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Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking.

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4th edition. By Bates B.. . J. B. Lippincott; , Philadelphia: , 1987.. 661 pages. $35.95.

Ann Intern Med. 1988;108(3):500. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-108-3-500_6
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A generously illustrated text with an integrated approach to interviewing and history taking. The chapters on the physical examination present, system by system, a succinct review of relevant anatomy and physiology, techniques of examination, and normal and abnormal findings and their significance. Has a special section on the pediatric examination.


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