the conduct of human being needs to be predictable
what would make poli sci a science like physics?
monarchy is ideal form of government
what did Aristotle believe?
which theorist best described perfect American politics?
who talked about State of Nature and Leviathan
LOOK UP POLI SCI EVENTS
what were the key events leading up to the revolutionary war? know the story, with details.
1. Aristotle and Plato believed that a good life constitute reason, virtue, passion,and social beings.Locke wrote 2nd treatise of civil govt 1689, showing that people are more
the social or political structures and organizations that shape political behavior (branches of gov, political parties, interest groups)
fundamental and supreme laws, usually written in a charter, that establish the basis of a poli system and the basis for other laws
How much ROM should you provide to the spine during inpatient after a SCI?
NONE. Keep it immobilized.
What is a universal contraindication to ROM after SCI?
Pain at the fracture site.
Bilateral or unilateral strength for inpatient SCI?
Effective strength exercises SCI
What is the age for the NSCIA to define a pediatric SCI?
newborn to 15 yo
5 most common MOI for SCI
2. Violence (child abuse)
5. Birth trauma
Largest portion of SCI are in what age range? How many of the 11,000 annual cases are consider pediatric?
1. Synthesize symptoms, initiating events, (and presentations) of SCI to understand diagnosis and treatment
Symptoms:decreased sensation and motor activity
Initiating Events: falls, MVA, violence, sports
1. Presentations of SCI - compression fracture
axial loading (diving) shatters body
Precursors to Sci-Fi
Lucian's True History, Arabian Nights tales, The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter
Called his writings "scientific romances", established methods and ideas of the genre. Pioneered scientific exploration of time travel, alien invasion, biol. engineering. Predicted things like
How often do spinal cord injuries occur?
4 : 1 million
What are the most common cause of Spinal cord injuries?
MVA - 40.4%, Non-traumatic - 39%Falls in older adults - 27.9%, GSW violence - 15%, Recreational - 8%
What are non traumatic sci causes?
Diseases, Vascular disorders, Ortho problems, Spina
Poli Sci/Russian Studies
helped establish modern political science
first person to receive a reward by a poli-sci association; professor of history of political science
established first political science program
3. Promote behavioral recovery
T/F: Exercise contributes to neuroplasticity.
Exercise induces the generation of
striatal glial-derived neurtrophic factor (GDNF)
What classifies as a SCI?
Damage to any part of the spinal cord or nerves at the end of the spinal canal.
◦ in federalism cases (one elected body vs. another),
◦ to protect fundamental rights from "majority tyranny,"
◦ to protect the rights of poli<cal/ethnic/religious/etc. minorities (who may not fare well in democratic elective politics), and
◦ to protect
What is the smallest city? (pt2)
Vatican City (pt2)
What is the largest city?
What is mummification?
The process the Egyptians used to preserve their dead bodies
What is anthropology?
The study of human societies and cultures and their development
success in preventing ossification of the bony matrix, but is ineffective in the presence of mature bone
how does NSAIDS help in the management of HO?
it's known to decrease initial matrix formations, but not proven in SCI
how does radiation therapy help in the management of HO?
decreases the initial
unscrupulous; not restrained by the conscience; unreasonably unfair
the study of the earth
"Cogn and Sci"
to know, knowledge
Establishing neuro level
- Initial ISNCSCI is most relevant prognostic factor for functional recovery following SCI
AIS A (motor & sensory complete)
- 80% remain AIS A
- 10% convert to AIS B
- 10% convert to AIS C
- Functional motor (WB&ambulation) recovery below level
of a word has been clipped off; prof, auto, phys-ed, ad, poli-sci
abbreviate a longer term by taking the initial letters; NATO, NASA, AIDS, ATM
a word (usually a noun) is reduced to form another word of a different type (usually a verb); editor to edit, donation to donate
The study of air water and the land surrounding an organism or community
- includes the impact of humans on the environment
what type of science is envi sci
interdisciplinary science: involves many fields of study
The study of how organisms interact with each other