"Physical Examination" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Systematic and thorough inspection of the patient for physical signs of disease or abnormality.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Physical Examination".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Physical Examination".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Physical Examination" by people in Profiles.
Should we abandon annual physical examination? - A meta-analysis of annual physical examination and all-cause mortality in adults based on observational studies. Prev Med. 2022 08; 161:107130.
The Omission of Genitourinary Physical Exam in Telehealth Pre-Vasectomy Consults Does not Reduce Rates of Office Procedure Completion. Urology. 2022 Sep; 167:19-23.
Effects of using an abdominal simulator to develop palpatory competencies in 3rd year medical students. BMC Med Educ. 2022 Jan 26; 22(1):63.
Western Trauma Association critical decisions in trauma: Cervical spine clearance in trauma patients. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2020 Feb; 88(2):352-354.
Diabetic Retinopathy Assessment Variability Among Eye Care Providers in an Urban Teleophthalmology Program. Telemed J E Health. 2019 04; 25(4):301-308.
Improving student documentation using a feedback tool. Clin Teach. 2018 02; 15(1):48-51.
Validity of gestational age estimates by last menstrual period and neonatal examination compared to ultrasound in Vietnam. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2017 01 11; 17(1):25.
Prospective Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Real-Time Peer Review Quality Assurance Rounds Incorporating Direct Physical Examination for Head and Neck Cancer Radiation Therapy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2017 07 01; 98(3):532-540.
Crawling Toward a Diagnosis: Vesicles and Thrombocytopenia in a Neonate. Hosp Pediatr. 2015 Oct; 5(10):555-7.
How well can levator ani muscle morphology on 3D pelvic floor ultrasound predict the levator ani muscle function? Int Urogynecol J. 2015 Feb; 26(2):257-62.