Mosby's Pocket Guide to Pediatric Assessment, 5th Edition

Mosby's Pocket Guide to Pediatric Assessment

5th Edition

By Joyce K. Engel, PhD, RN, MEd, Dean of Students, Medicine Hat College, Medicine Hat, Albert, Canada

1. Health History

2. Measurement of Vital Signs

3. Assessment of Body Systems

4. General Assessment

5. Concluding the Assessment


A. Developmental Assessment

B. Growth Charts

C. Normal Laboratory Values

D. Immunization Schedules for Infants and Children

E. Sample Documentation of a Child Health History

F. Bibliography