PediNeuroLogic Exam: Newborn: Normal: Primitive Reflexes - Moro
The Moro reflex is obtained by holding the baby's head and shoulders off of the mat with the arms held in flexion on the chest. The examiner suddenly lets the head and shoulders drop back a few inches while releasing the arms. The arms should fully abduct and extend, then return towards the midline with the hand open and the thumb and the index finger forming a 'C' shape. An absent or incomplete Moro is seen in upper motor neuron lesions. An asymmetric Moro is most often seen with a brachial ple
9/11 - 10th Anniversary - Tribute
On September 11, 2001, on American soil, terrorists hijacked four planes intending to crash them into American buildings. Two of those planes hit the World Trade Center Towers and one hit the Pentagon. The other crashed when American passengers apparently 'rushed' the terrorists. This video has more graphic images than some, but is good to provide students with an overall look of the events and provide them with some feeling of the impact on the minds and hearts of Americans. (04:20)
Applied Economics 2 - part 1
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DifferenceMakers: Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth
The Military and Family Research Institute at Purdue has been on the front lines of for more than 10 years, with 20 professionals, 20 student employees and faculty partners across campus. The institute: • supports the military infrastructure that supports families. • engages civilian communities to help • researches problems and identify solutions that work. • Influences policies, programs and practices http://www.purdue.edu/differencemakers/wadsworth.html
Investors should sell on short-lived rally, says Tarsala
The cross in the 50- and 200-day moving averages on the S&P 500 and a spike in volatility suggest the recent rally in stocks will be short lived, says Reuters Quantitative Analyst Mike Tarsala.
2011 State of the University Address
Penn State President Graham B. Spanier delivers his annual State of the University address to the Board of Trustees and the University community. The address was broadcast live on the Internet on September 9, 2011.
Estructuras de la Edificación I
La asignatura tiene por objetivo general que el alumno adquiera los conocimientos fundamentales de la mecánica de sólidos deformables y de los comportamientos elástico, plástico y resistente de los materiales más habitualmente utilizados en edificación. La asignatura Estructuras de edificación I aporta al alumno los conceptos y herramientas básicos de la Elasticidad y de la Resistencia de materiales, que éste utilizará en diversas asignaturas del módulo técnico, así como en el
Expedition Blue Planet- Arava Institute: Water Knows no Borders
A drought in the West Bank is exacerbating the situation in the already conflict-riddled region.A drought in the West Bank is exacerbating the situation in the already conflict-riddled region. As Israelis experience unprecedented water shortages, residential wells in drought-stricken Palestinian regions continue to dry up due to decreased rainfall and Israel’s tightening grip on water use.Parts of major West Bank cities such as Jenin, Hebron, and Bethlehem have experienced a lack of runnin