pathophysiology module 3 fluid electrolytes hematologic system and cardiovascular system

Remember to submit your work following the file naming convention FirstInitial.LastName_M01.docx. For example, J.Smith_M01.docx. Remember that it is not necessary to manually type in the file extension; it will automatically append.

Start by reading and following these instructions:

1. Quickly skim the questions or assignment below and the assignment rubric to help you focus.

2. Read the required chapter(s) of the textbook and any additional recommended resources. Some answers may require you to do additional research on the Internet or in other reference sources. Choose your sources carefully.

3. Consider the discussion and the any insights you gained from it.

4. Create your Assignment submission and be sure to cite your sources, use APA style as required, check your spelling.


  1. Complete the weekly Discussion questions requirement.
  2. In a 1000-word APA essay – Complete all three of the following SherPath case studies: 1. Edema, 2. Pernicious Anemia, 3. Cardiovascular System – Atherosclerosis.

Videos to copy and paste

Notes from week 1

Please use the template provided

Make sure you have an intro paragraph that grabs your reader’s attention and introduces the topics in your paper

Make sure you have a conclusion paragraph that sums up all content

Try for 2 resources for this assignment. You can use your text as one. Make sure you are using scholarly resources. This means using .gov and .org. Please do not use .com or.nets. NEVER use wiki as a scholarly resource.

  • Assignments: Assignments for the class are found in the course and by using Sherpath. To find Sherpath, go to “Content” tab at the top, click on “Learning Resources”, then “Sherpath Resources”. Scroll down in Sherpath to find the textbook as an ebook, PowerPoints for review on material, the Case Studies for the papers, and quizzes. Toggle through the weeks in the upper right corner.
    • The assignment this week is an APA paper. This means you must have a title page with running head and page #s (see template attached for proper organization, format, headings), an introduction, and Conclusion section are required, as well as using sources cited in the text and listed in an APA Reference page. The essay should be in Times New Roman 12-point font and double spaced. You should also use headings for each of the questions that are bold and centered.

Also, note the requirements for this week:

  • Minimum 1000 words in length
  • Minimum of one (1) scholarly resource (feel free to use your textbook)
  • Submit your assignment in a .doc format
    • If you do not have the ability to submit in a .doc format a .pdf format is fine
  • Please be sure to review the grading rubric.
    • To find the rubric navigate to Content -> Module 3 -> Module 3: Assignment Upload. Scroll down, and you will find the rubric on the bottom right of this page.