition - Assessing fluid requirements - Assessing dehydration - Assessing urine output - Blood glucose monitoring

Chapter.  7123 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Clinical Skills ; Paediatrics

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