Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis and Gout Stanley Osuagwu Florida International University Abstract Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease characterize by symmetric polyarthritis and joint changes including erythema, effusion and tenderness. Its course is characterize by remission and exacerbations. Rheumatoid arthritis can affect several organ, but usually involve synovial tissue changes in the freely movable joints like the wrist, the PIP joint, the metacarpophalangeal
Cellular Basis Of Disease: Why has the discovery of Toll-like receptors revolutionised our understanding of how the innate immune system works, and what is the therapeutic potential? The body has two immune systems: the innate immune system and the adaptive immune system. Adaptive, or acquired, immunity refers to antigen-specific defence mechanisms that take several days to become protective and are designed to react with and remove a specific antigen. This is immunity develops throughout life.
One of the most common places for the spread of infectious diseases are schools and daycare centers. Children can easily contract diseases from infected objects and from other children. Influenza is a viral respiratory illness affecting thousands of children and adults each year. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2013), an average of 20,000 children under the age of 5 suffer from flu-related complications and end up hospitalized every year. In addition to respiratory illnesses
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LINCOLN UNIVERSITY Zoonoses and food safety and security [Type the document subtitle] Malvika Vashisht [Pick the date] Abstract The topic presents Zoonoses and food safety and security. This essay comprise of basic understanding of Zoonoses and its causes and transmission. Also under which conditions it takes place and its relation to humans-animal food safety and security. Firstly, Zoonoses are those diseases that are transferred
International Classification of Diseases Coding II Chapter 17 – 27 Chapter 17: 1. Which of the following anemias is caused by a failure of the bone marrow to produce red blood cells and may be congenital or acquired? A. Bone marrow deficiency anemia B. Sickle-cell anemia C. Aplastic anemia D. Thalassemia 2. Which of the following terms refers to either a reduction in the quantity of hemoglobin or a reduction in the volume of red blood cells? E. Anemia
appropriate nursing interventions with the aid of his family, he would be able to cope up to the effects of his condition. This study will give appropriate knowledge on how will be the preparation and management in any upcoming circumstances that may compromise one’s well-being. This study would also help the patient to be more cooperative in the aspect of compliance to the treatment regimen for the improvement of his health condition. To the family, that they may act as a support to the patient and
Chapter 1 ELO’s Describe the basic functions of living organisms. A. Responsiveness – organisms respond to changes in their immediate environment (long term changes is adaptability) B. Growth – over a lifetime, organisms grow larger through an increase in size or number of cells. Differentiation is when cells have specialized functions C. Reproduction – Organisms reproduce, creating subsequent generations of similar organisms D. Movement – Organisms are capable of movement