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NUR 230

Health Assessment

 

Credit hour              : (1 + 3)

                                    Pre-Requisite           NUR 122

Faculty                    :  Nursing

I- Course Description:

 

The health assessment course is designed to provide students with clinical competence in interviewing techniques, approaches to health history taking, and physical examination assessment techniques. The theoretical content equips the students with a current and thorough knowledge of physical examination approach and history taking in order to establish data­base on clients in various health settings.

 

II- Course Objectives:

By the end of the course the student will be able to:

1- Utilize the principles of interviewing techniques in assessing client’s health status.

2- Obtain a comprehensive health history from clients in various health settings.

3- Acquire skill in performing the four fundamental techniques of health assessment "inspection, palpation, percussion and auscultation".

4- Perform a complete, thorough and systemic physical examination on both adult and pediatric clients in various health settings.

5- Record and interpret findings of the health assessment accurately an completely.

III_- Course Content:

Topics

No. of weeks

Contact Hours

1- Health History

2

2

2- Fundamental physical Assessment techniques

2

2

3-  Intugmentary system

1

1

4- Head and neck

1

1

5- Respiratory system

1

1

 6- Cardiovascular system

1

1

7- Breast and axilla

1

1

8- Gastointestinal system

1

1

9- Female genitourinary system.

 

1

1

10- Musculoskeletal system.

 

1

1

11-Neurological system

1

1

12- The physical examination of infants and children

2

2

 

 

 

IV- Course Components:

Component

Contact  Hours/week

No. of weeks

Total contact Hours

Lecture

1

15

30

Practical

3

15

45

 

B-Facilities required

-          Projector

-          Data Show

-          Clinical skills nursing lab

 
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