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  1. 1. Pneumonia By: Fabian Castillo B block 11.27.2011
  2. 2. Introduction <ul><li>Definition: Pneumonia is a breathing (respiratory) condition in which there is an infection of the lungs </li></ul><ul><li>Quote: “In essence, the virus landed the first blow while bacteria delivered the Knock-out punch” – NIAID Director Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. </li></ul>
  3. 3. How does pneumonia affect the human body? <ul><li>When bacteria that normally inhabit the nose and throat invade the lungs and cause future respiratory problems </li></ul><ul><li>Virus destroys the cells that line the bronchial tubes and lungs </li></ul>
  4. 4. What are the symptoms of pneumonia? <ul><li>Congestion </li></ul><ul><li>Coughing </li></ul><ul><li>Chest Pain </li></ul><ul><li>Fever </li></ul><ul><li>Chills </li></ul><ul><li>Short of breath </li></ul>
  5. 5. Is Pneumonia deadly? <ul><li>Yes, pneumonia is deadly if it is not treated well </li></ul><ul><li>If you suspect bronchial pneumonia, visit a local physician right away </li></ul><ul><li>If it gets worse, see a doctor as soon as possible </li></ul>
  6. 6. Is Pneumonia contagious? <ul><li>Yes, through saliva </li></ul><ul><li>Body fluids such as urine and blood </li></ul><ul><li>Sneezing </li></ul><ul><li>Germs spread through the air </li></ul><ul><li>Mucus </li></ul>
  7. 7. What is the treatment for pneumonia? <ul><li>Doctors use antibiotics to treat pneumonia caused by bacteria, the most common cause of the condition </li></ul><ul><li>Your doctor will choose your antibiotic based on a number of things, including your age, your symptoms, and how severe they are </li></ul>
  8. 8. Pulmonologist <ul><ul><li>A pulmonologist is an expert that deals with diseases of the respiratory tract and respiratory diseases </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Entry level- $215,000 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Average- $288,000 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Potential- $417,000 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Advancing would depend on the specialty research that a pulmonologist chooses to study </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Radiologist, ICU Nurse, and an Intensivist </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. High School Career academies <ul><li>I went to Atholton High School. </li></ul><ul><li>Penn Foster Career School </li></ul><ul><li>I picked this career academy because this academy was the best one that related to my career as a pulmonologist. </li></ul>
  10. 10. John Hopkins University <ul><li>Baltimore, MD </li></ul><ul><li>The tuition is $100,000. </li></ul><ul><li>The program requirements are to take med school, study general medicine, specialize in pulmonology, and 2 years in basic science. </li></ul><ul><li>The Blue Jay is the school’s mascot. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Community Service <ul><li>I helped feed the homeless at a soup kitchen during Christmas eve. </li></ul><ul><li>I did it because I care and wanted to give back to my community. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Prior Job Experience <ul><li>John Hopkins Research Center- Receptionist, 2020 </li></ul><ul><li>Health Stream- Data Analyst, 2018 </li></ul><ul><li>University of Maryland College park- Valet parking, 2017 </li></ul><ul><li>Olive Garden, waiter, 2016 </li></ul>
  13. 13. Citing <ul><li>http://www.medicalinspection.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/Pneumonia.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3036/3785990105_189edb26b3.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://hospitalacquiredpneumonia.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/walking-pneumonia-symptoms.jpg </li></ul>

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