DrugDosageLength of TreatmentRationale/CitationA: AssessmentMedical Diagnoses. Provide 3 differential diagnoses which may provide an etiology for the CC. The first diagnosis (presumptive diagnosis) is the diagnosis with the highest priority. Provide the ICD-10 code and pertinent findings to support each diagnosis.P:PlanAddress all 5 parts of the comprehensive treatment plan. If you do not wish to order an intervention for any part of the treatment plan, write “None at this time” but do not leave any heading blank. No intervention is self-evident. Provide a rationale and evidence-based in-text citation foreach intervention.
Continue previous medsClick or tap here to enter text.Click or tap here to enter text.Click or tap here to enter text.Lisinopril2.5 mgdailyACE inhibitors are superior to all other drugs and drug combinations used to treat heart failure (Woo & Robinson, 2016)Furosemide20 mg dailyOne weekSymptomatic heart failure, S3 andfine crackels heard. Furosemide given until euvolemic state reached determined by PCP. (Malha & Mann, 2016) Click or tap here to enter text.Click or tap here to enter text.Click or tap here to enter text.Click or tap here to enter text.Click or tap here to enter text.Click or tap here to enter text.Click or tap here to enter text.Click or tap here to enter text.Referral/Consults: CardiologistRationale/CitationCardiologist will manage the patients heart failure and order other nessecary tests. (Woo & Robinson, 2016)Education:Sodium restrictions, home monitoring of daily weight, education of signs and symtoms of CHF and when to seek emergent care, lifestyle modifications,and regular exercise education. Urine output is expected to increased and a desired side effect of medications. Labs need to be checked in one week and return to clinic to see PCP to determine if euvolmic state is reached. Lisinopril can cause a dry cough. Diet should include increasing potassium. Do not take ibuprofen while taking furosemide. Monitoring blood pressure at home. Rationale/Citation(Malha & Mann, 2016)(Woo & Robinson, 2016)Follow Up: Indicate when patient should return to clinic and provide detailed instructions indicating if the patient should return sooner than scheduled or seek attention elsewhere. Clinic in one week, seek emergent care if worsening chest pain or SOB.Rationale/Citation(Malha & Mann, 2016)ReferencesInclude at least one evidence-based peer-reviewed journal article which relates to this case. Use the correct APA 6th edition formatting.Malha, L., & Mann, S. J. (2016). Loop Diuretics in the Treatment of Hypertension. Current Hypertension Reports, 18(4), 27. -org.chamberlainuniversity.idm.oclc.org/10.1007/s11906-016-0636-7Woo, T. M., & Robinson, M. V. (2016). Pharmacotherapeutics for Advance Practice Nurse prescribers (4th ed.). Retrieved from
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