TOPIC: Attention Deficit Disorder/Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Assignment Guidelines: Write this essay under the following sub headings
1. Introduction and description of the disease process.
2. Discuss the significance and impact of the disease across the life span (birth to death).
3. Analyze the pathophysiology of the condition
4. Discuss related history,
5. Clinical manifestations,
6. Physical findings specific to the disease process.
7. Perform a literature search of evidence-based approved medications in Canada used to treat or mitigate the disease process.
– Focus on three (3) common medications used in CANADA to treat or mitigate the disease process. Choose different classes of medications
– Explain pharmacological theory of medications used for the management of the related disease process.
– Explain pharmacological processes to managing/mitigating the pathophysiology of the related disease process.
– Do not discuss the dosing or treatment goals. Focus only on pharmacology of the medication
– pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics
8. Include a minimum of seven (7) scholarly resources published within the last five (5) years. At least 5 sources should be from CANADA. Can use ncbi and other related websites. No Wikipedia. Use peer review journals and textbooks
9. All technical writing and formatting are consistent with APA 7th edition. Point form is encouraged and allowed.
10. THE FOCUS IS PATHOPHYSIOLOGY AND MEDICAL LANGUAGE MUST BE USED
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• Marking rubric guidelines
1. Strong evidence of an outstanding to exceptional capacity to research, synthesize, and examine the pathophysiology of the selected condition.
2. Examine the pathophysiology and pathophysiological process leading to the clinical manifestation of the disease, related history and physical findings specific to the disease process across the lifespan are covered in detail at a nurse practitioner (NP) level. Demonstrates application of research/supporting evidence.
3. Strong evidence of an outstanding to exceptional capacity to research, synthesize, and explain the pharmacological theory of approved medications in Canada.
4. Examines current pharmacological theory (pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics) of three (3) approved medications in Canada commonly used for managing or mitigating the pathophysiology of the related disease process. Does not discuss dosing, prescribing or treatment goals. Demonstrates application of research/supporting evidence
5. Strong evidence of an outstanding to exceptional capacity to technically write at a graduate level
6. All technical writing and formatting are consistent with APA 7th edition. Point form is allowed. Consistent and appropriate language use that is unbiased. Slides are well organized. Slide limit is adhered to. A minimum of seven (7) scholarly resources published within the last five (5) years. Sources are consistent with evidence-based literature.

Any topic (Writer’s choice)