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Chapter 1 – History and Physical Examination

Chapter 1 – History and Physical Examination Marion E. Couch It is a privilege to be a physician requested to evaluate a person and render an opinion and diagnosis. The importance of an accurate, detailed history cannot be overemphasized because it is the framework on which the otolaryngologist places all available information, building toward an […]

CHAPTER 1 HISTORY AND PHYSICAL EXAMINATION

CHAPTER 1 HISTORY AND PHYSICAL EXAMINATION Practice of Geriatrics SECTION I GENERAL ISSUES IN GERIATRIC PRACTICE CHAPTER 1 HISTORY AND PHYSICAL EXAMINATION Edmund H. Duthie, Jr., M.D. Geriatrics and Geriatricians Goals of Geriatric Medicine Prelude to the Examination The Medical History Chief Complaint and History of Present Illness The Physical Examination The Assessment GERIATRICS AND […]