Respiratory Cases III

61 yo female, recent knee replacement

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AL is a 61-year-old female who had a left knee replacement two days ago. Recently, she has begun to complain of sharp pain in her right chest along with shortness of breath. Her heart rate is 110, respiratory rate is 30, temperature is 98.7o F. SpO2 is 93% on room air. Nonproductive cough. Use the blood pressure and auscultation tabs to complete the exam.