Name: Laura Jackson Age: 39 – Headaches case study.
Chief Complaint (CC): Headache
The nurse educator is working in a primary care setting. The next patient is a 39 year-old who is coming in for evaluation of her headaches.
Vital Signs: BP 110/80; Heart Rate 72 bpm; respirations 20 breaths per minute; temperature 98.1°F
Answer and support the following questions about the subjective data:
Determine specific questions the nurse educator could ask the patient related to the history of present illness
Discuss the specific past medical history important to know for this patient
Identify specific information that would be helpful in the patients family history
Identify specific information that would be needed about the patients social history
Explain what systems need to be included in the review of the systems and describe the specific information needed for each of the systems