Patient Care – Nursing Case Study

nursing case study



You are caring for a 58-year-old electrician admitted to your emergency room for purulent drainage from his incision site. He is one-week post-CABG. His cardiologist therefore reports positive blood cultures. Hospital admission reports no health insurance, and the patient shares he has being having difficulties paying for his medications. His wife is at the bedside. Case Study Analysis Assignment Outline. Firstly Introduction Brief overview of the pathophysiology of the disease. Also include. What lab abnormalities would you look for?. Further what diagnostics would you expect to see? Give rationale. Implications for Self-Care How does this disease process impact the patient’s. And/or their care provider’s ability to care for themselves?. Finally consider Maslow’s hierarchy of needs Application of Orem’s Theory of Self-Care.

Patient Education Strategy

Patient Education Strategy Consider educational strategies. And a plan of care for your patient based on the implications for self-care section. Support with rationale. Interdisciplinary Collaboration What interdisciplinary team members need to be included. Include rationale. Firstly consider nutrition,  secondly discharge, thirdly transition, and finally financial implications . Conclusion All discussion and papers should reflect clinical and also professional patient/cases, and not references to personal or family issues. Please provide current and professional, work/clinical-related experiences in your papers. For recent graduates, you may provide examples from your clinical rotations. A minimum of three references should be used in this paper.

References should be no more than five years old. Exceptions include seminal works, such as original publications by nurse theorists. Use only scholarly references (peer reviewed) or authoritative resources, such as the Institute of Medicine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or Healthy People 2020 websites. **If you have questions about the use of scholarly sources, please ask your course faculty All papers should be written in APA formatting. This paper should include: Formal components, such as a title page, and APA formatting with an introductory and conclusion paragraph that summarizes the key concepts APA-formatted level headings APA margin, font, and paragraph spacing APA headers (include page number) Appropriate in-text reference citations A reference page, in correct APA format

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