HCA 240 Week 6 Appendix D - Kidney Failure (All Questions Answered) - 23363

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Read each scenario and write a 25- to 50-word
answer for each question following the scenarios. Use at least one reference per scenario and format your sources consistent
with APA guidelines.



 



Scenario A



 



Acute
renal failure: Ms. Jones, a 68-year-old
female, underwent open-heart surgery to replace several blocked vessels in her
heart. On her first day postoperatively, it was noted that she had very little
urine output.



 



  1. What
    is happening to Ms. Jones’s kidneys, and why is it causing the observed
    symptom?



 



 



  1. What
    other symptoms and signs might occur?



 



 



  1. What
    is causing Ms. Jones’s kidney disease?



 



 



  1. What
    are possible treatment options, and what is the prognosis?



 



 



Scenario B



 



Chronic
renal failure: Mr. Hodges, a 73-year-old man, has had congestive
heart failure for the past 5 years. His doctor has told him that his heart is
not functioning well, needing more and more medicine to maintain circulatory
function. He has noticed that he is not urinating more than once a day.



 



  1. Why
    is the condition of Mr. Hodges’s kidneys affecting the rest of his body?



 



 



  1. As
    his chronic renal failure worsens, what other symptoms and signs might occur in
    his respiratory, digestive, nervous, and urinary systems?



 



 



  1. What
    is causing Mr. Hodges’s kidney disease?



 



 



  1. What
    are possible treatment options, and what is the prognosis?
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