Using the ISBAR clinical handover framework, introduce the client and provide a brief overview of their case. Provide an outline of the purpose and structure of the report.
Primary medical diagnosis
Identify the primary medical diagnosis for the client (i.e. Diabetic Retinopathy). Provide a brief description of the pathophysiology of Diabetic Retinopathy, with clear links to the case scenario. Support this discussion using current literature .
Identify the current medications prescribed for the client. Provide a brief description of the medications (i.e. mechanism of action, indication, side-effects and precautions). Support this discussion using current literature
(a) Nursing problem related to medical diagnosis Using your knowledge of pathophysiology, document one (1) nursing problem that may arise as a result of the client’s primary medical diagnosis. This problem may be an actual or potential nursing problem. Provide a brief description for why this problem may arise for this client. Support this discussion using current literature.