Choose one of the congenital disorders discussed in your text book and create a concept map. You can easily create a concept map using the insert tab in Microsoft Word. Click on Shapes, and drag the shape you choose to your paper. Then right click to add text to your shape. You can go to the format tab by right clicking on your shape to add color, depth, and other special effects. Be sure to cite your concept map in APA format.

Be sure to cover these topics:

Pathophysiology Assessment findings Diagnostic tests – labs, x-rays etc. Focused assessment Medications, surgical procedures and other treatments Preventative measures, risk factors, or at risk groups What client teaching might a practical nurse reinforce under the guidance of the RN? Prognosis and long term outlook for the patient Support groups Resources (cited in APA format)