Frank Freeman

81 y old male

 

PC       diarrhoea

HPC    started 2 days ago

watery, about 10 times per day

no vomiting

also other people in nursing home affected

 

PMH    Alzheimer's disease

ischaemic heart disease (IHD)

myocardial infarction (MI) 2008

shortness of breath on exertion

dizziness in the morning

urinary frequency and dribbling

 

SH       nursing home resident

retired gardener

completely dependent in activities of daily living (ADLs)

no close relatives

non-smoker

no alcohol

 

DH       aspirin

beta- blocker

neuroleptic

no known drug allergies (NKDA)

 

FH       sister - died of myocardial infarction (MI)