WK 2 DB 2 Initial Post.docx - Post an explanation of the specific socioeconomic spiritual lifestyle and other cultural factors associated with the

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Post an explanation of the specific socioeconomic, spiritual, lifestyle, and other cultural factors associated with the patient you selected. Explain the issues that you would need to be sensitive to when interacting with the patient, and why. Provide at least five targeted questions you would ask the patient to build his or her health history and to assess his or her health risks. The patient that I am looking at is Case #1. The following is the case study: Case 1 Subjective Data CC: "I came for my annual physical exam, but do not want to be a burden to my daughter." History of Present Illness (HPI): At-risk 86-year-old Asian male - who is physically and financially dependent on his daughter, a single mother who has little time or money for her father's health needs. PMH: hypertension (HTN), gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), b12 deficiency and chronic prostatitis PSH: S/P cholecystectomy Drug Hx: Current Meds: Lisinopril 10mg daily, Prilosec 20mg daily, B12 injections monthly, and cipro 100mg daily.
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