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Hypo

Under

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Acro

Extremities

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Digit

Finger, toe

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Cardi

Heart

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Edema

Swelling

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Vaso

Vessel

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ISO

Equal

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Itis

Inflammation

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Brady

Slow

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Pneum

Lung

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Ectomy

Surgical removal

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Viscero

Organ

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Dendr

Tree,branching

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Cau

Burn

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Cyan

Blue

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Lact




Milk

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Hyper

Above, more than normal

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Olfact

Smell

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Epi

Upon

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Ger

Old

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What is the CDC responsible for?

Monitoring outbreak of disease in US

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Define outbreak

The occurrence of a large number of cases in a short period of time

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What does a vaccine contain

A dead form of an infectious agent that produces immunity in an individual

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What is feedback?

A method used to determine if communication is successful

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Define non verbal communication

Communicating without words

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What is the #1 way to prevent disease

Hand washing

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What is the pulse rate for an adult

60-80

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What is the average temp. for an adult

98.6

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What is the average respiration of an adult

12-20

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What is the average blood pressure for an adult

120/80

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What does posterior refer to

The back side of the body

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What does superior refer to

One structure above another

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Adduction refers to what

Moving toward the midline

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What does flexion refer to

Bending a joint

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Extension refers to

Straightening a joint

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Who is Hippocrates

Farther of medicine

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Who is Louis Pasteur

Invented pasteurization, farther of microbiology

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Joseph lister

Responsible for disinfection

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Clara Barton

Helped start Red Cross

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Florence nightingale

Started nursing

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Alexander Fleming

Invented pencillian

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Jonas Salk

Invented polio vaccine

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Bifocals were invented by

Ben franklin

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Sigmund freud

Psychology founder

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Disease found in the 1980's

Aids

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First kidney transplant

1950's

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Avion bird flu caused by

H5N1 virus