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4 Pages
Essay

Disease

Recovering Motor Function After Stroke and Motor

Words: 1160
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Recovering Motor Function fter Stroke Stroke and Motor Learning Strategies for Recovering Motor Function after Stroke Strategies for Recovering Motor Function after Stroke On an annual basis, close to…

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10 Pages
Essay

Biology

Coping Styles in Middle Aged Stroke Survivors

Words: 2654
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

Coping Styles in Middle Aged Stroke Survivors Extant literature has been dedicated to coping styles in middle aged stroke survivors. Rochette et al. (2006) conducted a study to evaluate…

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5 Pages
Essay

Nursing

Post Stroke Nursing Case Study

Words: 1748
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Nursing Mary Young is a 71-year-old Aboriginal Australian female. She has present with a number of different health issues, including osteoporosis, hypercholesterolaemia, atherosclerosis, atrial fibrillation and Type 2 diabetes.…

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3 Pages
Research Paper

Sports - Women

Pyelonephritis and Ischemic Stroke

Words: 928
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Interventions for: PYELONEPHITIS While most UTIs affect the urethra and bladder, pyelonephritis comes about when there is progression of a urinary tract infection to the upper urinary system. Pyelonephritis,…

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1 Pages
Research Paper

Nursing

cMIT and Stroke Patients

Words: 464
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The treatment approach is constraint-induced movement therapy as an early option for patients’ post-stroke. The kind of scoring to help determine a patient’s functional level is the Fugl-Meyer Assessment…

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3 Pages
Article Review

Communication - Language

Aphasia in the World of Post Strokes

Words: 870
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Article Review

Aphasia In the world of post strokes or major brain injury there are many difficulties to overcome. One such difficulty is aphasia. The most common way to treat aphasia…

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3 Pages
Essay

Sports

Kathy Smith and Jillian Michaels Different Strokes

Words: 925
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Kathy Smith and Jillian Michaels: Different Strokes for Different Folks Not all exercise videos are created equal and we can say the same thing about the instructors that create…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Sports

Swimming Breaststroke Swimming Instruction The Breaststroke the

Words: 1251
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Swimming: Breaststroke SWIING INSTRUCTION: THE BREASTSTROKE The traditional breaststroke underwent radical transformation, leading to a bitter controversy, at the 1956 Summer Olympics in elbourne, Australia. Swimmers had gradually come…

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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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4 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Stroke Hearing Impaired Stroke Victims Plan Physical

Words: 1087
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Stroke Hearing Impaired Stroke Victims Plan: Physical, Occupational, Speech, and Psychological Therapies Implementation: Daily regimen, with one of the four core areas (physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and…

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3 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Stroke Is One of the

Words: 939
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Patients with aphasia struggle with language disorders including both oral and written communication problems. Also, clinical depression is found to be common among many stroke victims. [NINDS] Stroke Prevention…

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5 Pages
Thesis

Disease

Stroke Prevention Prevalence in U S

Words: 1822
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Thesis

The most common cause is blockage of an artery, usually by a piece of atherosclerotic plaque in one of the brain's main arteries that ahs broken off and gotten…

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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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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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4 Pages
Case Study

Healthcare

Stroke Course Name Course Number & Section

Words: 1472
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Case Study

Stroke Stroke is identified as one of the leading causes of death and to decrease mortality rate a review of the causes is required. The importance of measuring and…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Sports - Women

Stroke Advocacy for Women Strokes

Words: 675
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The general exception to that rule is that women are likely to see gynecologists/obstetricians. The fact that certain strains of HPV may be linked to stroke makes this connection…

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2 Pages
Article Review

Teaching

Stroke Integrating Quantitative and Qualitative

Words: 654
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Article Review

It was also found that higher levels of education were associated with a greater sense of well being across the dimensions. Using the prior quantitative information as a guideline,…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Sports - Women

Migraines & Strokes Migraine and

Words: 1964
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

These include aging, family history, diabetes, and artery disease. (Women and Stroke) There are numerous factors that contribute to stroke prevention that are useful in a nursing situation. The…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Weather

Heat Stroke There Is One

Words: 331
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

"If the victim refuses water, is vomiting, or there are changes in the level of consciousness, they should not be given anything to eat or drink (http://www.redcross.org/services/disaster/keepsafe/heat.html#treat)." Conclusion Heat…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Grandmother Had a Stroke and

Words: 1240
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Question Reading the Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down was a pivotal moment in my life, completely shifting my perspective about health care and the duties of doctors…

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4 Pages
Essay

Teaching

Nurse Instruction

Words: 1104
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

nursing development class. The theme of Stroke and brain injury will be continued to be used in order to highlight how an instructive class may be developed, instituted and…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Healthcare

Marketing in Health Care

Words: 613
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Marketing in Health Care Problems Faced by the Stroke Center Some of the problems faced by the Stroke Center are caused by lack of information and knowledge acquired by…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Sports

Biomechanical Principles

Words: 1555
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Biomechanical Priciples Biomechanical Principles Biomechanics is the study of mechanical and physics principles in relation to motion in sports. Every sport has its biomechanical theories and each one is…

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4 Pages
Essay

Psychology

Absence Within the Neurological Community of Executive

Words: 1250
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

absence within the neurological community of executive function performance testing for various real-world activities (that include multi-tasking) on subjects who have suffered brain damage (Baum & al, 2008). By…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Medicine

Warfarin vs Debagatrin

Words: 1986
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Efficacy and Safety of Dabigatran vs. Warfarin for Stroke After more than five decades as the preferred anticoagulant worldwide, warfarin is being challenged by a new rival that doesn't…

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3 Pages
Essay

Agriculture

Executive Function Performance Test Efpt for Healthcare

Words: 736
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Executive Function Performance Test (EFPT) for healthcare practitioners who deal with mild and moderate-severity stroke patients. Executive function is important to overall health because it allows us to regulate…

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4 Pages
Case Study

Psychology

Healthcare Master Case Study Baum C M Et

Words: 1301
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Case Study

Healthcare Master Case Study Baum, C.M., et al. (2008). eliability, Validity, and Clinical Utility of the Executive Function Performance Test: A Measure of Executive Function in a Sample of…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Communication

Communication Swallowing Disorders

Words: 2077
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Swallowing Difficulty and Speech Difficulty on Quality of Life in Patients with PEG Tubes vs. Those on NGT Feeding Systems Stroke can effect neurological functioning and can have an…

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3 Pages
Thesis

Women's Issues - Sexuality

Executive Functions for People Who

Words: 854
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

In order to avoid that for this study, reliability of the EFPT was measured through trained raters who rated participants. How they were rated by the EFPT and by…

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7 Pages
Essay

Teaching

Transactional Analysis in Education Educational Transactional Analysis

Words: 2146
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Transactional Analysis in Education Educational Transactional Analysis is the area for this case study example where the client is a school that is experiencing a rise in unruly delinquent…

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47 Pages
Research Proposal

Family and Marriage

People Help Themselves An Interdisciplinary

Words: 12988
Length: 47 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

The study will also be important to those in the future, because scientists have not yet found ways to cure these chronic illnesses or correct some of these problems…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology

How Anger Affects the Brain and Body

Words: 718
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Anger and Its Effects Anger is a very intense feeling, and can be characterized by a number of behaviors. These include grinding teeth, an increased heart rate, rising blood…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Art  (general)

Paul Cezanne's Mont Sainte Victoire

Words: 343
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Now I will discuss the middle ground of the painting. The middle ground consists of a triangular shape and of the roadway leading back to the focal point. Together…

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4 Pages
Essay

Exercise

Patient Mr D Is a 74-Year-Old Male

Words: 1216
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Patient, Mr. D., is a 74-year-old male Caucasian, married and retired. Mr. D. complains of dizziness and weakness. Type-2 diabetes was diagnosed in 1994, hypertension in 2002, and arthritis…

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7 Pages
Capstone Project

Economics

Grady Health

Words: 2045
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Capstone Project

Strategic Planning Financial Plan Explanation Grady's budgeting is done on an incremental basis. What this means is that the budget for next year will be based on the budget…

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7 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Prevention of Obesity

Words: 3241
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

Obesity in Los Angeles County The United States, while being one of the most technologically developed countries in the world, is not a healthy nation. Typically, when we think…

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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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2 Pages
Term Paper

Health - Nutrition

Nursing Nutrition

Words: 821
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Risk Factors for Mr. Jablonski CHD: Mr. J is a classic case for a potential Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) patient. His history shows several risk factors, which can be…

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15 Pages
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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5 Pages
Research Paper

Healthcare

Organization Assessment Good Shepherd Medical

Words: 1323
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Paper

For example, because different etiologies require corresponding therapeutic designs and mechanisms (Spector, 2000; Steefel, 2002), specific support group makeup must consider the need to develop different strategies and methodologies…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Medicine

Applying to Doctor of Pharmacy

Words: 598
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

I was also inspired by the communication skills and dedication pharmacists showed in making my aunt's course of treatment comprehensible, so my aunt understood why she was taking certain…

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6 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Gerontological & Griatric Nursing Nursing Paper-Gerontological &

Words: 1693
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

GEONTOLOGICAL & GIATIC NUSING Nursing Paper-Gerontological & Griatric Nursing End of Life Issues and the Elderly (2) "Identify and discuss the role of the nurse in providing family centred…

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3 Pages
Admission Essay

Health - Nursing

Reason I Selected the University of Alabama

Words: 1061
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Admission Essay

reason I selected the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing for graduate studies in nursing is because I ultimately seek to become a leader in the field…

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6 Pages
Research Proposal

Healthcare

People Die Each Year of Cardiac Related

Words: 1615
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

People die each year of cardiac related health problems. Some die of heart attacks and others of congestive heart failure and so forth. This research proposal highlights five peer…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Business

Customer Services it Takes Examples

Words: 3631
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The employees should be firmly committed to the firm, they are the face of a firm (also its eyes and ears). The staff focus should be involved in the…

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2 Pages
Research Proposal

Communication

Personal Statement for the Past

Words: 622
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

My career path solidified in front of me, I have maintained this focus since the end of my studies. I believe that the more I am exposed to this…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Business - Miscellaneous

Public Awareness and Human Diseases

Words: 2069
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

A way to better distribute the information that is being taught in the classrooms is also through the community so that the changes are also effecting the parents to…

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3 Pages
Essay

Health - Nursing

Ecmo an Overview of Extracorporeal

Words: 820
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

ECMO requires constant monitoring and assessment in order to maintain proper oxygen saturation levels, blood pressure, and circulatory activity (Schuerer et al. 2008; Mielck & Quintel 2005). Institutional experience…

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11 Pages
Term Paper

Urban Studies

Rock Decided to Meet Lucas

Words: 3404
Length: 11 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Miami was where it all happened. I dated then. I guess you could say I had a life. Back then, if I were to be living under any rock,…

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4 Pages
Research Proposal

Sports - Drugs

Rdrn Tobacco and Its Subsequent

Words: 1733
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Sample Questionnaire: The Topic Company: DN. Interviewed: Questionnaire: 1) Does the organization treat management and leadership as one in the same? YES or NO 2) Does the organization rely…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Disease

Diabetes According to America Diabetes

Words: 678
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

The high levels of blood glucose lead to the production of insulin therefore patients have excessive production of insulin. There is insulin resistance and hence body cells do not…

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5 Pages
Essay

Healthcare

Healthcare Quality Management Pdca Modeling in Healthcare

Words: 1458
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Healthcare Quality Management PDCA Modeling in Healthcare Psychiatric emergencies in medical settings may be particularly challenging since the staff does not encounter them frequently and may not have experience…

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2 Pages
Essay

Communication

Communication Cues

Words: 725
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

nonverbal behavior has James made? From the case study provided, there are various mistakes of James' own nonverbal behavior. Nonverbal behaviors such as emotions, attitudes and personality traits come…

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5 Pages
Essay

Sports

Special Interest Hobby Swimming Is the Only

Words: 1485
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Special Interest Hobby: Swimming Swimming is the only activity that I enjoy doing so much. This is because it involves the whole of my body yet at the same…

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7 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology

Improved Screening Tool for Mild Cognitive Impairment

Words: 2086
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

As expected, NIHSS scores indicated mild stroke severity, while the FIM scores suggested moderate motor deficits. A comparison of the demographic variables for the patients that met the inclusion…

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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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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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7 Pages
Term Paper

Disease

Ergonomics Also Known as Human

Words: 2338
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Use tools and equipment that are properly designed to reduce the risk of wrist injury, (Zieve & Eltz 2010) Workstations, tools and tool handles, and tasks can be redesigned…

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3 Pages
Essay

Transportation

Combustion Engine Works the Development of Engines

Words: 1023
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Combustion Engine Works The development of engines and other machineries revolutionized industrialization particularly in the area of transportation whereby the transport of raw materials, finished products and people made…

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10 Pages
Research Proposal

Health - Nursing

Orem's Theory of Self-Care Deficit

Words: 3089
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

In reaction, diabetes research looks into pharmacological options and changes in lifestyle to contain the trend. Recent findings point to the need for healthcare professionals to empower diabetes sufferers…

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