Book Review: Clinical Examination Skills for Healthcare Professionals
★ ★ ★ ★
This practical guide offers excellent yet concise content on an evidence‑based approach to conducting clinical examinations, and includes chapters on perioperative, obstetric and mental health assessments.
It is well-written and thoughtfully laid out, and is supported by a range of knowledge from experts in their fields and current literature.
Each chapter begins with a case study, which helps readers relate content to real-life scenarios and encourages critical thinking. Learning is supported by bullet points, tables and diagrams that help identify vital information.
It would be best suited to clinicians who are new to, or have an interest in, improving their clinical examination skills.
Overall, this is a good resource and is recommended.
Hannah Abbot and Mark Ranson | M&K Publishing | 244pp | £32 | ISBN: 9781905539765
Reviewed by Kyle Williams, trainee advanced clinical...
Want to read more?
Unlock full access to RCNi Plus today
Save over 50% on your first three months:
- Customisable clinical dashboard featuring 200+ topics
- Unlimited online access to all 10 RCNi Journals including Nursing Standard
- RCNi Learning featuring 180+ RCN accredited learning modules
- NMC-compliant RCNi Portfolio to build evidence for revalidation
- Personalised newsletters tailored to your interests