Questions: 20 | Attempts: 139 | Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
Your are working with a nurse at Med-Surg floor. The nurse just received a report from E.R. about a patient who will be transferred to your floor. You asked your nurse to tell you a little bit about the patient. She replied: He is a 74 years old male, came with mild shortness of breathe (SOB). He is alert, awake, with +3 edema in the ankles bilaterally. His vital signs in ER are: BP 156/34, pulse, 92, Temp, 98.1 F, respiration 28, SpO2 93% at nasal cannula 3 L/min. Based on these information, which of the following is most likely the medical diagnosis of this patient? What is your best guess?