KeithRN’s Clinical Reasoning Case Studies
All KeithRN Clinical Reasoning Case Studies (CRCS) have now been completely revised with new scenarios, clinical data, and an interactive format and are unlike any case study in the marketplace. They provide a written narrative of an authentic patient scenario and simulate clinical realities with data that unfolds in multiple stages – just like a nurse encounters in practice.
The case studies deliver a consistent framework of open-ended questions with rationale so students can practice clinical decision-making and faculty can evaluate student thinking with any patient care scenario.
The three complementary levels of KeithRN CRCS (NextGen-Skinny-Unfolding Reasoning) integrate the four clinical reasoning processes of noticing, interpreting, responding, and reflecting of Tanner’s Clinical Judgment Model (CJM).
Marge Johnson is a 72-year-old female with a history of COPD who has had a productive cough of green phlegm that started four days ago. Though she has had intermittent chills, she had a fever of 102.0 F/38.9 C last night.
She has had more difficulty breathing during the night and has been using her albuterol inhaler every 1-2 hours with no improvement, so she called 9-1-1 and was brought to the emergency department (ED), where you are the nurse responsible for her care…
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