Quality and Safety Issues Regarding DVT prophylaxis by Nurses in Med-Surg or Telemetry Units. Should be focused on education of nurses, from Scholarly, Peer-Reviewed Journals between 2012-2017. They need to be research studies that include statistical analysis of the data and preferably randomized control trials in order to boost the confidence level of the reliability of the results. Also, the studies need to be done in the United States.
1) Which of the following is NOT a type of need studied in a needs assessment? Hidden need Expressed need Normative need Perceived need 2) Which type of assessment aims to answer the questions of: what are the population health problems, and what resources are locally available to address those health problems? Organizational assessment Marketing assessment Community health assessment Patient needs assessment 3) At which level of the public health pyramid would an assessment be most likely to involve an epidemiological approach with attention to describing the magnitude of various health problems? Direct health care services Enabling services Population-based services […]
An 83 year-old woman has been more socially withdrawn lately and has told her daughter she had not been feeling well. While shopping with her daughter she became separated from her and became confused and angry. Her daughter reports her mother has had increased anxiety and confusion on several occasions and other family members report decreased judgement, problems with abstract thinking and changes in personality. What comes to your mind when considering the patients age, potential medical problems, and current behavior? What five differential diagnosis might you consider? Why? Please be specific and provide the pathological process of each. Explain […]