Ase Study: A Patient with Altered Mental Status

Patient Care Case Study: Patient care experience that incorporates 3 course concepts with references for 3 decision points in the care of the patient. Ex. patient with change in status while in your care, patient assessment required, patient had special needs.

Case Study Components:

a?Patient History
a?Exam/Procedure Ordered
a?Indication
a?Patient Care decision points with description of patient management choices made during care
a?Outcome and Critique of your choices
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a?Include at least one reference that recommends best practice for each of the decision points in care that you made.

Course Concepts to choose from: (must relate to atleast 3)
Patient Centered Care
Skill Outside of my scope of practice
Medical error
Patient Assessment
Shock Assessment
Special Needs Patient
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Evidence Based Practice Summary