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The condition that the person has is probably hypertension. Most people do not usually feel a headache unless their blood pressure goes beyond 180. It is important that the person will be brought to the emergency room because there is a higher chance that high blood pressure can form into a stroke.

The answer to this is H, also known as a saccular aneurysm. The fact that this has already occurred means that it has already ruptured. There are different types of aneurysms that are available right now while this is not considered to be the most dangerous; the fact that it has ruptured means that it still needs to be checked and get treated at the soonest possible time.

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In most cases, addressing this situation will most like not to work with just mere verbal cueing on the short run, but on the long run, it could, due to the fact that damages that have occurred in the patient’s brain would result into the inability of such patient to process conversations properly. Despite these ill, there are several ways rather than verbal cues alone, such as using the body language mechanism combined with facial expressions to relay information, this combined with verbal cues will speed up response rate.

Although the patient may tend to grab this logic of communication quite slowly, nonetheless, it is effective. Teaching the patient how to use a reacher isn’t a bad idea, but it is necessary to take precautions while making use of this mechanism since the patient just underwent surgery.

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Fibromyalgia and myofascial pain syndrome are different in some ways. However, both bring about discomfort in the body. Fibromyalgia pain syndrome, as the name suggests, is characterized by pains in some parts of the body, particularly in the muscles and the connecting tissues. A lot has been said about the possible causes of fibromyalgia pain syndrome. An example of those causes is, inadequate supply of a particular hormone called serotonin, this hormone helps in regulating the sleep and pain, that's why when you are feeling pains in some parts of your body, you might be advised to take a deep rest or sleep.

This condition is often noticed and experienced by people who are depressed, and also by female gender. Myofascial pain syndrome is a condition that talks about pains generated as a result of injury or pains generated due to physical stress. When you engaged yourself in some energy-sapping activities, there is every possibility that you will experience myofascial pain syndrome.

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Yes, a patient has the full right to access his or her health information as given under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996. The HIPAA privacy rule provides information about the extent to which an individual has access to his or her health information as a patient, with just a few restrictions. A patient can make a request for his or her health information from the doctor in several ways that please him or her depending on the agreeable terms.

A patient can, of course, make a request for his or her health information directly or orally from the doctor, which will surely be given. One's health can also be requested through mails it faxes, and the doctor may and may not agree to deliver the information. The doctor may not deliver it if he is concerned with the security and privacy of the patient and thus can ask the patient to come over to the hospital to have it or to provide proof of identification.

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The Father's because the Birthday Rule Would Apply In this case.

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When someone has an addition to alcohol or drugs, the addiction makes the user want more and more of the alcohol and drugs. Therefore, that is how the addicts stay addicted and sometimes want more and more. Sometimes, people will die from the excess alcohol or drugs they are ingesting. These people need help and they should go to a rehabilitation facility in order to get themselves off of drugs or alcohol.

At this place, medical staff can monitor their bodies to make sure that everything is okay. However, the addicts will suffer from withdrawal symptoms. Their bodies are craving the drugs and alcohol. They will need to cleanse or detox their bodies. This will make them very sick. They will probably throw-up.

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The correct answer to this question is A.

To administer 250 mg of Aminophylline, you would need one 10ml vial. (Each 10ml vial is 25mg/ml. 250mg = 10ml.) This means, that for the toal volume of 500ml, you need 490ml of saline and 10ml of Aminophylline. The patient weighs 110lbs (50kg).

To achieve the rate of 0.4mg/kg/hr, the patient needs to receive 20mg of Aminophylline per hour. 250mg of Aminophylline divided by 20mg/hr gives the infusion a total run time of 12.5 hours. 500ml of total volume divided by the 12.5 hour infusion time lets us know that the patient should receive 40ml/hr, or 0.6667ml per minute. Knowing that the IV delivers 60gtts/min, we multiply the ml/min x gtts/min (0.6667 x 60). This gives us the flow rate of 40gtts/min.

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Phantom limb pain is not explained or predicted by any one theory.”

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