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A 32-year-old female presents for an evaluation of a lump in her right breast that she found on breast self-examination. The lump is found to be 2cm in size, firm, and mobile. No Adenopothy noted. What are two questions you would ask this patient? What are two risk factors would you want to assess for? … Read more

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Week 4: Team Effectiveness in the Workplace Teams and their use in organizations seem to have varying degrees of success. We all know what a successful athletic team looks like. Managers often times try to translate that structure and in turn success back to the organization by organizing their employees in teams. But, what starts … Read more

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Topic 1 The Scientific Method Before responding to this discussion, please read the Scientific Method Tutorial and if needed review optional readings. Describe an example of how you use the scientific method in your daily life. Which observation(s) lead you to use the scientific method? State a good hypothesis, how you are testing the hypothesis (the … Read more

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Discussion Topic: To Drink or Not to Drink For a long time mothers have been warned about drinking any amount of alcohol while pregnant for fear of their child being born with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS). ”There is no known safe amount of alcohol use during pregnancy or while trying to get pregnant. There is also … Read more

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Read the resources for this module and concentrate on reviewing the history of healthcare information management and informatics. Continue your initial post by responding to the following: Where has healthcare information management been historically? How has the introduction of technology dramatically changed the landscape? How has the introduction of technology increased the need for and … Read more

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discussion: What are some of the major health issues facing the world population growth in the last 25 years? Holtz (2012) describes the major health-related issues in the first chapter of the textbook. To summarize, one can review the list described as the Millennial Development Goals (MDG) created prior to 2000 but adopted by the … Read more

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TOPIC: Death Penalty Answer this question: What are the personal and/or communal ethical factors that may be involved in determining the moral position of either side in that debate? • Next, articulate and then evaluate the ethical positions  using Kantian ethics (that is, the categorical imperative) relative to the long standing debate (that is your … Read more