Case Study-A Burn Victim
1. Describe the layers that make up healthy skin as completely as possible.
Epidermis-a keratinized stratified squamous epithelium, outer most layer, has multiple layers to provide protective
coverings of the skin and its thicker,
A Compound Fracture
Julie sustained a tibial-fibular fracture meaning a tibia and fibula fracture of the lower leg; both bones
are fractured. With the fibula protruding through the skin it was also considered a compound fracture.
Case Study: Stroke
1. The two main types of strokes are ischemic and hemorrhagic strokes. An ischemic stroke
causes a blood vessel to become blocked, usually by a blood clot and a portion of the
brain becoming deprived of oxygen causing it to stop functio