Discuss the pathophysiology of COPD with a focus on Nancy’s predominate disease. Include the pathophysiology of Nancy’s current clinical manifestations of her COPD.

This section should have its own Introduction, Conclusion and reference list with the APA style guide using your prescribed texts and at least 15 peer-reviewed sources.

PART B 1500 words

Discuss the pharmacological management that Nancy is receiving for her COPD including the pharmacodynamics of these medications. Link your discussion to the relevant pathophysiology of the condition.

Discuss the ongoing care plan for Nancy including the ongoing management for further exacerbations. You should include:

(a) Nursing care & activities

(b) Ongoing assessment

(c) The functions of the interdisciplinary team members that could aid in Nancy’s care

(d) Education