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A 61-year-old Black male with a history of hypertension presents to your clinic for complaints of headaches and blurred vision x 4 days. He denies any weakness, numbness, chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations, or recent, illicit drug use.

A 61-year-old Black male with a history of hypertension presents to your clinic for complaints of headaches and blurred vision x 4 days. He denies any weakness, numbness, chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations, or recent, illicit drug use. He states he has been compliant with his medications (hydrochlorothiazide and metoprolol), and he took his […]

Ethical Decision making in Psychiatry.

Ethical Decision making in Psychiatry. Using the following readings please discuss the following prompts: 1. Digital Psychiatry: Risks and Opportunities for Public Health and Well-Being https://philpapers.org/archive/BURDPE.pdf 2. Artificial Intelligence for Mental Health and Mental Illnesses: An Overview https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7274446/  3 Ethical Issues in Online Psychotherapy: A Narrative Review https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyt.2019.00993/full Questions: 1. What is the risk of using digital psychiatry […]

Describe physical, cognitive, and psychosocial changes related to mental illness.

Learning Objectives   At the end of this activity students will be able to:   1. Apply observation and assessment skills essential to mental health nursing. 2. Describe physical, cognitive, and psychosocial changes related to mental illness. 3. Identify risk factors related to mental illness, treatment and rehabilitation. 4. Perform a mental status examination on […]

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is one of the more prevalent nosocomial infections in healthcare facilities today.

Directions: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is one of the more prevalent nosocomial infections in healthcare facilities today. Any patient with a compromised immune system or open wound is susceptible to contracting MRSA from medical staff or given family members. Although MRSA is commonly connected to health care facilities, MRSA can be found anywhere. For your initial post, discuss anything from other sources […]

Name the most common triggers for asthma in any given patient and specify in your answer which ones you consider applied to D.R. in the case study.

Pulmonary Function: D.R. is a 27-year-old man, who presents to the nurse practitioner at the Family Care Clinic complaining of increasing SOB, wheezing, fatigue, cough, stuffy nose, watery eyes, and postnasal drainage—all of which began four days ago. Three days ago, he began monitoring his peak flow rates several times a day. His peak flow […]

How do you think your own nursing philosophy and experiences will continue to evolve and refine through this program and your  future in nursing?

How do you think your own nursing philosophy and experiences will continue to evolve and refine through this program and your  future in nursing? A personal nursing philosophy involves contemplations of ones beliefs, principles, and values with direct practice. My personal philosophy began with attempting to answer some questions, such as, “what does nursing mean […]

Select either an older adult or pregnant/post-partum mom and infant individual/family to complete your 3 virtual or in-person home visits.

For this activity, you will select either an older adult or pregnant/post-partum mom and infant individual/family to complete your 3 virtual or in-person home visits. To ensure timely completion of conducting the home visits, it is important to identify an individual and schedule these visits early in the semester. The three home visits are summarized […]