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describe the situation in the case study

For this discussion, you will address the following:

Review the attached article, paying particular attention to the case study on p. 13 First, identify the two types of IT-related incidents Briefly describe the situation in the case study What type of IT incident is seen in this case study? What were the potential consequences to the patient in this case study? How can nurse leaders establish a culture of safety related to health IT?

Your initial post must be posted before you can view and respond to colleagues, must contain minimum of two (2) references, in addition to examples from your personal experiences to augment the topic. The goal is to make your post interesting and engaging so others will want to read/respond to it. Synthesize and summarize from….

Describe the alterations in endocrine functioning associated with the disorder you have chosen.

The scenario:

Your unit has hired a new nurse who has never worked with patients diagnosed with endocrine disorders. As a veteran nurse, you will provide guidance to the new nurse and help her locate the information she needs to properly assess her patients.

Step 2 Select an endocrine disorder other than diabetes mellitus for this discussion and, if necessary, research the clinical manifestations of the disorder.

Step 3 Describe the alterations in endocrine functioning associated with the disorder you have chosen. Be sure to cite all sources used and provide a reference using proper APA formatting.

Discuss the effects glucocorticoids and mineralocorticoids have on the body.

Discussion Topic

LS is a 42-year-old male who has been diagnosed with adrenal hyposecretion. He was told that he will need to wear a medical alert bracelet. LS asks why this is the case. He plans to take the medications and does not like the idea of others knowing that he has a medical issue.

1. Explain the difference between the inner (medulla) and outer (cortex) regions of the adrenal gland.

2. Explain why aldosterone has a shorter half-life than cortisol.

3. Discuss the effects glucocorticoids and mineralocorticoids have on the body.

4. After discussing the above, explain why LS should wear a medical bracelet.

Student must post (1) substantial initial post with a minimum of 250 words All posts and replies must contain at least (2) professional….

. Discuss indications, contraindications, side effects, nursing considerations, and adverse effects of 3 T2DM drugs for this chronic condition.

Discussion Topic

Adults in the United States and worldwide are being diagnosed with Type II Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) at an alarming rate. Discuss indications, contraindications, side effects, nursing considerations, and adverse effects of 3 T2DM drugs for this chronic condition. What are the modifiable risk factors you should discuss with your patient to further manage their disease?

Each student must post (1) substantial initial post with a minimum of 250 words All posts and replies must contain at least (2) professional references, one may be the course textbook, properly cited in the current APA format.

Complete the worksheet

In this assignment, you will examine the clinical manifestations, pathophysiology, and developmental considerations for Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes mellitus.  Consider the developmental implications of Type 1 diabetes on children and Type 2 diabetes on adults.

Step 1 Locate at least one professional, evidence-based resource to support your response.

Step 2 Download the worksheet Endocrine Disorders Attached.

Step 3 Complete the worksheet.

In the header row of the table, enter names of the disorders. In the remaining rows of the table, enter a description of the disorder, the clinical manifestations, the underlying pathophysiology, and developmental considerations (consider the age of onset with respect to the physiological, psychological, and social implications of the disease). Be sure to cite all sources used to complete the worksheet and provide a reference using proper APA formatting.

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