What are the behaviors that put each of these cohorts – adolescents, college students, and adults – at greatest risk like alcohol, sex, lies, and how does a person’s environment impact these behaviors? Please use the social-ecological model to discuss the environment
Discuss the following factors (when relevant) and how they impact women of Ghana with HIV/AIDS. 1. Environmental factors of water and food insecurity 2. Lack of sanitation 3. War/conflict 4. Globalization 5. Climate change 6. Access to health care and services
Managing a Patient with a hip fracture An 87 year old female is admitted to the hospital with a diagnosis of a hip fracture secondary to a fall in her home. What clinical manifestations would you expect to see when assessing this patient? 1. What would be three nursing management considerations for this patient pre-operatively? 2. What would be three nursing management considerations post-surgical repair? 3. What would your peripheral neurovascular assessment of the lower extremity include? 4. Are there any positioning considerations, if so what are they?
What are some effects of children being obese? What are some ways that society, schools or parents can try to decrease the number of children being obese? You might also comment on whether it is really the job of society to decrease the obesity of children.
Assume a population of 1,000 people of when 15 are sick with a certain disease, 12 of the 15 die from this disease. Calculate the mortality rate from the disease. Supposed you’re talking to a 5 year old. Explain difference between prevalence and incidence. Active surveillance is usually more accurate than passive surveillance. True False In 2006 there were 5,600 deaths due to cancer in a certain community of individuals aged 40-65 years. The community has a population of 45,000. The expected number of deaths in the community, based on age-specific death rates for cancer was 6,700 during 2006. What […]
Two technologists are working together preparing for a shoulder arthrogram. Myra, RT, is the sterile eprson and Dwayne, RT is assisting Myra as needed. During the set up the sterile pack and field, Dwayne notices that Myra has contaminated the sterile field with her scrub top. Dwayne brings the break in the sterile field to Myra’s attention immediately. Myra responded by stating that the contamination was only along the top parameter of the field and would not interfere with the business portion of the sterile field. a) What are Myra and Dwayne’s responsibilities? b) How should Dwayne handle Myra’s lack […]
You have prepared a press release, drafted content for a targeted message, and engaged in radio interview in which you communicated public health content on a sensitive public health topic. Describe the importance of cultural competence in such communications.