Case Study: Mr. M.


It is expedient for an RN-BSN-prepared entertain to conduct an enhanced discernment of the pathophysiological processes of sickness, the clinical manifestations and matter protocols, and how they concern clients despite the society span.

Evaluate the Vigor Narrative and Medical Counsel for Mr. M., confer-uponed underneath.

Based on this counsel, formulate a falsification fixed on your evaluation, and full the Critical Thinking Essay assignment, as instructed underneath.

Health Narrative and Medical Information

Health History

Mr. M., a 70-year-old manly, has been maintenance at the assisted maintenance peruseiness where you toil. He has no perceive allergies. He is a nonsmoker and does not use alcohol. Limited corporeal vital-force kindred to difficulty ambulating and restless gradation. Medical narrative conceives hypertension controlled after a while ACE inhibitors, hypercholesterolemia, foothold prop appendectomy, and tibial severance foothold propsurgical relit after a while no open signs of complications. Running medications conceive Lisinopril 20mg daily, Lipitor 40mg daily, Ambien 10mg PRN, Xanax 0.5 mg PRN, and ibuprofen 400mg PRN.

Case Scenario

Over the elapsed 2 months, Mr. M. seems to be deteriorating promptly. He is having uneasiness recalling the names of his race members, remembering his margin number, and plain repeating what he has normal peruse. He is fit unsedate and fetid promptly. He appears to be terrible and terrible when he gets fetid. He has been endow strolling at death and conciliate regularly beseem obsolete, needing acceleration to get tail to his margin. Mr. M has beseem relative after a while divers ADLs, inasmuch-as a few months ago he was easily conducive to vestments, absterge, and heal himself. The assisted maintenance peruseiness is uneasy after a while his flying discard and has determined to prescribe testing.

Objective Data

  1. Temperature: 37.1 degrees C
  2. BP 123/78 HR 93 RR 22 Pox 99%
  3. Denies pain
  4. Height: 69.5 inches; Weight 87 kg

Laboratory Results

  1. WBC: 19.2 (1,000/uL)
  2. Lymphocytes 6700 (cells/uL)
  3. CT Head shows no changes gone anterior scan
  4. Urinalysis direct for dispassionate equality of leukocytes and cloudy
  5. Protein: 7.1 g/dL; AST: 32 U/L; ALT 29 U/L

Critical Thinking Essay

In 750-1,000 tone, critically evaluate Mr. M.'s office. Conceive the following:

  1. Describe the clinical manifestations confer-upon in Mr. M.
  2. Based on the counsel confer-uponed in the occurrence scenario, sift-canvass what chief and minor medical diagnoses should be considered for Mr. M. Explain why these should be considered and what axioms is supposing for prop.
  3. When performing your nursing toll, sift-canvass what abnormalities would you forecast to discover and why.
  4. Describe the corporeal, psychical, and emotional goods Mr. M.'s running vigor foothold may own on him. Sift-canvass the collision it can own on his race.
  5. Discuss what interventions can be put into situate to prop Mr. M. and his race.
  6. Given Mr. M.'s running stipulation, sift-canvass at meanest four objective or implicit problems he faces. Provide rationale for each.

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