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Overview Concept maps are important tools in developing an understanding of cert

Overview
Concept maps are important tools in developing an understanding of certain concepts. There are many options when it comes to mapping out new concepts. However, the purpose is to connect new concepts and promote a graphical representation of information.
Before you complete your first Concept Map:
Watch the video How to Make a Concept Map (8:30) see an example of a concept map being created.
Review this Sample Concept Map as a model for your concept map assignment.
Refer to this Concept Mapping guide if you need additional support.
Instructions
Create a concept map using information from this case study:
M.S., a 72-year-old white woman, comes to your clinic for a complete physical examination. She has not been to a provider for 11 years because “I don’t like doctors.” Her only complaint today is “pain in my upper back.”
She describes the pain as sharp and knifelike. The pain began approximately three weeks ago when she was getting out of bed in the morning and hasn’t changed. M.S. rates her pain as 6 on a 0- to 10-point pain scale and says the pain decreases to 3 or 4 after taking “a couple of ibuprofen.” She denies recent falls or trauma.
M.S. admits she needs to quit smoking and start exercising but states, “I don’t have the energy to exercise, and besides, I’ve always been thin.” She has smoked one to two packs of cigarettes per day since she was 17 years old. Her last blood work was 11 years ago, and she can’t remember the results. She went through menopause at the age of 47 and has never taken hormone replacement therapy. The physical exam was unremarkable other than moderate tenderness to deep palpation over the spinous process at T7. No masses or tenderness to the tissue surrounded the tender spot. No visible masses, skin changes, or erythema were noted. Her neurologic exam is intact, and no muscle wasting is noted.
M.S. has never had an osteoporosis screening. She confides that her mother and grandmother were diagnosed with osteoporosis when they were in their early 50s.
Include answers to the following questions in your concept map:
What is the priority concept of this scenario?
Write a summary of the pathophysiology if appropriate.
What assessment findings led you to identify this priority problem? Are there other concerns based on your assessment of M.S.?
What is your priority problem?
Based on your knowledge of the nursing process so far, what goals would you recommend in the plan of care for M.S?
What interventions will help M.S. meet these goals?
How would you evaluate your plan of care to determine the next steps?
Remember: This is your first attempt at creating a concept map using all phases of the nursing process. Focus on choices based on evidence and being able to support your decisions.
Concept Mapping Options:
These are available resources for completing your concept maps. You may use any of these options or any other concept mapping tools that you find. You are not required to use the same tool for the concept map in each module.
MindMup
Lucidchart
iMindMap
Draw by hand and upload a picture
Citations:
Lucidchart. (2018, May 31). How to make a concept map [Video]. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8XGQGhli0I0
Brown, E. (n.d.). Sample concept map. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1FiM5mrRi8Vy99jZg_t0Lv5Gz0zjMcZsG/view?usp=sharing
Cornell University Learning Strategies Center. (n.d.). Concept mapping. http://lsc.cornell.edu/how-to-study/studying-for-and-taking-exams/concept-maps/

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Much effort should be devoted to this section as it is a key component of your w

Much effort should be devoted to this section as it is a key component of your work. This should be a synthesis of the literature, not a catalog of studies or simply an analysis of the research you discover.
1-Perform a literature review using a minimum of seven (7) peer-reviewed articles and books, as well as non-research literature such as evidence-based guidelines, toolkits, standardized procedures, etc.
Review of areas in relationship to medicine, nursing, public health, etc.
2-The review should be critical and synthesize rather than just being a catalog of studies.
3-Summarize the key findings of the research and its relevancy to your project that point out the scientific status of the phenomenon under question. Such a statement includes:
1-What we know and how well we know it.
2-What we do not know.
4-Describe any gaps in knowledge that you found and the effects this may have on advanced practice nursing as it relates to your project topic.
Your integrative literature review should be 5–6 pages in length, not including the cover or reference pages. You must reference a minimum of 7 scholarly articles published within the past 5–7 years.

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Conduct an interview with someone in an informatics role in a clinical setting.

Conduct an interview with someone in an informatics role in a clinical setting. Then, in a Microsoft Word document of 5-6 pages formatted in APA style, discuss each of the following criteria:
Role descriiption and education level required for the role.
Describe their views on how their role affects patient safety and improves the quality of patient care.
Describe the human factors faced in the role and other challenges.
Express insights gained from the interview.
Research and discuss the impact of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Patient Safety Indicators and The Joint Commission Patient Safety Goals in your clinical setting
. Describe how these governing agencies influence delivery of direct patient care.
Research, discuss, and identify the Technology Informatics Guiding Education Reform (TIGER) utilized in your clinical setting. Be sure to get the perspective of your selected informatics professional during your interview.
On a separate references page, cite all sources using APA format.

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Provide a discussion on the following questions. Each answer should be a minimum

Provide a discussion on the following questions. Each answer should be a minimum of 2 paragraphs; APA formatting is required.
1. How does Cara’s involvement with the criminal justice system influence her health? What about her 4-year-old daughter?
2. Choose a theory and apply it to explain Cara’s current situation.

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Is Nursing an Art or Science? 1. Use the article below and one new (within three

Is Nursing an Art or Science?
1. Use the article below and one new (within three years), peer-reviewed scholarly outside resource to briefly and clearly describe four characteristics of nursing that you consider to be included in the science of nursing and four characteristics of nursing that you consider to be included in the art of nursing.
2. Your paper must include at least one reference from this week’s learning resources(article) and one new, current (within three years), peer-reviewed scholarly source from the internet that is not listed in the course material. It should be 2-3 pages long in APA style. There should be an introduction, body, and conclusion.
3. Be sure to cite and reference using APA 7th Edition.
4. Writing is clear, objective, formal and professional, grammar, spelling, and punctuation are correct.
5. There is internal consistency among descriiptions of each characteristic; characteristics are accurately described and explained. (Descriiption of one does not contradict another).
Article; course material/ learning resources
Vega, H. & Hayes, K. (2019). Blending the art and science of nursing. Nursing, 40 (9), 62-63.
Vega and Hayes seek to help students and new nurses to understand why nursing is both an art and a science and discuss how to best balance the two aspects of nursing.

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Directions Using the data you collected from the Quality-of-Life Survey (QOL), w

Directions
Using the data you collected from the Quality-of-Life Survey (QOL), write a paper using the following guidelines.
Describe your applicant, including information about their age, gender, general health, and comfort level with the interview.
Analyze the QOL survey from your perspective.
Identify three areas of concern that you see involving risk.
Discuss what components of a successful aging theory applies to your participant.
Discuss how this person’s life aligns with qualities of health in the Blue Zones.
Collaborate with your participant in creating three measurable short-term and three measurable long-term goals that they feel are most important to improving their quality of life.
Compare initial concerns with end goals and describe the NP’s role in patient care.
Ensure that your paper is three to five pages, including the title and reference pages.
Write clearly and concisely and follow APA (7th edition) formatting for in-text citations.
Use at least three scholarly references, preferably from provider-based or NP-based journals.
Use the Quality of Life Survey Template (Word) Links to an external site.to organize your paper.
Review the Quality-of-Life Assignment lecture in Week 2 Lectures and the APA guidelines.

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I need my homework done and typed Important Info

I need my homework done and typed
Important Info

The order was placed through a short procedure (customer skipped some order details).
Please clarify some paper details before starting to work on the order.

Type of paper and subject
Number of sources and formatting style
Type of service (writing, rewriting, etc)

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Assignment: Create an 8-10 slide PowerPoint presentation (this count does not in

Assignment: Create an 8-10 slide PowerPoint presentation (this count does not include required title and references slides) on the following topic:
Topic: Health Care Systems
What are some reasons for studying health care systems abroad?
How do National Health Insurance and National Health Service systems compare with the health care system of the United States?
How do most countries with similar levels of per capita income differ from and resemble the United States with respect to cost, quality, and access to health care?
What can the United States learn from other Organizations for Economic Co-operation and Development countries about how to extend coverage while containing health care expenditures?
Guidelines:
Include a Title Slide
Approximately 8-10 slides addressing the topic and be sure to include the specified number of graphics with your presentation per the rubric.
Place a reference on each slide using APA format (just like you do with a paper).
Formatting PowerPoint Presentations in APA 7th ed.

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Assignment: Create an 8-10 slide PowerPoint presentation (this count does not in

Assignment: Create an 8-10 slide PowerPoint presentation (this count does not include required title and references slides) on the following topic:
Topic: Health Care Systems
What are some reasons for studying health care systems abroad?
How do National Health Insurance and National Health Service systems compare with the health care system of the United States?
How do most countries with similar levels of per capita income differ from and resemble the United States with respect to cost, quality, and access to health care?
What can the United States learn from other Organizations for Economic Co-operation and Development countries about how to extend coverage while containing health care expenditures?
Guidelines:
Include a Title Slide
Approximately 8-10 slides addressing the topic and be sure to include the specified number of graphics with your presentation per the rubric.
Place a reference on each slide using APA format (just like you do with a paper).
Formatting PowerPoint Presentations in APA 7th ed.

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APA format https://give.brighamandwomens.org/7-differences-between-men-and-women

APA format

2019 – 1908AGEMNL – 7 Differences between men and women


https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3362050/