Sepsis in the Emergency Department: Improvements
Sepsis remains one of the most deadly diseases in the country. According to the literature, a majority of sepsis cases filter though the Emergency department. The diagnosis and treatment of sepsis are complex and the barriers to improving these things … Continued
Cannabis
How is Cannabis used in the medical field and should it be legalized for recreational purposes as well as medical use? Medical marijuana has been used for many years in the medical field. According to AAMC, adjunctive therapy with cannabis … Continued
Radiation Therapist
Radiation Therapy Program Ever since I was a child, I wanted to become a nurse. My father was always in and out of the hospital as a result of diabetes. One of my earliest memories is of him telling me … Continued
Infectious Diseases among Inmate Populations
Contemporary Issues-Infectious Diseases among Inmate Populations DeAnna Huey University of Phoenix Contemporary Issues-Infectious Diseases among Inmate Populations Infectious disease is any disease that is able to spread among our public and contained population, thus being called infectious. An infectious disease … Continued
Becoming a Medical Billing Specialist
Becoming a Medical Billing Specialist Keisha Marselis SLS 1105-65 Strategies for Success March 20, 2010 I love working with people and on computers. So I looked for a career where I can do both. Deciding to become a Medical Billing … Continued
Health Care Socialization
The socialization of caregivers is never ending. This is a very important area in patient- caregiver relationships. Throughout medical school students spend most of their time concentrating on the scientific aspects of healthcare with very little focus on patient’s emotions, … Continued
Merck & Co. Case
The summary is based on the article in Vol. I and does not include the extra readings given by the professor) This case is a classic example of enterprises trying to balance their business of increasing profits and expected social … Continued
Why I Want to Be an Ota
When I was seven my papaw had a stroke. He stayed in the hospital a few weeks and when he came home he had a new bed and bars in the bathroom. Michael started coming to papaw’s not long after … Continued
Dark Side of Science: Reichsf
And out of respect for human life, I would remove a gangrenous appendix from a diseased body. The Jew is the gangrenous appendix in the body of mankind. “(Lifton 12) Reichsfјhre Josef Mengle was known as the “Angel of Death”. … Continued
Health and Healing at Your Fingertips
Throw out the bottles and boxes of drugs in your house. A new theory suggests that medicine could be bad for your health, which should at least come as good news to people who cannot afford to buy expensive medicine. … Continued
Role of the Doctor
A strong grounding in relevant science and in clinical practice as well as providing opportunities to develop an appreciation for research. Doctors must have the ability to assimilate new knowledge critically, have strong intellectual skills and grasp of scientific principles … Continued
America’s Health Care vs. Canada’s Health Care
expenses. A total of 16 percent Americans are uninsured when added with the underinsured, there is a total of 40 percent of Americans with inadequate access to health care. Being that so many people are underinsured or simply uninsured, many … Continued
Cultural Views on Health
Health beliefs and cultural practices are an essential part of todays multicultural society. It is beneficial for medical providers to be aware of the perspectives of different cultures. Minorities suffer from receiving proper health care because of lack of Jobs, … Continued
What Are Your Career Goals
Higher National Diploma in Biomedical Science leading to BSc(Hons) Biomedical Science Degree Biomedical Science is the application of biology – based science for medical use. It will allow you to learn the human body at the whole body, organ, tissue, … Continued
Testing the Health of Seed
Testing the health of seeds stored under various conditions helps in diagnosing the kinds of pathogens that affect seeds, from this, an informed decision can be made on how to treat such pathogens by choosing the most appropriate condition for … Continued
Medical Billing and Coding
What is Medical Coding? In short, a Coder is someone who has a thorough understanding of the ICD-9 codes, Modifiers, and CPT codes and uses this knowledge to ensure the proper application. Coders most often review the work of the … Continued
Arogya Bharat
Arogya, meaning “whole health” in Sanskrit, is devoted to the mission of creating balanced healthy living within our modern-day society. Since its inception in 2000, Arogya has not only provided a wellspring for alternative and integrative healing, but continues to … Continued
Japanese Medical Beliefs
Japanese Medical Beliefs Medicine is all around us. It comes in all forms and all types of beliefs. Each person has their own beliefs on what medicine can do to or for the body. No matter what country one visits, … Continued
Analysis on Footbinding by Patricia Beer
The title of the poem firstly brings to the mind the idea of traditional Chinese practice of binding the feet of young Chinese girls. As such this is closely associated with immense suffering tortune and pain. This is carries outnumber … Continued
Soap Notes
This patient with history of Aids status post newmosotisis kerantina ammonia. Hairpes esogasutisis perrectual herpes and cmv hepatisis. Is seen today for the first time in four an half months. The patient indicates that mid November he stopped all his … Continued
Expository
Reiki: An Alternative Healing Modality Axia College Expository Essays Reiki: An Alternative Healing Modality Reiki is a method of healing, with the power to harmonize the physical, emotional, and spiritual aspects of ourselves. Many cultures from Tibetans to Greeks possessed … Continued
Health Promotion
Health Promotion Identify and describe a public health initiative in your area and ways in which the LAS could potentially link in with this. What is Health Promotion? Health Promotion started from the Ottawa Charter which in 1986 set out … Continued
Becoming a Medical Billing Specialist
Becoming a Medical Billing Specialist Keisha Marselis SLS 1105-65 Strategies for Success March 20, 2010 Becoming a Medical Billing Specialist I love working with people and on computers. So I looked for a career where I can do both. Deciding … Continued
Analysis on Footbinding by Patricia Beer
The title of the poem firstly brings to the mind the idea of traditional Chinese practice of binding the feet of young Chinese girls. As such this is closely associated with immense suffering tortune and pain. This is carries outnumber … Continued
My Dream Career
My dream career is to become a registered nurse with a master diploma of Business administration and nursing. Since my mother-in-law surgery two years ago, l have realized that nursing is the perfect profession for me because nurses are the … Continued
Specialty Hospitals
Specialty Hospitals: A Problem or a Symptom? Specialty hospitals are not a new thing. However, as the number of specialty hospitals increases there is a question about their financial influence on the community hospitals. This paper discusses the results of … Continued
Dementia
Dementia Introduction Dementia is a progressive brain dysfunction (in Latin ‘dementia’ means irrationality), which results in a restriction of daily activities and in most cases leads in long term need for care. Many diseases can result in dementia, the most … Continued
Implications of Physical Disability
Cerebral Palsy Cerebral Palsy affects people in different ways – some people experience minor motor skill problems, while others may be totally physically dependent. Messages from the brain can be distorted or mistimed causing increased muscle tension. Messages from the … Continued
Immune System
Immunology is defined as a science that deals with the immune system and the cell-mediated and humoral aspects of immunity and immune responses. An immunologist deals with humans that have an immune response that is not considered normal. For example … Continued
Epidemiology in the Elderly with Heart Disease
Epidemiology in the Elderly with Heart Disease Epidemiology in the Elderly with Heart Disease Public health promotes healthy living for each community through epidemiology. Disease prevention and control is the common goal of epidemiology, nursing practice, and public health. “Epidemiology … Continued