Day 12 MCN discussions
1. Discussion Question: How can nurses use change theory to empower pregnant women to stop
or at least reduce the use of tobacco?
2. Discussion Question: What is the role of the nurse when a child with a congenital anomaly is
Day 8 MCN Homework:
Homework: Search the nursing literature for articles related to the care management of women
experiencing labor and birth complications discussed in this chapter. Choose one article and complete a
bibliography card that includes the fo
Day 8 MCN discussions:
1. Discussion Question: Describe an evidence-based protocol for labor stimulation (augmentation
and induction) and the nursing care management essential for the safe and compassionate
implementation of the protocol.
Day 11 MCN discussions
1. Discussion Question: What effect does our societys image of the female breast have on a
womans choice to breastfeed, her partners reaction to breastfeeding, and her ability to
breastfeed outside her home?
2. Discussion Question:
Day 7 homework MCN:
Discuss the effectiveness of bed rest vs. limited activity as a component of the care management of
women experiencing signs of preterm labor. Provide your response in an APA formatted summary.
Although the cause of preterm labor is un
Day 9 MCN discussions
1. Discussion Question: Why should postpartum women and their families be fully informed about
the expected anatomic and physiologic changes that occur as part of the recovery process
Postpartum refers to the firs
Biology discussions week 7
1. Describe chromatin structure. How can it affect gene expression?
Chromatin is comprised of histones and DNA: 147 base pairs of DNA wraps around the 8 core histones to
form the basic chromatin unit, the nucleosome.
Day 12 pediatric discussion
1. Discussion Question: Compare and contrast the clinical manifestations, therapeutic
management, and nursing care management for bacterial, viral, and fungal infections of
2. Discussion Question: Describe the nursing
Honors Biology Pacing Guide
Unit One Methodology (2 Weeks)
Unit Seven Biotechnology (3 Weeks)
Unit Two Biochemistry (3 Weeks)
Unit Eight Genetics (3 Weeks)
Unit Three Cellular Processes (3 Weeks)
Unit Nine Evolution (3
The Water Cycle
Where does the majority of water on earth exist?
Sources of Water on Earth
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Review for Genetics Test
1. Who is the father of genetics? What is heredity?
Gregor Mendel is the father of genetics. Heredity is the passing on of genetic traits from one
offspring to the next
2. What are Mendels 3 principles? What does e
Day 10 MCN discussions
1. Discussion Question: What effect will participation in an early-discharge program have on the
level of knowledge parents require regarding their newborn and the ability of the nurse to
provide them with this knowledge?
Week 6 bio discussions 1&2
1. Compare and contrast two different genetic disorders that result from
nondisjunction of sex chromosomes. Include a description on how it is
inherited, what gender of person has it, their genotype, and phenotype and
Week 6 bio critical questions:
1. Why isn't mitochondrial DNA a unique identifier?
Mitochondrial DNA is inherited through the maternal lineage. All offspring inherit their mother's
mitochondria, and therefore the same mitochondrial DNA. As a result, all f
Discuss strategies nurses could use to encourage women to perform monthly BSE and VSE.
Nurses can educate their patients with the possible outcomes, such as disorders and diseases
relating to the Breasts and Vagina that can be identified in early stages i
Day 8 Pediatric discussion:
1. Discussion Question: Describe the dietary counseling appropriate for parents with an infant who
is allergic to cows milk.
Breast milk is best for babies. It provides all the nourishment that a young baby requires. The nutrie
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Day 7 Pediatric Nursing discussion:
1. Discussion Question: What alternative feeding techniques may be used when a child is NPO?
Some feeding techniques include:
IVF: Intravenous Fluids
TPN: Total parenteral nutrition IV hyperalimentation
ETF: Enteral Tub
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ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW
It is important to choose a wide variety of healthy foods to
make sure that the nutritional needs of both mother and
baby are met.
You can eat well during pregnancy by:
enjoying a variety of frui
Experts recommend 75 to 100 grams of protein per day. Protein positively affects the growth of fetal tissue, including the brain. It also helps your
breast and uterine tissue to grow during pregnancy, and it plays a role in your increasing blood s
The Principle of Independent Assortment describes how different genes
independently separate from one another when reproductive cells develop.
Independent assortment of genes and their corresponding traits was first observed
by Gregor Mendel in 1865 durin
Authority - power to rule and make decisions
Autocracy - government in which one person has uncontrolled or unlimited
authority over others
Citizens - the residents of a city, state, or country
Confederal system - a union or combination of peopl
Day 4 Maternity nursing discussions:
What can nurses do to raise public awareness of the critical importance of good nutrition before,
during, and after pregnancy?
The first thing the nurses can do is to lead by example. They are a large part of the commu
Day 3 Maternity Child Nursing Discussion
What are the approaches that the nursing profession could use to alert the public of the danger and
the need to avoid exposure?
The Nursing Profession can form a team and make Public Service Announcements. Public s
Day 11 MCN homework assignments
Homework: Support this statement: The nurse plays an essential role in helping parents get ready for the
discharge of their high-risk infant to high-tech home care. Provide your response with references and in
an APA format
Choose one of the four kinds of cell signaling and describe it in detail. Include an
There are four categories of chemical signaling found in multicellular organisms:
paracrine signaling, endocrine signaling, autocrine signaling, and direct signa
1. A researcher uses a radioactively-labeled carbon dioxide molecule to
evaluate photosynthetic rate. In her experiments, the researcher
finds adequate consumption of water, generation of oxygen and
NADPH production, but no change in plant mass. What is m
McDonaldization is comprised of four main components.
1. Efficiency is the first component, is geared toward the minimization of time as the optimal
method for accomplishing a task.
2. Calculability is the second component which refers to the quantifiable