Presents step-by-step instructions for physical examination techniques along with information on taking the patient history.Calculate the BMI with standard tables, using 19 to 25 as normal for the prepregnant state (see p. 113). Note that first-trimester weight loss related to nausea and vomiting is common but should not exceed 5% of prepartum weight. HEAD AND NECK Stand facing ... hair loss is common postpartum). Anemia of pregnancy mayanbsp;...
|Title||:||Bates' Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking|
|Author||:||Lynn S. Bickley, Peter G. Szilagyi, Barbara Bates|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2009|