This is in additions to my previous post but different set of orders in figuring out what is wrong in the set of of orders please help I need this done asap to graduate the end of this week thanks! case Ms.Keys, admitted with a diagnosis of myocardial infarction, returns from the cardiac catheterization laboratory for a stent placement. Refer to the physician's order sheet and medication profile sheet for the following. show your work where applicable. DIAGNOSIS: MI s/p stent WEIGHT: 166lb HEIGHT: 5'5" DRUG ALLERGIES: PCN Physicians Orders: 1. Transfer to CCU 2. Diet: Healthy Heart 3. Activity: BR x6h, then dangle. If no bleeding from right groin site, up ad lib 4. VS q15min x 4, q30 min x4, then every hour 5. Telemetry 6. EKG every morning x2 7. Cardiac profile q8h x2 (1800 and 0200) 8. O2L/min 9. Tylenol gr x po q4h prn headache 10. ASA 325mg po daily, start 3/5/11 11. Plavix 75mg po dialy start 3/5/11 12. Nitroglycerin drip at 10mcg/min 13. IV heparin per protocol 14. Metoprolol 12.5mg po BID Hold for SBP <80mm hg 15. Ambien 5mg po at bedtime prn sleep 16. Call for chest pain, any concerns
I think the OP has left the building.
Last edit by Esme12 on Feb 16, '13