Essays Tagged: "Survival rate"


ages and both sexes. In 1995 approximately 20,400 people died from Leukemia. The all time five year survival rate is 38%. This rate has gone to 52% in the mid 1980's. Approximately 25,700 cases were r ...

(3 pages) 66 0 3.7 Feb/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

"What effect did the 1914-18 War have upon the role and status of women?"

the factories and mines, the work athome and also to be able to give birth to many children as theirsurvival rate was so appallingly low. At home their duties were tolook after the many children and t ...

(18 pages) 57 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

What is evolution? What species orginate from evolution and what species have remained the same?

me ancestors. Natural selection theories reduce individuals' differences while maintaining a higher survival rate for individuals who express advantages characteristics due to the competition of survi ... ation then more extravagant characteristic would emerge. Natural selection would only impact on the survival rate of each individual unless predators have emerged with same physic as the individual to ...

(6 pages) 69 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

CHF Health Promotion Education

Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) affects a more people because of the increased survival rate post heart attacks leaving the patients with residual heart problems. According to Dr. ...

(4 pages) 100 0 1.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Green Detergents And Planaria

. The use of green (environmentally safe) versus regular detergents may be a deciding factor in the survival rate of the planaria.Planaria There are several types of planaria. They are mostly ... eses about these organisms and you will also be able to conduct experiments to figure growth rates, survival rates, reproduction rates, etc. The field of possible experiments is virtually unlimited. D ...

(4 pages) 1507 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT) and Management of Neutropenia

11)In treating some of the solid tumors and hematologic malignancies, BMT has begun to increase the survival rate for some cancer patients (Buchse & Whedon, 1995, 3). In recent years there has bee ... an immunological response against the tissues of the host. According to Horowitz (et al 1989), the survival for patients who receive antigen mismatched transplant is significantly worse than that in ...

(9 pages) 17 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Fluctuations in Lifespan and Reproduction Rates of "Daphnia" Based on Different Environmental and Nutritional Conditions

them. Hence their rate of growth and reproduction is of a high importance for the reproduction and survival rate of the above mentioned species. In terms of their biological taxonomic unit they belon ... e species is considered to be a parthenogenetic species (Hülsmann and Weiler 2000).The rate of survival and the rate of reproduction of Daphnia are highly influenced by the fluctuations and chang ...

(6 pages) 1776 0 0.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Plant Biology

Treating Infants at the Borderline of Viability.

ch situation differs as each child's will to survive, and each parent's will to learn is different. Survival also depends on where they are born. If they are born in Japan, they have a 30% survival ra ... if any of the care is even going to be worth it in the end.The dilemma in treating them stems from survival. Micro-preemies are more likely to be left to die than older children or adults with the sa ...

(6 pages) 10 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Effect of Public Health Efforts on the Incidence and Mortality Rates of Cervical Cancer

2001(see figure:2). The mortality rate of cervical cancer has declined by almost fifty percent and survival rate is seventy four percent over five years.Cervical cancer is almost completely preventab ...

(5 pages) 21 0 3.7 Jan/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

commentary on Jude the Obscure

love, marriage and freedom which replaced the earlier notions of education and idealism. It demonstrates the strict convention of marriage which Jude and Sue beginning to question and it is in this p ...

(4 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American