Chest Pain is a standout amongst the most widely recognized protests that will convey a patient to the crisis division. Looking for prompt consideration might be lifesaving, and impressive government funded instruction has been attempted to inspire patients to look for therapeutic consideration when mid-section torment strikes. While the patient might be stressed over a heart assault, there are numerous different reasons for torment in the mid-section that the social insurance expert should consider. A few analyses are life-undermining while others are less perilous.
Choosing the reason for Chest Pain is here and there exceptionally troublesome and might require blood tests, X-beams, CT checks and different tests to deal with the…
At the time of evaluation, Mrs. Smith was a 54-year-old white married heterosexual female that was referred by her PCP, Dr. Dell, to assess her psychological and emotional functioning. Specifically, Mrs. Smith complained of headaches, stomach aches, and chest pains, along with depressive and anxious symptoms. Furthermore, Mrs. Smith shared that she felt overly emotional when confronted with stressful situations, which has worsened in the past six months and caused her to feel tearful,…
Research nurses that work in the Manchester Royal Infirmary and Salford Royal Hospital have come up with the prediction that using the protein ‘fatty acid binding protein (H-FABP)’ can help speed up the diagnosis of a heart attack. These research nurses would like to see if this protein will be more effective at detecting heart attacks than the method doctors have at hospitals today. They have discovered that the H-FABP protein rises after the patient has a heart attack. They are running…
Some of these diseases develop rapidly and have obvious signs and symptoms while others develop insidiously and have deadly effects. It is important to know that the signs and symptoms of heart disease present themselves different in men versus women (Nursing Update, 2008). More often than not, men will experience chest pain or discomfort in cardiac crisis while women will experience nausea, vomiting, and back or jaw pain. Men are more susceptible to developing heart disease after the age of…
Chest pain can be caused by many different conditions. There is always a chance that your pain could be related to something serious, such as a heart attack or a blood clot in your lungs. Chest pain can also be caused by conditions that are not life-threatening. If you have chest pain, it is important to follow up with your health care provider for further evaluation.
Chest pain can be caused by:
• Pneumonia or bronchitis.
• Anxiety or stress.
• Inflammation around…
Jim has been experiencing chest pain on exertion. Chest pain refers to ache, pressure, stabbing or burning sensation in the chest. Chest pain is a common symptom and one of the commonest reasons for emergency department visits. Chest pain can be a sign of ischemic heart disease (Nilsson 2008, p. 7). Chest pain assessment can help in the diagnosis of acute coronary syndromes and the identification of patients at immediate risk of adverse clinical events (Czarnecki et al. 2013, p. 1386). When…
“To escape fear, you have to go through it, not around.”
― Richie Norton, Résumés Are Dead and What to Do About It
You’re gasping for air, begging for a single breath. You open your eyes, but you can only see a blurred vision of reality. Your legs are paralyzed and there is a deafening noise in your ears. You are debilitated, trapped in your own body. Suddenly, everything is pitch black and finally there is calm. This is a minute description of what my belonephobia panic attacks feel like.…
emergency room visit at Portsmouth Hospital for chest pain.
The patient was seen in the hospital for a similar reason back in March. She reports that the symptoms started very similarly with a pain in her chest area near the sternum. She said, however the pain that she had on September 5th was worse than any pain that she has had in the past. She describes it as a 9/10 on a pain scale. She said she started noticing the pain a little bit around the sternum. It then progressed to go…
Legal Issues Case Study for Nursing
Cindy Black (fictitious name), a four-year-old child with wheezing, was
brought into the emergency room by her mother for treatment at XYZ (fictitious
name) hospital at 9:12 p.m. on Friday, May 13.
Initial triage assessment revealed that Cindy was suffering from a sore
throat, wheezing bilaterally throughout all lung fields, seal-like cough,
shortness of breath (SOB), bilateral ear pain. Vital signs on admission were
pulse rate 160,…
The staring contest didn't last long when she broke the silence.
"Seven years ago." She felt her body stiffen at her own words, at the mentioned period. Her hand reached for the probe to begin the session, though there wasn't much for her to dissect. This female body was identical to the past victims' bodies she had examined, a penetrated wound in the mid chest area with a missing heart, no signs of struggle or restraint.
He cleared his throat and decided to go back on topic. "A female…