Blood Sugar Patient Care
1,122 wordsThe night shift on the surgical ward began as usually with report without any interruption. There were 12 patients on the floor and 2 nurses including me and in-charge nurse. It was about 2 am when one of my patients, 32 year old woman, diabetic, approximately 12 hours postoperative reconstructive foot surgery became nauseated and had small emesis. She was on PCA Morphine, drowsy and responded appropriately to questions. Her pain was on 3 / 5 scale, her nausea persisted, capillary blood sugar wa...
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Human Beings Physical Environment
1,583 words... happiness more fully, when he speaks of it as a virtuous activity of the soul, rather than as amusement or a permanent state, a possibility which he rejects since, "if it were it might belong even to a man who slept all through his life, passing a vegetable existence; or to a victim of the greatest misfortunes. " [Hanfling: P. 206 ]. What Aristotle meant when he defined happiness in this way has to do with his belief that human beings have a function to fulfil in their lives which has to do ...
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Hills Like White Elephants Symbolism To Portray Theme
1,100 wordsIn Ernest Hemingway's Hills Like White Elephants the girl (Jig) and the American man are discussing the possibility of Jig, getting an abortion. Hemingway uses "Hills" as a pregnant woman's stomach and the "White Elephants" as unwanted gifts. The girl decides not to go through with the abortion in this story. This is shown through the choices they have to choose from, their feelings about the abortion, and the reactions of the American man in the end. Jig and the American are at a train station ...
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Id Ego And Superego Social Learning
835 wordsThe first school of thought we studied this year was Freud's. The identification of the id, ego, and superego personalities, the psychosexual stages that we grow through, and the defense mechanism all seem very logical. But from studying the theories more, Freud's ideas become more of coincidences than truth for me. The id, ego, and superego types of personalities are something that I believe true of everyone. Every person has one of the characteristics that they can hold true to themselves depe...
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Make Choices Child Children
792 wordsFrom the day a child is born, the separation process begins. A child craves independence and grows strong because of it. You do your children a disservice if you think it is nice and kind to do everything for them. We all need a helping hand at times, but we the children need a hand that shows us how to take care of themselves. Perhaps it is your heritage, but people in this country have never been satisfied with dependence. The colonists started a revolution in order to gain independence. Cultu...
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Sexual Assault Wes Brother
666 wordsIn the Novel "Montana 1948 " by Larry Watson, there are many points in the book that we find Wes in a situation that requires a decision. The actions and choices that he makes reflect upon him and the story. Things like what gun he carries, when to look away from a crime, and when to turn in your own brother make the reader learn more about him. In turn we perceive him to be the type of person that cannot turn in his own brother and is not the hero that a stereotypical western town should have. ...
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The Psychological Impact Of Interactive Media On Society
968 wordsIn today's society, computers and interactive media products have become one of the main needed and necessary products children have wanted, due to the quick passed, very exciting graphics and story lines in games have become a everyday activity in the child's life. Although the computer has been one of human kinds greatest technological advancements, the bright flashy screens and story lines in exciting new games have overtaken the minds of young children and have also become a main exercise fo...
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Criminal Justice System Police Discretion
958 wordsPhilosopher, Ronald Dworkin and H. L. A. Hart refers to discretion as "the hole in the doughnut" (doughnut theory of discretion). In this standpoint, discretion is the vacant area in the middle of a ring consisting of policies and procedures. To be able to make choices freely is called a strong sense of discretion. Discretion lies within the hole of the doughnut. Individualized judgments are often made by police officials, everyday. However, the loose definition often seems to be a bit of a chal...
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San Diego Greenhaven Rape Or Incest
1,305 wordsThe controversy of abortion in the United States is unique because there seems to be no grounds of compromise between two completely polar sides. That is mostly because either a living human is or isnt being killed. This is a case between life and liberty, but the ambivalence of the complexities of abortion make it hard to settle the two sides. There is much debate whether this is an action of life or death, and the difference is rather large. Yet both sides to the abortion dispute share a commo...
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Good And Bad Kitty Hawk
1,479 wordsLife in the 1900 s was depressing and was an era filled with extremely hard and strenuous work that didnt offer any future for the average canadian in doing better. If you were an average wage earner you would be virtually stuck in the same job for the rest of your life, while rich maintained their wealth mainly caused by the low taxes. Living conditions were poor for average canadians and even worse for the arriving immigrants. At this time some of the modern conveniences were just being invent...
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Open Ended Six Months
1,493 wordsREPORT ON SESSION 1 ASSIGNMENT 1 The client that you will see in this video, has been a presenter for (for the past 18 months. As the Eastern Area Coordinator for this organization, part of my work, is that I hold monthly support groups for my presenters. This is an extremely important part of my work, as all of the presenters, have personally experienced mental illness, which in fact is what makes our presentations so special. I will also see presenters on a one-to-one basis as is needed and at...
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Physician Assisted Suicide American Medical Association
1,968 wordsEuthanasia Mark T. Maxwell Abstract This paper will define Euthanasia and assisted suicide. Euthanasia is often confused with and associated with assisted suicide, definitions of the two are required. Two perspectives shall be presented in this paper. The first perspective will favor euthanasia or the right to die, the second perspective will favor anti euthanasia, or the right to live. Each perspective shall endeavor to clarify the legal, moral and ethical ramifications or aspects of euthanasia...
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Fa Ade Color Green
585 wordsThe Great Gatsby Symbolism Essay The Hidden Story in Green and White Color symbolism is really popular in novels written during the 1920 s. One such example is Scott Fitzgeralds novel The Great Gatsby. There is much color symbolism in this novel, but there are two main colors that stand out more than the others. The colors green and white influence the story greatly. Green shows many thoughts, ideas, attitudes, and choices that Gatsby has throughout the story. White represents the stereotypical ...
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Henry David Thoreau Simple Life
575 wordsPaper writen by Christopher T. Sommer A+ The battle was raging. The two races were pitted against each other in a fight to the death. The ground was already littered with the wounded and dying. One pair was locked together as they tumbled over and over. Both were relentlessly hanging on until one or the other would die. As Henry David Thoreau watched this battle between Red and Black Ants, he thought about life. Henry David Thoreau grew up in Concord, Massachusetts in the mid 1800 s. When he was...
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Simplicity Simplicity Websters Dictionary
972 wordsSimplicity and Freedom in Walden In chapter two of Henry David Thoreau's Walden, entitled Where I Lived, and What I Lived for, there are two themes that run throughout the narrative. The key theme that emerges continually is that of simplicity with the additional theme being that of freedom. Thoreau finds himself surrounded by a world that has no true freedom or simplified ways, with people committed to the world that surrounds them rather than being committed to their own true self within natur...
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Lennie George People
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J R R Tolkien Good And Evil
1,094 wordsThe Lord Of The Rings By: J. R. R. Tolkien The Lord Of The Rings chronicles, is a prelude: The Hobbit, and three chronicles: The Fellowship of The Ring, The Two Towers, The Return of The King written by J. R. R. Tolkien. I didn t choose to read him, yet I was pressured into reading the Hobbit, and couldn t stop without reading the other three books. I love the theme of this man. He writes in a very detailed, , mind-catching, fantasy world. I get pulled back into his books because, he really expr...
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Hail Macbeth Hail Act One Scene
633 wordsBy Macbeth Freewill vs. Fate By Owner of the Beast 1 / 25 / 99 Some people believe that everything that we do has already been predetermined. They believe that our destinies are mapped out and there is no way to change or alter the route. I, on the other hand, believe that our futures are basically made through the choices and actions that we decide to make. Such is the case with the character of Macbeth in Shakespeare? s play Macbeth. In the very beginning of the play, three witches make predic...
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Midsummer Night Dream Make Her Happy
975 wordsMale Domination For many centuries women have been oppressed, and treated like second-class citizens. Over the years, women have earned more rights and have been recognized as equals to men. Although they have earned many things, there are still some signs of them being oppressed by societies that are still mainly dominated by men. The period when Queen Elizabeth was ruling over England was no different. She was a big supporter of William Shakespeare and his acting company. William Shakespeare w...
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Parent Families Isn T
732 wordsMarriage is less valued today than ever before. Marriage and the way we view it today, differs greatly from the past. We no longer have to be married to be a family. Our views and opinions on marriage and its meaning have changed considerably. Marriage isn? t necessarily less valued, it? s just viewed differently. The fact that the divorce rate has doubled in the last twenty years could lead us to believe that marriage isn? t important to us anymore. Instead of persevering and working at married...
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