Sample Nursing Case Study Essays and Term Papers

  • Case Study in Nursing

    production of corticotropin (ACTH). Lack of mineralocorticoids, primarily aldosterone (steroid hormone), causes sodium and water imbalance which, in some cases, can be fatal. The various forms of CAH represent defects in the different stages of corticosteroid synthesis, usually hydroxylation reactions at certain...

      8071 Words | 24 Pages   Inflammation, Stress (biology), Obesity, Epinephrine

  • Nursing Case Study

    throughout the entire shift The patient will be able to tolerate ambulation to the bathroom and to the shower with minimal shortness of breath Nursing Interventions: 1. Monitor the patient's oxygen saturation frequently (once per hour) at rest and after exertion on room air 2. Place patient on nasal...

      694 Words | 3 Pages   Pulse oximetry, Pressure ulcer, Heart failure, Oxygen therapy

  • Nursing Case Study

    Physician: Dr. Valdez, Dr. Manzon, Dr. Ocampo, Dr. Concepcion I. CHIEF COMPLAINT - General body weakness - Drowsiness - Pain on knees II. NURSING HISTORY The patient, MNM, has hypertension for 21 years, he’s not taking any medications until year 2008 when he was prescribed Nifedipine and...

      1433 Words | 7 Pages   Verapamil, Renal function, Metoclopramide, Peptic ulcer

  • Reflective Nursing Case Study

    Case Study One In this case study I will use Gibbs (1988) model of reflection to write a personal account of an abdominal examination carried out in general practice under the supervision of my mentor, utilising the skills taught during the module thus far. What happened During morning routine...

      697 Words | 3 Pages   Appendicitis, Physical examination, Triage, Pain

  • Nursing Case Study

    Introduction of case study My case study done at ward 3(female ward), Hospital T and the title is bronchopneumonia, I choose this title because that is often occur at the ward. Patient L is a 14 years old Chinese girls and she came to hospital complaint of cough with greenish sputum as long as 2 weeks...

      3349 Words | 13 Pages   Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Influenza, Haemophilus influenzae, Bronchiectasis

  • Case Study - Nursing

    Case Study 2 Reflection is a method used in clinical practice, where one expresses the experiences from a given situation, thus helping to learn and improve skills by applying the knowledge gained for future practice (Cottrell, 2011 and Schon, 1984). It is my intention to use Driscoll (2007) model...

      627 Words | 2 Pages  

  • Nursing case study

    This assignment intends to demonstrate the use of the Roper, Logan and Tierney model of nursing for assessment of a patient presenting with an ectopic pregnancy. The discussion begins with a definition of ectopic pregnancy. This will be followed with the introduction to the patient and an explanation...

      2623 Words | 8 Pages   Self-actualization, Ectopic pregnancy, Fallopian tube, Roper–Logan–Tierney model of nursing

  • Nursing Ethics Case Study

    rights. These include the right to life, to self esteem and the right to respectful treatment (International Council of Nurses, 2006). In the case study situation the surgeon made a wrong recommendation for the patient. Mr. B was wrongfully scheduled for a tumor resection procedure yet the most appropriate...

      369 Words | 2 Pages   Medical ethics, Palliative care, Health care

  • SAMPLE CASE STUDY

    CASE STUDY Employee No. 1 is a regular employee for 1 decade for promotion w/at least 1 step higher Employee No. 2 is a regular employee for only 5 years for promotion w/ at least 1 step higher Employee No. 3 is a regular employee for more than 1 decade for promotion w/ 2 steps higher As public...

      536 Words | 2 Pages  

  • Psychiatric Nursing Case Study

    Psychiatric Nursing Case Study History The subject is a 52 year old divorce Caucasian female, of Poland origin, and has lived in the United States for over 20 years. She had been a patient at Tewksbury Hospital since July 2011. She reportedly has a long history of bizarre and impulsive behavior,...

      462 Words | 2 Pages   Psychosis, Adjustment disorder, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Mental disorder

  • sample case studies

    No- KP00609-20054 Cource: jdbhuhj CONSUMER BEHAVIOR Case 1: Q1. Analyze the case and identify the significant issue. Ans: The given case consists of the product named Burnol which was owned by Boots pure drug co. private limited. The case deals with the failure of the brand in the market. Previously...

      1467 Words | 4 Pages  

  • Sample Case Study

    The researcher would like to express her deepest appreciation to the people who extended their support in conducting this research to make this study a success. First and foremost to our HEAVENLY FATHER, for His guidance and help and the knowledge He gave, for without Him the research wouldn’t be...

      495 Words | 3 Pages  

  • Sample Case Study

    The Parable of the Green Lawn Introduction A new housing development has lots of packed earth and weeds but no grass. Two neighbors make a wager on who will be the first to have a lush lawn. Mr. Fast N. Furious knows that a lawn will not grow without grass seed, so he immediately buys the most expensive...

      397 Words | 2 Pages   Lawn

  • Nursing case study

    The aim of this study is to provide a detailed account of the nursing care for a patient who is experiencing a breakdown in health. One aspect of their care will be discussed in relation to the nursing process. The model used to provide an individualised programme of care will be discussed and critically...

      2110 Words | 6 Pages   Respiratory system, Exhalation, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Roper–Logan–Tierney model of nursing

  • Sample Case Study

    University of Perpetual Help System Sto Niño Biñan, Laguna College of Computer Studies Case Study No.1 Major League Baseball Prepared by: Allan H. (Bud) Selig   Commissioner of Baseball Bob DuPuy   President & Chief...

      10086 Words | 46 Pages   Washington Mutual, Citibank, Barnes & Noble, Walmart

  • Case Study Sample

    CASE STUDY COMPONENTS: Introduction: Identify case study topic and list assertions (3-6) that can be verified with evidence (field notes, interviews, etc.) 1. Assertions and Evidence: Discuss each assertion separately (minimum one paragraph for each assertion) and include supportive...

      1264 Words | 5 Pages   Nonverbal communication

  • Case Study Sample

     Conservation efforts have been created by several organizations such as Amphibian Conservation Alliance (ACA) and the World Wildlife Fund to help further studies on frog extinction and educate people on the issue at hand. Areas with noticed frog extinctions, like Australia, have few policies that have been...

      2671 Words | 10 Pages   Volcano, Health effects of radon, Radon, Human overpopulation

  • A Case Study Sample

    (H4- THE ASSUMPTION) • Masigla, Jodi Ann D. • Ramirez, Diana Marie M. A CASE STUDY I. Persons Involved |Latoya - |The one who was writing an email to| | |Jeff. She is Marcus’...

      868 Words | 4 Pages  

  • Nursing Case Study

    Introduction In nursing there are some Fundamental patterns of knowing that help nurses in making informed decisions when in practice (Estabrooks 2005). Barbara Carper identifies the four basic patters of knowing; empiric as the science of nursing, aesthetic as the art of nursing, personal knowledge...

      3766 Words | 12 Pages  

  • Case Study Sample

    (2005), a 2003 study of over 30,000 financial statements using a statistical method called digit pattern analysis suggested that 14% of the firms studied were inappropriately rounding their earnings figures up (p. 31). Not too surprisingly, none of the financial statements in the study showed any signs...

      1299 Words | 4 Pages   Financial audit, Audit, Accounting, Sarbanes–Oxley Act

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