Describe the recommended treatment regimen for TB

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Describe the recommended treatment regimen for TB

Describe the recommended treatment regimen for TB

NB: This assignment contains two separate papers.

MA Part 3

Part 1: An 18-year-old Primigravida presents to Labor And Delivery with what appears to be active labor. Upon questioning, you discover she has received no prenatal care. In obtaining some history while placing her on the fetal monitor you learn she is a smoker, approximately 1 pack per day, occasional marijuana for stress, and denies any support system. The Father of the Baby (FOB) has no knowledge of the pregnancy. No prenatal vitamins – they were too hard to swallow. She has no idea when her LMP was, and she relates always being very irregular. * remember LMP is to ask the first day of the Last Menstrual cycle, not when the bleeding stopped*

What other questions are essential for her safe care?

What lab values do you need to obtain?

What exam findings should you obtain at this time?

What education will you provide for her?

She asks you how long this will take to have the baby – what is your best response?

PA Part 3

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Wilson is a 36-year-old migrant worker. He was admitted to the Hospital with a cough, unintended weight loss, and night sweats. He is staying with 6 friends in a one-bedroom apartment near the strawberry field where he works. The ED physician suspects Tuberculosis (TB).

· What diagnostic testing will the Provider order to confirm a diagnosis of TB?

· What Isolation precautions do you expect to be put in place and why?

· Describe the recommended treatment regimen for TB, including the rationale for combination drug therapy.

· Identify the reason compliance to medication therapy is often a concern in the patient with TB.

· What should be done for Wilson’s 6 roommates?

Please make an initial post by midweek and respond to at least two other student’s posts with substantial details that demonstrate an understanding of the concepts, and critical thinking. Remember that your posts must exhibit appropriate writing mechanics including using proper language, cordiality, and proper grammar and punctuation. If you refer to any outside sources or reference materials, be sure to provide proper attribution and/or citation.

Each paragraph should have a minimum of 1 citation and reference

Write three paragraphs with a minimum of 5 sentenceBottom of Forms