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eats out a lot, high fat intake moderate to high alcohol intake socialises with work colleagues 2-3 times/week facebook.com/HonorsGroup non-smoker intermittent exercise tends to join a gym for a month then quits. Medical treatment: 10/1 O/A Bloods taken for cardiac markers and ECG ST elevation 13
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OCCUPATIONAL ENGLISH TEST WRITING SUB-TEST: NURSING 11/1 Coronary Angioplasty with i/o stent Bloods taken ? high cholesterol levels identified. Pt worried about taking statins. 12/1 Commenced anticoagulant daily (clopidogrel as allergic to aspirin). Agreed to commence Simvastatin 40 mg daily. Chest pain relieved by GTN spray, ECG no extension of MI 13/1 Nil chest pain. Obs. stable BP stabilising. Consult with hospital dietician re weight loss programme. Discharge Plan 1. Cardiac Rehab for post MI education especially.statins encourage patient to keep taking statins -needs to understand side effects and interactions (e.g. grapefruit). Check BP weekly. Report increased BP 2. Cardiac rehab develop cardiac exercise programme monitor compliance with programme 3. Encourage adherence to weight loss programme weekly wt. until follow up at Cardiac Clinic. 4. Cardiac Clinic appt 6wks to be sent to patient facebook.com/HonorsGroup WRITING TASK: Write a referral letter to Ms Helen Jones at the Cardiac Rehabilitation Clinic, St Joseph's Hospital, 56 Chelmsford St, Nowton NSW 2376. In your answer: Expand the relevant notes into complete sentences Do not use note form Use letter format The body of the letter should be approximately 180 200 words. facebook.com/HonorsGroup
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