Ebook: Jarvis, C., Eckhardt, A., & Thomas, P. (2020). Physical examination & health assessment (8th ed.). Saunders.
The purpose of the assignment is two-fold:
- To recognize the interrelationships of subjective data (physiological, psychosocial, cultural/spiritual values, and developmental) and objective data (physical examination findings) in planning and implementing nursing care.
- To reflect on the interactive process that takes place between the nurse and an individual while conducting a health assessment and a physical examination.
Review and download the NR304 RUA Health History and Physical Examination Guidelines (Links to an external site.) for the assignment to assure you have addressed all required elements prior to submitting.