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November 22, 2019

As a nurse who is taking care of patients with mood disorders, what are the significant nursing implications if patient/patients is/are taking monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAO), serotonin -epinephrine uptake inhbitors (SNRIs) and tricyclic antidepressant (TCA)?

As a nurse who is taking care of patients with mood disorders, what are the significant nursing implications if patient/patients is/are taking monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAO), serotonin -epinephrine uptake inhbitors (SNRIs) and tricyclic antidepressant (TCA)?
November 22, 2019

Please provide a brief, but thorough answer to the following question: Why can is be said that “being born female is dangerous to your health” especially in low-income countries?

Please provide a brief, but thorough answer to the following question: Why can is be said that “being born female is dangerous to your health” especially in low-income countries?
November 22, 2019

Please provide a brief, but thorough answer to the following question:

Please provide a brief, but thorough answer to the following question: Since you have completed the modules of this course, how would you now define health, public health, and global health? Why is it important that we study such a topic?
November 22, 2019

Please provide a brief, but thorough answer to the following question: Describe each of the 3 levels of care (primary, secondary, and tertiary) and give 3 examples of health care services for each that would apply to a low-income country.

Please provide a brief, but thorough answer to the following question: Describe each of the 3 levels of care (primary, secondary, and tertiary) and give 3 examples of health care services for each that would apply to a low-income country.
November 22, 2019

Please provide a brief, but thorough answer to the following question: Why is it important to develop a vaccine for HIV?

Please provide a brief, but thorough answer to the following question: Why is it important to develop a vaccine for HIV? (Hint: discuss the cost and consequences of HIV as well as how a vaccine could help).
November 22, 2019

A child who weighs 100 lbs is admitted to the hospital for a repair of an inguinal hernia.

A child who weighs 100 lbs is admitted to the hospital for a repair of an inguinal hernia. The pre- op order is: Versed ( midazolam Hcl) 0.08 mg/ kg I’m. How many ml will you administer
November 22, 2019

Morphine 120 mg po q4hr around the clock is ordered for a patient.

Morphine 120 mg po q4hr around the clock is ordered for a patient. Morphine is available in 100 mg/ 5ml. How many mg of Morphine will the patient receive per day.
November 22, 2019

A child has been admitted to the hospital with fever of unknown origin ( fuo ).

A child has been admitted to the hospital with fever of unknown origin ( fuo ). The pediatrician orders cefaclor 20 mg/ kg daily q8h po. The child weighs 32 lbs. The label reads 187 mg/ 5ml. How many ml contain this dose.
November 22, 2019

Diuril ( chlorothiiazide) 20 mg / kg / day in two divided doses has been prescribed for a child who weighs 34 kg.

Diuril ( chlorothiiazide) 20 mg / kg / day in two divided doses has been prescribed for a child who weighs 34 kg. The label reads 250mg/5ml. How many ml will you administer for each dose?
November 22, 2019

J.L is a 28-year-old female patient is admitted to the oncology unit with a diagnosis of suspected Hodgkin’s disease.

J.L is a 28-year-old female patient is admitted to the oncology unit with a diagnosis of suspected Hodgkin’s disease. The diagnosis is confirmed after a biopsy. J.L. is started on treatment, which consists of colony stimulating factors (CSFs) and chemotherapy. Colony stimulating factors (CSF) are one type of biologic response modifiers (BRMs). What are BRMs and why are they given to patients with cancer? What are CSFs? How are they useful to patients undergoing cancer treatment? What would indicate a need for erythropoietin-stimulating agent like epoetin alpha? What are the nursing interventions, side effects, and patient teaching for this medication? […]