Kidney Essay Examples

The kidnapping of Madeleine McCann

The kidnapping of Madeleine McCann is still in our heads today. What happened to this little girl? Is she still alive? This are only two of the main questions which keeps us busy. Both newspaper articles are about a new progress in her case, namely that her parents know more about her disappearance. One is… View Article

Why kids kill?

The phrase “children who kill” evokes a variety of different images – the eightand nine-year-olds who threw a six-year-old off the roof of their tenement, the Oregon and Colorado teenagers who killed fellow classmates after months of careful planning, the teenage girl who kills her newborn in a frantic effort to hide her pregnancy, the… View Article

Kidney Failure

1) Mrs. Jones’s kidneys are in shock from the surgery. They are producing very little urine because the kidneys are unable to clean the creatinine and urea from the blood. These are the waste products of the body. The kidneys also balance water, salt and minerals in the body so when there is little urine… View Article

Illegal Organ Trade

While it is most commonly believed that trafficking only takes places for commercial sexual exploitation or for forced labor, trafficking in fact takes many forms such as trafficking for organ trade among others. In most of the world, laws specifically ban the sale of organs but due to a high demand for organs and with… View Article

Fantastic Voyage

Today on our fantastic voyage we are going to be taken through the digestive system of a male, age 55 and we will be following what happens to a hamburger, fries and a refreshing glass of root beer, as its enters his body and begins the process of digestion. After that we will then follow… View Article

Kidney Disease

Not everyone with diabetes develops kidney disease. Factors that can influence kidney disease development include genetics, blood sugar control, and blood pressure. The better a person keeps diabetes and blood pressure under control, the lower the chance of getting kidney disease. What are the symptoms? The kidneys work hard to make up for the failing… View Article

Urinary Retention

This assignment will focus on an account of patient care that I have provided to a patient who was unable to excrete urine during a long day shift in a secondary care setting. It will discuss regarding my contribution to a change in care while assessing the patient. The assessment will be evaluated to help… View Article

National Kidney Foundation

Today November 16, 2012, I had an interview with Pier Merone who is the division president in southern California and Nevada of the National Kidney Foundation. We discussed a variety of issues regarding problems, solutions, and awareness of the lack of organ donors and kidney diseases in California. One of the problems that we addressed… View Article

Development of Anna Fitzgerald Character

Adolescence development relies upon many factors. In order to accurately examine its growth, it is useful to look at some developmental theories. Anna Fitzgerald is thirteen years old; however, she is not like any other teenager with some ordinary problems. Anna was born for a specific purpose she was born to save her sister’s life… View Article

Assigning Evaluation and Management

Individual Assigning Evaluation and Management (E/M) Codes 1. Initial consultation for a 78-year-old woman with unexplained weight loss, abdominal pain, and rectal bleeding. Comprehensive history and examination performed. 99205 This history and examination were comprehensive and dealt with several body systems, so 99205 is the better E/M code to use. 2. 30-year-old patient presents complaining… View Article

Sale of Human Organ

Surprisingly, nearly 10 percent of 10,000 English patients, who are on the waiting list for organs transplant, dies each year before they obtain an organ (Bates, 2011). While this number tends to rocket in not only England but also worldwide range, almost all the government still keep passing numerous policies to restrict the supply of… View Article

The Importance of Christmas

I. Summary: Vilma plays Seth, a woman who runs a boarding house in a middle-class community in the city. Her father, Odong (Robert Arevalo), is successfully treated for his post-stroke condition by a faith healer named Elsa (Daria Ramirez). Because of this, 5 of Seth’s friends (and neighbors) convince her to bring them to Elsa… View Article

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

Procedure Until recently it was not uncommon for patients admitted to an acute care facility to have an indwelling catheter anchored for unnecessary reasons. Patients that came in thru the emergency department typically were sent to the units with unnecessary indwelling catheters in place and it was not unusual for a surgery patient to have… View Article

The Diagnosis Of The Diabetes

Assess the difficulties involved in the diagnosis of the diabetes type 2 M1: Assess possible difficulties involved in the diagnosis of the disorders from their signs and symptoms. There can be difficulties when diagnosing disorders because many signs and symptoms are similar to other disorder which is why doctors have to be thorough when making… View Article

Diagnosis and treatment of male genitourinary

1. What is a physician that specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of male genitourinary conditions called? Urologist 2. What disease causes the kidneys to overcompensate by straining within the remaining nephrons? Chronic Renal Failure 3. What are most kidney stones composed of? calcium-containing crystals 4. What are three types of bladder stones? Calcium, Uric… View Article