Nursing Health Priorities


Using current literature, discuss the pathophysiology and management of Chronic Renal Failure with specific reference to Mr Goodpasture’s clinical presentation.

  1. Explain the relationship of Mr Goodpasture’s presentation (i.e. his signs and symptoms and pathology results) and the pathophysiology of his kidney disease, including discussion of end stage kidney disease.
  2. Describe the relationship between Mr Goodpasture’s kidney disease and his medical history history.
  3. Describe the management of end?stage kidney disease. Compare and contrast the risks and psychosocial implications associated with two management options.