Health Promotion Case Study
The purpose of this Assignment is for you to gain an understanding of health promotion, screening, diagnosis, and management of common women’s health acute and chronic illnesses and to compare and contrast common versus nontraditional treatment modalities.
Directions – References 5 years or less.
Select one acute and one chronic women’s health issue (e.g., urinary tract infection and osteoporosis).
Describe and outline the issue, prevalence, and significance.
Describe health promotion and screening for each issue.
Outline diagnostic tests or laboratories needed for each issue.
List and describe common treatment or management modalities for each issue.
Discuss patient education and follow up that is needed for each issue.
Identify health screening and promotion needs for women across the lifespan specific to the chronic illness.
For each selected issue, compare and contrast traditional versus nontraditional treatment options.