Imagine you are an NP working in a family practice setting. Your patient is a 26-year-old female who comes in today complaining of cough, fatigue, and chest pain. Vital signs are all within normal limits. She has been sick for 3 weeks and anxious to get back to work. She is requesting antibiotics. As her NP, you believe she has viral bronchitis. Your treatment plan consists of symptomatic management and no antibiotics.
Read the case study and document the following on the worksheet:
- Use the PICOT method to develop a searchable question.
- Identify one scholarly article to support your recommendation, and include the hyperlink to the article in your worksheet.
- Develop a treatment plan incorporating the evidence to discuss with your patient.
Submit your completed worksheet including a hyperlink to your article to the Case Study and PICOT Question