BIOL205 — Pathophysiology
Module 1— Virtual Assignment 1
See Tracking Calendar for due dates.
For your virtual assignment, please select a type of cancer and address the prompts as related to that particular type of cancer. Some resources that may be helpful are listed below, but please feel free to find (and cite) additional sources used.
For your cancer type of interest:
- Discuss the risk factors (modifyable and non-modifyable) and manifestations (systemic and local).
- Explain the diagnostic tools and treatment methods employed.
- Report the prognosis associated with particular stages.
- Determine the incidence, prevalence and mortality rates for this type of cancer, defining the population in question.
- Research and report specific genetic changes associated with this type of cancer.
Requirements and Formatting
Your virtual assignment must be formatted as follows:
- APA formatting
- Title Page
- Times New Roman or Arial 12-point font
- 1-inch margins
- Page numbers in top right corner
- Double Spaced
- 500 minimum word count
Please review the grading rubric below.
CDC. (2022, April 20). CDC Works 24/7. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. https://www.cdc.gov/
American Cancer Society I Information and Resources about for Cancer: Breast, Colon, Lung, Prostate, Skin. (n.d.). American Cancer Society. Retrieved April 20, 2022, from https://www.cancer.org/