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August 28, 2019

The heart and lungs work hand-in-hand to supply the body with blood and oxygen for breathing.

The heart and lungs work hand-in-hand to supply the body with blood and oxygen for breathing. In many cases, a disease of one can affect the other. The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, a division of the National Institute of Health (NIH) is an organization that provides research information on conditions of the heart and lungs, plus blood diseases, and training and education programs for prevention. Take a moment to review the website. Scroll down the page and find the header “HEALTH TOPICS.” Click “SEE ALL HEALTH TOPICS.” Take a moment to review the website. What are your thoughts […]
August 28, 2019

Discuss how you would deal with the health risks that are posed by the food additives ( preservatives) that are present in many processed foods.

Discuss how you would deal with the health risks that are posed by the food additives ( preservatives) that are present in many processed foods.
August 28, 2019

Your state has requested that your practice become a partner in their Emergency Medical Response Teams program.

Your state has requested that your practice become a partner in their Emergency Medical Response Teams program. They have requested you provide an action plan for an Anthrax breakout where the state would supply your practice with the anthrax vaccine. Discuss your strategy for: patient care, staffing, and security. 2.Taking into consideration resources, staffing, and scheduling what is the most efficient workflow for a primary care practice?
August 28, 2019

A patient is admitted to the unit.

A patient is admitted to the unit. He is a diabetic on chronic hemodialysis. He has an Arteriovenous (A-V) graft, which is annulated each time he undergoes dialysis treatments. You notice an area on his graft arm that is red and warm to the touch. He states that he has had this on his arm for several weeks. He asked the dialysis staff about the area, but they told him to apply warm compresses to the site. The staff at the dialysis center continues to use the graft, but they are careful to avoid the area when they cannulate for […]
August 28, 2019

Identify a research or evidence-based article that focuses comprehensively on a specific intervention or new diagnostic tool for the treatment of diabetes in adults or children.

Identify a research or evidence-based article that focuses comprehensively on a specific intervention or new diagnostic tool for the treatment of diabetes in adults or children. I am not sure what they want? My professor does not answer questions. I have though of a new insulin pump? Using telehealth? Not one that has been used before. I need to know by tomorrow. Gretchen
August 29, 2019

Your state has requested that your practice become a partner in their Emergency Medical Response Teams program.

Your state has requested that your practice become a partner in their Emergency Medical Response Teams program. They have requested you provide an action plan for an Anthrax breakout where the state would supply your practice with the anthrax vaccine. Discuss your strategy for: patient care, staffing, and security. 2.Taking into consideration resources, staffing, and scheduling what is the most efficient workflow for a primary care practice?
August 29, 2019

Chromosomal Mutations Gene mutations can occur spontaneously or could be induced by exposure to chemicals or radiations.

Chromosomal Mutations Gene mutations can occur spontaneously or could be induced by exposure to chemicals or radiations. Mutations are of various types, ranging from point mutations to expanding repeats. Each mutation is classified by the way it alters the DNA. Types of Mutation A sentence made of three-letter words can provide an analogy to the effect of mutations on a gene’s DNA sequence. Normal THE ONE BIG FLY HAD ONE RED EYE Missense THE ONE BIG FLY HAD ONE RED EYE Nonsense THE ONE BIG Frameshift THE ONE QBI GFL YHA DON ERE DEY Deletion THE ONE BIG HAD ONE […]
August 29, 2019

Compare and contrast the health care system in the United States to a single-payer system.

Compare and contrast the health care system in the United States to a single-payer system.
August 29, 2019

The patient had a tremendous pain in the infusion site and he is also receiving fluids intravenously, the symptoms like tenderness, erythemawarmth is continuously developing.

The patient had a tremendous pain in the infusion site and he is also receiving fluids intravenously, the symptoms like tenderness, erythemawarmth is continuously developing. Which conditions the physician will suspect?
August 29, 2019

A 70 year-old patient has experienced a devastating stroke and is comatose in the intensive care unit on a ventilator.

A 70 year-old patient has experienced a devastating stroke and is comatose in the intensive care unit on a ventilator. A family meeting was held. The hospital physician explained the irreversible damage to the brain, and discussed end of life care and withdrawal of life support. Family members acknowledge understanding and return to the patient’s room. As the RN was preparing to enter the room a family member is overheard to say, “Mom always said she didn’t want to be attached to a bunch of machines.” Another family member replies, “Don’t tell anyone she signed forms on the last admission, […]