Semesters Available: Fall and Spring Years Available: All
Concepts related to health assessment of patients are presented. Emphasis is on development of nursing skills to perform a holistic health assessment of the patient across the life span, including a health history and comprehensive physical examination. Levels of physical, cognitive and social functioning are analyzed and interpreted. Students practice health assessment skills in laboratory and selected settings.
This course is offered at University of Texas at Tyler and is transferred to LETU for credit.