George Smith, a 46 year old male admitted from the ER during the… George Smith, a 46 year old male admitted from the ER during the night with the diagnosis of syncopal (fainting) attack. Past history of HTN, CAD. Admitted to Telemetry (cardiac monitoring) for monitoring and workup. CT head negative, monitor?Normal Sinus Rhythm (NSR), labs WNL. Continuous IVF NSS 0.9% at 80ml/hr. Meds: Lisinopril, Cardizem, HCTZ daily, Tylenol prn pain. Scheduled for diagnostic tests in AM. VS BP150/85, negative orthostatic drop, pulse, 87 regular, respirations 20, temperature, 97.6°F, pulse ox 96% on 2L O2 via nasal cannula.   1. Identify items and their purpose in the care of a patient with syncope. ItemPurposeIV fluids  O2 Cannula  Cardiac MonitorRelevant Data Exercise:        Fill in the columns below:  Relevant Data from Report Data Missing Sources for Missing Data Data Requiring Follow Up . Diagnostic testsWhat diagnostic test results relevant to the patient’s current problem are needed to plan care? Diagnostic Tests Significance to This Patients ProblemCT Scan   CBCBMP-Glucose-Electrolytes-BUN-CreatinineUA   Health ScienceScienceNursing NURSING 121

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