Syllabus Overview Course Number: NR509 Course Title: Advanced Physical Assessment Course Credits: 3 credits (2.5 theory, 0.5 lab) Prerequisite: NR503, NR507 Course Description This course expands the knowledge of health assessment principles specific to the role of the APN. The student will develop assessment techniques related to history and physical examination of clients across the lifespan, including psychiatric-mental health and related supportive assessments. Students will explore, analyze, apply, and evaluate these principles in the classroom setting. This course includes 25 hours of lab. A Health Assessment Performance Evaluation will occur in the laboratory setting (11 hours) requiring the student to visit the Chamberlain campus offering this evaluation. The student is responsible for completing 14 hours of practice prior to the Health Assessment Performance Evaluation. Textbooks and Resources Required Textbooks The following books are required for this course:
Author, A. A., & Author, B. B. (year of publication). Title of textbook in italics (X ed.). City, ST: Publisher. Information regarding supplementary material, software, etc. American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC: Author. Optional Textbooks The following books are required for this course: Book Title Information regarding supplementary material, software, etc. Physical Books and Supplies To obtain all your books and supplies, visit the online Chamberlain bookstore at . eBook Details
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Access E-Book Jarvis, C. (2016). Physical examination & health assessment (7th ed.). Retrieved from Access E-Book Swartz, M. H. (2014). Textbook of physical diagnosis: History and examination (7th ed.). Retrieved from The following book is required across all FNP courses: American Psychological Association. (2010). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC: Author.
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