Week 5 LAB Assignment Urinalysis

Required Text

Colbert, B. J., Ankney, J., & Lee. K. T. (2013).  Anatomy, physiology, & disease: An interactive journey for health professionals (2nd ed.).  Also, please register with the MyHealthProfessionsKit companion website.  Boston: MA. Pearson Education.

Required Resources

Articles

Bauer, D. G. (2005). Review of the endocrine system. Medsurg Nursing, 14(5), 335-337. Retrieved from the EBSCOhost database.
The full-text version of this article is available through the EBSCOhost database in the Ashford University Library.

Farley, A., McLafferty, E., & Hendry, C. (2012). The cardiovascular system. Nursing Standard, 27(9), 35-39. Retrieved from the EBSCOhost database.

Farley, A., McLafferty, E., & Hendry, C. (2012). The anatomy and physiology of the locomotor system. Nursing Standard, 27(7), 35-43. Retrieved from the EBSCOhost database.

Galea, S., &Vlahov, D. (2005). Urban health: Evidence, challenges, and directions. Annual Review of Public Health, 26 (1), 341-365. doi: 10.1146/annurev.pubhealth.26.021304.144708
The full-text version of this article is available through the EBSCOhost database in the Ashford University Library.

Hendry, C., Farley, A., McLafferty, E., &Johnstone, C. (2013). Function of the immune system. Nursing Standard, 27(19), 35-42. Retrieved from the EBSCOhost database.

Klijs, B., Nusselder, W. J., Looman, C. W., &Mackenbach, J. P. (2011). Contribution of chronic disease to the burden of disability. Plos ONE, 6(9), 1-8. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0025325
The full-text version of this article is available through the EBSCOhost database in the Ashford University Library.

Larbi, A., Rymkiewicz, P., Vasudev, A., Low, I., Shadan, N., Mustafah, S., & … Fulop, T. (2013). The immune system in the elderly: A fair fight against diseases? Aging Health, (1), 35. Retrieved from the ProQuest database.

McLafferty, E., Hendry, C., & Farley, A. (2012). The integumentary system: Anatomy, physiology and function of skin. Nursing Standard, 27(3), 35-42. Retrieved from the EBSCOhost database.

McLafferty, E., Johnstone, C., Hendry, C., & Farley, A. (2013). Respiratory system part 1: Pulmonary ventilation. Nursing Standard, 27(22), 40-47. Retrieved from the EBSCOhost database.

Melvin, C. L., Corbie-Smith, G., Kumanyika, S. K., Pratt, C. A., Nelson, C., Walker, E. R., & … Ricketts, T. C. (2013).  Developing a research agenda for cardiovascular disease prevention in high-risk rural communities. American Journal of Public Health, 103(6), 1011-1021. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2012.300984
The full-text version of this article is available through the EBSCOhost database in the Ashford University Library.

Narain, J. P. (2012). The challenge of health & environment: Profiling risks & strategic priorities for now &the future. Indian Journal of Medical Research, 136(2), 185-191.  Retrieved from the EBSCOhost database.

National Institute on Drug Abuse. (2010).  What is a comorbidity? Retrieved from http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/comorbidity-addiction-other-mental-illnesses/what-comorbidity

NursingTimes.net. (2013).  Your one minute guide to the endocrine system. Retrieved from http://www.nursingtimes.net/student-nursing-times/your-one-minute-guide-to-the-endocrine-system/5053830.article

Prior, J. A., Jordan, K. P., &Kadam, U. T. (2012). Influence of chronic diseases on long-term change in physical health: a consultation-survey linkage cohort study in general practice.  Quality of Life Research, 21(4), 581-591. doi:10.1007/s11136-011-9974-8
The full-text version of this article is available through the EBSCOhost database in the Ashford University Library.

Sheehan, K., Gormley, J. (2012). Gait and increased body weight (potential implications for musculoskeletal disease). Physical Therapy Reviews, 17(2), 91-98. doi:10.1179/1743288X11Y.0000000057 The full-text version of this article is available through the EBSCOhost database in the Ashford University Library.

Tielemans, M. M., Focks, J. J., van Rossum, L. G. M., Eikendal, T., Jansen, J. B. M. J., Laheij, R. J. F., & van Oijen, M. G. H. (2013). Gastrointestinal symptoms are still prevalent and negatively impact health-related quality of life: A large cross-sectional population based study in the Netherlands. Plos ONE, 8(7), 1-7. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0069876
The full-text version of this article is available through the EBSCOhost database in the Ashford University Library.

Multimedia

A.D.A.M. (Producer). (2010). Endocrine glands: Intermediate. Retrieved from the Films On Demand database in the Ashford University Library.

bluedoorlabs. (2011, November 4). Taking blood pressure [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNSOQ7hYL5U

Coty-Barker, V. [AshfordScience] (2013, July 10).  How to formulate a hypothesis [Video file]. Retrieved from http://youtu.be/bp2fbzWZDmA

EducationWithVision. (2010, May 10).  The respiratory system [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hc1YtXc_84A&list=TLMHP5S3eWY8U

Holadia, D. (2012, September 11).  Skeletal and muscular system [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NP29ejPrOPE

Mayo Clinic. (2012).  Heart and circulatory system- How they work. Retrieved from http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/circulatory-system/MM00636

PolyFit CP. (2012, June 27). How to: Measure blood pressure [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gmic13mvsgo

PokemanMindcraft (2010, December 30).  Introduction to how the immune system works [Video file]. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Non4MkYQpYA

The National Geographic Society. (2013).  Human body 101 [Video file]. Retrieved from http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/science/health-human-body-sci/human-body/human-body-sci/

Trosio1CA. (2011, January 26).  Understanding your skin – Anatomy of the skin [Video file]. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AhbPPd-YeiU

Zorn-Arnold, B. [AshfordScience]. (2013, July 13).  How to find scholarly articles [Video file]. Retrieved from http://youtu.be/PdawR_nmYuw

Recommended Resources

Multimedia

Heat, Inc., Health Education & Training. (2013). The urinary system. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/OkyFPMXa28c

Khan Academy Medicine. (2014). Meet the gastrointestinal tract! [Video File]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/Oh_Pt_UrtEE

Patton, K.  (2009) Terminology for A&P [Video File]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/dZe6s1XG-KU?list=PLDDC561A08F3C38F8

Websites

Inner Body. (2016). Anatomy system review. Retrieved from http://www.innerbody.com/

MEDtropolis. (2016). Health library. Retrieved from http://medtropolis.com/your-health/?/98375/Skeletal-and-Muscular-Systems

Medline Plus. (2016). Bones, joints, and muscles.  Retrieved from https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/bonesjointsandmuscles.html

Medline Plus. (2016). Skin, hair and nails. Retrieved from https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/skinhairandnails.html

Mercer University School of Medicine. (2016). The internet pathology laboratory for medical education. Retrieved from http://library.med.utah.edu/WebPath/webpath.html#MENU

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. (2016). The urinary tract and how it works.  Retrieved from http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/Anatomy/urinary-tract-how-it-works/Pages/anatomy.aspx

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. (2016). Your digestive system and how it works. Retrieved from http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/Anatomy/your-digestive-system/Pages/anatomy.aspx

National Institutes of Health. (2016). Endocrine and metabolic diseases A – Z. Retrieved from http://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/health-topics/endocrine/Pages/default.aspx

NOVA. (2016). Map of the human heart. Retrieved from http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/body/map-human-heart.html

O-log-y. (2015). Tips and trivia regarding professional terminology. Retrieved from http://o-log-y.blogspot.com/

The A&P Student. (2014). Humanatomy. Retrieved from http://theapstudent.blogspot.com/search/label/muscle

The A&P Student. (2015). Tips for making the learning of anatomy and physiology faster, more efficient and way more fun! Retrieved from http://theapstudent.blogspot.com/search/label/terminology

The A&P Student. (2015). The heart song. Retrieved from http://theapstudent.blogspot.com/search/label/cardiovascular

UC Davis Medical Center. (2002). Eye Simulator/Virtual Patient Simulator. Retrieved from https://cim.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/EyeRelease/Interface/TopFrame.htm

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