NRP 543 UOPX Otitis Media Diagnosis and Management Case Discussion
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Read one of the recommended evidence-based practice academic articles provided at the end of the case or locate and read an academic article from the University Library that relates to the conditions presented in the Emma Ryan case.Write a 350-word summary of how you can utilize the findings from the article to improve your clinical decision-making skills.Include the following in your analysis:
Summarize the expert feedback you received from the Emma Ryan case.
- Identify areas of improvement in your patient encounter that is reflected in the feedback from the expert and the article you selected.
Are there techniques identified in the article that can be used to improve your clinical skills? If so, explain.
Evaluate if there is information in the article that introduces a relevant theory that can guide clinical decision-making. If a theory is not explicitly mentioned, consider questions you may have after reading the article that might be answered if you were to seek theories from nursing or other disciplines.
Explain how you can apply the information you learned from your patient encounter and the evidence-based practice article in the clinical setting.
FYI: Patient name Emma Ryan
diagnosis: Acute Otitis Media
case: two year old with chief complaint of cough, runny nose, fever. physical exam reveals tempanic membrane with erythema and severe bulging.