I am going to select Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) …for my assignment.
Submit your disease topic from chapters 11-20 here. Check back to see that it has been approved. This assignment is worth 0 points. If a 0 appears in your My Grades I have checked your submission. You should then check to see that it has been approved. If a topic is not approved you should resubmit another topic. Check back to see that it is acceptable until I approve the topic.
Examples of topics include:
Any disease of the endocrine, circulatory, digestive, respiratory, urinary or reproductive systems.
You can find diseases listed within each chapter.
The presentation should include:
A description of the disease including:
Which system it effects
the physiology of how it effects the system
symptoms of the disease
treatments for the disease
how the disease is diagnosed
the prognosis for recovery.
statistics on who can get the disease,
how common it is in the United States and the World
other interesting facts about your disease such as famous people who have the disease or new research for the disease.
Your presentation should include:
at least 3 diagrams, charts, pictures or illustrations that will to enhance your presentation.
a reference page with 4 references in APA style.