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Essay

Disease

Lung Cancer Was a Less Known Condition

Words: 865
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Lung cancer was a less known condition till after the WWI when a sudden increase in number of cases affected by tumors of the lower respiratory tract was noticed.…

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Disease

Lung Cancer Pathophysiology the Pathophysiology

Words: 426
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Apical growth may lead to shoulder pain radiating in an ulnar distribution. "The superior vena cava can become obstructed and involvement of the heart and pericardium can occur. Lymphatic…

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Disease

Lung Cancer Research in Gene

Words: 1903
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Cancer nurses with sufficient knowledge of the biological basis of these therapies would be better equipped to deal with the practical clinical implications and provide better symptoms management. The…

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Research Paper

Disease

Lung Cancer as Compared to

Words: 1374
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Provide a rationale and support for your recommendations. Radon: A story of radon-related lung cancer in Minnesota was publicized to thousands of viewers via media followed by the Minnesota-legislature…

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Research Paper

Disease

Risk Factors for Lung Cancer

Words: 804
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Lung Cancer isk Factors Lung cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the world, accounting for 12.7% of all new cancers cases annually (McErlean and Ginsberg, 2011, p.…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Diseases I E Lung Cancer Childhood Leukemia Obesity

Words: 3195
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

diseases i.e. lung cancer, childhood leukemia, obesity and Alzheimer's disease. In each explanation, I have included a definition of the disease, risk factors, treatments, prognosis, and prevention. Later, I…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Disease

Small Cell Lung Cancer An

Words: 1747
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The risk factors of the treatment are discussed as well as their possible benefits, along with the needs of specific population groups during treatment, such as the elderly. Treatment…

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Term Paper

Psychology

Incidence of Lung Cancer in

Words: 1333
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

" (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2005) CONCEPTS in DIFFUSION of INNOVATIONS Concept Definition Innovation an idea, object, or practice that is thought to be new by…

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Thesis

Disease

Stage 4 Lung Cancer Current

Words: 2575
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Thesis

...It can spot moderate to severe dysplasia (irregular tissue), "some of which may turn out to be malignant and you'll have a case of lung cancer," he explains. Patients…

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Case Study

Disease

Patient With Terminal Lung Cancer

Words: 2087
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Case Study

" (2003) It is reported in the work of Morrow (2009) that prior to palliative sedation being considered the team of people caring for the patient or the palliative…

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Essay

Health - Nursing

Analyzing Observational Study Design Smoking and Lung Cancer

Words: 762
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Smoking and Lung Cancer Cohort, cross sectional, and case-control studies are together known as observational studies. These studies are frequently the only feasible manner of analyzing certain problems (Mann,…

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Case Study

Health

Lung Mass Summary of Pathophysiology

Words: 739
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Case Study

Health Case Study: Lung MassSummary of PathophysiologyPathophysiology of Lung Mass: The first possible diagnosis from the given case is lung mass, as the chest X-ray suggested. Lung mass is…

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4 Pages
Essay

Disease

Cellular Proliferation Cancer One-60-Year-Old Might

Words: 1326
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Immunotherapists can provide sensitive and accurate cancer diagnostic tools for the successful treatment of the disease and to stop it well in its tracks (cancerresearch.org, 2009). The outward advantages…

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6 Pages
Essay

Disease

Care of Cancer In the Past Few

Words: 1961
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Care of Cancer: In the past few years, cancer has developed to become one of the major leading causes of deaths across the globe. The disease can be described…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Medical Advances in Cancer

Words: 553
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Medical Advances in Cancer Treatment Research This paper discusses the medical advances in cancer treatment research. The writer explores several treatment options and compares them to treatment options of…

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15 Pages
Essay

Disease

Aetiology and Management of Cancer

Words: 4918
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Essay

This is related to bronchitis, asthma and long-term conditions such as lung cancer and bladder cancer (obinson, 2009). It is estimated that the chances of getting bladder cancer is…

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Thesis

Health - Nutrition

Nutrition & Cancer Rates

Words: 3994
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Thesis

In the daily diet; (5) Include cruciferous vegetables in the diet. (russels sprouts, kohlrabi and cauliflower); (6) Consume alcoholic beverages only moderately; and (7) Only moderately consume salt-cured, smoked…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Mechanisms of Cancer the Cancer

Words: 1101
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This then leads to the activation of a number of genes whose products trigger cell-cycle arrest, apoptosis, or DNA repair" (Lakin 1999, p. 7644). In research led by Hussain,…

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2 Pages
Essay

Disease

Empyema Clinical Manifestation Empyema Lung Sounds and

Words: 640
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Empyema Clinical Manifestation Empyema: Lung Sounds and other Clinical Manifestations Over the past decade, empyema has consistently been recognized as an acute, potentially life-threatening respiratory disease. A large number…

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Research Proposal

Disease

Women's Issues Breast Cancer Awareness

Words: 1292
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Screening for breast cancer before there are symptoms is very important. Screening helps doctors find and treat cancer in its early stages. Treatment is more likely to be successful…

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Research Paper

Health - Nursing

Dietary Fats and Its Links With Cancer

Words: 1080
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Dietary Fibers on the Risk of Developing Cancer Cancer is a genetic and complex disease caused mainly due to environmental elements. Carcinogen is a cancer agent that and can…

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Essay

Health - Nutrition

Pharmacotherapy for Hematologic Disorders Cancer

Words: 662
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Pharmacotherapy for Hematologic Disorders The hematologic disorder selected in this case cancer –specifically, breast cancer. It is important to note, from the onset, that breast cancer has been identified…

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Sports - Women

New Ways to Treat Cancer

Words: 1980
Length: 5 Pages
Type:

neoplasm: "abnormal mass of tissue that results when cells divide more than they should or do not die when they should" ("NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms," 2016) benign: noncancerous…

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Term Paper

Health

Phenoxodiol a Medication for Cancer

Words: 821
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Phenoxodiol, a Medication for Cancer Clinical studies have predominantly focused on a couple of standard benzopyrans, namely flavopiridol and phenoxodiol (by Novogen, via MEI Pharma, the company's subsidiary at…

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Research Paper

Health - Nutrition

Selenium The Unsung Cancer-Preventing Wonder

Words: 708
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

According to the National Institute of Health (NIH) "Brazil nuts may contain as much as 544 micrograms of selenium per ounce. They also may contain far less selenium. It…

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5 Pages
Essay

Disease

Care of Cancer Diagnosis in Many Cases

Words: 1666
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Care of Cancer Cancer diagnosis In many cases the sooner cancer is diagnosed and treatment begins the better the chances of a person recovering fully. If one develops cancer…

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Essay

Disease

Managing Cancer of the Lungs

Words: 639
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

HEALTH COLON CANCE Colon cancer is defined as a cancer that begins in the rectum or colon. The cancers are referred to as colon or rectal cancer with reference…

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Essay

Business - Miscellaneous

Effects of the Experimental Anti-Cancer Drug Anaerobin on the Body

Words: 2091
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Anti-Cancer Drug Anaerobin a) EFFECTS ON KIDNEYS, HEART AND BRAIN Cytotoxic metabolites are created when bio-reductive drugs go through a metabolic process because they contribute to curing cancer by…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Thromboembolism Venous Thromboembolism Cancer Care

Words: 1776
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

bmj.com/cgi/content/full/325/7369/887 Pfizer, 'NEW FRAGMIN INDICATION FIGHTS SECOND LEADING CAUSE of DEATH in CANCER PATIENTS, CANCER-ASSOCIATED THROMOSIS', retrieved feb 29th 2008, from, http://www.pfizer.ca/english/newsroom/press%20releases/default.asp?s=1&releaseID=160 Dirix LY, Salgado R, Weytjens R, Colpaert…

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5 Pages
Essay

Disease

Treatment and Management of Cancer Diagnosis Obligations

Words: 1450
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Treatment and Management of Cancer Cancer Diagnosis Obligations of community health nurse in providing healthcare Cancer Diagnosis The high demand for healthcare services, especially to those managing dreadful illnesses…

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3 Pages
Essay

Anatomy

Fantastic Voyage-Fem Artery to Right Lung a

Words: 1077
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Fantastic Voyage-Fem artery to ight lung A Fantastic Voyage from the ight Femoral Artery to the ight Lung The human body is an intricate system of labyrinths that work…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Argumentative

Diet and Cancer

Words: 1604
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

diet and cancer. The orks Cited five sources in MLA format. Food, Diet and Cancer Diet is fuel for our body. On the same account a balanced nutritious intake…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Issue of Smoking

Words: 1185
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

moking and Lung Disease moking is a hazardous habit that has the ability to greatly affect the health of the smoker and those that are close to them. The…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Medicine

Revolution in Understanding Genetic Contributions to the

Words: 1343
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

revolution in understanding genetic contributions to the susceptibility for developing particular diseases and disorders has been the development of the notion of "personalized medicine." The "personalized" connotation of this…

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Term Paper

Disease

Biostatistics the Techniques of Providing

Words: 1189
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

As random noise is introduced in the study which would help estimate the responses in the sample, the result is more error will be accounted in the study. In…

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Research Paper

Genetics

Neo-Confucianism Is a Philosophy Which Was Born TEST1

Words: 2352
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Breast Cancer How Genes Influence Breast Cancer Director of the National Cancer Institute How Genes Influence Breast Cancer Many environmental factors can affect a person's risk of breast cancer,…

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Term Paper

Family and Marriage

Personal Portrait the Course of

Words: 2852
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

According to the Kohlberg theory, the post-conventional level is when a person develops social contract orientation and becomes principled. I believe I felt that I owed society an obligation…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Benefits After Quitting Smoking

Words: 1370
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

enefits After Quitting Smoking Among the many health risks that toll life, smoking is considered as the most preventable cause of mortality. Globally, smoking has been one of the…

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Term Paper

Chemistry

Activities Which Are More Popular or Enjoyable

Words: 1490
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

activities which are more popular or enjoyable than sitting down to watch a movie with a steaming bag of freshly popped microwave popcorn. The smell and taste of microwave…

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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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Research Proposal

Military

Atomic Testing Though Modern People

Words: 11346
Length: 35 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

The First Nuclear Test Of course, the first nuclear test occurred before the 1950s and was part of the United States' effort to develop an atomic weapon during World…

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4 Pages
Essay

Genetics

Genes and Gene Environment Interaction

Words: 1562
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

roles do genes play in determining cell structure and function? How is gene expression regulated? Genes are composed of sequences of DNA which pass on the organism's genetic blueprint…

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Term Paper

Disease

Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health Reach 2010 Program

Words: 3356
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

acial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (EACH 2010 Program) The health objectives for the United States for the 21st century have been described in The Federal Initiative to…

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Thesis

Sports - Drugs

Friends From the Wrong Crowd One of

Words: 908
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

Friends From the Wrong Crowd One of the most challenging things among the young people on America is the idea of bad company. This problem is so pronounced and…

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Term Paper

Business - Ethics

Patient Access to Experimental Drugs Experimental Drugs

Words: 1002
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Patient Access to Experimental Drugs Experimental drugs are being used in treating cancer and other life-threatening diseases in the hopes that effective cures and treatments can be identified. There…

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7 Pages
Essay

Disease

Conventional Treatment

Words: 2146
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Therapies Deprive Patients From Conventional Cancer Therapies Future Ethical Prospective Do public demand for, and clinicians' tendencies to prescribe novel targeted cancer therapies in a resource starved healthcare system…

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Term Paper

Disease

Radioimmunotherapy for the Treatment of

Words: 6684
Length: 16 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This has been the traditionally used mode of treatment for non-Hodgkin's Lymphomas, but the fact remains that there have not been many clinical trials conducted that would reveal the…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Public Policy on People With AIDS

Words: 1586
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Public AIDS Policy -- And the Band Played on, for Republicans and Democrats alike, during this public health crisis of the 1980's Today, it hard to remember a day…

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4 Pages
Essay

Agriculture

Business Law During the Consumer Movement of

Words: 1307
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Business Law During the consumer movement of the 1960s and 1970s, Congress enacted a substantial amount of legislation to protect "the good of the people." There is only one…

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Term Paper

Disease

Annual Body Scans Should Americans

Words: 689
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In addition, the radiation doses contained in the CT scans can be especially harmful to people suffering from certain types of diseases, such as lung cancer, and they can…

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5 Pages
Research Paper

Disease

Radon Exposure Radon Is Present

Words: 1838
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

For basement and Slab- on -- Grade houses, the reduction is done through any of the four methods of soil suction: drain tile suction, sump-hole suction, drain tile suction…

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Term Paper

Disease

Biological Effects of Radon Is

Words: 948
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Since radon is a widely known and established carcinogen, researchers have found it important to investigate the biological risks associated with exposure. Catelinois et al. (2006) sought to assess…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Health Effects of Smoking it

Words: 703
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Cigarette smoking is the major cause of cancers of the lung, mouth, larynx, esophagus, and pharynx. In addition, cigarette smoking is a contributing cause of cancers of the stomach,…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Government Policies and Market Issues

Words: 4350
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Few hospitals offered both the expertise and the necessary facilities. Location of the donor and the recipient also impacted availability. Human organs cool and degenerate quickly when removed from…

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Term Paper

Urban Studies

Radon Gas Is a Major

Words: 1747
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The information gathered from testing the two houses shows how radon can be present in the homes anywhere. The gas affects the house without regard to the houses age,…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Should Canada Decriminalize Marijuana

Words: 1839
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Decriminalize Marijuana in Canada The question as to whether Canada should decriminalize the use, sale, and cultivation of marijuana has been debated over the past few years, and the…

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25 Pages
Term Paper

Education - Computers

Picture Archive Communication Systems PACS

Words: 7576
Length: 25 Pages
Type: Term Paper

This RIS includes Toshiba digital desktop telephones, plus 24 SpectraLink wireless telephones; these wireless phones were programmed to extend the features and capabilities of the users' desktop telephones to…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Agriculture

Decline of the American Diet

Words: 5127
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The meat comes from a local independent packing company that doesn't buy beef that has been injected with growth hormones; the buns are from a bakery in Pueblo, Colorado;…

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7 Pages
Essay

Nursing

Pleural Effusion in Children

Words: 2263
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Pleural Effusion in Children -- An Overview Pleural Effusion is a disease resulting from excess production of fluids or a decrease in absorption or in some instances both thereby…

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Term Paper

Sports - Drugs

Nursing Supervised Smoking Cessation Plan

Words: 2766
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Developmental perspective was the concept that the nursing students participating in this study were typically younger than they patients they were caring for. This made it difficult for them…

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