Video 12 from the "Jarvis Physical Examination and Health Assessment Video Series" begins with an anatomical review of a woman's external and internal genitalia, anus, and rectum. It describes critical preparation steps for this sensitive examination, including how to perform a mirror pelvic exam. Then it demonstrates how to inspect and palpate the external and internal genitalia, collect cervical smears and cultures, and perform a bimanual examination. It concludes with assessment of the perianal region and techniques to perform the rectovaginal examination.
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division