1) List the common worms that cause
diseases in humans. Which is the most common worm infestation in the United States? What is the difference between intestinal and tissue-invading worms.
2) Develope a medication card for the prototyp anthelmintic drug, mebendazole. Include therapeutic actions, indications,contradictions, pharmacokinetics and common adverse reactions on the medication card. Compare and contrast mebenzadole to other anthelmintics.
3)Develope a teaching plan for a young adult diagnosed with a pinworm infection. What nursing considerations are appropriate for this patient? Include a rational for each consideration
1) common worm infections: tapeworm, toxacara (roundworms), hookworms, pinworms and flukes Pinworms are the most common worm... View the full answer