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Hypotension: A Case Study

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A review of her medical records indicates that she has a fall in her kitchen 2 weeks ago. She is dot sustained any fracture, but sustained ecchymosis to left shoulder and left upper back. She continue to suffers from Parkinson which is chronic, HTN-stable, Hypotension-chronic, occurs daily in the AM, depression which is stable. At today's visit, she is accompanied by her husband. She is awake, alert and oriented. The husband reports that she has a fall 2 weeks ago while in the kitchen unwitnessed. She has ecchymosis to left shoulder and left upper back. She is getting physical therapy from home health agency for her falls and weakness. The husband reports that she has daily hypotension in the morning. He gives her midodrine 5 mg for her low
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