Finding reports past pneumonia found pro tip

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Finding: Reports past pneumonia (Found) Pro Tip: Pneumonia is a serious medical condition that can be life-threatening if not managed appropriately. Regardless of the patient's presenting illness, it is critical to identify current medical conditions in order to treat the patient appropriately. Specific questions should be asked about previous medical problems, even if the patient doesn't notice current symptoms. Example Question: Have you had pneumonia? Finding: Denies asthma diagnosis (Found) Pro Tip: Asthma is a serious medical condition that can be life-threatening if not managed appropriately. Regardless of the patient's presenting illness, it is critical to identify current medical conditions in order to treat the patient appropriately. Specific questions should be asked about previous medical problems, even if the patient doesn't notice current symptoms. Example Question: Do you have asthma? Finding: Reports immunizations as current (Available) Pro Tip: A health assessment should include an evaluation of the patient's immunization status in order to identify diseases to which the patient is vulnerable. Example Question: Do you have current immunizations? Finding: Asked about allergies Finding: Denies seasonal allergies
(Found) Pro Tip: Seasonal allergies can cause symptoms like runny nose, cough, and discomfort. Asking Danny if he has seasonal allergies can help you to ascertain possible triggers for symptoms. Example Question: Do you have seasonal allergies? Finding: Denies food allergies (Found) Pro Tip: Knowing if your patient has food allergies is important and relevant medical history. Asking your patient about food allergies will allow you to most effectively treat him. Example Question: Do you have food allergies? Finding: Denies medication allergies (Found) Pro Tip: Knowing if your patient has allergies to medicine is important and relevant medical history. Asking your patient about medicine allergies will allow you to most effectively treat him. Example Question: Are you allergic to any medication? Finding: Asked relevant family history Finding: Reports father has history of asthma (Found) Pro Tip: Medical problems such as asthma that are present in a patient's immediate family can represent increased risk factors to respiratory conditions such as the ones the patient currently has. Example Question: Do you have a family history of asthma? Finding: Denies family history of allergies
(Available) Pro Tip: Medical problems such as allergies that are present in a patient's immediate family can represent increased risk factors to respiratory conditions such as the ones the patient currently has. Example Question: Do you have a family history of allergies? Review of Systems Finding: Asked about constitutional health Finding: Denies chills (Available) Pro Tip: Soliciting a shallow history of your patient's symptoms will help you to most effectively treat him. Asking Danny if he has chills will illustrate the way his symptoms manifest.

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