Your Perfect Assignment is Just a Click Away

We Write Custom Academic Papers

100% Original, Plagiarism Free, Customized to your instructions!


Cardiac questions

Cardiac questions


For this week, please answer all the below. Please state which antihypertensive (if any) you would prescribe each patient. Please state a specific medication, dosage and frequency for each, along with a sentence or two rationale.

A. 200 lb 65 yo male who is already on max dose Zestoretic (lisinopril/HCTZ). Brings in home BP log, which shows average of 160/92. Last GFR of 60. Hepatic enzymes fine. Comorbidities: chronic headaches – stress induced. (1 point)

B. A newly-diagnosed type 2 diabetic. 43 yo female. Smoker. Asthmatic. BP’s consistently 140s/90s. GFR of 80 and hepatic enzymes mildly elevated. (1 point)

C. 37 yo male. BP’s are well-controlled on 20 mg of lisinopril, however, he has developed a dry cough since starting this medication. Feels there is a correlation. (1 point)

D. 45 yo African American. BPs 150s/90s. Also suffers from gout. (1 point)

E. 78 yo male currently on ACE inhibitor and beta blocker for congestive heart failure, stage 3. Has chronic pitting ankle edema. Last potassium high-end normal. Last GFR of 40. Hepatic enzymes mildly elevated. (1 point)

F. 27 yo male. BPs 150s/90s. No significant comorbidities. (1 point)

G. You inherit a male, 55-year-old, diabetic patient with comorbid obesity, cigarette use and diabetes mellitus. His recent low density lipoprotein (LDL) is 150 mg/dL. Using the guidelines of the American Heart Association mentioned in your lecture, what is your prescribed treatment plan for this patient to lower his LDL (provide a specific medication and dose, please)? (1 point)

He calls in two weeks stating he has developed myalgias since starting the medication. What do you do for this patient? (1 point)

Our Service Charter

1. Professional & Expert Writers: Studymonk only hires the best. Our writers are specially selected and recruited, after which they undergo further training to perfect their skills for specialization purposes. Moreover, our writers are holders of masters and Ph.D. degrees. They have impressive academic records, besides being native English speakers.

2. Top Quality Papers: Our customers are always guaranteed papers that exceed their expectations. All our writers have +5 years of experience. This implies that all papers are written by individuals who are experts in their fields. In addition, the quality team reviews all the papers before sending them to the customers.

3. Plagiarism-Free Papers: All papers provided by Studymonk are written from scratch. Appropriate referencing and citation of key information are followed. Plagiarism checkers are used by the Quality assurance team and our editors just to double-check that there are no instances of plagiarism.

4. Timely Delivery: Time wasted is equivalent to a failed dedication and commitment. Studymonk is known for timely delivery of any pending customer orders. Customers are well informed of the progress of their papers to ensure they keep track of what the writer is providing before the final draft is sent for grading.

5. Affordable Prices: Our prices are fairly structured to fit all groups. Any customer willing to place their assignments with us can do so at very affordable prices. In addition, our customers enjoy regular discounts and bonuses.

6. 24/7 Customer Support: At Studymonk, we have put in place a team of experts who answer all customer inquiries promptly. The best part is the ever-availability of the team. Customers can make inquiries anytime.