A female patient is admitted for a total abdominal hysterectomy (TAH) this morning. She is 52 years old and is obese. Her past medical history indicates that she stopped smoking 5 years ago. Both parents are deceased. Mother died at the age of 88 and father died from a heart attack at the age of 62. Her vital signs are T 97.8, P 76, R 18, BP 164/92. The following laboratory studies were done: CBC, PT, serum electrolytes of Na, K+, serum Fasting Blood Sugar (FBS), BUN and creatinine, UA. from the case study list the 4 factors that increase […]
1) How are the medical record retention laws for the state and federal government of Michigan similar ? 2) How are they different ? 3) if the amount of retention time is different for your individual state versus the federal government then which time frame would your state be expected to follow to retain patient records ?
Using the principles outlined in the procedure for measuring blood pressure, explain what happens under the following circumstances: 1.The Blood pressure is taken on a patient with tight sleeves. 2.The Manometer is viewed from a distance of 4 feet.
A certain antibiotic is a liquid suspension composed of part medication and part water. In one formulation, there is 240 mg of the medication in 4 cc of the liquid suspension. A physician prescribed 420 mg per day for a patient. Find how much of the liquid suspension must be taken to achieve the prescribed daily dosage of the medicine.
What do you think is a schools’ extent of authority to enforce health? Think about all involved and life circumstances. For example, the single mom who needs to work and may not have suffiecnet funds to properly support her child/children.