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anatomy and physiology
A 67-year-old man is diagnosed with cancer and subsequently undergoes chemotherapy. As an expected side effect of chemotherapy, his bone marrow stops functioning. What is a potential consequence of this loss of function?
December 3, 2010 by stacy

body systems
A 67-year-old man is diagnosed with cancer and subsequently undergoes chemotherapy. As an expected side effect of chemotherapy, his bone marrow stops functioning. What is a potential consequence of this loss of function? A. His calcium levels will decrease. B. He’ll suffer ...
March 25, 2009 by Annie

health
A 67 year old man is diagnosed with cancer subsequently undergoes chemotherapy. As an excpected side affect of chemotherapy, his bone marrow stops functioning. What ia a potential consequence of this loss of function? A. his calcium levels will decrease. B. he'll suffer bone ...
June 23, 2010 by Jackie

Psychology
1) Marie receives chemotherapy for her cancer, and the chemotherapy makes her very nauseous. During her third visit, just the sight of the treatment room made her nauseous. She tried to relax, but she could not help feeling ill even though the nurse has not yet started her ...
November 12, 2009 by Hannah

Health
I was wondering if these are correct. 1. The patient had a cystectomy. What does the root of this word mean? A. Kidney B. Bladder C. Sac D. Meatus Answer: C 2. When the uterus extends outside the !@#$%^&, a condition known as ______ exists. A. dysplasia B. hyperplasia C. ...
March 31, 2010 by B B

Health
1. The patient had a cystectomy. What does the root of this word mean? A. Kidney B. Bladder C. Sac D. Meatus Answer: C 2. When the uterus extends outside the !@#$%^&, a condition known as ______ exists. A. dysplasia B. hyperplasia C. Bartholin's gland abscess D. prolapse ...
March 31, 2010 by Brenda

medical terminology
dr hammer has scheduled a patient for chemotherapy. the patient had a mastectomy on june 1, 2000. Chemotherapy used after surgery is referred to as A) adjuvant, B) hormone, C) biologic, D) simulation
October 30, 2010 by ceecee

Health/Language
How was cancer treated before chemotherapy?
September 25, 2007 by Clöe

Medical
What is the main difference between treating cancer with radiation therapy and treating cancer with chemotherapy?
May 5, 2009 by Stephanie

Medical Terminology
Could someone please check my answers. If they are incorrect could you please give me the correct answers or tell me where I could find them.. Thanks... 1. A patient has unrealistic thoughts and behaviors despite an awareness that they’re inappropriate. She’s experiencing A. ...
May 23, 2010 by Kelsey

science
(a) Explain why DNA replication is necessary for mitosis. How are drugs that inhibit DNA replication useful in the treatment of cancer? (b) Describe and explain some of the risks and unfortunate, yet common, side effects associated with this kind of chemotherapy?
September 8, 2012 by peanut

Humanities
Please help me to create a priority list for the heart transplant for the following four potential organ recipients and explain your decision 1. A 72 year old woman, whose family depend on her help 2. A 32 year old man, who is currently in prison for violent crimes 3. A 43 ...
February 15, 2008 by Amina

Anatomy and Physiology
Please check my answer thank you An approach to skin cancer treatment would involve surgery, either alone or combined with what ? I think chemotherapy
March 21, 2008 by Kaleigh-Anne

ENGLISH
Please check for any errors and correct them. Any any suggestions would be great. Cancer is known as an unbiased killer that knows no race, age or sex of its victims. The disease, lung cancer, is the number one cause of cancer deaths in the United States. Lung cancer takes ...
January 11, 2012 by Chandra

PHARMOCOLOGY
aLTERNATIVES FOR GABAPENTIN, LESS SIDE EFFECTS. NEURONTIN ORIGINALLY PRESCRIBED FOR NEUROPATHY, POST BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT.
February 6, 2008 by JANE

health
A man is shot in the head, and the bullet stops just outside the dura nater. What is the innermost layer that the bullet has penetrated? A. Skin B. Bone C. fat D. Periosteum I think it is BONE from what I have seen in the diagram
December 3, 2010 by betty

biology
You are the director of research for a drug company. The following list of candidate drugs is brought to you. Which is the most likely to be worth developing as a cancer chemotherapy agent? A drug that a. interferes with cellular respiration b. causes cells to divide at a ...
July 7, 2010 by Amy

Anatomy and Physiology
Hi, i have to right a research paper about the origins and history of a cancer. I do not know where to find this information. We can choose any type of cancer, but i do not know where to find this information(who first diagnosed it, when was it first diagnosed)
September 16, 2009 by Jacob

probaility
Of all 40-year-old women, 1% have breast cancer. If a woman has breast cancer, a mammogram will give a positive indication for cancer 90% of the time. If a woman does not have breast cancer, a mammogram will give a positive indication for cancer 9% of the time. If a 40-year-...
August 30, 2010 by jim

body system
a 63 year old man has become progressively hard of hearing. hes a retired airplane maechanic. what kind of hearing loss is this man most likely to have
September 21, 2013 by Anonymous

health
A seven year old boy breaks his tibia and requires immobilization by a hard cast for six weeks until the break heals. A potential consequence of this therapy is atrophy of the
February 3, 2010 by Mary

biology
A seven-year-old boy breaks his tibia and requires immobilization by a hard cast for six weeks until the break heals. A potential consequence of this therapy is atrophy of the
February 15, 2010 by Anonymous

sensory organs
A 63-year-old man has become progressively hard of hearing. He’s a retired airplane mechanic. What kind of hearing loss is this man likely to have? A. Conductive C. Sensorineural B. Infectious D. External
August 24, 2009 by Anonymous

english
the essay needs to be proof read and any suggestions or corrections will be greatly helpful! The Unbiased Killer Caner is known as unbiased killer that knows no race, age or sex of it victims. The disease lung cancer is the Number one cause of cancer deaths for United States ...
December 17, 2011 by n/a

Social Studies
Which of these people is in the labor force? A. a 32-year old man who has decided to stop working for some time. B. a 46-year old man who is unemployed but looking for a new job. B
February 10, 2014 by Anonymous

Communication Skills
I have this text and i don't understand the question that's below it (English is not my first language... and im not looking for answer its just i'd like to understand the question so i can come up with answer myself) Charlotte is a 43 year old mother of two, who is attending ...
November 11, 2011 by Viola

Science
In which way does the circulatory system rely on the skeletal system? Glucose is secreted by compact bone as an energy source for blood. Spongy bone stores minerals needed by blood cells. Bones provide a source of oxygen to blood. Blood cells are produced in bone marrow.
May 6, 2014 by Anonymous

math
A 28-year-old man pays $192 for a one-year life insurance policy with coverage of $150,000. If the probability that he will live through the year is 0.9989, what is the expected value for the insurance policy?
October 8, 2009 by TJ

science 1 question
In which way does the circulatory system rely on the skeletal system? A. Glucose is secreted by compact bone as an energy source for blood. B. Spongy bone stores minerals needed by blood cells. C. Bones provide a source of oxygen to blood. D. Blood cells are produced in bone ...
February 3, 2015 by SkatingDJ

math
during a clinical study, a medical company found 3 out of 70 people experienced a side effect when using a certain medicine. The company predicts 63,000 people will use the medicine next year. How many people are expected to experience a side effect? 3/70=x/63000 18900=70x x=...
December 17, 2013 by elle

Anatomy And Physiology
A 63 year old man has become progressively hard of hearing. He's a retired airplane mechanic. He also notices a lot of wax in his ears. What kind of hearing loss is this man likely to have? A. conductive B. conductive AND sensorinueral
February 21, 2009 by Bailey

Anatomy and Physiology
A 63-year-old man has become progressively hard of hearing. He's a retired airplane mechanic. He also notices a lot of wax in his ears. What kind of hearing loss is this man likely to have? A. Conductive B. Conductive AND sensorineural
February 21, 2009 by Bailey

health
A seven-year-old boy breaks his tibia and requires immobilization by a hard cast for six weeks until the break heals. A potential consequence of this therapy is atrophy of the A. pectoralis major. C. gastrocnemius. B. serratus anterior. D. trapezius. (C)
March 25, 2009 by Anonymous

disease/mitosis
What disease is caused when cells in body divide too rapidly by mitosis? It has been suggested that both certain types of cancer and Alzheimers have a relationship to mitotic disease. 1. Cancer 2. Elephantiosis (spelling?)The Elephant Man Is a good example, and movie. 3. ...
October 24, 2006 by matthew

Law and Ethics Medical
. Which of the following has the most potential to treat the widest variety of diseases? A. Adult bone marrow B. Stem cells in umbilical cord blood C. Amniotic stem cells D. Embryonic stem cells A?
May 3, 2015 by debbie

precalc
It's estimated that 9,300 deaths occurred from skin cancer at the end of year 2000 and that 200,000 deaths from skin cancer might occur by the end of 2050. Assuming the number of annual number of skin cancer deaths increases geometrically, what is the expected number of deaths...
September 7, 2010 by Anonymous

Math
Forensic scientists use the lengths of certain bones to calculate the height of person. A bone often used is the tibia (t), the bone from the ankle to the knee. A man’s height (h) is determined from the length of this bone using a function defined by the following formula: h(t...
February 28, 2014 by Silvio

Law and Ethics Medical
Which of the following has the most potential to treat the widest variety of diseases? A. Adult bone marrow B. Stem cells in umbilical cord blood C. Amniotic stem cells D. Embryonic stem cells I have NO CLUE on what is the right choice
May 3, 2015 by debbie

Finance
Your company is considering a replacement of an old delivery van with a new one that is more efficient. The old van cost $30,000 when it was purchased 5 years ago. The old van is being depreciated using the simplified straight line method over a useful life of 10 years. The ...
June 27, 2011 by Nance

Medical Terminology
The combining form chem/o is used to form the word chemotherapy because therapy begins with a ____________?
September 10, 2012 by Anonymous

Advance Coding
how to code the following with POA indicator patient admitted for chemotherapy for an azathioprione I V58.11, 285.3 drug induced aplastic anemia 284.89/D61.1.
May 4, 2013 by Louise Bradley

Health
1. A 15-year old female patient has experienced daily nausea for the past two months. The patient states that she feels like "I've eaten something that has upset my stomach.: She denies vomiting and weight loss. The patient has noticed a weight gain of 10 lb within this two-...
March 30, 2010 by B B

Health/ Basic Clinical Procedures
please check mey answer thanks which of the following patient's need special attention by the medical assisnt while measuring height A 19 year old B 77 year old C 15 year old D 25 year old I think it is C because they are young,however the 77 year old may also need some help
April 21, 2008 by Helana

health
A 72 year old man is diagnosed with a 7 cm primary tumor in his colon, which has spread to his liver. Which of the following features indicate that the tumor is malignant? A. The patients advanced age B.The location of the primary tumor C.THe spreading of the tumor D. THe size...
June 23, 2010 by Jackie

A & P
A man is shot in the head, and the bullet stops just outside the dura mater. What is the innermost layer that the bullet has penetrated? A. Periosteum B. Bone C. Fat D. Skin
February 1, 2014 by Diana

Health
1. A 15-year old female patient has experienced daily nausea for the past two months. The patient states that she feels like "I've eaten something that has upset my stomach.: She denies vomiting and weight loss. The patient has noticed a weight gain of 10 lb within this two-...
March 30, 2010 by B B

Health
Ok, here you go Ms. Sue. These are what I think the answers might be. Please correct me if they are not right. And thank you. 1. A 15-year old female patient has experienced daily nausea for the past two months. The patient states that she feels like "I've eaten something that...
March 30, 2010 by B B

Health
1. A 15-year old female patient has experienced daily nausea for the past two months. The patient states that she feels like "I've eaten something that has upset my stomach.: She denies vomiting and weight loss. The patient has noticed a weight gain of 10 lb within this two-...
March 31, 2010 by B B

computers in day care
an encyclopedia on cd-rom would be most appropriste for a typical tow year old, three year old, four year old, eight year old
April 10, 2012 by rena

health
a 7 yr old boy breaks his tibia and requires immobility by a hard cast for 6 weeks initl it heals. a potential consequence of this therapy is atrophy of the
June 7, 2011 by cheri

calculus
If a bone is found to have 20% of its normal amount of carbon 14, how old is the bone?
December 9, 2012 by Jenn

calculus
If a bone is found to have 20% of its normal amount of carbon 14, how old is the bone?
December 9, 2012 by Jenn

math
a 5700 year old bone has 10 c14 atoms. how much c 14 did it have originally?
May 28, 2013 by kris

critical thinking
identify and classify the different fallacReprinted from "Animals Hold the Key to Saving Human Lives," Los Angeles Times, February 5, 1996, by permission of the author. Dr. Joseph E. Murray, a Nobel laureate, performed the first human kidney transplant in 1954. He is a member ...
January 27, 2010 by barbara

physic
Depending on how you fall, you can break a bone easily. The severity of the break depends on how much energy the bone absorbs in the accident, and to evaluate this let us treat the bone as an ideal spring. The maximum applied force of compression that one man’s thighbone can ...
January 20, 2014 by nada

can someone please check my accounting answers
Can someone please check my answers dealing with various contingencies. -For each item, indicate how the situation should be accounted for and reported for the current year. Select the best answer from the accounting and reporting treatments listed below (A through D): 1. The ...
February 10, 2007 by confused

math
A 30 year old can buy $25,000 life insurance for $15/month. If the probability that the 30 year old will die is 0.14% find the insurance companies expected profit for the policy. (I want this in terms of their annual expectation-not monthly expectation)
July 10, 2011 by anonymous

Biochemistry
All biological enzymes function best at particular pH values. In the normal human stomach, the pH of 2.0-3.0 provides the environment required for the proper functioning of the digestive enzymes found there. 1. How would adding a basic medicine effect the pH of the stomach? 2....
October 8, 2014 by Olivia

nursing
A physician orders dolasetron (Anzemet) 1.8 mg/kg IV for prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. Dolasetron (Anzemet) is available in a 20 mg/mL vial. How many milliliters will be prepared and administered per dose to a 134-lb client? not to sure, please help
March 5, 2013 by linda

science
3. The membranous coverings that protect the b B. meninges. D. gyri. 4. A common result of hyperthyroidism is A. acromegaly. C. Graves’ disease. B. osteoporosis. D. myxedema. 5. A 63-year-old man has become progressively hard of hearing. He’s a retired airplane mechanic. What ...
November 12, 2010 by blake

Micro-Economics
Suppose that the government imposes a tax on heating oil. 1. Would the deadweight loss from this tax likely be greater in the first year after it is imposed or in the fifth year? 2. Would the revenue collected from this tax likely be greater in the first year after it is ...
October 5, 2014 by Ann

11Science
A young boy needs a bone marrow transplant, which requires a closely matching genetic donor. Who would be an ideal donor?
February 15, 2012 by Rebecca

Statistics
The heights of 18 year old men are approximately normally distributed, with a mean of 67 inches and a standard deviation of 5 inches. What is the probability an 18 year old man selected at random is between 66 and 68 inches? Use FOUR decimal places.
April 4, 2014 by Breeanna

STATISTICS
Assume that the probability of developing lung cancer in smokers is 15%; the probability of developing lung cancer in non-smokers is 1%; and the prevalence of smokers in the U.S. is 20%. If a person is diagnosed with lung cancer, what is the probability that he/she is a smoker...
August 6, 2013 by Susie

Human relations
A female doctor attempting to explain to her 27-year-old male patient that his severe acne can be cured with a specific drug, but the side effect of the drug might be that he will be temporarily bald.
March 19, 2014 by Holly

coding
what code are assigned for a patient admitted for chemotherapy for an azathioprione. I drug induced aplastic anemia? The patient has peripheral neuropathy of multiple joints of the lower extremities secondary to severe rheumatoid arthritis Code(s) with the POA indicatior
April 29, 2013 by help

Anatomy & Physiology
1. A young man happens to spot an ex-girlfriend he's trying to avoid. Why does his mouth become dry? A. His cranial nerves shut down saliva production. B. His central nervous system shuts down saliva production. C. His sympathetic nervous system overrides the parasympathetic ...
January 28, 2014 by Diana K

statistics
The height of 18-year-old men are approximately normally distributed, with mean of 68 inches and a standard deviation of 3 inches. What is the probability that an 18-year-old man selected at random is between 67 and 69 inches tall? Round your answer to the nearest thousandths ...
July 22, 2011 by kinshassa

Probability
A 30 year old can buy $25,000 life insurance for $15/month. If the probability that the 30 year old will die is 0.14% find the insurance companies expected profit for the policy. (I want this in terms of their annual expectation-not monthly expectation)
July 10, 2011 by Anonymous

economics
When the price of summer tank tops falls and you buy more because they are relatively less expensive, this is called: a)elasticity effect b) deadweight loss effect c) income effect d) substitution effect
October 5, 2009 by dave

Biology
The half life of carbon 14 is 5700 years. If the carbon 14 level measured in a fossilized bone has only 1/4 of the original amount, how old in the bone?
May 16, 2011 by Jennifer

Math
A bone is found to have 45% of the original amount of carbon 14. If the half life of carbon is 5600 years, how old is the bone. Would I use the formula N=No e^kt?
November 20, 2010 by Hannah

physics
if there is a circuit that has a battery and a lightbulb: will an electron have more electric potential energy on the positive side of the battery or negative side of the battery? - i think its same because conservation of energy. energy gained by electron on positive side is ...
February 13, 2009 by stacey

Science-changes to a cell's DNA
1.which section of the cell does cancer have an effect on? ~the genes controlling the cell division? 2.what charteristic of cancer cells lets cancer to extend to other spots of the body? ~Malignant tumours(metastasis)? 3.y r cancers that metastasize more precarious than ...
May 12, 2010 by Sara

health
could you pl tell me the symptoms and diagnosis of bone cancer
June 18, 2012 by R S Telagathoty

Science
Which of the following pairs of structures share the function of reabsorbing water into the body? a- Lungs, Stomach b- bone marrow, small intestine c- hypothalamus, pancreas d- large intestine, kidney D?
February 20, 2014 by Anonymous

Child care
An encyclopedia on CD-ROM would be most appropriate for a typical A two-year-old-child B three-year-old-child C four-year-old-child D eight-year-old-child
October 16, 2009 by Rosa

English
can somebody explain to me the meaning of the quote of Horace."It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born,so he be a man of merit".
August 19, 2014 by yuri

Math
There are approximately 131,000 cases of colorectal cancer in the US each year ( data as of 1998). The US pop is approx 270 million. What's is the probability that a randomly selected person in the US will develop this type of cancer during a year? What method of assigning ...
April 6, 2013 by Jessy

unknown
if i am 3 times as old as my sister and last year i was 4 times as old as her how old am i now and how old is she well how old is your sister You are 9 and she is 3 (3x3=9) Last year you were 8 and she was 2 (2x4=8) your sister is 3 and you are 9 let x = sister's age and y = ...
January 25, 2007 by kia

medical terminology
A patient is diagnosed with Addison's disease, which is caused by decreased functioning of the adrenal cortex. Which of the following medications may be prescribed? A. Glucotrol B. Humulin C. Solu-Cortef D. Pitressin My answer is C (i think)
August 7, 2010 by Nicole

finance
Your company is considering a replacement of an old delivery van with a new one that is more efficient. The old van cost $30,000 when it was purchased 5 years ago. The old van is being depreciated using the simplified straight line method over a useful life of 10 years. The ...
March 21, 2010 by ananoumous

Accounting
Your company is considering a replacement of an old delivery van with a new one that is more efficient. The old van cost $30,000 when it was purchased 5 years ago. The old van is being depreciated using the simplified straight line method over a useful life of 10 years. The ...
March 21, 2010 by ananoumous

math
Your optimal exercise heart rate for cardiovascular benefits is calculated as follows: Subtract your age from 220 and then find 80% of the difference. the rate for a 40 year old is 144 and the rate for a 10 year old 168 Rounded to the nearest whole number, the optimal rate for...
May 4, 2014 by taylor

Social Studies/ World History
Hammurabi’s Code Hammurabi’s Code listed 282 laws dealing with a variety of subjects. A few examples of these laws are listed below. 196. If a man put out the eye of another man, his eye shall be put out. 197. If he breaks another man’s bone, his bone shall be broken. 198. If ...
August 16, 2010 by Riley

Anatomy
A 27 year old woman suffers a fracture of her tibia. The fracture is severe enough that she needs immobilization of the bone as well as the joints both proximal and distal to the bone. How should the cast be applied? A. Across the elbow B. From above the elbow to below the ...
December 10, 2012 by Anonymous

Finance
Due to a recession, expected inflation this year is only 2.75%. However, the inflation rate in Year 2 and thereafter is expected to be constant at some level above 2.75%. Assume that expectations theory holds and the real risk-free rate is r* = 3%. If the yield on 3-year ...
December 15, 2014 by Rokera

STRESS MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES
Which of the following physiological symptoms are signs of stress? A. Hearing and vision loss B. Arthritis and carpal tunnel syndrome C. Headaches and elevated blood pressure D. Dental cavities and bone loss
January 18, 2012 by john

Health
A man is shot in the head, and the bullet stops just outside the dura mater. What is the innermost layer that the bullet has penetrated? A. Skin C. Fat B. Bone D. Periosteum The dura mater is a thick, tough membrane that contains channels for blood to pass into the brain ...
April 23, 2009 by Amanda

Managerial Finance
Due to a recession, expected inflation this year is only 2%. However, the inflation rate in Year 2 and thereafter is expected to be constant at some level above 2%. Assume that expectations theory holds and the real risk-free rate is r* = 2.25%. If the yield on 3-year Treasury...
September 23, 2011 by SLW

Math/Finance
Due to a recession, expected inflation this year is only 2%. However, the inflation rate in Year 2 and thereafter is expected to be constant at some level above 2%. Assume that expectations theory holds and the real risk-free rate is r* = 2.25%. If the yield on 3-year Treasury...
September 24, 2011 by SLW

bio
T or F? stem cells in the bone marrow can produce more than a dozen types of blood cells, replacing those lost due to normal wear and tear. T or F? only eukaryotic cells undergo true mitosis.
December 30, 2008 by jess

Chemistry
A skull fragment found in 1936 at Baldwin Hills, California, was dated by 14C analysis. Approximately 100g of bone was cleaned and treated with 1 M HCl(aq) to destroy the mineral content of the bone. The bone protein was then collected, dried and pyrolyzed. The CO2 produced ...
May 21, 2009 by Sarah

english
what significance do the lions on the beach have for the old man, from ernest hemingway the old man and the sea?
March 23, 2011 by cc

Health /Cancer
Please check this for me thanks I have to do paper on cervical cancer thanks again Cervical Cancer A. Understanding Cancer Cancer is characterized by excessive, uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells which invade and destroy other tissues. It can develop in almost any organ or ...
July 29, 2008 by Lucy

Intro to Probability
two construction contracts are to be randomly assigned to one or more of 3 firms- I,II,III. A firm may receive more than one contract. if each contract has a potential profit of 90,000 dollars. find the expected potential profit for firm I. then find the expected potential ...
February 23, 2008 by Amelie

Cervical Cancer
Please check this for me thanks I have to do paper on cervical cancer thanks again Cervical Cancer A. Understanding Cancer Cancer is characterized by excessive, uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells which invade and destroy other tissues. It can develop in almost any organ or ...
July 29, 2008 by Lucy

English
I left out the following sentences. Thank you very much. 1)His sallow skin enables one to see the pulsing work of his muscles, veins and arteries. Victor dreams of Elizabeth (but he dreams about Elizabeth walking in Ingolstadt). 2) Victor is closed in his laboratory with human...
January 1, 2012 by Henry2

Chemistry
Could someone please check my Chemistry homework? The molecular formula for cisplatin, a chemotherapy agent, is PtCl2(NH3)2 (The numbers are all supposed to be subscripts) 1. What is the molar mass of cisplatin? Ans: 300.06 g/mol 2. How many moles of hydrogen atoms are in one ...
January 13, 2008 by Nathalie

Similes
Write a simile to finish each sentence. 1. The old man's legs moved as slowly and as awkwardly as... 2. His face fell in folds like... 3. His eyes were grey like old snow. 4. His body looked old and used like.. 5. His smile was as young as... 6. He called his dog with a ...
January 13, 2009 by Larry

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