Introduce the health issue and discuss the interventions necessary to prevent the issue and promote health.

Week 8 Global Health Risk Paper 

  Choose a global health issue. For this assignment, you will introduce the health issue and discuss the interventions necessary to prevent the issue and promote health.

Some topics to consider may include:

  • Anthrax 
  • Bioterrorism 
  • Cholera 
  • Clostridium botulinum infection 
  • Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus 
  • Ebola virus disease  
  • Escherichia coli 
  • Human immunodeficiency virus disease
     
  • Malaria
     
  • Plague
     
  • Severe respiratory distress syndrome
     
  • Small pox
     
  • Suicide
     
  • Tuberculosis
     
  • Vancomycin-resistant enterococcus infection
     
  • West Nile virus 

Include the following in your paper:

  • Introduction/overview of the health issue and the prevalence in the United States and worldwide
     
  • Contributing factors
     
  • Prevention strategies
     
  • Signs and symptoms
     
  • Diagnostic tests (if applicable)
     
  • Advanced practice nursing role and management strategies
     
  • Medical/pharmacological management (if applicable)

     
  • Follow-up care
     
  • Conclusion
     

Write a 3–4 page paper following APA format. You must include 2–3 scholarly sources in your citations and references. 

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