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To renew a license or maintain certification, persons in may states are required to obtain additional hours of education called what?
Continuing education units
Where was the first HOSA national conference held?
What are 2 possible topics for 2009-2010 researched persuasive speaking competition?
America vs. canada who has better health care system?
Advertising prescription drugs
What is the blood type considered to be the universal donor?
What does AIDS represent?
Acquired immunes deficiency syndrome
What is a major cause of an increase in the number of leukocytes in the blood?
What was the emphasis on life and living during the dark ages?
Saving the soul
What state contributed the 2009-2010 HOSA natioal theme
What is the Biomedical debate topic?
Drug testing: should highschool students face mandatory drug tests?
What is the topic for prepared speaking?
Hosa national theme- simple scrapes/failing hearts
Health care workers who can preform a varuety of health care skills are called _____ workers.
Multiskilled or multicompetent
What is the name for the order of business that will be conducted during a meeting?
Agenda or program
Name the T-Cells that are destructive to cells, such as cancer because they can kill foreign cells that invade the body?
Cytotoxic cells or T-8 cells
What term decribes a constant internal environment of the body?
What is the name given to the study oof the structure, composition, and function of tissue?
What ancient population believed in treating the whole body?
Who are considered the leaders of HOSA?
In 1962 what was the first body part to be reattached to the body?
Arm to the shoulder
What nutrition service career involves managing food services systems, assessing patients nutritional needs, purchasing food and equiment, and nutritional education of patients?
What were the early pharmacies of the 16/17 century called?
Which enzyme begins the breakdown (digestion) of protein?
Which branch of medicine was basically formed form the work of Sigmund Freud?
Pstchology or Psychiatry
How many written examination ?s are included of the category ii competitive events?
What is the medical term given to the interruption of a pregnancy before the fetus is consibered vaible?
You are to have a radioactive iodine uptake test. This test is to measure the function of what?
What is the national service project for 2008-2009?
Who is referred to as the 'father of medicine'?
What term is used to designate that the entire assembly voted the same?
What type of membrane lines the uriary bladder and urhra?
What year was AIDS identified as a disease?
What color are the hands in the HOSA emblem?
What did Farenheit use to create the first thermometer?
State the HOSA motto
The hands of HOSA mold the health of tomorrow
What part of the brain controls the heartbeat, blood pressure and respirations?
What is the medical name for "baby teeth", usually lost by six year of age?
What happens if the health care worker fails to meet their legal responsibilities?
Legal action can be taken aganist the worker and their employer
Name the 2 bones of the lower leg?
Fibula and Tibia
What term is used to describe a hypersensitivity to a substance?
What name is given to the point at which the nerve ending comes in contact with muscle cells?
Myoneural junction of Neuromuscluar Junction
What are the 3 parts of a contract?
Offer, acceptance and consideration
Name the connective tissue that connects bone to bone
Give the medical term for a cell produced the union of two gametes
In which competitive event do participants demonstrate their ability to effectively communicate ideas through the written media?
When does the chair call the meeting to order?
when he/she determines there is a quorm present
Name the branch of medicine that diagnosis and treats patients to prevent and correct musculoskeletal deformities?
Who is creadited with identifying how WBC protect against disease?
Dr. Elie Metchnikoff
What name is given to the ions that dissociat in your blood stream?
What is the vote required for adoption of a motion to close nominations?
Decreasing the angle between two parts
Name the inermost layer of the eye that recieves images and is the immediate instrument of vision?
Hosa National theme?
From siple scrapes to falling hearts, HOSA's where the healing starts
What is the medical term for the gums?
What food nutrient does a person with gullbladder have a problum digesting?
The american red cross is an example pf what type of health agency?
To what term does cubitus refer?
Elbow of forearm
Wha tis the name of the stomach near the Esophagus
Cardia of Cardiac
What is the terme on a typical agenda?
Call the metting to order
Name the person responsible for establishing princliples of heredity and dominant/recessive patterns
What does the term "semescence" mean?
Old age or senility
What is the term that describes a disease that was present at birth?
Name the only type of motion that can bring business before the assembly
A main motion
Blood test that measures the precentage of red blood cells per a given unit of blood
Middle or vascular layer of the eye, between the sclera and retina
Name Almoroth Wrights's Contribution to health care.
Vaccine for typhoid fever
Who may attend a mass meating?
What medical specialtu of the person of first used either as an anesthetic?
American red cross
Name the medical specalist who diagnoses &treats disease through the use of sources of radiant energy?
Which body organ produces the hormone insulin?
Name the structure in the female in which the fetus grows?
When was HOSA week held this year?
November 1-7, 2009
In what position is a person who is lying on his/her back with face upward?
Name the fat soluble vitamins?
A,D,E and K
WHat happens to a motion that does not get a second?
it gets dropped (dies)
What medical condition uses the rule of nines in the treatment and prognosis?
What term describes the general wasting and weakness of the body as seen in the certain chronic diseases such as cancer?
What is the name of a little dead-end tube off the cecum that often becomes inflamed?
Who was the American dentist who began using either as an anesthetic in 1846?
Dr. William Morton
Name the country that first found Hospice
What is the term applied to a motion that conflicts organization by-laws?
Which section of the HOSA handbook describes the competitive events program?
What is the name of the gland that encircles the urethra in the male?
Micheal Servetus advancments in medicine?
Discribed the circulatory system in the lungs
Explained how digestion was a source of body heat
Who was the great English naturalist in the 19th century who gave the theory of evelution a scintific basis?
How many national officers serve on the HOSA Inc. board of directors?
Define the term hypoglycemia?
Low blood sugar
How many times can a member debate a motion?