A. Preterm and newborn infants do not yet have functional pain pathways. 85. kelly is a fourteen-year-old who presents to clinic with a classic migraine. She says she is having a headache two to three times a month. The initial plan would be which of the following? A. Prescribe NSAIDs as abortive therapy and have her keep a headache diary to identify her triggers.B. Prescribe zolmitriptan (Zomig) as abortive therapy and recommend relaxation therapy to reduce her stress.C. Prescribe acetaminophen with codeine (Tylenol #3) for her to take at the first onset of her migraine.
D. Prescribe sumatriptan (Imitrex) nasal spray and arrange for her to receive the first dose in the clinic.A. Prescribe NSAIDs as abortive therapy and have her keep a headache diary to identify her triggers. 86. Jamie has fractured his ankle and has received a prescription for acetaminophen and hydrocodone (Vicodin). Education when prescribing Vicodin includes which one of the following instructions? C. He should not take any other acetaminophen-containing medications. 87. Which of the following is the goal of treatment of acute pain? C. Reduction or elimination of pain with minimum adverse reactions88. Vicky, age fifty-six years, comes to clinic requesting a refill of her Fiorinal (aspirin and butalbital) that she takes for migraines. She has been taking this medication for over two years for migraine and states one dose usually works to abort her migraine. What is the best care for her? B. Assess how often she is using Fiorinal and refill medication.
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