Hyperlipidemia / Pharmacology
The purpose of this assignment is to provide an opportunity to review an area of interest and apply the concepts you have learned in this course to a patient
situation. In clinical decision making, you must combine knowledge and evidence to make a good decision. Using critical thinking and reading skills, you will meet
multiple objectives for this assignment.
Synthesize relevant information, including research related to the diagnosis and treatment of the selected disorder.
Recognize the assumptions inherent in the current literature and identify any unstated or missing information.
Develop and justify various approaches to the stated problem, including nonpharmacological and pharmacological treatment.
Clearly articulate at least two approaches to the treatment of the condition.
Defend the choice of the treatment option. This must include a reflection on the availability of peer-reviewed information and your analysis of the credibility of that
Create a plan for follow-up and referral if needed.
Submit your answers in a Microsoft Word document. Include peer-reviewed references in APA format.