of Texas, Tyler) explain the physical examination component of health assessment and the subsequent diagnostic reasoning of the healthcare provider, explaining each step of the process to show the connections between health history and physical examination and providing data for healthcare providers to formulate a diagnosis and treatment plan.
What does PEx stand for?
PEx stands for Physical Examination
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DESCRIPTION: Musculoskeletal Examination of the Hip and Knee: Making the Complex Simple answers the complex topic for professionals with all levels of clinical experience how advance concepts about physical examination of the hip and knee can be taught in a user-friendly, clear format, while still providing necessary information for effective diagnosis and treatment of the hip and knee joint.
An asymmetric gag reflex noted on the physical examination prompted laryngeal sensory testing.
Each woman underwent a physical examination to assess the position of their baby, and then had an ultrasound scan to confirm the diagnosis.
Physical examination showed a maculopapular rash over the lower extremities, an effusion of the left knee, and a warm, erythematous left ankle.