Patient Setting: 28-year-old female presents to the clinic with a 2 day history of frequency, burning and pain upon urination; increased lower abdominal pain and vaginal discharge over the past week. HPI Complains of urinary symptoms similar to those of previous urinary tract infections (UTIs) which started approximately 2 days ago; also experiencing severe lower abdominal pain and noted brown fouls smelling discharge after having unprotected intercourse with her former boyfriend. PMH Recurrent UTIs (3 this year); gonorrhea X2, chlamydia X 1; Gravida IV Para III Past Surgical History Tubal ligation 2 years ago. Family/Social History Family: Single; history of multiple male sexual partners; currently lives with new boyfriend and 3 children. Social: Denies smoking, alcohol and drug use. Medication History None Trimethoprim (TOM)/ Sulfamethoxazole (SMX) -Rash ROS Last pap 6 months ago, Denies breast discharge. Positive for Urine looking dark. Physical exam BP 100/80, HR 80, RR 16, T 99.7 F, Wt 120, Ht 5’ 0” Gen: Female in moderate distress. HEENT: WNL. Cardio: Regular rate and rhythm normal S1 and S2. Chest: WNL. Abd: soft, tender, increased suprapubic tenderness. GU: Cervical motion tenderness, adnexal tenderness, foul smelling vaginal drainage. Rectal: WNL.
Assignment 2: Comprehensive Plan of Care and Paper
You have been provided with case studies in Week 4 and Week 5 that focused on genitourinary, and musculoskeletal disorders. You will pick one of these cases to analyze and create a comprehensive plan of care for acute/chronic care, disease prevention, and health promotion for that patient and disorder. Your care plan should be based on current best practices and supported with citations from current literature, such as systematic reviews, published practice guidelines, standards of care from specialty organizations, and other research based resources. In addition, you will provide a detailed scientific rationale that justifies the inclusion of this evidence in your plan. Your paper should adhere to APA format for title page, headings, citations, and references. The paper should be no more than 3 pages typed excluding title page and references.
Submit your document to the W4 Assignment 2 Dropbox by Tuesday, July 18, 2017.