Posted: October 27th, 2021
Use the following Case Scenario, Subjective Data, and Objective Data to answer the Critical Thinking Questions. Case Scenario
She has been smoking two packs of cigarettes a day for 40 years and has refused to quit. Three days ago, she had an onset of flu with fever, pharyngitis, and malaise.
She has not taken her antihypertensive medications or her medications to control her heart failure for 4 days. Today, she has been admitted to the hospital ICU with acute decompensated heart failure. hypertension
Critical Thinking Questions
What nursing interventions are appropriate for Mrs.]. at the time of her admission?
Drug therapy is started for Mrs. 3. to control her symptoms. What is the rationale for the administration of each of the following medications?
Describe four cardiovascular conditions that may lead to heart failure and what can be done in the form of medical/nursing interventions to prevent the development of heart failure in each condition.
Taking into consideration the fact that most mature adults take at least six prescription medications, discuss four nursing interventions that can help prevent problems caused by multiple drug interactions in older patients.
Provide rationale for each of the interventions you recommend.
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