[Get Answer] What diagnostic tools will the physician use to diagnose this condition?

Assessment of the Neurological System (graded)

Read the case study below and respond to two of
the questions below. Make sure you respond to a classmate as well, before the
week ends.

Katherine Trembly is a 67-year-old woman who presents to the
neurologist’s office after referral from her PCP (primary care provider) for a
seizure.

Subjective Data

PMH:
Seizure, hypertension, anxiety
Retired
book keeper
C/o
being “tired”
Periods
of unresponsiveness to verbal stimuli
Objective Data

Vital
signs: T 37 degrees Centigrade, P 80, R 18, BP 174/84
Lungs:
clear
O2
Sat = 98%
Heart
rate regular, + peripheral pulses
What
other questions should the nurse ask?
What
techniques are helpful to incorporate in assessing a patient in this age
group?
What
are some of the more common conditions that may cause seizure activity in
this age group?
What
diagnostic tools will the physician use to diagnose this condition?
What
should be included in the plan of care?
Devry NR305 Week 8 Discussion DQ 1 & DQ 2 Latest
2016 March

Rapid Assessment of a Client (graded)

Give an example of a rapid assessment of a client and provide a
SBAR report to a classmate. Remember to include all concepts of patient safety,
standard precautions, and professional standards.

OR

Finish the story on our subject, Mr. Red Yoder, who is a patient
you met in Week 2 and wrote a teaching plan on. What do you think his status
might be today? Remember to include all concepts of patient safety, standard
precautions, and professional standards.

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