Assignment 2 is worth 25 Points (Chapters 11 – 22)
Attached is the Discharge Summary Report Case Study if you choose Option #1 and the Essay Guidelines if you choose #2.
For this second assignment, you may pick from one of three choices
1. Discharge Summary Report: Using the Discharge Summary Case Study (attached below or available in Unit 7), write your answers to the following questions in your own words:
1. What is Hypothyroidism?
2. How does Hypothyroidism and Hyperthyroidism affect the patient’s general health?
3. If the patient is suffering from Hyperlipidemia, how would this affect the patient’s general health?
4. What is the relationship between the patient’s diagnosis of Diabetes and the presence of Hypoglycemia?
You will be graded on the following: (a) Answering the questions completely and incorporating medical terminology (20 points – 5 points/question); (b) good grammar and no spelling errors (1 point); (c) using references WITHIN your paper (2 points); and providing a list of your references at the end of your paper in either APA or MLA style (1 point), OR