GI CASE STUDY DISCUSSION
PLEASE READ THE ENTIRE CASE STUDI BEFORE ANSWERING THE QUESTIONS. REFERENCES HAVE TO BE APA STILL AND CAN NOT USE REFERENCES OLDER THEN 5 YEARS OLD.
You are required to answer all the DISCUSSION QUESTIONS listed below in each domain.
1a) Identify two (2) additional questions that were not asked in the case studI and should have been?
1b) Explain your rationale for asking these two additional questions.
1c) Describe what the two (2) additional questions might reveal about the patient’s health.
DOMAIN: PHYSICAL EXAMN
For each system examinN in this case;
2a) Explain the reason the provider examinN each system.
2b) Describe how the examE findings would be abnormal based on the information in this case. If it is a wellness visit, based on the patient’s age, describe what examE findings could be abnormal.
2c) Describe the normal findings for each system.
2d) Identify the various diagnostic instruments you would need to use to examin this patient.
DOMAIN: ASSESSMENT (Medical Diagnosis)
Discuss the pathophysiology of the:
3a) Diagnosis and,
3b) Each Differential Diagnosis
3c) If it is a Wellness, type ‘Not Applicable’
DOMAIN: LABORATORY & DIAGNOSTIC TES
Discuss the following:
4a) What labs should be ordered in the case?
4b) Discuss what lab results would be abnormal.
4c) Discuss what the abnormal lab values indicate.
4d) Discuss what diagnostic procedures you might want to order based on the medical diagnosis.
4e) If this is a wellness visit, discuss what the U.S. Preventive Taskforce recommends for patients in this age group.