Pulmonary embolism

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  • Persuasive Essay On Anti Smoking

    cigarettes is the addictive substance, nicotine (American Lung Association). The myriad of short term and long term health consequences of cigarette smoke is well known. Smoking tobacco cigarettes causes coronary heart disease, COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), stroke, cancer, birth defects, reduced infertility, cataracts, type two diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, other serious conditions, and death. According to the Center for Disease…

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  • Momate Cream Research Paper

    Momate Cream Momate cream is a skin treatment product that contains mometasone, a corticosteroid of medium-strength. Momate cream uses include treatment for allergies, eczema, psoriasis, and rash. It decreases itching, redness, swelling and inflammation. Momate is available in various forms including creams, lotions, and ointment, which may be prescribed by your doctor based on the condition being treated. Part 1: What Is Momate Cream? Mometasone furoate is the active ingredient found in momate…

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  • Characteristics Of Nanoparticles

    Nanoparticles (NPs) have piqued the interest of scientists because of their distinct physical, chemical and biological properties when compared to bulk material. These differences in characteristics can be attributed to the high surface-to-volume ratio (SA:V) of NPs compared to bulk material. Since NPs have a higher SA:V than bulk material, they are more reactive than their bulk counterparts; therefore, the surface characteristics of NPs can be easily manipulated. (Xuefei et al, 2014) Metal NPs…

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  • Quantitative Article Critique

    statistically analyzed. The purpose of the study, Model of functional performance in obese elderly people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease by Dr. Jochebed Bosede Ade-Oshifogun (2012), was to test the relationships among percent truncal obesity; disease severity; dyspnea; functional capacity; and functional performance of elderly people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The research is significant and relevant to nursing because COPD is the fourth-leading cause of…

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  • How Does Bronchitis Affect Society

    Bronchitis is a disease that affects millions of people every year in the United States. It has even played a very important role in my family. My grandfather suffered with COPD and my niece suffers with acute bronchitis. My grandfather had passed away, but I still remember like it was yesterday the struggles he went through with this disease daily. I recall all the doctor visits to the medicine he had to take 3 to 4 times a day and, the hospital stays he had to endure. This paper will discuss…

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  • Essay On Tobacco Cigarettes

    great risk to respiratory problems and diseases. According to the American Lung Association, tobacco cigarettes are behind 90% of lung cancer mortality rates and over 80% of COPD mortality rates (“Smoking”, n.d.). COPD stands for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and smokers with COPD suffer from lung diseases such as emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Lungs have a structure of “branches” with sac-like hollows attached to them. Their purpose is to filter out gases and “toxins” and filter in…

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  • Emphysema Research Paper

    lungs, that all have responsibilities to ensure that the body receives the right amount of airflow. However, when the respiratory system is exposed to pathogens, or it is not protected, it can create problems such as, emphysema, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), orthopnea, and many other minor or major diseases that can cause a patient 's respiratory system to become infected. Emphysema is a lung disease (pulmonopathy) that affects the alveoli through breaking down the elastic…

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  • Chronic Bronchitis Case Study Essay

    1. What clinical findings are likely in R.S. as a consequence of his COPD B? There are multiple types of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), COPD “characterized by chronic and recurrent obstruction of airflow in the pulmonary airways (Porth & Matfin, 2009). The recurrent obstruction makes it difficult for a person to breath overtime this problem occurs in the lower respiratory tract. COPD compromises the flow of air in the lungs this causes less oxygen that is being circulated…

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  • Smoking Causes Lung Growth

    Everybody is by all accounts mindful of the way that smoking reasons lung growth. Be that as it may, it scarcely matters to the individuals who smoke. As the infection happens after proper method of time, it prompts a condition of powerlessness. When the sickness is analyzed it has done adequate harm to the lung tissues and other systemic organs of the body. Smoking is a main source of growth and passing from disease. It causes tumors of the lung, throat, larynx, mouth, throat, kidney, bladder,…

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  • Advantages Of Vicks Vaporub

    Place Some Vicks VapoRub Over a Garlic Clove and You Will Get a Lot of Benefits! Vicks VapoRub used to treat headache, cough, flu, runny nose, and clogged throat. Vicks VapoRub has been used over the last hundred years. Vicks VapoRub is over-the-counter decongestant most preferred by many people around the world. This ointment is able to offer something different. I will describe 20 tips based on the use of Vicks VapoRub. 1. Puts Off Mosquitoes Apply this ointment on the skin and mosquitoes…

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