1. Relevant clinical assessment with laboratory findings of the patient’s presenting values and normal values as well as other relevant tests for this medical condition WITH EXPLANATIONS OF THE TESTS
2. Current medical treatment and clinical management strategies including disease specific medications. AT LEAST TWO EXAMPLES OF MEDICATIONS WITH GENERIC NAMES, USUAL DOSES, AND SIDE EFFECTS THAT PATIENTS MUST BE TAUGHT. MEDICAL TREATMENT INCLUDES DIET AND ACTIVITIES
3. ONE Nursing diagnosis writer you can use “Activity Intolerance”. (3-part statement – (a) nursing diagnosis (Activity Intolerance), b) related factor(s), c) presenting signs/symptoms that provide the evidence for the nursing diagnosis).
Formulate FOUR nursing interventions for THE NURSING DIAGNOSIS, with scientific rationales for EACH intervention. (What the nurse implements that would effect a change in the patient’s condition). INTERVENTIONS DO NOT INCLUDE “NOTE,” “ASSESS,” “MONITOR,” “CHECK,” “DETERMINE” “OBSERVE” “WEIGH” OR ANY VARIATION OF THOSE WORDS these are Assessments.
Medical diagnosis is based on physiological and medical condition and nursing diagnosis is based on the person’s response or alteration to that condition.
Paper should synthesize information from a peer reviewed NURSING Journal obtained from the data base CINAHL for the nursing article related to this condition.
1 inch margin left and right side; 1 inch top and bottom; 1.5 line space; no space before or after paragraph; 12 point font (Times New Roman).
SOURCES CITED SHOULD NOT INCLUDE encyclopedias, Merck manual, medscape, Medline, WebMD, Mayo clinic.org, Centers for disease control, Wikipedia, or other non nursing sources including WEBSITE MEANT FOR TEACHING THE PUBLIC.
If using internet sites other than for the nursing articles – Only ONE online website may be cited. ALL OTHER ONLINE REFERENCES SHOULD HAVE AN AUTHOR’S NAME AND INFORMATION ABOUT THE JOURNAL OR BOOK FROM WHICH THE ARTICLE WAS TAKEN. No reference should be older than ten years.
APA format is required for citations within the text of the paper and a complete APA style reference list at the conclusion of the paper.
PARAGRAPHS SHOULD BE MORE THAN ONE SENTENCE AND NO LONGER THAN ¾ OF A PAGE.