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Running head: C350 COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH ASSESSMENT FOR PATIENTS 7 POPULATIONS 1 Task 1 Analysis of Comprehensive Health Assessment Western Governor’s University
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Running head: C350 COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH ASSESSMENT FOR PATIENTS 7 POPULATIONS 2 Analysis of Comprehensive Health Assessment Mr. J. B. is a Caucasian 49 year-old male who resides in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He presents for a comprehensive health examination and he is alert, oriented, cooperative, and calm. His past medical history includes a dislocated right shoulder in 2016 and bilateral bunionettes for which he is not currently being treated. He does complain of left lateral foot pain. He rates his pain on a scale of 0-10, 10 being the worst as a 2 with rest and 3-4 with activity. He states, “It’s a dull ache, especially when I am on my feet all day. I can really notice the ache while driving home after work.” Mr. B. states the discomfort increases with running and when it is extreme he switches his activity to using the elliptical or biking. He denies using NSAIDs to help alleviate his pain. He reports no history of allergies to medications or environmental and he reports taking no current medications. He states he has had all childhood immunizations, but refused the influenza vaccine. Family history includes his Mother, 68, who is still living and has recently undergone cataract surgery on her both eyes. She recently started wearing bilateral hearing aids. She is currently taking medication for hypertension. His Father, 68, is also living and recently undergone cataract surgery as well and also is taking medication for hypertension and hypercholesterolemia. He has a younger sister who is alive and without disease. He currently lives with his wife of twenty-three years. They have two young adult sons both still living at home. He has a Bachelor’s in Education and has been employed as a school teacher for the same school system for the last twenty-one years. He drives a total of 100 miles per day to get to and from work. He states he does not have a living will or advanced directive at this time. He states he tries to eat healthy, but enjoys an occasional snack such as ice cream or chips. He enjoys running, biking and walking their dog. He also enjoys spending time with family and friends and
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