Clinical assessment in nursing -- See Nursing assessment Here are entered works on the process of gathering data on the health status of a patient through interview, observation, examination, etc., in nursing. Works on the problem-oriented description of a patient's actual or potential health problems that a nurse is licensed and competent to treat are entered under Nursing diagnosis.
Clinical assistants -- See Physicians' assistants Here are entered works on personnel qualified to perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures under the responsibility and supervision of a physician. Works on personnel who perform administrative and clerical duties in a physician's office and may assist in routine clinical procedures are entered under Medical assistants.
Clinical chemistry -- See Also Blood Analysis Here are entered works on the physicochemical analysis of serum or plasma, and on the diagnostic significance of the results. Works on the examination of the formed elements of the blood by microscopic and other techniques, and on the diagnostic significance of the results, are entered under Blood--Examination.
Clinical drug trials -- See Drugs Testing Here are entered works on testing the effectiveness or safety of drugs. Works on testing to identify the personal use or misuse of drugs are entered under Drug testing. Technical works on chemical analysis to determine the composition or presence of drugs are entered under Drugs--Analysis. --subdivision Testing under individual drugs and groups of drugs; and subdivision Therapeutic use--Testing under individual chemicals and groups of chemicals, e.g. Copper--Therapeutic use--Testing; Insulin--Therapeutic use--Testing
--subdivision Genetic aspects under individual diseases and types of diseases, e.g. Cancer--Genetic aspects; and subdivision Diseases--Genetic aspects under individual organs and regions of the body, e.g. Heart--Diseases--Genetic aspects