Case Study: Mr Attard is a 70-year-old widowed active business man…

Question Answered step-by-step Case Study: Mr Attard is a 70-year-old widowed active business man… Case Study: Mr Attard is a 70-year-old widowed active business man who has been admitted to your ward in Mater Dei Hospital accompanied by his partner Joseph and his only daughter Alexia. On admission to the accident and emergency department, Mr. Attard presented himself with right sided paralysis and difficulty with his speech. After the necessary investigations were carried out, it was concluded that Mr. Attard had suffered a Cerebro-Vascular Accident (CVA) (Stroke). On assessment in the ward, the nurses note that apart from the right sided paralysis and difficulty with his speech, Mr. Attard is incontinent both of urine and faeces.  At the moment Mr.Attard is able to walk with the help of two people and is unable to independently carry out most of the activities of living. The nurses feel tension around Joseph and Alexia.   Question. Formulate a detailed care plan of Mr Attard’s Nutritional needs. The care plan should follow the nursing process: Assessment, Diagnosis/Problem identification, implementation of care and evaluation. Your work needs to be rationalised with evidence-based literature. You are expected to implement a comprehensive person-centred approach in your care plan.   Health Science Science Nursing NUR 2217 Share QuestionEmailCopy link Comments (0)