Demo of the four basic techniques of assessment used: inspection, palpation, percussion and auscultation.
This is a beginners guide to percussion, an assessment technique for assessing your patient.
There are several skills which a nurse must develop to complete the assessment of a patient. In this video, you will see the four basic techniques of assessment used: inspection, palpation, percussion and auscultation.
Abdominal examination assessment for nursing students that will demonstration bowel and vascular sounds, inspection, and palpation of the abdomen.
Assessing lung sounds that includes auscultation landmarks, sounds, and stethoscope placement
Palpation of the shoulder region - palpate for any inflammatory signs, such as warmth, swelling or tenderness - cuationary signs.