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Medical Billing & Coding
This 65-year-old chronic cigarette smoker for the past 40 years was admitted to the hospital with acute exacerbation of her chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. She has a history of anxiety syndrome due to hypothyrodism, and it maintained on medications for both the anxiety ...
Friday, November 1, 2013 at 12:15am

informal logic
Which of the following may not qualify as a falsifiable claim? (Points : 1) Your luck will improve. Your house will be sold tomorrow. Granite is more dense than sand. Smoking may cause heart disease.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 9:35am

science help plzzz
Multiple Choice 1. At the chromosomal level, what is the difference between human males and human females? (1 point) All males have a Y chromosome, and females do not. All males have an X chromosome, and females do not. All males have 47 chromosomes, and females only have 46. ...
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 11:54pm

HCA/220
I need help with a discussion question due in week 8. You work in a training and development department of a medical facility. You are asked to develop a training manual for a new employee with no medical terminology background. The new hire will work in orthopedics department...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 10:17am

History
Will you please check my answers? 1. Which of the following is an example of new economic divisions in the European peasantry that began to occur during the fifteenth century? A. Peasants throughout Europe became poorer. B. Peasants living in the Balkans became freer. C. ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 2:31pm

biology
Since both genes (dominant) from one parent are for normal development, the chances for any child are 50% to be a carrier, but none will have the disease.
Friday, October 18, 2013 at 7:47pm

biology
The frequency of carriers of this disease is 0.02 in a particular population. Consider many couples like 6 and 7 where one parent is affected and the other is unaffected. On average, what is the chance that the first child of these couples will be affected? Please give a ...
Monday, October 14, 2013 at 3:58pm

health
D - evidenced by the USDA Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2010: “Mean intake of seafood in the United States is approximately 3 1/2 ounces per week, and increased intake is recommended. Seafood contributes a range of nutrients, notably the omega-3 fatty acids, ...
Friday, October 11, 2013 at 8:03pm

Social studies help please
1. Great early American civilizations built large cities In Central and South America In Alaska On the plains of North America In Asia 2. Spanish explorers first arrived in the Americas In the nineteenth century In the late 1400s In the late 1500s In the seventeenth century 3...
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 7:57pm

Health
The shoulder-to-hip ratio is useful to assess one's fat distribution pattern and future chronic disease risk? T OR F
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 11:59pm

English
In October, 1347, after decades of trading the most luxurious goods, trading ships sailed into the port of Messina, Sicily, carrying a terrifying cargo--the disease now known as the bubonic plague. This infamous plague caused an estimated 25 million Europeans to die, about one...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 2:04pm

English
Is this grammatically correct: In October, 1347, after decades of trading the most luxurious goods, trading ships sailed into the port of Messina, Sicily, carrying a terrifying cargo--the disease now known as the bubonic plague, the infamous plague in which caused an estimated...
Monday, October 7, 2013 at 1:59pm

biology
Yes. (1) XA Xa (2) Xa Y (3) Xa Xa (4) XA Y (5) XA Xa (6) XA Y (7) XA Xa (8) XA Xa (9) XA X_ (10) Xa Y (11) Xa Y ii) If you chose "yes" above. If Individuals 5 and 6 have another son, what is the probability that the boy will be affected by the disease? 0.5
Friday, October 4, 2013 at 6:39am

science
For many years pellagra was believed to be an infectious disease promoted by unsanitary conditions. it was common in sanatoriums and orphanages but only among the patients and not the staff. a study of the diets showed that suffers of pellagra rarely ate high quality proteins...
Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 12:09pm

Statistics
1. A human gene carries a certain disease from a mother to her child with a probability rate of 0.58. That is, there is a 58% chance that the child becomes infected with the disease. Suppose a female carrier of the gene has five children. Assume that the infections, or lack ...
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 10:52pm

macroeconomic
Secondhand smoke globally kills more than 600,000 people each year, accounting for 1 percent of all deaths worldwide, according to a new study. . . . Researchers estimated that annually secondhand smoke causes about 379,000 deaths from heart disease, 165,000 deaths from lower ...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 1:26pm

Statistics- Multiple Choice Question
I would say A if the exposure misclassification is not related to the individual's disease status. Check this!
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 6:41pm

Statistics- Multiple Choice Question
The investigators suspect that military men may not tell the truth about visiting a CSW. Some may say they did visit a CSW when they actually did not; others will say they did not visit a CSW when they actually did. Is this: A. Nondifferential misclassification of exposure B. ...
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 9:50pm

Statistics (Please help!!!)
The investigators suspect that military men may not tell the truth about visiting a CSW. Some may say they did visit a CSW when they actually did not; others will say they did not visit a CSW when they actually did. Is this: A. Nondifferential misclassification of exposure B. ...
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 9:29pm

Introduction to Occupational Thearpy
1. What type of facility treats most of conditions and may offer outpatient occupational therapy services? A. federal institutions B. rehabilitation hospitals C. acute care hospital D. work hardening centers (My Answer is B) 2. Which of the following professions considers the ...
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 10:21am

Anatomy Physiology 1
1) How would the effects of a collagen vascular disease that affected only the collagen in reticular fibers differ from the effects of collagen fibers on organs & tissues? 2) Does fibrocartilage provide an articular surface as smooth as original hyaline cartilage? Why or why not?
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 8:49pm

Two Voice poem
I'm a terrible poet! But you might mention disease brought by the Europeans and slavery from the native's voice. You might also mention Columbus's search for gold and the free labor available.
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 4:41pm

Life orientation
describe the lifestyle disease or behaviour
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 1:42pm

Life orientation
describe the lifestyle disease or behaviour
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 1:41pm

Social studies
were some reasons that spain was able to colonize disease, horses, and weapons??
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 3:09pm

science
Nitrate concentrations exceeding 44.3 mg NO3-/L are a concern in drinking water due to the infant disease, methemoglobinemia. Nitrate concentrations near three rural wells were reported as 0.01 mg NO3- N/L, 1.3 mg NO3- N/L, and 20.0 mg NO3- N/L. Do any of these three wells ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 9:02am

Heath
________ is the most frequently reported bacterial sexually transmitted disease in the United States A. Chlamydia B. Syphilis C. Herpes D. Gonorrhea
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 10:17pm

writing
How can I rewrite this introduction paragraph as a CONCLUSION paragraph? Tuesdays with Morrie is a very meaningful and powerful novel. In the novel the author Mitch album is recapping on the last few weeks he spent with his dear friend and college professor Morrie Schwartz who...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 3:10pm

Biology
Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "huntington disease genetic probability" to get this source: Huntington's disease is inherited in an autosomal dominant fashion. The probability of each offspring inheriting an affected...
Monday, August 19, 2013 at 10:36am

Biology
The father of a mating pair expresses Huntington disease. The mother is healthy. What is the recurrence risk for the offspring? Draw a Punnett square to demonstrate the inheritance.
Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 9:09pm

STATISTICS
You are performing a cohort study to look at risk factors for breast cancer in postmenopausal women. If the probability of developing breast cancer among smokers is .05 for the study duration, then if you sample 100 smokers, how many do you expect to develop the disease? Give ...
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 7:10pm

STATISTICS
B) Age is a confounder of the relationship between gender and heart disease.
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 6:24pm

STATISTICS
I don't think this can be determined from the information given. You would also have to know the prevalence of the disease in the population. Check this to be sure.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 6:46pm

STATISTICS
A particular diagnostic test for disease X has a sensitivity of 90% and a specificity of 90%. What is the negative predictive value of the test? 90% 10% 1% 18% It cannot be determined from the information given.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 4:13pm

STATISTICS
You are performing a cohort study to look at risk factors for breast cancer in postmenopausal women. If the probability of developing breast cancer among smokers is .05 for the study duration, then if you sample 100 smokers, how many do you expect to develop the disease? Give ...
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 5:45am

STATISTICS
You are performing a cohort study to look at risk factors for breast cancer in postmenopausal women. If the probability of developing breast cancer among smokers is .05 for the study duration, then if you sample 100 smokers, how many do you expect to develop the disease? Give ...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 3:57pm

STATISTICS
In a cross-sectional study of heart disease and gender in middle-aged men and women, 10% of men in the sample had prevalent heart disease compared with only 5% of women in the sample. After adjusting for age in multivariate logistic regression, the odds ratio for heart disease...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 3:44pm

STATISTICS
A particular diagnostic test for disease X has a sensitivity of 90% and a specificity of 90%. What is the negative predictive value of the test? 90% 10% 1% 18% It cannot be determined from the information given
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 3:41pm

l.o
a)Mention 5 factors that contribute to the disease/behaviour Hiv&aids. (b) provide five ways in which you critically discuss how lifestyle diseases Hiv&aids impact on the teenager?(c)write a paragraph of approximately 100 words in which you make 5 recommendations on how to ...
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 1:43pm

l.o
Please post this as a new question. Also tell us which lifestyle disease/behaviour you need.
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 12:19pm

l.o
B) provide five ways in which you critically discuss how lifestyle disease/behaviour impact on the teenager?
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 12:18pm

l.o
(a)Describe the lifestyle disease/behaviour.Mention 5 factors that contribute to the disease/behaviour.
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 12:13pm

Statistics
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) collects yearly statistics on drinking behavior in the United States by surveying a random sample of U.S. adults. The following data display the percent of adults aged 18 years and over who had 5 or more drinks in 1 day at least once in ...
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 11:31pm

Life orientation
Which life style disease/behavior?
Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 1:52pm

Life orientation
Which life style disease/behavior ?
Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 1:49pm

Life orientation
Describe the life style disease/behavior and explain 5 factors that contribute to the lack of physical fitness and proper nutrition in the adolescent
Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 1:48pm

Life orientation
Describe the life style /behavior and explain 5 factors that contribute to the disease cancer
Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 1:45pm

Life orientation
Describe the life style disease/behavior and explain 5 factors that contribute to the lack of physical fitness and proper nutrition in the adolescent
Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 1:31pm

Calculus
During a flu epidemic, the number of children in the Woodbridge Community School System who contracted influenza after t days was given by the following. Q(t) = 8000/(1+199 e^(-0.6 t)) (a) How many children were stricken by the flu after the first day? children (b) How many ...
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 8:53pm

Statistics
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) collects yearly statistics on drinking behavior in the United States by surveying a random sample of U.S. adults. The following data display the percent of adults aged 18 years and over who had 5 or more drinks in 1 day at least once in ...
Monday, July 8, 2013 at 4:13am

Medical Coding and Billing
This is a 35-year-old HIV-positive male with progressive lymphadenopathy and unexplained fevers, night sweats, and chills. CT scan of the chest, abdomen, pelvis, and neck showed extensive lymphadenopathy involving mediastinum and left hilum, paratracheal nodal chains, ...
Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 11:25pm

Med terms
I find nine(9)words, but I need ten (10) I do not know what I am missing. But I am missing a word and place my finger on it. Dob chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) aphonia sputum apnea days dyspnea paroxysm ventilator So what is I missing here?!
Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 6:15pm

health
A. diphtheria. B. deadly epidemics. C. heart disease. D. influenza.
Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 6:52pm

Eng
The second Greek root of the word psychosomatic means A. fluid. B. body. C. mental D. disease. Answer is b
Friday, June 21, 2013 at 1:53pm

life orientation
Provide five ways in which you critically discuss how life style /behaviour disease impact on the teenage
Friday, June 21, 2013 at 3:08am

Science
what are the four steps need to ascertain whether a fungus was the causes of the disease.
Thursday, June 13, 2013 at 11:20am

Businees and Technical Writing
Hello, I have Business and Technical Writing paper and it has me a little stumpped. I just dont know how I can fill the requirements of the paper by the detail scenario given. I am assuming that based on the scenario I can adress the problem as a communication malfunction But ...
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 2:32pm

grade12 LO
Critically discuss how lifestyle disease/behaviour impact on the teenager\
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 4:37pm

life orientation
What disease?
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 3:46pm

life orientation
mention5 factors that contribute to the disease
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 3:45pm

life orientation grade 12
(a)Behaviour and 10 explanation of Cancer. (b)10 behaviour of disease on the teenager.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 12:06pm

Life o
Describe the life style of Hypertension disease and 12 explanation. Provid 10 ways in which you critically discuss how life style/behaviour disease impact on the teenager?
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 11:38am

Statistics
Individuals who have a certain gene have a 0.50 probability of contracting a certain disease. Suppose that 1,940 individuals with the gene participate in a lifetime study. What is the standard deviation of the number of people who eventually contract the disease? Round your ...
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 11:25pm

life oreintation
Provide five ways in which you critically discuss how lifestyle disease/behaviour of hiv&aids impact on the teenagers
Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 9:17am

LIFE OREINTATION
Describe the lifestyle disease/behaviour of hiv/aids
Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 9:02am

LIFE ORIENTATION
Hiv Aids lifestyle disease/behaviour, mention 5 factors that contribite to the disease/behaviour
Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 3:39am

Life Orientation
http://www.google.com/webhp?source=searc​h_app#gs_rn=15&gs_ri=psy-ab&suggest=p&cp​=11&gs_id=17&xhr=t&q=prevent+heart+disea​se&es_nrs=true&pf=p&output=search&sclien​t=psy-ab&oq=prevent+hea&gs_l=&pbx=1&bav=​on.2,or.r_qf.&bvm=bv.47244034,d.aWc&fp=5&#...
Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 10:55am

biology
Alkaptonuria results when an individual has no functional HGD enzyme. Without functional HGD, breakdown of excess tyrosine stops at homogentisate. The accumulated homogentisate is polymerized by the enzyme polyphenol oxidase to a complex set of molecules called “...
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 7:16am

kuhlekonke
how to changed the way in which you will view lifestyle disease in the future
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 4:37am

Biologyyy
The Global Issue of Hepatitis C Hepatitis C Virus Infection Hepatitis C and its Prevention Nursing and Hepatitis C A Sexually Transmitted Disease: Hepatitis C Characteristics of Hepatitis C Hepatitis C: Diagnosis and Treatment Hope this Helps!
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 3:04pm

life orientation
describe the lifestyle disease (cancer) or behaviour and also mention 5 factors that contribute to the disease
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 2:10pm

life orientation
behaviour disease impact on the teenager?
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 12:56pm

life orientation
Describe the lifestyle disease and 5 factors that contribute to the dieseas.
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 3:37am

life orientation
Which disease/behavior?
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:26pm

life orientation
Describe the life style disease/behaviour and explain facts factors that contribute to the disease
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 3:20pm

Life Orientation
Write a paragraph of approximately 100-150 words in which u make 5 recommendations on how to overcome the HIV nd Aids life style disease
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 1:42am

science
The type and severity of disease/disorder. Who is doing the praying, patient or others?
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 6:37pm

life orientation
Provide five ways in which you critically discuss how lifestyle cancer disease impact on the teenagers
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 5:29pm

Grade 12 LIFE ORIENTATION
Which disease?
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 4:26pm

Grade 12 LIFE ORIENTATION
Discribe the lifestyle disease/behaviour.Mention 5 factors that contribute to the disease/behaviour
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 3:55pm

life orientation
Conclusion in which you explain in 1 paragraph what you have learn in this assignment and how it has change the way in which you will view lifestyle disease or behaviour in the future
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 11:35am

life orientation
Provide 5 or more ways in which you critically discuss how life style / behaviour disease impact on the teenager
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 11:27am

LIFE ORIENTATION
Which disease?
Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 11:20am

LIFE ORIENTATION
DESCRIBE THE LIFESTYLE DISEASE & EXAMPLES & FACTORS THAT CONTRIBUTE TO THE DISEASE
Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 5:14am

World History
1. The purpose of American and European imperialism in the Pacific was mainly to gain. A. markets fro manufactured products B. coaling stations and naval bases C. sources of raw materials D. places for surplus population I said C. 2. The development of antiseptics during the ...
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 3:39pm

life orientation
provide 5 (or more) ways in which you critically discuss how life style /behavior disease impact on teenager.the disease is hiv and aids.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 4:32pm

Economics
I am having problems answering the question below can you please help? With probability p, you will catch a disease that reduces your income from y, its level when you are healthy, to y-k, where k > 0. A vaccine is available, at cost c, that reduces the probability of your ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 4:45pm

Life orientation
Which disease?
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11:42am

Life orientation
Impact of lifestyle disease on the teenagers
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11:40am

Ms sue please help
There are some repetitive elements in there. See if you think this works: Raynaud's disease occurs when the small arteries (arterioles) that serve the fingers, toes, ears, or nose go into spasm. These spasms cut off blood supply and cause fingers and toes or the tips of ...
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 6:24pm

Ms sue please help
Hey ms sue can you please help me to simplify this paragraph? Raynaud's disease occurs when the small arteries (arterioles) that serve the fingers, toes, ears, or nose go into spasm. When arterioles go into spasm, they cut off blood supply and cause digits (fingers and ...
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 5:17pm

life orientation
describe the substance abuse of both legal and illegal drogs among the youth and explain the the factors that contribute to the disease.
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 9:24am

Raynaud's
Hey I want to shorten this paragraph out which tells what Raynaud's is, can anyone please simplify it and make it shorter thanks? Raynaud's disease occurs when the small arteries (arterioles) that serve the fingers, toes, ears, or nose go into spasm. When arterioles go...
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 2:20pm

disease
Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "lifestyle heart disease behaviour impact teenager" to get these possible sources: http://www.google.com/search?client=safa​ri&rls=en&q=lifestyle+heart+disease+beha​viour+impact...
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 1:07pm

Grade 12 life orientation
Describe the life style of hiv and aids/behaviour and explain 5(or more)facors that contribute to the disease
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 10:50am

disease
Provide five ways in which you critically discuss how lifestyle heart disease behaviour impact on the teenager
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 3:28am

LIFE ORIENTATION
LACK OF PHYSICAL FITNESS AND PROPER NUTRITION IN ADOLESCENT.DESCRIBE THE LIFESTYLE DISEASE.MENTION 5 FACTORS THAT CONTRIBUTE TO THE DISEASE.
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 5:05am

life orientation
The practice of high risk sexual behaviour amongst teenagers.describe The lifestyle disease/behaviour.mention 5(or more)factors that contributes the disease/behaviour
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 4:42am

life orientation
Which disease?
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 5:41pm

life orientation
describe the lack of physical fitness and 5 factors that contribute to the disease?
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 5:40pm

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