A 46-year-old, 230lb woman with a family history of breast cancer. She is up to date…

A 46-year-old, 230lb woman with a family
history of breast cancer. She is up to date on yearly mammograms.
She has a history of HTN. She complains of hot flushing, night
sweats, and genitourinary symptoms. She had felt well until 1 month
ago and she presented to her gynecologist for her annual gyn
examination and to discuss her symptoms. She has a history of ASCUS
about 5 years ago on her pap, other than that, Pap smears have been
normal. Home medications are Norvasc 10mg qd and HCTZ 25mg qd. Her
BP today is 150/90. She has regular monthly menstrual cycles. Her
LMP was 1 month ago.
Post a brief description of your patient’s
health needs from the patient case study you assigned. Be specific.
Then, explain the type of treatment regimen you would recommend for
treating your patient, including the choice or pharmacotherapeutics
you would recommend and explain why. Be sure to justify your
response. Explain a patient education strategy you might recommend
for assisting your patient with the management of their health
needs. Be specific and provide examples.