These case studies are from Student Nurse Journey Nursing Resource Guide


             “Mr. X is an elderly bedridden patient who suffered a fall after, an episode of confusion.  He has an indwelling foley catheter, continuous tube feeds via gastric tube and O2 running @ 2L/min via nasal cannula.”

             “Mrs. Y has been discharged home after a mastectomy.  Her wound has become infected and the district nurse is visiting daily to change her dressings.”


             “Miss Z has smoked for 20 years, is overweight and is now on antihypertensive medication.  She takes her medication as prescribed, has joined a smoking cessation group and is following a healthy, more balanced diet to aid her weight loss.”