A devastating earthquake that struck Caracas intogether with the rebellion of the Venezuelan llaneroshelped bring down the first Venezuelan republic. This culminated in the Federal War —a civil war in which hundreds of thousands died in a country with a population of not much more than a million people. Ina longstanding dispute with Great Britain about the territory of Guayana Esequiba, which Britain claimed as part of British Guiana and Venezuela saw as Venezuelan territory, erupted into the Venezuela Crisis of Then, US President Grover Cleveland adopted a broad interpretation of the doctrine that did not just simply forbid new European colonies, but declared an American interest in any matter within the hemisphere.
A form of hemoglobin used to test blood sugars over a period of time. ABCs of Behavior An easy method for remembering the order of behavioral components: Abscess A collection of pus around an infection. Absorb, absorption When liquids soak into a tissue they are absorbed. Some medications are delivered into the body by allowing them to soak into the skin or other body tissues.
Abstain To refrain from doing something or to not participate. Abuse The intentional infliction of injury, unreasonable confinement, intimidation,or punishment aimed at another, with resulting physical harm, pain, or mental anguish. This term is one that is commonly defined very specifically by state laws or regulations.
You must be familiar with your state definitions. States that have specifically provided links to definitions or information regarding this term through special CDS customizations content include: Access Being able to get something.
Getting services easily enough so the person is encouraged to do so rather than give up and go away. Accessible When facilities have been adapted so that persons with physical or mental handicaps may be able to use them.
Accommodation This is usually a change that helps a student work around his or her disability. It includes tools and techniques that help students keep up with a standard workload that is the same as their peers.
An example might be a child that cannot hear. He or she may be provided with a sign language interpreter during class.
Accuracy Something that is free from error. Acquiescence To agree with others without protest. ACT services are available to a person with serious mental health conditions as needed and on a regular basis in the community. Members of an ACT team are multidisciplinary and provide service ranging from medication management to rehabilitation support.
ACT is a promising model that improves outcomes for people. Action A movement or series of movements which convey meaning; may be intentional or unintentional, e. Action Plan One of many terms being used for creating a plan for people receiving services that is based on their abilities, strengths and personal desires or goals.
These plans are created by support teams or circles of support the people who know the person best and who the person would like to have participate in planningand professionals who are only invited at the request of the rest of the support team.
Action Plan Specific planned things or actions you know to do during an emergency. Active ingredients The ingredients in a medication with known medicinal effects. Active Listening A technique used to become fully involved in the communication process in which the listener works to understand the message, feeling and meaning of the other person communicating.
It involves sensing, understanding, evaluating and responding. An active listener has an open mind and hears out the speaker, making a point of trying to understand the position of the speaker.
Active listening includes verbal saying things like mm-hmm," and okay" and nonverbal cues such as nodding, appropriate eye contact, and attentive posture. Acupuncturists A person who uses acupuncture to heal or improve health.Cancer disparities are thought to reflect the interplay of socioeconomic factors, culture, diet, stress, the environment, and biology.
Enlarge Members of minority racial/ethnic groups in the United States are more likely to be poor and medically underserved (that is, to have little or no access to effective health care) than whites, and limited. Communication is critical to decreasing cancer-related stigma, raising cancer awareness, and disseminating cancer education.
People with a personal history of cancer—especially well-known or celebrity survivors—and multiple mass media channels are key resources for dissemination. Review of the Bangladesh perspective of breast cancer epidemiology, risk factors, pathology, diagnosis and treatment.
the incidence of breast cancer peaks among premenopausal women in their forties, In West Bengal, India (which has a similar culture and population structure), the incidence of breast cancer is similar to that in.
Venezuela (/ ˌ v ɛ n ə ˈ z w eɪ l ə / (listen) VEN-ə-ZWAYL-ə; American Spanish: [beneˈswela]), officially the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (Spanish: República Bolivariana de Venezuela), is a country on the northern coast of South America, consisting of a continental landmass and a large number of small islands and islets in .
Communication in our daily environment allows for people to interact in real time and instantaneously. Such interactions across cultures often times can be difficult even in the best of situations.
A woman who has had breast cancer has an increased risk of getting breast cancer in the other breast. Significant family history If several members of patient's family have had particular types of cancer, patient may have an increased risk of developing breast cancer[ 19, 20 ].