Essay-disorders of the GIT Inflammatory disorders of the bowel are common and serious disorders in the general population. The disease are classified into two main groups: Crohns Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. Task: Complete the readings on Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Compare and contrast Crohns Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. What are the common features and differences between these two diseases – what are the main diagnostic tests (100 Words) A 16 year old patient is admitted with her first presentation of acute exacerbation of Crohns Disease. In 100 words: 1.What questions and fears do you think she will have about the disorder and its progression? 2.What answers could you prepare for her questions? 3.What psychosocial implications are there that you could predict?
Acute Kidney Injury Acute Kidney disease is a serious complication of acute and traumatic presentations. Task: Read the following resources: Reading 1 Module 3 Consider a 25 year old patient with no significant medical history. he sustains a pelvic fracture after a fall and undergoes significant haemorrhage with hypovolaemic shock. He is admitted to the orthopaeedic ward after surgery. describe the following in 200 words:: 1.the pathophysiology of pre-renal AKI 2.the renal signs and symptoms you would be alert to in this patient in the hours after surgery and why they are important 3.a description of what laboratory investigations the surgical team should order and what two priority investigations would you monitor and how do these relate to AKI?