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  • Congenital Anomalies Cause And Effect

    A congenital disorder, also known as a congenital disease, deformity, birth defect, or anomaly is a condition existing at or before a birth regardless if cause. Of these disorders, those characterized by structural deformities are termed “congenital anomalies” and involve defects in a developing fetus. Birth defect vary widely in a cause and symptoms. Any substance that cause birth defect is known as teratogen. Some disorders can be detected before birth through prenatal diagnosis. “Birth…

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  • Clinical Observation Report

    B. Learning Objectives: (List 2-4 of your clinical objectives from your week/group of shifts – remember, you should begin each shift with 2-3 clinical objectives.) 1. Improve parent education techniques. 2. Practice therapeutic communication techniques. 3. Became component in IV medication administration in the NICU setting. 4. Placed an NG tube. C. Patient Profile: (Provide a profile for 2-4 of the patients you cared for this week/group of shifts.) This week I had different patient each…

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  • Sherman Alexie's Life

    in his tribe . In 2015 recognized by the best American poetry. Early year Sherman was born on October 7, 1966 in Spokane, Washington. He grew up in Spokane Indian reservation the place where he spent all his childhood. Sherman was born with a hydrocephalus condition and had to have a brain surgery when he was just 6 months. He was not expected to survive. During his childhood he had to be careful and have a constant treatment of medication. His surgery was…

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  • The Pros And Cons Of Active Euthanasia

    When most people hear assisted suicide, the first question that comes up is “Is not assisted suicide just murder?” The majority of people agree it is homicide; even doctors as “[t]rained as they are to preserve life, most doctors are troubled by the thought of helping patients end their lives” (Worsnop). The law has determined that active euthanasia is murder “[s]ince it is tantamount to homicide, [it] is illegal in every state” (Worsnop) but pro-euthanasia groups declare a change needs to be…

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  • An Analysis Of Dreams By Henry David Thoreau

    given me this puzzled look but after a while, her eyebrows rose and it seemed as though she knew what I was talking about. She had replied with the tedious explanation that shortly after I had been born, I was diagnosed with a condition called hydrocephalus, otherwise known as "water in the brain". She mentioned that for this reason, my head had expanded and that I needed surgery in order to drain the fluid out. I asked her who the surgeon was that had performed my surgery. She told me that it…

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  • Case Study: Pharmacy About Omnadren

    Pharmacy AdsomnadrenAbout Omnadren Omnadren is a four-component testosterone. The four different substances work together in such a timely manner that Omnadren remains in the body for a long time. For this reason many compare Omnadren to Sustanon 250. This comparison, however, is quite poor since, in part, there are large differences between the two compounds. Although both are "four-compo-nent testosterones" the individual substances of Omnadren and Sustanon are not completely identical.…

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  • John Broadus Watson Behaviorism Case Study

    Behaviorism is a school of psychology that studied outward behavior that we can measure,observe and record it. However ,psychologists of this school were ignored emotions and feeling and did not give them a significant value because they could not measure them (Myers, 2012). John Broadus Watson, who is considered the father of this school, he believed that child's environment can mold them, as he mentioned in his famous saying, if we give him dozen of healthy children, he can make them as the…

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  • The Absolutely True Diary Of The Lone Ranger And Tonto Fistfight In Heaven, By Sherman Alexie

    Sherman Alexie, as one of the best-known Native American authors in the United States, grew up on a Spokane Indian reservation enclosed by poverty, alcoholism, disease, and against all odds, transpired to become one of the best American writers under forty according to The New Yorker and Granta (Cline 197). Moreover, the New Yorker named Alexie one of the top twenty writers for the twenty-first century (Anonymous 35). Chadwyck-Healey (1) stated that Alexie was influenced by the poetry of Allen…

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  • Difference Between Honesty And Beneficence

    In term to discuss Dr. Bill case, there are many ethical concepts, but I will identify the two main ethical principles in it, honesty and beneficence. First of All, honesty is the act of telling the truth. Dr. Bill in the case was missing the term and the concept of honesty in his practice, because he has been diagnosed with Parkinson disease but he decided to keep it secret. Practicing medicine in a professional way require from the physician in the first place to maintain honesty. That means…

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  • Essay On Achondroplasia

    Not only will they have health problems as a child but as they get older more health problems will occur. When an infant has achondroplasia they can have apnea, decreased muscle tone, spinal stenosis, and they could also have hydrocephalus. As they get older it will be difficult to bend their elbows, develop bowed legs, they could become obese, and their spinal stenosis could become worse and even severe. ("Achondroplasia.") People with achondroplasia typically stay under five feet…

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