As a Masters prepared nurse, you are responsible for knowing basic health screenings for various populations, Read the required readings and refer to the course resources. Choose the young, middle or older adult population. Address the preventive health screenings for one of these subsections of the adult population based on age and sex. Include adult immunization recommendations for that adult age group. Finally hone in on one screening recommendation you included, addressing specific statistics and risks within the chosen age group, that support the recommendation of the preventive screening.
No more than one page
Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span 8th (2014) Edelman, Kudzma and Mandle
Chapter 22: â€œYoung Adultâ€
Chapter 23: â€œMiddle- Aged Adultâ€œ
Chapter 24: â€œOlder Adultâ€
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