Genogram

Genogram

Section 2

This section has a family medical history as stated by the patient. She narrates that her mother who was a single parent died ten years ago. She has no information on the medical history of the grandparents. The mother had chest problems and would cough frequently without seize. She had medication from many hospitals but there was no improvement. She said that she has a brother with one daughter. The brother has had no medical problems, but his daughter has had asthma. She also said that she has a daughter who is healthy with no medical complications.

References

Irwin, Richard S., and J., Mark Madison, (2009). The diagnosis and treatment of cough. New Zealand journal of medicine, 343.

Fuller, R., W., & Jackson, D., M., (2009). Physiology and treatment of cough. Thorax, 45 (6), 425.