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Opportunities marked as Followed Upwere followed up by students, and include the dialogue between student and patientDescription: Mr. Hall describes the symptoms and the fall that brought him to the ER ofthe hospital.Thank you. Can you tell me why you are here Mr. HallQuestion03:53 PM EDTWell, long story short, I fell this morning. Right when I got out of my car I was hit with thiswave of dizziness. The whole garage started spinning around me and next thing I knew, Iwas hitting the ground. Luckily my daughter found me after a while. On top of that is thiswild pain that started in my leg. I don't know if the two are connected but it's been swellingup and hurting bad.Can you tell me what time it was you fell? (Clarified to: Can you tell me how you fell?)Question03:54 PM EDTModel Statement: "I'm sorry about the dizziness and the fall, that would be startling foranyone to have to go through. We're going to continue managing any pain from the fall andwork on figuring out what's been making you so dizzy."Description: Mr. Hall reveals that he is inadvertently taking a double dose of hismetoprolol.whats the dosage of metoprololQuestion05:21 PM EDTTwenty-five milligrams -- just one pill.You should only take half a pill of metoprololEducate05:21 PM EDT1 SymptomsNot Followed Up2 Appropriate Medication DosageFollowed Up
You don't say.Model Statement: "Mr. Hall, judging by the label on the bottle and what you've just toldme, it appears that you've been taking a double dose of Metoprolol. These pills here are the50mg version, so you should only be taking half a pill at a time. This double dose could bewhat has caused your dizziness as well as your fall this morning. I can show you how toeasily half your pill so that you can get back on your normal dose of medication."Description: Mr. Hall reveals he has no way to measure his BP at home, and no closegroceries of pharmacies to check his vitals at.