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May 10, 2019

Diagnosis and Management of Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders

Diagnosis and Management of Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders       Case Study 2:    Kaitlyn is a 4-year-old with a 2-day history of nasal congestion and cough in the early morning. Her mother reports thick, green nasal discharge. She is afebrile, and appetite and sleep are normal. Physical examination reveals: lungs clear to auscultation, tympanic membranes pearly gray without fluid in a neutral position, no cervical adenopathy, nasal turbinates are red, and clear rhinorrhea and postnasal drip.   To prepare:   •Review “Eye Disorders” and “Ear Disorders” in the Burns et al. text.   •Review your selected […]
May 10, 2019

16 y/o adolescent discussion

As a family nurse practitioner you are working in a rural health clinic. You are evaluating a 16-year-old adolescent patient who comes complaining of having a difficulty concentrating in school. On exam you also note that the patient is very thin and frail in appearance and is asking you for diet pills. Explain the following questions in a 2 page Word document: 1. What are some initial areas for concern? 2. What screening tools can help lead you closer to your diagnosis? 3. Describe 1 health promotion strategy you can discuss with the patient. 4. Make a plan of care that […]
May 10, 2019

Low birth weight babies

Describe the effect of extremely low birth weight babies on the family and community. Consider short-term and long-term impacts, socioeconomic implications, the need for ongoing care, and comorbidities associated with prematurity. Explain how disparities relative to ethnic and cultural groups may contribute to low birth weight babies. Identify one support service within your community to assist with preterm infants and their families and explain how the service adequately addresses the needs of the community, or a population in your community. Provide the link to the resource in your post. Consider the following patient scenario: A mother comes in with 9-month-old […]
May 10, 2019

Care of the Child in Inpatient and Outpatient Settings

CASE STUDIES I- Case Study: Care of the Child in Inpatient and Outpatient Settings Jordan is 9-year-old male who is a direct admit for observation. He has a history of vomiting and diarrhea for 48 hours. Subjective Data Nausea and vomiting for 24 hours Has not voided today Unable to tolerate oral fluids Objective Data Vital signs: T 37.8° C, P 120, R24, BP 110/60 Weight: 34 kg Hyperactive bowel sounds to auscultation 1. Question 1 When should the discharge teaching begin for Jordan and his family? 2. Question 2 What is the best way to approach Jordan regarding the […]
May 10, 2019

Professional Capstone and Practicum Reflective Journal

Throughout the course, students will engage in weekly reflection and scholarly activities. These assignments are presented in Topic 1 to allow students to plan ahead, and incorporate the deliverables into the Individual Success Plan if they so choose. The weekly reflective journals and scholarly activities will not be submitted in LoudCloud each week; a final, culminating submission will be due in Topic 10. No submission is required until Topic 10. Professional Capstone and Practicum Reflective Journal Students are required to maintain weekly reflective narratives throughout the course to combine into a final, course-long reflective journal that integrates leadership and inquiry […]
May 10, 2019

Safety Risks

Provide your answers to the following questions in a 2-page paper. Use APA Editorial Format for all citations and references used. What should the “culture and environment of safety” look like when preparing and administering medications? Discuss a common breach of mediation administration. Identify three (3) factors that lead to errors in documentation related to medication administration. What can I do to prevent medication errors?
May 10, 2019

Breast Cancer

Mrs. V is a 47 year old white female who noted a lump near the lower, outer edge of her right breast. After undergoing work up, Mrs. V. was diagnosed with breast cancer. She underwent a right mastectomy without surgical reconstruction. The pathology report relative to the patient’s tumor revealed the tumor was estrogen receptor positive. Assignment Questions What chemotherapeutic agent would be anticipated for this patient’s treatment plan? Support your discussion with a reference from a scholarly source. Discuss the mechanism of action for the anticipated chemotherapeutic agent. Support your discussion with a reference from a scholarly source. Discuss […]
May 10, 2019

Mental Health Practicum

Client Termination Summary Although termination is an inevitable part of the therapeutic process, it is often difficult for clients. However, by discussing termination throughout therapy, you can better prepare your clients for life without you. Once a client has achieved his or her therapeutic goals, termination sessions should be held and documented in a client termination summary. For this Assignment, you have the opportunity to practice writing a termination summary for a client with whom you have worked during your practicum experience.                                               Learning Objectives Students will: · Develop client termination summaries To prepare: · For guidance on writing a client […]
May 10, 2019

Statistics for 2008 to 2009 indicated that 20.7% of children lived in poverty. What health implications can be drawn from this statistic?

Question 1 Statistics for 2008 to 2009 indicated that 20.7% of children lived in poverty. What health implications can be drawn from this statistic? Select all that apply. 1. These children run a higher risk of poor overall health status. 2. Public health clinics can provide preventive care. 3. Medicaid assistance can enable these children to receive health care. 4. Increased funding for children’s health has resulted from these statistics. Question 2 Which criterion limits access to health care? 1. No public transportation 2. Employment opportunities 3. Transition programs for newly arrived legal residents 4. Advocacy groups for immigrants Question […]
May 10, 2019

Ms. G., a 23-year-old diabetic, is admitted to the hospital with a cellulitis of her left lower leg. She has been applying heating pads to the leg for the last 48 hours, but the leg has become more painful and she has developed chilling.

max Points: 20.0 This is the case study 1 : The case scenario provided will be used to answer the discussion questions that follow. Case Scenario Ms. G., a 23-year-old diabetic, is admitted to the hospital with a cellulitis of her left lower leg. She has been applying heating pads to the leg for the last 48 hours, but the leg has become more painful and she has developed chilling. Subjective Data Complains of pain and heaviness in her leg. States she cannot bear weight on her leg and has been in bed for 3 days. Lives alone and has […]
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