Case study analysis

              Claire is a 60-year-old Caucasian female. She has been married to her husband for 35 years and has two grown children. She has been admitted to the hospital for a double mastectomy due to her recent breast cancer...

Analysing a theory from a nursing framework

            In the lecture for the week, a theory was identified. “Knowledge as a component of the socio-cultural orientation basic conditioning factor enhances the prevention of hazards” is a theory from a major nursing framework....

A member of a clinical team.

            Reflect on your experiences as a member of a clinical team. What makes a team effective or ineffective in terms of achieving expected outcomes for the patients?  ...

List of Pandemic and Epidemic diseases

          When there is a disease outbreak, it is important to understand if it is a contained issue or if it has become an epidemic or pandemic. There may be an outbreak that reaches an epidemic or pandemic status after years of increased...

A philosophy of nursing.

                Many characteristics comprise a philosophy of nursing. How would you respond to a co-worker with a differing philosophy that clashes with yours? What would this conversation look like?    ...

Rene is a 40 year old man

  Case Rene has come in today for follow-up of his hyperglycemia. He has been using an OTC “magic pill” – taken po, qd that his co-worker gave him to use since about a week after his last visit (3 months ago). He has noticed a change in his...