Question: for this week identify three patients on the unit you...
For this week, Identify three patients on the unit you are assigned on. One should have a primary diagnosis of major depressive disorder (MDD), the second should have a diagnosis of mania and the third should have a diagnosis of bipolar depression. Identify the differences in the symptoms presented by these patients.
1. List the symptoms these patients exhibited. What are the differences?
2. What are the differences and similarities in the medications prescribed for these individuals?
3. What nursing interventions will you give to these patients? is there a difference between the interventions you will give? Why?
4. Identify one nursing diagnosis you will formulate based on one of the symptoms for each of the diagnosis