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    Windows Memory Diagnostic

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    •     Windows Memory Diagnostic user interface is currently available only in English. However, you can still use the Windows Memory Diagnostic tool on computers configured to use languages other than English. •     To use Windows Memory Diagnostic, your computer must have either a 3.5-inch floppy drive or CD-ROM drive. •     We recommend that you print this users' guide, so that you have it available as a reference when running Windows Memory Diagnostic. While Windows Memory Diagnostic is running, you

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    Prenatal Diagnostic Tests and the Social, Legal, and Ethical Implications Introduction Jackie and Michael are expecting their first baby. Jackie is 32 years old and is in good health. She is 15 weeks pregnant and wants to do everything possible to ensure a healthy baby. Even though they do not have risk factors within their families, she and Michael decide to have an amniocentesis. The results indicate that their baby is a female with Turner Syndrome. This condition is caused by a missing

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    tests are small, lightweight, made of paper and carpet tape and cost close to nothing to produce. The paper wicks bodily fluids, urine for example, and the paper changes color to provide diagnostic information, such as showing how much glucose or protein is present. His goal is to distribute these simple paper diagnostic systems to developing countries, where people with basic training can administer tests and send results to distant doctors with a cellphone. (http://www.ted.com/speakers/george_whitesides

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    Diagnostic Criteria

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    Over the past years, diagnostic criteria and rule-based classifications have become the general pattern in mental illness research (Kendell & Jablensky, 2003). American Psychiatric Association’s (APA) Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (hereafter “DSM” is referred to in general regardless of its edition) and World Health Organization’s (WHO) International Classification of Diseases (hereafter “ICD” is referred to in general regardless of its edition) has been used as a standard

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    Implications The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) has been in existence for nearly sixty years, and began with the need to track statistical information of those classified as having a mental health disorder (Sartorius, et al., 1993). Since this time, the DSM has been revised multiple times in an attempt to have a commonality of mental disorders among differing clinicians around the world. This commonality has been met with a great deal of criticism and has been enveloped

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    The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) is the comprehensive guide to diagnosing psychological disorders. This manual is published by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and is currently in its fifth revision. Moreover, the manual is utilized by a multitude of mental health care professionals around the world in the process of identifying individuals with disorders and provides a comprehensive list of the various disorders that have been identified. The DSM serves

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    Radiology

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    the form of x rays or other types of radiation, we are able to diagnose and treat many diseases and injuries. Both diagnostic and therapeutic radiology involve the use of ionizing radiation ( Beta, Alpha, Gamma, and x rays), with the exception of the MRI, which uses a magnetic field rather then radiation. Radiology is classified as being either diagnostic or therapeutic. Diagnostic radiology is an evaluation of the body, by means of static or dynamic images or anatomy, physiology, and alterations

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    medicine department. This basically involves the patient being injected with a gamma emitting-isotope, this radioactive substance then sends back images of the internals of the patient. The half-life of the isotope is to suit the time of the diagnostic tests and the convenience of the patient so there isn't a lot of radiation they are exposed to. Below is an example of a gamma camera. [IMAGE] * Ultrasound Ultrasound was another application of physics which I saw in QueensElizabethHospital

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    mental disorder

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    The definition of the concept of a “mental disorder,” is fundamental to the mental health field and has been an important yet controversial issue in psychology. To properly assess, treat, and even prevent mental disorders, psychologists must initially develop a clear understanding of the term. Labeling a person’s behavior as a mental disorder can affect the way they are viewed by others and the way in which they view themselves. Thus, it is important to achieve a good measure of what constitutes

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    Asperger?s Syndrome

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    definition. According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-IV of the American Psychiatric Association (cited in Klin & Volkmar, 1995) Asperger’s syndrome follows the same format as autism. The definition of Asperger’s syndrome actually uses autism as a reference point. Asperger’s syndrome involves the absences of some abnormalities in certain areas of functioning that are affected in autism. People with Asperger’s can be highly intelligent. According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-IV of

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