TBI is generally classified into primary and secondary brain injury wherein the former refers to the “physical damage to parenchyma” as a result of any traumatic event that entails the “shearing and compression” of the tissues in the brain (p.1). On the other hand, secondary brain injury is the outcome of a “complex process”.
Medical researchers have proven a big contribution of tobacco smoking to developing psychological disorder such as anxiety and depression. The topic that the researcher is trying to prove in this paper is whether there is really a strong connection that links smoking to depression, and what are the causative factors that form this relationship.
The authors commence their study because of the trend of literature that existed on the relationship between vitamin D and glucose homeostasis. Even though many researchers had shifted focus to the relationship, uncertainties still existed in the effects of vitamin D and glucose management among obese patients.
freundii. The biochemical tests also show that fertilizer had the best identification compared to the three samples collected. The biochemical tests were done and used in reference to the information available on the Bergy’s Manual of Determinative
The practical was done successfully and the observations were noted. Microbial growth varied depending on the concentrations of the solutions immersed in. Increase in cell number is the meaning of microbial growth (Excerpta medica foundation, 2007).
Autoclaves can be of different sizes. Large autoclaving systems obtain steam from steam generators whereas small autoclaves get steam from boiling water. Typical internal autoclave settings are 121 degrees centigrade for 15-20
The heart muscle needs a constant supply of oxygenated blood to keep it nourished. This blood is transported to the heart through the coronary artery. However, the coronary artery can become narrow and hinder the flow of blood to the heart. This is often caused by deposits of fatty matter, proteins and inflammatory cells on the coronary artery.
At the time, the process was attributed to bacteria belonging to the genus Planctomycetes. The initial finding was followed by more detection of the bacteria in oceanic zone water columns with the least amounts of oxygen, in anoxic marine sediments, arctic sea
Anthony Atala is a practicing surgeon and researcher in the field of regenerative medicine. His current work focuses on growing new human cells, tissues and organs. Anthony’s speech is presented to an audience in an auditorium with the use of visual aids which give more detail and understanding to the audience on the subject that he is discussing.
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) has classified anxiety and depression as the major personality disorders prevalent across all age groups. Anxiety and depressive disorders affect approximately 35 million young adults in America. Women are 60% riskier than men to experience such disorders over their lifetime.
Before performing the experiment one should have adequate knowledge in staining methods, isolation techniques, microbial nutrition, biochemical characteristics and general characteristics of microorganisms to be able to identify the unknown bacteria. It is vital
The main idea of the paper is to show the implications of the traumatic experience on the examlpe of the case study of Ramon Rivera. It is evident that the first childhood trauma of the boy occurred three months before the family shifted Boston to a suburb due to their fears of gang violence in his native city.
To aggravate pathology further, the host cells function abnormally (Tortora, Funke & Case, 2010). The virus affects their genetic machinery, weakens it and finally kills such cells.
Prions are exclusively proteins with no genetic material. They cause an infection
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Radiology Technologist, Hamad Medical Corporation
Qatar, June 2014 – Date
I led a team of new employees to successfully complete their orientation course
In less than 6 months, I have successfully carried out over 50 procedures on pediatrics
I have remained a spirited mentor to whom new employees look to for inspiration
Cannabis Sativa is a widely abused drug across the globe with its effects associated with reduced cognitive abilities. The substance has the ability to impair one’s memory due to the intoxicants present in the drug.
This bacteria-FurA from Anabeana PCC 7120 sp. is crucial as it has five cysteine residues and among them, two are in an arrangement of two redox CXXC motifs. This is important as it will be the basis of the
The author recognizes that he has grown as a person through recognizing that he is capable of setting a goal and achieving it through motivation and dedicated pursuit of it in reasonable ways. As a counselor, he hopes he will be able to apply these same principles to help individuals in their own quests for personal development.
Federal officials have apprehended 16 Metro Detroit heath care officials for being involved in kickback schemes and fraud that amounts to $122 million. The apprehension has been termed as the largest takedown associated with Medicare fraud.
A continued assessment is very important for Rodrigo Mendoza because he had such a change in his personality after facing such horrific events as losing his brother. Before the big change, Rodrigo Mendoza was a big shot in the tribe, negatively. Everybody feared him and he had a lot of command to the people.
The author of this paper states that expansive and continued research and experimentation in the field of genetic engineering and the cloning of organisms will produce major breakthroughs in the science and engineering field about the knowledge of organism and especially human anatomy in the genetics topic.
Mental illnesses justify the use of pills for medication. Gavin, for instance, has a schizoaffective disorder. The pills help him distinguish between hallucinations and reality. Without the pills, Gavin loses all fear and can boast of flying outside the window or even rushing head-on towards vehicles.
The research paper is part of the categorical steps taken towards realizing and bringing out an ultimate response to the effects of the infection among human beings and other living animals like dogs and foxes. Moreover,
Successful liver transplant surgeries are a big blessing for the fortunate patients. The difference that comes in their life is not that stressful and seems easy to adapt for a valuable life. All they have to do is have regular follow-ups with their transplant team, lab tests at regular intervals, strict abstinence from smoking and alcohol.
This paper presents a review of the article on the protective properties of the normal flora in the reproductive tract. The article characterises the vaginal microflora on the postpartum cows by comparing the healthy cows with those suffering from endometritis. The study used sampling of five healthy and five cows with the condition of interest.
Animal testing has contributed immensely in coming up with life-saving cures and treatments. According to California Biomedical Research Association, almost all medical breakthroughs over the past one century used animals (Watson, 2009). Animal testing has also contributed to understanding how to treat malaria, Leukemia, and other major diseases.
Media has essential nutritive components that support bacterial growth. Microorganisms can acquire nutrients from the media to sustain their growth. Some media have substances that may inhibit or enhance the growth of some bacteria; hence such media is
My exposure to the pain and trauma of my parent’s patients has made me particularly conscious of how physically vulnerable humanity is to the ravages of disease and has made me conclude that good health is the basis of happiness: everything else, including economic prosperity, comes in at second best!
The author states that HIV demonstrates significant evolutionary capabilities. The research conducted to combat this deadly virus has greatly enhanced the broad appreciation of evolutionary biology. Though HIV proved vulnerable to a variety of medicinal treatments, its ability to mutate has allowed it to evade all of the drugs.
The orifice plate inserted in the pipe causes an increase in flow velocity and a corresponding decrease in pressure. The flow pattern shows an effective decrease in cross-section beyond the orifice plate, with maximum velocity and minimum pressure at the vena contract. The flow pattern and the sharp leading edge of the orifice plate.
I interviewed a Type 2 Diabetes patient. The main aim of the interview was to find out about the challenges that patients suffering from chronic illnesses go through and the role patient narratives can help the doctors in providing them with proper medical care. The interview was smooth and the interviewee did not show any form of resistance.
Of these, an estimated 3000 people succumb to death while there are about 128,000 admitted to hospital beds on a yearly basis. In Canada, the estimated number foodborne illnesses that occur yearly ranges between 11
The existing inconsistencies in the medical profession depicts different strategies of using anticoagulant as the effective strategy in managing or preventing stroke, especially in patients suffering from Atrial Fibrillation calls for an assessment of the best anticoagulant and the benefits of such in the management approach.
How it occurs and happens to people is a mystery that has yet to be solved. One kind of autism spectrum is known as Asperger’s Syndrome. It is marked and classified from other autism spectrum conditions and disorders in that a person’s language and speech development and growth on the process of thought is relatively conserved and preserved.
I put my best efforts in orienting the most suitable frame that I could offer to the client to comfort him. I was also very good at holding him in difficult and sensitive situations. To sum up, my therapy sessions were very successful and I learned my strengths and weaknesses which I will definitely consider in my future sessions.
aureus (inhibition diameter of 30mm) and Gram negative bacteria (P. aureginosa and E. coli at inhibition diameters of 30 and 20 mm). Spic and span contains various chemicals including octyl decyl dimethyl ammonium chloride and dioctyl dimethyl ammonium
Test for detection of upper possible disorders: spirometry (pulmonary function test). The reasons of lungs defects may be Pneumothorax (air in the intrapleural space); Pneumonia (contamination of the alveoli, caused by bacteria); Tuberculosis (continued pneumonia caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis).
Biofilms are readily formed by most known pathogens and consist of extracellular polysaccharide encased micro-colonies. Biofilms enclosure within the polymer matrix restricts the diffusion of antimicrobial through the diffusion barrier. The
I was diagnosed with obesity when I was only eight years old of age. My poor eating habits that were the major causes of the condition I was suffering from. I remember being ridiculed by other children in school owing to my weight and this made me feel bad about myself even to a point of isolating myself from the rest of my peers.
This paper illustrates that in dogs, sotalol was very effective in lowering the heartbeat rate. The effect of propranolol was greater than sotalol in the untreated dogs. Speaking of propranolol, it is a very potent and pure antagonist which blocks the beta1 and beta 2 receptors. It is a highly lipid soluble drug and it enters the brain easily.