Poliovirus infection 1 agent: poliovirus, an enterovirus with antigenic types 1,2,3 type 1 is most often vaccine-associated cases are due to type 3 or 2 the last case of poliovirus infection caused by wild poliovirus in the americas was reported in 1991 from peru poliovirus infection or poliomyelitis case report (cdph 8421) if. This interrupted case study presents a discussion about the benefits of the influenza vaccine between mary, a nursing student, and her coworker, karen karen is not convinced by mary’s arguments in favor of vaccination, and she counters with seve. 1 case studies on acute stroke treatment souvik sen md, ms, mph, faha, professor and chair, usc neurology, columbia, south carolina 1 financial disclosure information. Acute poliomyelitis is a disease of the anterior horn motor neurons of the spinal cord and brain stem caused by poliovirus flaccid asymmetric weakness and muscle atrophy are the hallmarks of its clinical manifestations, due to loss of motor neurons and denervation of their associated skeletal muscles.
The post-polio syndrome (pps) is an entity characterized for an episode of muscular weakness and/or abnormal muscular fatigue in individuals that had presented acute polio years before we report the case of pps in a patient, 40 years, that thirty-five years after had had paralytic poliomyelitis. Connect nursing theory to clinical practice with 46 in-depth, real-world case studies for each case study, answer questions that call on you to recall facts, understand nursing concepts, apply critical thinking, and sharpen your clinical reasoning skills in common clinical situations. Case studies by disease or specialty area by discipline disease or specialty area aging assistive devices does he have alzheimer's elder rage post-polio syndrome síndrome post-poliomielítico posterior fossa syndrome recovery after brain aneurysm obesity lifestyle management of adult obesity.
Case study final pott's disease brand name: ansimar generic name: doxofylline drug classification: antiasthmatic & nursing longterm short cues diagnosis goal term goal s”konti lang disturbed after 5 days after 4 hrs documents similar to ncp tetanus pathophysiology of tetanus uploaded by ehmem18 drug study- diazepam uploaded by. Polio is a contagious disease caused by an intestinal virus that may attack nerve cells of the brain and spinal cord symptoms include fever, headache, sore throat, and vomiting some victims develop neurological complications, including stiffness of the neck and back, weak muscles, pain in the. Case studies addressing vaccine hesitancy and refusal among families continues to be a significant challenge for many practicing physicians engaging and add ressing both persistent myths and thoughtful questions regarding safety and efficacy of vaccines in the context of a busy practice requires skills and resources. Nursing case studies ever developed each title has been authored by experienced nurse educators and clinicians who understand the complexity of nursing practice as well as the challenges of teaching and learning all of the cases are based on real.
Polio and routine immunization – a case study from india in a post-polio india, the polio eradication infrastructure is now working to support the country’s routine immunization system the polio network’s efforts to reach children in remote areas, identify large populations of unimmunized children and monitor and review routine. Case study: shoulder pain & post-polio syndrome 1 case authors name department of nursing – np programs phone fax name department of np phone fax 2 topic of the case: disability patient with shoulder pain/rotator cuff injury 3 level of examinee this case is being written for:. Introduction case studies are an invaluable record of the clinical practices of a profession while case studies cannot provide specific guidance for the management of successive patients, they are a record of clinical interactions which help us to frame questions for more rigorously designed clinical studies.
The last case of wild type poliomyelitis in the united states occurred in 1979 through the efforts of the global polio eradication program, the number of endemic countries has decreased from 125 in 1988 to 10 as of 2001. Element description the case object of the case study identified as the entity of interest or unit of analysis program, individual, group, social situation, organization, event, phenomena, or process. A summary of client profiles for case study projects corbett clinic case # 1 - teamwork inter-departmental learning module nursing staff have reported that she is wandering into other patients’ rooms and trying to get into bed with them case study # 2 maura anderson – discussion questions. Case studies-orthotic management of the adult post polio patient darrell r clark, co jacquelin perry, md thomas r lunsford, co in 1984, a conference on post polio was held in warm springs, georgia, site of one of the original polio treatment centers.
Paralytic poliomyelitis and nonparalytic poliomyelitis about 4% of patients with poliovirus infection develop nonparalytic cns involvement with aseptic meningitis patients typically have a stiff neck and/or back and headache that appear after several days of prodrome similar to abortive poliomyelitis. Case study a case study is an in-depth description and analysis of a single bounded system, a unit of one, whether that unit is a teacher, a classroom, a program, or a school district. Case study 4: implementing bone up on arthritis within the great lakes in c o helvie (ed), advanced practice nursing in the community (pp 274-285), chapter 9, planning for diffusion and maintenance of community change. Chicago, acute flaccid myelitis, afm, polio, cdc - indiana now reporting a case of rare polio-like illness affecting children - 13 wthr indianapolis - chicago, acute flaccid myelitis, afm, polio, cdc)) search form search indiana now reporting a case of rare polio-like illness affecting children study finds risk for oral cancer increases.
Read the case study, answer the questions, and determine the two most appropriate nursing diagnosis for this patient a 59 year old black female is admitted at midnight with a diagnosis of chest pain. Case study: poliomyelitis and nursing jeffrey alba is the eldest son of jesse and martha alba at twenty-four years of age, he is suffering from a permanent disability. Clinical skills challenge - case study 1 3 april, 2008 on the following pages are details of a fictional patient, complete with context, case history and test results. For healthcare professionals the prevalence and incidence of post-polio syndrome is unclear studies estimate that 25% to 40% of polio survivors suffer from post-polio syndrome a probable case of polio is defined as an acute onset of flaccid paralysis of one or more limbs with decreased or absent tendon reflexes in the affected limbs.