A Case Study on Acute Coronary Syndrome, ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction, Anterior Wall, Killips – 1, Diabetes Mellitus Type II - Uncontrolled
II. SCOPE AND LIMITATIONS OF THE STUDY
This case study tackles about Acute Coronary Syndrome specifically on the caseof patient JB. It includes essential concepts in relation to the said condition such as thepatient’s profile and health history, nursing assessment and clinical manifestations, drugstudy and diagnostic exams done. The anatomy and physiology is also included as wellas the pathophysiology of Acute Coronary Syndrome with its associated factors. TheMedical and Nursing Management along with the discharge plans and other relevantdata are also being covered.The scope of the plan encompasses during the course of duty last June 29, 30and July 1 of year 2011 wherein the assigned students who have assessed the clientwith cumulative interaction and good rapport to the patient and significant others.Nursing Management covers the above mentioned dates which encompasses theclient’s Recovery Phase. Data gathering about the Laboratory results covers from June29 to 30, 2011The areas of concerns are limited to the discussions of Acute CoronarySyndrome with uncontrolled diabetes type II and the quality of Nursing Care to thepatient. The quantity and quality of the information are limited to the data gathered fromthe client, significant others and his medical records.
OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY
The study aims to explore the concepts about the condition and the quality of nursing care being rendered to our client that was diagnosed with Acute CoronarySyndrome and uncontrolled diabetes type II.In order to learn more about the health condition of the patient, the study wantsto fathom about the predisposing and precipitating factors, anatomy and physiology andthe pathophysiology of the condition experienced by the client. Basically, the main goalof this study in relation to knowledge is to identify the nursing interventions after thecondition of patient.The study aims to critically analyze the qualitative and quantitative data gatheredin order to establish connection between the different manifestations experienced by thepatient with that of the disease process. To be able to improve skills, the students alsoendeavors to come up with nursing care plans that will alleviate patient’s condition. Thepresentors also intend to compare and contrast the ideal management for Acute