S Subjective; Patient symptoms and reported information
O Objective; Observations, Vitals, Measurable, Lab Values
A Assessment; What you conclude/Diagnosis (Short and to the Point)
P Plan; Medications, Diet, and Goals and monitoring and
5 December 2011
Throughout this semester I have consciously focused on the way in which I think about
things. I have focused on absorbing as much information as I can about a situation, also known
as the spon
Case Study #3
Living with HIV/Precautionary Measures
There are many things a person who is infected with HIV can do in order to stay healthy
and live longer.
o Make sure you are seeking care from a health provider that knows how to deal
Post-Menopause in Our Patient
Menopause is, in laymans terms, the cessation of ovarian function that results from the
natural aging process over 6 to 8 years. A woman is post-menopausal when she no longer has
her monthly menses and has not
By: Taylor Hovey, Andrew Hunt, Anh Vu,
Ifeoma Ifeji, Zach Descoteaux
Be able to recognize symptoms of acne.
Understand how acne manifests.
Understand the different types of acne and how to
differentiate between them.
o Persistent, non-productive cough
All Lasting 2 Weeks
o 10lb unexpected weight loss
o Fever 102.2F
o RR 30
o Slightly Anxious
o Cervical Lymphadenopat
Case Study #2
What is it?1,2
It is one of the most frequently used test aside from the ECG
It is used to evaluate cardiac function and structure by using ultrasound
High frequency waves are transmitted from a hand-held transducer
4C Learning Objective
o She is an alcoholic; alcohol is detrimental to a fetuss health
o She needs to decrease and eventually stop drinking alcohol before she should
try and conceive.
o She is obese; it is hard for an obese woman
February 27, 2012
Monitoring Congestive Heart Failure
Immediately after Diagnostics2:
Doctor will determine and discuss any underlying medical problems that
contribute to CHF
Individualized for each patient
Our patient: Includes Obe
Case Study #4
Infertility is defined as the failure to conceive after 12 months of unprotected sex.
It affects roughly 10 to 15% of couples
The number is rising in correlation with women delaying childbearing until later
on in li
Did you know that a cough is the most common symptom for which
patients seek treatment?
Coughing is a great way for germs to spread from one person to
When a person coughs in their hands, germs can travel from that
individual to any object that
Non-Pharmacology and Pregnancy
Study of 19,000 women actively trying to get pregnant; the ones who become pregnant the
quickest and easiest were found to all have diets containing:
Have a diet high in iron but not from red me
Heartburn can be treated without the use of medication.
The easiest thing to do to reduce the frequency and severity of your
heartburn would be improving your diet.
o Reduce the amount of fatty foods you eat.
o Avoid caffeine and chocolate.
o Instead of e
Case #3 Learning Objective
Long Term Effects of TB
One of the most prevalent communicable infectious diseases and is caused by
You can be latently infected with TB; meaning you are not symptomatic but you can
25 November 2011
According to the Centers for Disease Control, 7 out of every 10,000 babies born in
the United States suffer from Spina Bifida. This means that at any given day, there are
roughly 166,000 peopl
Pathophysiology 8/29/11 Recording
Physiology and pathophysiology- I try and look at physiological processes and how they are perturbed in some
sort of disease state or some type of pathology and how we can intervene with a therapeutic agent to reverse th
Lecture #28 Esophagus Reflux and Motility Disorders
Esophagus muscular tube 25 cm long that connects pharynx to stomach
2 Major Functions
o Transport food bolus from pharynx to stomach via peristalsis and gravity
o Prevent retrograde flow of stomach cont
Pathophysiology Study Guide
Class #47 Kidney Structure-Function
Kidney Involved with and responsible for regulation of
Whole Body Fluid Homeostasis like:
1) Extracellular Fluid electrolytes/ionic composition
2) Extracellular fluid volume (ECF
Vocabulary Words to Focus On
CD4 T-Cells help other immune cells to respond to EXTRACELLULAR pathogen. Bind to
activate them to release cytokines. Bind to B-Cell to release cytokine and
differentiate into antibody producing plas
Yewlsow Ferede, Hilary Devine, Alyssa Duron, Maryeh Hussain
What is a sunburn?
Cause of sunburns.
How to get a sunburn.
Factors increasing risk of sunburns.
Types of sunburns.
Symptoms of sunburns.
Limits to self care
Skip Van Dyne
Recognize the signs and symptoms of fevers,
headaches, and pain.
Know the appropriate exclusions for self-treatment
Be able to recommend appropriate treatments, both
Case Study #3
Treatment of Tuberculosis/ MOA of Isoniazid
Introduction to Treatment
Isoniazid is predominately used to treat LATENT tuberculosis.
Active tuberculosis requires at least two different drugs but generally requires
three of four different me
Rx 322.L Exam #1
The first exam will be completed in groups of two (2) students. Each group will visit
three (3) types of pharmacies, a big box (ex. Walgreens, CVS, RiteAid), a grocery store
(ex. Hannaford, Target), and an ind