Respiratory System

  5- to 6-slide PowerPoint presentation that can be used in a staff development meeting on presenting different approaches for implementing the stepwise approach for asthma treatment. Be sure to address the following:  Describe long-term control and quick relief treatment options for the asthma patient from your practice as well as the impact these drugs… Continue reading Respiratory System

Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics

  For this Discussion, you reflect on a case from your past clinical experiences and consider how a patients pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic processes may alter his or her response to a drug. To Prepare Review the Resources for this module and consider the principles of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. Reflect on your experiences, observations, and/or clinical… Continue reading Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics

Discussion

  Post your answers to the 6 questions corresponding to this week’s content on primary care medication management. Provide your responses and rationales. Support your rationales with high-level evidence. (See Post Expectations). An obese patient, age 45, comes to your office. She recently moved from another state three weeks ago and told you that her… Continue reading Discussion

educational

  This week, you will create an educational item about dangerous drug interactions. Choose two drugs from different categories of drugs that we have studied thus far in the course that can have a dangerous reaction if taken incorrectly. Research the drugs’ interactions with other drugs, including OTC medications, and alcohol. Please note that you… Continue reading educational

proprosal

Medication:  IMCIVREE   Your topic proposal should be 3 paragraphs and should include the following items and address the following. The topic you wish to pursue (1 paragraph) Describe the medication you wish to explore. Identify your purpose: Why are you interested in this particular medication? (2 paragraphs) Specifically explain what it is that fascinates… Continue reading proprosal