home work/ nursing each questions one paragraph require reference and citation (Nursing research only) Please no…
home work/ nursing each questions one paragraph require reference and citation (Nursing research only)
Please no hand written typing required.
Ms. mary age 47, has had a persistent unproductive cough for several months that did not respond to cough medications. Recently he has developed a productive cough accompanied by fatigue, anorexia and night sweats. Examination indicated abnormal chest sounds and weight loss. A chest radiograph showed a small cavity and infiltrate; the tuberculin test was positive, and the sputum sample contained a small amount of blood and numerous acid-fast bacilli, confirming the diagnosis of active tuberculosis.
- Discuss the pathologic changes occurring during the development of active tuberculosis.
- Discuss the transmission of TB and the conditions predisposing to the development of TB.
- Discuss the treatment of tuberculosis and the precautions involved for health care personnel coming in contact with the patient.
- Suggest how family members or co-workers can protect themselves