A medication review of a 74-year-old lady admitted onto the gastroenterology ward
You are the FY1 working on the gastroenterology ward.
Your next patient is a 74 year-old-lady, Mrs Martha Abbott, you have been asked to review her bloods which have just come back, amend and/or add treatments to her drug chart as necessary and explain the changes to the patient.
Mrs Abbott was admitted 2 days ago with abdominal pain, she was off her legs', since her admission she has had 2 bouts of vomiting -- likely food poisoning. She is struggling to drink enough fluids. She is being kept in hospital until she is medically fit for discharge.
You are NOT required to take a history.
Station Time: 5 minutes
Please use the BNF (https://bnf.nice.org.uk/) where appropriate.
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