NR 507 Week 3 Case Study Discussions (Part 1, 2, 3)in Nursing by Guide4Students
NR 507 Week 3 Case Study Discussions (Part 1, 2, 3)
NR 507 - Advanced Pathophysiology
Chamberlain College of Nursing
Discussion Part One (graded) A 17-year-old African American from the inner city complains of severe chest and abdominal pain. Upon examination the attending physician performs and EKG, chest x-ray, and an abdominal and chest clinical examination and finds nothing. Assuming, she is drug seeking he sends her home. She comes back to the ER 4 hours later and now you see the patient. She explains that she was running track this past afternoon at school and that despite being very hot (100 F) she pushed on. Afterwards, she starts feeling extensive pain in her chest and abdomen. She has jaundiced eyes, her blood pressure is 98/50, pulse is 112, T 99.9 0F, R 28. The pain seems out of proportion to the physical findings. What is your list of differential diagnoses in this case and explain...