Evaluate pathophysiologic alterations that affect the integumentary and musculoskeletal systems.
Rasmussen University – NUR2063: Essentials of Pathophysiology
Title of Assignment:
Module 03 Written Assignment – Musculoskeletal Disorders
Purpose of Assignment:
The purpose of this assignment is to identify and analyze a musculoskeletal system disorder to process the possible manifestations of a selected disorder. The concept map will help you identify the pathophysiology of the musculoskeletal system disorder.
· Evaluate pathophysiologic alterations that affect the integumentary and musculoskeletal systems.
Prepare a concept map for a musculoskeletal disorder from your readings. Use the included template to outline the system disorder including the pathophysiology, etiology, clinical manifestations, and treatment.
· Use at least one scholarly source to support your findings. Examples of scholarly sources include academic journals, textbooks, reference texts, and CINAHL nursing guides.
· Be sure to cite your sources in-text and on a references page using APA format.
You can find useful reference materials for this assignment in the School of Nursing guide:
Have questions about APA? Visit the online APA guide: https://guides.rasmussen.edu/apa