Chapter 2. Assessing Physical Health

  1. Vee P. Prasher1 and
  2. Matthew P. Janicki2
  1. Gerard J. Kerins

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776216.ch2

Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

How to Cite

Kerins, G. J. (2002) Assessing Physical Health, in Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities (eds V. P. Prasher and M. P. Janicki), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776216.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Monyhull Hospital, Kings Norton, Birmingham

  2. 2

    University of Illinois at Chicago

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 SEP 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405102193

Online ISBN: 9780470776216

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Keywords:

  • physical health;
  • X-rays;
  • intellectual disabilities;
  • allergies;
  • alcohol

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • History Taking

  • Review of System

  • Physical Examination

  • Investigations

  • Conclusions

  • References