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Learning Activity 7 Diagnostic tests for Abdul
The Emergency Department Physician assesses Abdul and orders
some diagnostic tests. Below is a list of what was ordered. This
learning activity is a self-assessment that gives you the
opportunity to explore the rationale for each diagnostic test in
relation to Adbul’s presenting complaint of fever and ruling
in/out of potential causes.
You may use a chart format and answer briefly, in point form.
You do not need to provide references.
Diagnostic tests
Rationale
Urine, sputum,
stool, wound
Culture and
Sensitivity.
CXR
12-lead ECG
ABG
VBG
Blood cultures
x 2
WBC with
differentials
Hemoglobin
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Urine, sputum,
stool, wound
Culture and
Sensitivity
Coags
(INR/PTT)
Troponin
Liver enzymes
(Bilirubin,
ALP, Albumin,
ALT, GGT)
Renal Profile
(Creatinine
and Urea,
Bicarb)
Electrolytes
Lactate
Glucose
C-reactive
protein

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Learning Activity 7 – Diagnostic tests for Abdul The Emergency Department Physician assesses Abdul and orders some diagnostic tests. Below is a list of what was ordered. This learning activity is a self-assessment that gives you the opportunity to explore the rationale for each diagnostic test in relation to Adbul’s presenting complaint of fever and ruling in/out of potential causes. You may use a chart format and answer briefly, in point form. You do not need to provide references. Diagnostic tests • Urine, sputum, stool, wound Culture and Sensitivity. • CXR • 12-lead ECG • ABG • VBG • Blood cultures x2 • WBC with differentials • Hemoglobin Rationale • Urine, sputum, stool, wound Culture and Sensitivity • Coags (INR/PTT) • Troponin • Liver enzymes (Bilirubin, ALP, Albumin, ALT, GGT) • Renal Profile (Creatinine and Urea, Bicarb) • Electrolytes • Lactate • • Glucose • • • C-reactive protein Name: Description: ...
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