Group #2 is to complete the below Discussion Board Entry.
Group #1 is to read the entries from Group #2 members, and are to respond to one of the Group #2 student’s
responses with ‘value added’. (Do not just respond to your peer’s entry with a ‘good job’, ‘nice’, ‘I agree’, etc.)
Since you must post prior to viewing entries of your peers, for those students who are responding, so you may
view the entries of your peers, submit: I am in Group ____, and I will be responding to the entry of a peer.
Once you submit that information, you will be able to view the entries of your peers.
Group #2; Select one of the 4 topics below: (Those responding (Group 1) must respond to 1 of your
Why are infirm gerontologic patients considered to be at a particularly high risk for development of UTI, and
what steps can be taken to reduce this risk?
Girls younger than 5 years old have a high incidence of UTI. Why do you think this is true, and what steps can
be taken to reduce this risk?
The father of a child who has developed acute glomerulonephritis has asked you how the child’s sore throat
could have possibly harmed her kidneys. What do you tell the parent about the connection? Do parents have
any responsibility in the child developing this problem? If so, what was their responsibility and how could the
condition have been prevented?
You have a patient who is being admitted with nephrotic syndrome. What will be your priority assessments and
anticipated priority interventions?