PRN0120C Library Assignment

Medical-Surgical Nursing

Library Assignment

Access Southeastern Library online http://www.southeasternlibrary.com to locate resources

for this activity. Research the topic using a minimum of three (3) recent peer-review nursing

journal articles. Where possible include at least one (1) which is evidenced-based.



Atrial Fibrillation – Marcia Campbell Prostate Cancer – Berline R. Perard

Myasthenia Gravis – Monique K. Channer Hodgkin’s Lymphoma – Kayla Sanchez

Congestive Heart Failure – Monique Dominguez COPD – Monica Scott

Muscular Dystrophy – Jerkeria A. Durham Diverticulitis – Stephanie Stewart

Multiple Sclerosis – Yeredys Estevez Sickle Cell – Josephina Taveras

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus – Sandra P. Jean Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) –

Lurline R. Thomas

Leukemia – Britney Parke

The Research Paper


For maximum points include the following sections for research paper:

1. Introduction or overview of the topic

2. History and statistics related to the topic

3. Significance of health issues

4. Role of the nurse

5. Relevance to nursing practice

6. Conclusion

See attached rubrics for grading. Attach a copy of this outline and rubrics to your paper. It

should be between 750 – 1000 (change as required) words, at least 750 words, double

spaced, APA format. The article should be attached. Also, upload the assignment via

blackboard. When quoting or paraphrasing the article, include in-text citation and attach a

reference page with the articles listed (APA format). For resources on APA stlye, you may

use the website https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01

Please print out and attach the articles, higlighting any areas that you paraphrased or

quoted. Paper and Powerpoint is to be submittted via blackboard and a hard copy to be

hand delivered to instructor. Late submissions will be subject to 10 points deducted per

day. Assignment is due on 05/10/2021 (Week 9).



PRN0120C Library Assignment

The PowerPoint Presentation


The PowerPoint Presentation is on the disease you wrote your paper on

For maximum points, include the following slides:

1. Introductory slide and a reference slide

2. Disease and definitiion of disease

3. Pathophysiology

4. Etiology

5. Two (2) Diagnostic test and explain them

6. Treatments

7. Outcomes

8. 2 NANDA nursing diagnosis (patient problem) 1 actual and 1 risk diagnosis (patient


9. A goal and outcome for each (the one acutal and the one risk dignosis (patient


10. 1 nursing intervention for each and the rational for each.

Please print out your powerpoint and submit it with your paper


This must be submitted at a minimum of 75% proficiency to meet the passign requirements

of the course. Please see the School Catalog regarding plagiarism.