• What patient education would you give the patient?

• What patient education would you give the patient?

Assessment of the Skin (graded)
Describe a patient with an abnormal skin symptom or group of symptoms such as a rash, an itch, redness, a lesion, or wounds. Do not limit yourself to these examples.
• What questions would you ask as part of your focused assessment?
• What history might be associated with the symptom, if any?
• What are the known risk factors for this condition?
• What physical examination techniques would you use?
• What patient education would you give the patient?
• Find a nursing journal article about these symptoms.

Assessment of the Head and Neck (graded)
Choose one area of the head and neck and then select a common complaint (symptom or group of symptoms) patients may have in that area. For example, you may select headaches, earaches, ringing in the ears (tinnitus), sinus drainage and pain, sore throat and cough, and so on. Do not limit yourself to these examples.
• What questions would you ask as part of your focused assessment?
• What history would be associated with the symptom?
• What are the risk factors for this condition?
• What physical examination techniques would you use?
• What patient education would you give the patient?
• Find a nursing journal article about this symptom or condition.


• unit 5

Assessment of the Abdomen (graded)
• Describe a patient with an abdominal symptom or group of symptoms, such as bloating, flatus, and eructation; constipation; nausea and vomiting; diarrhea; or abdominal pain. Do not limit yourself to these examples. Remember that there are different types and locations of abdominal pain.
o What questions would you ask as part of your focused assessment?
o What history might be associated with the symptom, if any?
o What are the known risk factors for this condition?
o What physical examination techniques would you use?
o What patient education would you give the patient?
o Find a nursing journal article about these symptoms.

Write your Curriculum Vitae (CV). Refer to the template on pages 618-619 in DeNisco and Barker (2013). Your CV should not exceed 2 pages in length.

"Looking for a Similar Assignment? Order now and Get a Discount!