This is a paper that requires the student to read the case study 18 regarding Mr Douglas health risk. The paper also provides additional information to use in the writing of the assignment paper. Below is the assessment description to follow:
Read the case study 18 regarding Mr Douglas health risk
Chapter 18 – Assignment
Read the Case Study 18-1 in Chapter 18 of the textbook.( the link to the book is attached below I believe 18 is 692 )
Answer the following questions:
What factors put Mr. Douglas at greater risk of developing pressure ulcers?
What factors would delay wound healing for this patient?
What stage would you classify this wound?
Also, what are the signs and symptoms of an active infection in a wound?
What products would you use for this type of wound?
If handled correctly, do you feel like this wound would heal completely?
Your paper should be:
One (1) page or more.
Use factual information from the textbook and/or appropriate articles and websites.
Cite your sources – type references according to the APA Style Guide.
Chapter 11 – Assignment
Read the Case Study 11-2: Go to the Hospital and Come Back with Four More Medications in Chapter 11 of the textbook. (book is attached below
Once you have read the Case Study thoroughly, answer the following questions:
Firstly, what does the administration of antibiotics have to do with a Clostridium difficile (C. diff infection) infection?
Secondly, list all the inappropriate medications prescribed for K.L. and describe the reason why they are inappropriate.
Thirdly, what kind of treatment regimen is utilized for a patient with a C. diff infection?
Fourthly, do any of these treatments regimens raise suspicion as being inappropriate for K.L.?
Lastly, list the therapy and if contraindicated, give a reason why it is inappropriate
Remember, ensure that the pages are exclusive of the cover and the reference pages. Also, ensure that you include all the references you use in finding research for this assignment paper. References should be at least three for the paper. All references, citation, and writing should follow the APA formatting and styling guidelines. Finally, ensure you focus on the assignment topic in detail.