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Miracle GloverMrs. KaslerENGL 3H11 October 2018Robots: The New Norm In The Medical Field I’m sure you’ve heard of Robots roaming around hospitals or helping with surgical operations, but there’s something else robots can do; rehabilitate. Rehabilitation robots are robots that help restore or improve physical movement ((Reinkensmeyer). “Therapy robots are machines or tools for rehabilitation therapists that allow patients to …

Effects of Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a strong component in China, and can be traced to their health care system for at least 2,500 years. The procedure involves inserting hair-thin steel surgical needles into specific points in the body which are supposed to make you feel better, and be healthier. This is only the technical aspect though. To understand the “art” of this procedure, …

Chapter 1 Understanding Exceptionalities in the 21st Century

Medical Model Human development is viewed according to two dementions: normal and pathological. Normal: absence of biological problems; pathological: alterations in the organism caused by disease. Section 504 Amendment to the Vocational Rehabilitation Act that included a provision prohibiting discrimination against persons with disabilities in federally assisted programs and activities. Physical Therapist A pro who provides services that help restore …

Chapter 2 Education for All

Free and Appropriate Public Education FAPE; Provision within IDEA that requires every eligible student with a disibility be included in public education. Related Services Those services necessary to ensure that students with disibilities benefit from thei educational experience.i.e. special transpo. , speech patho., pysch. services, and physical and occupational therapy, recreation, rehabilitation couseling, social work, and medical services.   Individualized …

Family Violence

The key social issues contributing to the need for Criminal Justice practitioners are Poverty, Racism, and Sexism. Poverty, is the inability to satisfy one’s basic needs because one lacks income to buy services or from lack of access to services. Racism is the belief that race accounts for differences in human character or ability and that a particular race is …

Bionic Limbs

Prosthetic limbs are composed of three essential factors: firstly the socket which is the fuse between the limb and the mechanical support system, secondly the pylon which changes the magnitude of the lost limb as well may combine a knee/elbow joint in case that the imputation is over the knee/ elbow, finally, an artificial foot/hand. As to the growing rate …

Building Info Set #1

In what year was Brown Hall first dedicated and after whom was it named? Dedicated in 1967. Named after William R. Brown, former head of the English Department at WMU  When was the Chemistry Building opened? And what is it also known as? Opened Winter 2007. Also known as the Chemistry Annex.   When was the Dalton Center built, and after whom …

Restorative Justice

Restorative Justice : A necessary Evolution ? Over the last decades, a new conception of Justice started to rise. Regarding the evolution of mores, Justice had to adapt itself as well. In essence, Justice intervenes to solve problems due to criminal conduct, but it has to make sure that this conduct will not occur again. However considering this fact, how …

Drinking Habits

Driving under the influence or violent rage caused by drunkenness are quite common sights on television news reports and newspapers these days. Hollywood celebrities are the biggest violators of the safe drinking rules even though they have the most ways and means of avoiding the pitfalls of getting drunk and developing that nasty habit that takes months to clean up …