Health & Physical Assessment for Advanced Nursing Practice

NUR565

Application of advanced theory provides the nurse with knowledge and skills to perform an advanced physical examination of clients. Topics covered include pathophysiological processes, laboratory, and physical exam findings with a concentration on interviewing techniques, head-to-toe physical assessment, and an emphasis on focused systems assessments necessary for providing care to clients across the lifespan. Health promotion activities are reviewed and reinforced.

3 Credits: 3 Lecture

Prerequisites:
NUR505