Case Studies. Case 1 The doctor asks you to obtain a urine culture…

Question Answered step-by-step Case Studies. Case 1 The doctor asks you to obtain a urine culture… Case Studies. Case 1The doctor asks you to obtain a urine culture specimen from a patient. As you explain the procedure to the patient, he tells you that  he is currently taking antibiotics that were prescribed by a doctor he visited for the same ailment while out of town on business. Should oyu have the patient collect the specimen? If not, what should you do? Case 2You forgot to break the vial in the CULTURETTE before you sent it out to the lab. The lab rejected the specimen. Case 3While you are collecting a throat specimen, the patient gags and accidently touches the swab with her tongue. What should you do? Why? Case 4The physician takes scrapings from a patient’s arm. He tells you he wants to perform a direct examination of the scrapings for the presence of fungus. What type of preparation should you do? Health Science Science Nursing MAST 1060 Share QuestionEmailCopy link Comments (0)