Clubbing of the fingers and/or toes can mean someone has a decreased O2 level. It can indicate problems with the Heart, or things like Lung Cancer, or Bronchiectasis. You can read more about this here.
I am posting several videos in this post. All the videos are our skills validation for the Head to Toe Physical Assessment. The videos are great, but the sound quality is not all that good. Nonetheless, I need to be able to refer back to these on a continual basis. I want to be able to access all of them in one place.
This video is one that shows a nursing student doing a head to toe physical assessment on a simulator. She does an excellent job.
The video below is of an instructor doing a health assessment. She does an excellent job, and gives a lot of tips regarding what she is doing at the same time. It is somewhat lengthy, but it is well worth it to watch.