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Anatomy

Physiology & the Orange as I Tune

Words: 778
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Physiology & the Orange As I tune in to "my orange," I find that it is difficult to separate the sensory input that I am experiencing. My mind seems…

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Essay

Anatomy

Physiology Body Systems Involved in Eating a

Words: 689
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Physiology Body Systems Involved in Eating a Snack The first thing I do when eating a snack is to prepare it. In this case, I reach into the cabinet…

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Term Paper

Sports - Women

Physiology - How a Woman's

Words: 917
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In an acute shock situation, the body shuts down many of its functions in the interest of addressing the patient's most-urgent problem. In addition to reduced kidney function, the…

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Psychology

Physiology of Emotions Varying Theories on the

Words: 820
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Physiology of Emotions Varying Theories on the Physiology of Emotions In their theory, "How Emotion Shapes Behavior: Feedback, Anticipation, and eflection, ather Than Direct Causation," Baumeister, Vohs, DeWall and…

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Research Paper

Careers

Physiology -- Legal Arguments Generally

Words: 607
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The plaintiff sustained life-changing and debilitating injuries in the form of skin cancer that could have also proven fatal had it not been diagnosed in time to treat. There…

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Research Paper

Anatomy

Physiology Structure of the Nervous

Words: 2520
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Paper

These indications then proceed to the neuromuscular connections of skeletal muscles. From there, acetylcholine is released from the axon terminal knobs of alpha motor neurons and received by postsynaptic…

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Term Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

Physiology and Function in Human

Words: 1375
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Therefore, in cases unrelated to ileocecal valve malfunction, large distal bowel obstruction is a direct function of LaPlace's Law at the area of the cecum. For the same mechanical…

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Term Paper

Exercise

Physiology - Effects of Moderate

Words: 1186
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Therefore, understanding the ways in which insulin resistance can be counteracted is critical toward developing strategies to help individuals with insulin resistance issues. Kaoru et al. explain that increasing…

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Term Paper

Disease

Physiology of Nephrotic Syndrome

Words: 3591
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Nephrotic Syndrome is not a disease. It is a condition that is characterized by damaged glomeruli in the kidney. This damage might be caused by one or more disease.…

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Physiology

Teaching Anatomy and Physiology of a Food-Related Social Issue

Words: 575
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Physiology & Food elated Social Issue Physiology and food-related social issue The chosen food-related social issue is the advertising of junk food as appealing to children. For years, the…

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Evolution

Organism Physiology Evolution of Organisms for Millions

Words: 1048
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Organism Physiology Evolution of Organisms For millions of years earth has gone under tremendous changes. This rapid change in environment, landscape and temperature alters the intact system and for…

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Anatomy

Cross-Eyed Flatworm Physiology

Words: 977
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Organism Physiology The Planarian or "cross-eyed flatworm" is a relatively simple invertebrate organism, belonging to the animal kingdom and the phylum of Platyhelminthes which covers all flatworms. The phylum…

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Term Paper

Health - Nutrition

Atkins Diet Physiology Metabolic or

Words: 2083
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

For obese individuals on the Atkins diet, a moderate exercise program that allows the body to burn fat rather than glycogen can be beneficial, since they would be able…

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Medicine

Application of Anatomy and Physiology When Performing Direct Patient Care

Words: 542
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Project Management, Sustainability and hole Lifecycle Thinking Application of Anatomy and Physiology when Performing Direct Patient Care Scenario: A patient suffering from the following conditions requires direct patient care:…

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Disease

Cushing's Disease Anatomy and Physiology

Words: 929
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Cushing's disease, as well as Cushing's syndrome, is caused by the overproduction of something called cortisol. Cortisol is "a normal hormone produced in the outer portion, or cortex, of…

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Psychology

physiology of extraversion and introversion physiology

Words: 720
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Research shows that some personality traits like introversion and extraversion have biological or physiological origins. Eysenck (1983) spearheaded much of the research on the physiology of introversion/extraversion, showing that…

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Term Paper

Death and Dying  (general)

Hypoxia Flight Physiology

Words: 1200
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hypoxia (Flight Physiology) Hypoxia and Flight Physiology What is Hypoxia? Hypoxia is a condition that is caused by a lack of oxygen. It is a common discussion in flight…

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Sports

How exercise physiology can help protect in cold weather

Words: 808
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Exercise Physiology1. What factors should be considered to provide maximal protection when people are exercising in the cold?Conducting exercises and partaking in competitions in the cold weather circumstances is…

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Essay

Physiology

Chemical Digestion

Words: 613
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Physiology The mechanical and chemical digestion of carbohydrates starts in the mouth. Chewing also termed as mastication ensures that the carbohydrates crumble down into smaller pieces. There are salivary…

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Case Study

Anatomy

Houdini Was Able to Modulate His Normal

Words: 1748
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Case Study

Houdini Was Able to Modulate His Normal Physiology During His Stunts The objective of this study is to examine how Houdini was able to modulate his normal physiology during…

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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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Term Paper

Anatomy

Kidneys and How They Function

Words: 2771
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

However, Harvard Medical School (HMS) reports that in that study of 1,400 patients, 222 "composite events occurred." Those "events" included 65 deaths, 101 "hospitalizations for congestive heart failure, 25…

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Term Paper

Anatomy

Questions Concerning the Study of

Words: 614
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Homeostasis is the goal promoted by both positive and negative feedback mechanisms. This is the principle which indicates that there is a balance in autonomic life functions which the…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Anatomy

Melatonin and the Pineal Gland

Words: 2598
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Melatonin & the Pineal Gland The focus of this work is to examine melatonin and the pineal gland. Towards this end, this study examines the literature in this area…

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Term Paper

Anatomy

Electromyography Biopac Exercise Discussion This

Words: 1205
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The authors were trying to develop a system of estimating and indexing muscle fatigue rates during static muscle contraction. The results of this study indicated that estimations were reasonably…

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Term Paper

Anatomy

Physiological Effects of Endurance Training

Words: 2589
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Physiological Effects of Endurance Training Endurance training produces many physiological changes, both during training and after the training period is complete. These changes are biochemical and also involve changes…

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Research Paper

Anatomy

Cardiac Cycle Diastole and Systole Phases and

Words: 1411
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Cardiac Cycle: Diastole and Systole Phases and Heart Disease The objective of the research in this study is to examine the cardiac cycle from the anatomy and physiology perspective.…

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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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Term Paper

Health - Nursing

Anesthesia Inhalation Agents Effects on

Words: 1587
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Gurkan, Y., Canatay, H., Agacdiken, a., Ural, E., & Toker, K. (2003). Effects of halothane and sevoflurane on QT dispersion in paediatric patients. Paediatr Anaesth, 13(3), 223-227. Kerssens, C.,…

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Thesis

Physiology

Obesity in Children Has Become a Common

Words: 571
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Thesis

Obesity in children has become a common health problem. Obesity in children is a result of indulging in fast foods and spending time in front of the television or…

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Term Paper

Physiology

Glycogen Storage and Use

Words: 1689
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Glycogen Storage and Use Exercise and diabetes: Beneficial effects Diabetes is increasing in the United States and throughout the world due to the ever-growing adoption of an unhealthy lifestyle,…

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Research Proposal

Anatomy

Skin Blood Flow Thermoregulation Is

Words: 6746
Length: 25 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

The picture to the left depicts the various elements that are responsible for thermoregulation in human skin. The illustrations shows the various layers of skin along with the veins,…

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Term Paper

Anatomy

Acclimatization Ascending to Higher Altitudes

Words: 1766
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

(1989). These researchers investigated skeletal muscle adaptations in response to acclimatization at high altitude. Samples of muscle extracted before reaching high altitude and after returning to sea-level showed that…

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Term Paper

Anatomy

Lungs What Are the Lungs

Words: 3387
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

However, it was 1953 that the formation of serotonin was from the lungs was substantiated. It is also observed that detoxification of the blood takes place in the lungs.…

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Essay

Anatomy

Cardiovascular and Gastrointestinal Systems Integrated

Words: 2173
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Integration of Cardiovascular/Gastrointestinal Systems Integration of gastrointestinal and cardiovascular systems within the human body The integration of the gastrointestinal and cardiovascular systems allow for nutrients to be introduced, broken…

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Essay

Anatomy

Calcium Neuro the Role of

Words: 545
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

It had been hypothesized that the release of four calcium ions is necessary for the release of one acetylcholine packet (which is necessary for the neuromuscular communication taking place…

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Essay

Sports

Shin Splints From Ecs Conditions

Words: 4210
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Essay

Practical esearch Finding Implementation and Experimentation Stage -- Phase I The experimenter did not set out to determine specifically which of the various contributing factors (or combinations of factors)…

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Research Proposal

Anatomy

NPR Health and Science Special

Words: 339
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Silk and tassel look similar but the two structures are functionally different. The NP interviewer uses them synonymously without correction by the farmer. However, the farmer is correct in…

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Term Paper

Anatomy

Burned on Stove Biology Scenario

Words: 1137
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Or pressure. Or temperature (hot and cold, separately). Or vibration (both high- and low-frequency)." (Hancock, 1995) All over the surface f the skin are receptors that report warmth and…

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Essay

Anatomy

Plasma & Rbc Plasma Constitutes the Majority

Words: 685
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Plasma & BC Plasma constitutes the majority of whole blood volume, about 46-63% (Martini, Nath, & Bartholomew, 2011). Plasma is the matrix of blood, contributing to blood's unique composition.…

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Term Paper

Disease

Alzheimer's Disease According to the

Words: 1127
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

One of the most common mental disorders linked to Alzheimer's is depression which according to Elwood Cohen manifests itself in three important ways. First, "There are higher rates of…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Anatomy

Renaissance the Trend in Medicine

Words: 2914
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

It is of extreme importance in medicine to know accurately the anatomical changes that take place in a certain disease for diagnosis and treatment. The man who created this…

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Term Paper

Energy

Boyle's Dalton's and Henry's Laws

Words: 604
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

relationship among Boyle's, Dalton's, and Henry's Laws and the physiology of the lung. obert Boyle investigated the relationship between the volume of a dry ideal gas and its pressure.…

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Term Paper

Medicine

Drugs and Health

Words: 931
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Personal Statement: Regarding My Future Pharmacy Career Even a casual reader of today's newspapers will know that the modern drug industry has been subjected to increasingly rigorous scrutiny and…

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Case Study

Anatomy

Nursing Related Case Study Tom's Vitals in

Words: 3386
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Case Study

Nursing elated Case Study Tom's vitals, in the emergency department, revealed an elevated respiratory rate, heart rate and blood pressure. His oxygen saturation was also considerably low. Tom's Body…

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3 Pages
Essay

Anatomy

Vestibular and Olfactory Sensory Systems Static and

Words: 1064
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Vestibular and Olfactory Sensory Systems Static and Dynamic Equilibrium Mechanisms of Vestibular-Mediated Equilibrium There are two types of equilibrium that the vestibular system helps to maintain: static and dynamic…

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Essay

Teaching

Instructional Design Models Including Elements Defining Ways

Words: 1001
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

instructional design models, including elements defining ways traditional methods encourage learner involvement. eferences required. A peer reviewed journal article, textbooks, and current journal articles credible websites. Discuss the various…

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Essay

Disease

Woman Entered the National Institutes of Health

Words: 955
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

woman entered the National Institutes of Health esearch Hospital in Bethesda Maryland with a serious, but fairly routine infection; however the subsequent events were to prove anything but routine.…

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Essay

Education

A proper lesson plan

Words: 536
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Lesson Plan Materials Needed • Diagrams • Glossary of terms • Whiteboard/Chalkboard/Computer Projector • Textbooks • Paper • Pens • Pencils • Pencil Sharpeners • Quick reference guides for…

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4 Pages
Essay

Anatomy

Magnetic Resonance System on Patients Magnetic Resonance

Words: 1278
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Magnetic esonance System on patients Magnetic resonance System (Imaging), here after referred to as (MS), or nuclear magnetic resonance imaging (NMI), is a medical imaging technique widely used 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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Data Analysis Chapter

Anatomy

Manipulative Thrust Techniques in Lower

Words: 3037
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Data Analysis Chapter

The practice of manipulative thrust therapy can be dangerous and cases of injuries and tragic events have been recorded. Cases of vertebral artery dissection (VAD) have been recorded in…

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Research Paper

Anatomy

Healthy Heart vs Coronary Disease

Words: 656
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

hen an heart needs more oxygen, such in times of exercise, stress or pharmacological stimuli, blood flow is increased to fulfill this demand. However, the physiological narrowing of arteries…

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5 Pages
Thesis

Business - Miscellaneous

Equine Nutrition -- Review of

Words: 1619
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Thesis

The variability of salt consumption in horses makes it difficult to use salt as a carrier for other nutrients. It is preferable to offer a balanced feed that is…

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Research Proposal

Healthcare

Pulmonary Therapist the Health Care

Words: 633
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

For example, Dr. Gutierrez took me around to the different departments and allowed me to meet and talk with Dustin Bowman, one of his patients. He is 23-year-old, was…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Risk and Hazard Factors of

Words: 3788
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Even though users of light therapy are often advised not to look directly at the light source, the mechanisms of the eye focus incoming light onto the macula, the…

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Term Paper

Anatomy

Buffer Systems in the Body

Words: 1495
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Hypokalemia occurs when the blood plasma level of potassium is too low (below 3.5 mcg). This is the most common electrolyte imbalance. It effects cardiac conduction and function. Calcium…

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Admission Essay

Health - Nursing

Reason for Choosing Nursing as a Career

Words: 838
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Admission Essay

Nursing Personal Statement Choosing Nursing My life has centered upon answering a central question. This question has been a in my mind since I was 10 years old. At…

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Essay

Anatomy

Psychology Impact of Neurotransmitters on

Words: 693
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

d.). Norepinephrine Norepinephrine, one of the monoamine neurotransmitters in the central nervous system, has been reported to be connected to several functions such as memory, cognition, consciousness, and emotion.…

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Research Paper

Sports - Drugs

Risks of Illicit Recreational Use

Words: 1382
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

, 2007). The results of that research indicates that light users of MDMA do exhibit mild cognitive impairment during the short-term in which they occasionally use the drug but…

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