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65 results for “Atherosclerosis”.


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Discussion Chapter

Medical and Medicine - Nursing

Atherosclerosis Factors That Influence Disease

Words: 829
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Discussion Chapter

The idea that animal fat consumption causes heart disease is perhaps the most controversial component of the standard preventative advice given to reduce heart disease. This association is based…

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10 Pages
Research Proposal

Disease

Rheumatoid Arthritis & Atherosclerosis Is

Words: 2681
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Though this work focuses specifically on the risk factors of atherosclerosis for A patients and how to better identify them prior to clinical presentation of atherosclerosis the work is…

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6 Pages
Essay

Disease

Pathogenesis of Atherosclerosis

Words: 1802
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Pathogenesis of Atherosclerosis Artery diseases are of immense concern to medical researchers due to the cause and effect relationship shared with heart disease and cardiovascular mortality. Atherosclerosis is one…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Genetics

Aging Body the Author Bases

Words: 767
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

3. Growth factors can induce apoptosis by binding to their respective receptors (TKs). When activated, TKs in turn activate the as, af, MEK, MAPK, MKK, EK, Fos, JNKs, and…

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Term Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

Metabolic Syndrome in the United

Words: 1177
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Metabolic syndrome is significant for our patient for several reasons. As we have noted, the syndrome is associated with a higher risk of cardiovascular disease. Those patients who have…

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7 Pages
Essay

Business

New Suppliers of Health Supplements a Promising

Words: 1932
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

New Suppliers of Health Supplements A promising new addition to the company's current line of health supplements was identified during a recent trip to Bangkok, Thailand, to meet suppliers…

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2 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Carl Cardiac Case Q1 What Should

Words: 735
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Carl must be psychologically prepared to make such changes, however. Thus, as well as taking Carl's blood pressure and submitting a blood sample to have his cholesterol screened (getting…

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Term Paper

Disease

Peripheral Vascular Disease

Words: 747
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Vascular Disease andy Jackson Geriatric Nursing The disease known as Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD), according to the American Heart Association (AHA, 2004), involves the blood vessels "outside the heart…

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9 Pages
Essay

Nursing

a patient who has bad lifestyle habits

Words: 2814
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Essay

M.K., a 45-year-old female who has a history of Type II diabetes mellitus and primary hypertension. In addition to this, M.K. is overweight and persists with a poor diet.…

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14 Pages
Dissertation

Physics

Measuring Arterial Stiffness Arterial Stiffness

Words: 3813
Length: 14 Pages
Type: Dissertation

When evaluating completions rates involved with PWA, radial tonometry had a 66% and carotid tonometry had a 99%. The radial tonometry was determined to be easier on the patient.…

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3 Pages
Research Paper

Engineering

Nano Artery the Use of

Words: 947
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

2010; Chorny et al. 2010). This research is still quite new, however, and the question remains as to whether or not nanoparticles can truly serve as a replacement for…

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7 Pages
Essay

Medicine

Beta Blockers Invented by Sir

Words: 1964
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

1958 After studying the cardiovascular effects of various catecholamines, Moran and his research partner, Perkins, are published in the same journal as Ahlquist arguing "that DCI's activity belonged to…

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25 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

Educational Intervention on the Balance

Words: 9613
Length: 25 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Literature eview 1. The dilemma of Obesity Mokdad et al., (1999) in his study found that the issue of unhealthy weight, overweight and obesity are perhaps one of the…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Fish Oil Supplements Great for the Heart

Words: 332
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Fish Oil Supplements Great for the Heart," discusses the benefits of fish-oil supplements in controlling atherosclerosis, which can lead to heart disease. Studies show that fish-oil helps break down…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Grumpier Old Men This Movie

Words: 2869
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Not only that, the results of eating badly is harmful. Holland and Barrett magazine reports: "If your diet isn't as balanced as you'd hope for, there's a chance you…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

African-American Female Obesity

Words: 1847
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Obesity is a serious social problem in America. The effects of obesity in childhood are well documented in both the social science literature and medical journals. During the last…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

History and Advancements in Diagnosis

Words: 850
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

misconception in people that having an aneurysm means bleeding in the brain. An aneurysm is in fact a balloon-like swelling in a blood vessel that can affect any large…

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2 Pages
Case Study

Pharmacy

Pharmacodynamics and Pharmacokinetics of Lipitor

Words: 586
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Case Study

Lipitor is a brand name of Atorvastatin, one of the most commonly prescribed medications in the United States. Atorvastatin belongs to the statin family of drugs, which react with…

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4 Pages
Essay

Nursing

managing coronary heart disease

Words: 1466
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Chronic Illness: Coronary Heart Disease Outline of Coronary Heart Disease The Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) has been on the increase of late across the globe and this disease, alongside…

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6 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Ethno-Cultural and Gender Factors Surrounding Mental Health and Aging

Words: 1681
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

AGING It is a generally known fact that some weaknesses in the body start developing that directly or indirectly affect one's mental health. Since physical health is related to…

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Case Study

Anatomy

Cardiac Cardiovascular Case Study Hypertension

Words: 530
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Case Study

The "pain" caused to the heart due to tissue damage can be misplaced in the body due to these nerve pathways and connections; heart attacks are often felt in…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Anatomy

Physiological Effects of Chronic Stress

Words: 1831
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Continuous production of cortisol may also decrease the availability of tryptophan, the precursor for serotonin, resulting in depression, other mood disorders, and changes in appetite and sleep. Hyperactivity of…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Female Gender Disparities in Cardiovascular

Words: 2805
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Gender variation in clinical decision-making was measured, including (1) the number, types, and certainty levels of diagnoses considered and (2) how diagnoses vary according to patient characteristics, when patients…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Health - Nutrition

High Sugar Consumption Sugar Is

Words: 1471
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

This increases the risk of heart disease in adulthood. Those ingesting the highest added sugars had lower levels of good cholesterol and higher levels of bad cholesterol. High-density lipoprotein…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Healthy High Schools Movement Strategies

Words: 1849
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Meat has been considered to be a risk factor for the development of heart conditions due to its large concentration of saturated fats. This study also found there to…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Disease

Strokes and Their Causes Stroke

Words: 2130
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Signs and Symptoms of Stroke Patients with stroke symptoms are advised to seek out for emergency cure without any dilly-dallying. Definite signs of a stroke rely on the kind…

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5 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Poverty and Obesity Introduction the

Words: 1500
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

The hypothesis to be tested is to what extent children and their families are influenced by the marketing techniques of food companies. This hypothesis will be tested through qualitative…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

High Fiber Diet and Serum

Words: 2357
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

However, bowel movements were more frequent during the high-fiber than during the control diet." (Nutrition Research Newsletter, 2002) The work of Ruixing, et al. (2007) entitled: "Comparison of Demography,…

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14 Pages
Thesis

Business - Miscellaneous

Prevention of Childhood Obesity in

Words: 3571
Length: 14 Pages
Type: Thesis

(Institute of Medicine, 2009) Strategy 3: Community Food Access - Promote efforts to provide fruits and vegetables in a variety of settings, such as farmers' markets, farm stands, mobile…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Medicine

Cranberries Vaccinium Macrocarpon Are Indigenous

Words: 1750
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

A., eynolds, Y., odriguez, G., Camesano, T.A. (2008). Cranberry changes the physicochemical surface properties of E. coli and adhesion with uroepithelial cells. Colloids Surf B. Biointerfaces. 2008 Feb 26…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Dangers of Marijuana Is a

Words: 1798
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

, and otjak, C. (2006). Cannabinoid CB1 Receptor Mediates Fear Extinction via Habituation-Like Processes. The Journal of Neuroscience 26(25): 6677-6686. Kim, S., on, S., Mao, X., Ledent, C., Jin,…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Biology

Gene Is Hereditary Material Made

Words: 701
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

At the molecular level, the mutation in the normal ApoA1 is because of a single amino acid substitution at the position 173, cysteine amino acid substitutes or replaces the…

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4 Pages
Case Study

Disease

Diabetes Harvard Citation Studies Conducted Over Decades

Words: 1255
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Case Study

Diabetes (Harvard Citation) Studies conducted over decades have concluded that there is a significant link between diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease. For instance, the most common form of diabetes…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Medicine

Drug Synthroid

Words: 1381
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Synthroid, Drug Profile SYNTHROID® (levothyroxine sodium tablets, USP) is an important drug, used to treat hypothyroidism. Synthroid has been extensively studied for over 42 years. It is the most…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Computers

Obesity Is When a Person Has an

Words: 1778
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Obesity is when a person has an unhealthy amount of body fat. It causes a person to be overweight in all aspects of the body. There is a lot…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Black Studies

Why Do the Japanese Live Longer

Words: 2874
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Japanese Nutrition Japanese WHY DO THE JAPANESE LIVE LONGE? NUTITIONAL BENEFITS OF SOY: As an annual Asian legume (meaning that it grows in a pod), soy is one of…

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Term Paper

Agriculture

Food Fried in Vegetable Oil May Contain Toxic Compound

Words: 383
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

vegetable oil and fried foods. There are two references used for this paper. There are a number of foods which are causing health concerns today. It is important to…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nutrition

Obesity An Overview What Is the Disease

Words: 693
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Obesity: An Overview hat is the disease? Obesity is an increasingly prevalent metabolic disorder whereby a patient's BMI or body mass index, defined as the patient's weight in kilograms…

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17 Pages
Term Paper

Sports

Steroid Use Controversies of the

Words: 5176
Length: 17 Pages
Type: Term Paper

e., their use of anabolic steroids (and whether they had ever been offered steroids), their involvement in power sports, appearance and eating problems, and problem behavior. Background information about…

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3 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Heart the Basic Work of the Heart

Words: 1089
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Heart The basic work of the heart is to pump blood to the entire body. It performs two types of functions, electrical and mechanical. The electrical function of the…

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10 Pages
Essay

Government - Presidential Studies

Role of Fatty Acid on Endothelial Functions

Words: 3042
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

ole of Omega-3 Fatty Acids on Endothelial Functions ole of fatty acid on endothelial functions Antioxidants and Marine N-3 Fatty Acids Improves Endothelial Function in Hypercholesterolemic People The hypercholesterolemic…

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8 Pages
Research Paper

Disease

Stroke Is Widely Regarded One of the

Words: 2569
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Stroke is widely regarded one of the leading causes of deaths in the U.S. Indeed, recent statistical figures paint a grim picture with regard to the number of people…

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3 Pages
Capstone Project

Health - Nursing

Arterial Ulcerations Management of Arterial Ulcerations in the Diabetic Patient

Words: 778
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Capstone Project

Arterial Ulcerations:Management of Arterial ulcerations in the diabetic patient Arterial Ulcerations: Management of Arterial ulcerations in the diabetic Patient There Approximately 10 per cent of all leg ulcers are…

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Journal

Health - Nursing

Perioperative Nurse's Role in Caring for Pregnant Patients With Aortic Dissections

Words: 1915
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Journal

Aortic dissection is a disease of the wall of the aorta in which the aortic blood bursts into the muscular layer of the great artery, thus forming a blood…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Medical and Medicine - Treatment

Thyroid Analogs and Obesity

Words: 752
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Thyroid Hormone and Obesity Obesity Treatment: The Efficacy and Safety of Thyroid Hormone and Derivatives Weight loss programs have traditionally focused on calorie intake reduction in combination with exercise,…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Anatomy

Cardiac Arrest

Words: 3253
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Heart Disease elationship between cardiac arrest and coronary cardiac disease The heart is an essential organ in the human body, it keeps the individual alive. Understanding how the heart…

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5 Pages
Case Study

Disease

Hyponatremia in a 38-Year-Old Male the Constellation

Words: 1792
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Case Study

Hyponatremia in a 38-year-Old male The constellation of signs and symptoms the patient presented with is consistent with a diagnosis of adrenal insufficiency (Betterle, Pra, Mantero, and Zanchetta, 2002,…

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15 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Strokes and African Americans

Words: 4072
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Strokes and African-Americans African-Americans are reported to be nearly twice as likely to experience a stroke as their white counterparts however, African-Americans are much less likely to know the…

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30 Pages
Term Paper

Chemistry

Cocoa the Cacao Tree Theobroma Cacao What

Words: 10319
Length: 30 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Cocoa THE CACAO TREE (THEOBROMA CACAO) WHAT IS IN THE COCOA BEAN? MAKING AND EATING CHOCOLATE State of the At of Cocoa Is Cocoa good fo you? Buden of…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Death and Dying  (general)

Adult Aging

Words: 877
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Lubben, James E. And Damron-Rodriguez, JoAnn. 2003. " An international approach to community health care for older adults." Family and Community Health. October-December. available from Proquest Database. In this…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Nuclear Energy

Nutrigenomics Is an Important Field of Study

Words: 4560
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Nutrigenomics is an important field of study. It finds in roots in modern times, because of the direct relation to advances in science and technology. Nutrigenomics also straddles the…

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5 Pages
Essay

Not Specified

Diabetes Case Study

Words: 1599
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Mrs. X. elationship of high cholesterol levels to the development of cardiovascular disease Diabetes, heart disease, and high cholesterol are all strongly correlated. Even when diabetes is being well-managed,…

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2 Pages
Essay

Physiology

Cardiac Health and Lifestyle

Words: 568
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

incidence rates of childhood obesity are linked to socio-economic factors. Core drivers of obesity in both children and adults are diet and exercise, and research has shown that a…

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2 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Admits & Readmits

Words: 439
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Hospital Admission Analysis Readmission Statistics (Denominator) Total Number of Readmits Total Number of Patients Readmitted # of Patients with Multiple Readmits In looking at readmissions, there were only three…

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2 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Charging Healthcare Premiums

Words: 708
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

innovation: Healthcare Both the Framingham heart study and the Alameda County study, because of their size, rigor, and length, are frequently used to prescribe specific healthcare policies for the…

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3 Pages
Essay

Sports - Drugs

Drug Abuse in the Society

Words: 1185
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

predict anabolic steroids on the controversial forefront of drugs that enhance performance. Halfway through the period, no attempt has been met from the governing bodies of sports towards the…

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2 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Mortality Morbidity Heart Conditions

Words: 736
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Care Plan Morbidity and Mortality Statistics: Hypertension affects around 1 in 3 Americans and according to the CDC only 52% of people have this condition under control (CDC.gov, 2016).…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Nursing

Analysing and Assessing Translational Research

Words: 6128
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Evidence-Based Practice Translation of esearch in Evidence-Based Practice Nursing involves men and women who are willing to help the patients with their skills like health maintenance, recovery of ill…

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3 Pages
Essay

Psychology - Developmental

Research Designs in Developmental Research

Words: 911
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Development Change Research Issue Developmental change is a broad topic that incorporate several sub-topics relating to an individual's growth and development. The broad nature of this topic emerges from…

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