You have a newly diagnosed, type 2 diabetic, 16-year-old female in your clinic. The patient is the goalie of her high school soccer team. Her BMI is 37.
- Your treatment plan for the new diagnosis of type 2 diabetes â€“ structure your plan using the format outlined in the SOAP note assignment instructions (e.g. diagnostics, therapeutics, educational, consultation/collaboration)
Therapeutics: pharmacologic interventions, if any â€“ new or revisions to existing; include considerations for OTC agents (pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic/alternative); [optional – any other therapies in lieu of pharmacologic intervention]
Educational: health information clients need in order to address their presenting problem(s); health information in support of any of the â€˜therapeuticsâ€™ identified above; information about follow-up care where appropriate; provision of anticipatory guidance and counseling during the context of the office visit
Consultation/Collaboration: if appropriate – collaborative â€˜Advanced Care Planningâ€™ with the patient/patientâ€™s care giver; if appropriate -placing the patient in a Transitional Care Model for appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic care; if appropriate â€“ consult with or referral to another provider while the patient is still in the office; Identification of any future referral you would consider making
- Citations for each of the evidence-based practice (EBP) interventions included in your plan
- For each article, you cited in support of an element of the plan, provide your thoughts about the strength of the evidence presented in the article(s)