Adult Physical Assessment- New

Course Information

Course Code


Instruction Method

In class


Contract Only


1 day


The Michener Institute of Education at UHN Continuing Education Faculty

Course Objectives

Students by the end of this 1 day workshop should be able to :

  1. Recognize early clinical deterioration.
  2. Identify early warning systems in the unit or healthcare setting.
  3. Identify most common indicators for patient deterioration.
  4.  Assess-Treat-Reassess

Intended For

Nurses working in hospital or clinic setting .

This course is  only available by contract for on-site delivery. Please email for information.


Text Book

Not required


The Michener Institute of Education at UHN or On site location as per contract

Certificate Program

Certificate of Completion

Topics Covered

Comprehensive Adult  Physical Assessment including:

  1. Respiratory Assessment
  2. Neurologic Exam
  3. Endocrine Assessment
  4. Gastrointestinal Assessment
  5. Renal/Genitourinary Exam
  6. Skin Exam
  7. Calculation of  Arterial blood gases- acidosis and alkalosis, compensation and common blood work abnormalities (the impact of high’s and lows and how it effects the organs/systems)


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