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H and P John H. Dirckx

H and P

John H. Dirckx

Published 1991
ISBN : 9780934385046
Paperback
152 pages
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The fourth edition of H & P: A Nonphysicians Guide to the Medical History and Physical Examination, written by John H. Dirckx, M.D., is a valuable textbook and desk reference that explains the history and physical report step by step,MoreThe fourth edition of H & P: A Nonphysicians Guide to the Medical History and Physical Examination, written by John H. Dirckx, M.D., is a valuable textbook and desk reference that explains the history and physical report step by step, demystifying the elusive language of physicians. It aids both novice and experienced transcriptionists in deciphering difficult dictation and can be used as a study aid for credentialing exams. It is essential for anyone handling or interpreting healthcare records--in the classroom or on the job! Certified Medical Transcriptionists can earn up to 24 prior-approved CECs from AHDI with this book. Each chapter contains comprehensive exercises that build vocabulary, increase understanding of medical concepts, and develop decision-making skills, with an emphasis on critical thinking. Features include: separate chapters for each step of the history and physical exam hundreds of excerpts from authentic H & P reports comprehensive exercises with emphasis on critical thinking skills answer keys to objective exercises relevant words and phrases listed alphabetically in For Quick Reference sidebars medical jargon discussed and defined along with formal terminology a glossary of words and phrases not found in standard references photos and anatomical drawings throughout the text activities and approaches for different learning styles A CD is NEW with this edition!