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Physical Assessment Resources
Clinical Procedures for Safer Patient Care
Clinical Procedures for Safer Patient Care was developed to ensure best practice and quality care based on the latest evidence, and to address inconsistencies in how clinical health care skills are taught and practiced in the clinical setting.
Bates' VisualGuide to Physical Exams
Provides head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques. Features more than 8 hours of video content
Lab Reference Desk
Lab Tests Online
This site is provided by the American Association for Clinical Chemistry and has been designed to aid both patient and caregiver "to better understand the many clinical lab tests that are part of routine care as well as diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of conditions and diseases." This non-commercial site provides peer-reviewed information.
A Dictionary of Weights, Measures, and Units
This comprehensive dictionary provides clear definitions of all the units, prefixes, and styling of the Système International (SI), as well as industry-specific and traditional terms currently in use.
Site provides a compilation of equations for various medical calculations. Always hand-check calculations.