Macleod's Clinical Examination, With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access, 12th Edition

Macleod's Clinical Examination

12nd Edition With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access

By Graham Douglas, BSc(Hons), MB, ChB, FRCPE, Consultant Physician, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary; Honorary Reader in Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK; Fiona Nicol, BSc(Hons), MB, BS, FRCGP, FRCPE, GP Principal and Trainer, Stockbridge Health Centre; Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK and Colin Robertson, BA(Hons), MB, ChB, FRCPE, FRCS(Ed), Consultant Physician and Honorary Professor in Emergency Medicine, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK


Section 1: History taking and general examination

? Approach to the patient
? History taking
? The general examination

Section 2: Systemic examination

? The skin, hair and nails
? The endocrine system
? The cardiovascular system
? The respiratory system
? The gastrointestinal system
? The renal system
? The reproductive system
? The nervous system
? The visual system
? The ear, nose & throat
? The musculoskeletal system

Section 3: Specific situations

? Babies and children
? Assessment for sedation and anaesthesia
? The critically ill patient
? Confirming death