Dementia and depression
This is for an emt course. Since we cant have hands on training we are doing a paper in the point of view of a patient or emt. This is the rubric we were given. Rubric for patient assessment research paper:
2000-2500 words (APA or MLA format)
The guts of the paper:
A solid description of the disease, its process, how it makes the patient act/feel, medications the patient might be on. Vital signs that would be appropriate for this patient (have two or three prepared)
Answers for OPQRST, SAMPLE, AVPU, GCS, DCPA-BTLS (if appropriate)
Research Paper 3d Quarter
What is your topic?
Please write it here: dementia and depression
When is it due? April
Tell me about the paper.
How long should it be? 2000 to 2500
How many words?
How many pages? 6-10
Citations yes or no? Yes
What format? Pick one of the following Options
Option 1: APA
Option 2: MLA
What should be in the paper or power point?
A description of the disease process. How the patient would feel, act, the medications the patient might be on; vital signs that would be appropriate (Have two or three sets prepared: if you get better, if you get worse or if you have relatively no changes)
The presentation of your paper with yourself portraying the patient.
Have answers prepared for AVPU. OPQRST, GCS, DCAP-BTLS (if appropriate)