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?

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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?

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 ...

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 ...

Psychology

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Health

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medical terminology

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Math

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Medical Terminology

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Anatomy and Physiology

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biology

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probaility

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Social Studies

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Social Studies

which of these people is in the labor force 15 year old high school student who wants a job a 32 year old mother who stopped working a 46 year old woman who is unemployed but seeking a job <--- a 68 year old man who is retired

Social Sudies please help

which of these people is in the labor force 15 year old high school student who wants a job a 32 year old mother who stopped working a 46 year old woman who is unemployed but seeking a job a 68 year old man who is retired ---------

health

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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

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

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 ...

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Communication Skills

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Social Studies

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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.

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 ...

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?

health

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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=...

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?

math

A paleontologist finds an unidentified bone. In the laboratory, she finds that the Carbon-14 found in the bone is ⅓ of that found in living bone tissue. How old is the bone? Round to the nearest whole number.

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

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

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. ...

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...

science

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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

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...

Medical Terminology

The combining form chem/o is used to form the word chemotherapy because therapy begins with a ____________?

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.

SCIENCE-BONES-NEED HELP

Do all bones contain bone marrow? (Im specifically talking about the hand bone) Please give me any information on bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, cartilage, and changes of the hand. I have some, but I want more info. Please help me! Thanks!

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 ...

English

Why did the nightly knocking at the temple finally stop in “Old Man of the Temple” by R. K. Narayan? A. The narrator helped the old man find his way to his wife. B. They drove the old man out of town, so he wouldn’t bother the temple anymore. C. The taxi driver had run ...

english

Why did the nightly knocking at the temple finally stop in “Old Man of the Temple” by R. K. Narayan? A. The narrator helped the old man find his way to his wife. B. They drove the old man out of town, so he wouldn’t bother the temple anymore. C. The taxi driver had run ...

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-...

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-...

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...

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

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

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...

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-...

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

computers in day care

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calculus

If a bone is found to have 20% of its normal amount of carbon 14, how old is the bone?

calculus

If a bone is found to have 20% of its normal amount of carbon 14, how old is the bone?

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 ...

math

a 5700 year old bone has 10 c14 atoms. how much c 14 did it have originally?

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...

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 ...

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

11Science

A young boy needs a bone marrow transplant, which requires a closely matching genetic donor. Who would be an ideal donor?

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....

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)

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...

Math

A man drives 40 3/8 miles to work each day he stops for coffee at a shop that is 1/2 of the way to his job how far does the man drive before he stops for coffee

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

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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Algebra

A man has a daughter and son. The son is three times older than the daughter. In one year the man will be six times as old as the daughter is now. In ten years the man will be fourteen year older than the combined ages of his children at that time. What is the mans present age?

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)

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 ...

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?

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

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?

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?

Health

Which of the following people is most likely to have the highest self-esteem? A 15-year-old male A 15-year-old female A 50-year-old female A 50-year-old male (MY ANSWER)

health

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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 ...

Health

Which of the following people is most likely to have the highest self-esteem? A. A 15-year-old male B. A 15-year-old female*** C. A 50-year-old male D. A 50-year-old female is it B

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 ...

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 ...

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

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)

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".

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 = ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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