Read one of the recommended evidence-based practice academic articles provided at the end of the Carolyn Cross case, or locate an academic article from the that relates to the conditions presented in the Carolyn Cross case to improve your clinical skills.
“Breast Cancer Early Detection and Diagnosis” at
Write a 500-word summary of the article as it relates to your patient encounter with Carolyn Cross.
Include the following in your summary:
Rationale for the questions you asked during the history examination
Rationale for the physical exam that was conducted on the patient
Summary of what the article was trying to validate
Critique of your overall case evaluation (now that the diagnosis has been revealed) and examination of areas of opportunity identified in the article to improve your clinical skills