1.Compare and contrast the purpose and action of nonopiod, opiod, and adjuvant analgesics, sedatives, and hypnotics.
2.Why is it important for a medical assistant to understand nutrition
guidelines for people of all ages? Why are some diets for specific
illnesses? Discuss whether or not a well-rounded diet is good for all
patients. How do culture and ethnicity play a role in dietary intake?
Discuss how this area is important when providing dietary information to
3.Discuss the differences among anti-inflammatory and antirheumatic
medications. What are serious side effects and drug interactions of
4.Discuss the factors that may lead to cumulative effects in older adults
and their categories. Why are certain medications inappropriate for
5.Compare and contrast contraceptives.
Discuss the appropriate education that should be provided to patients that use contraceptive agents.