Recent Homework Questions About Diseases & Disorders
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
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!
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 4:16pm
were some reasons that spain was able to colonize disease, horses, and weapons??
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 2:51pm
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
________ 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
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
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...
Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 9:09pm
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
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 4:13pm
B) Age is a confounder of the relationship between gender and heart disease.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 3:44pm
describe the lifestyle disease or behaviour
Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 12:38am