Last stages of copd, chest pain, morphine drip
hi, my father has end stage copd . Can barely move and is currently in hospital after chest pains. He is due home tomorow and has been fitted with a morphine drip which a nurse will visit to check each day. He is coming home in an ambulance and having a hospital bed. No one will say how long he...
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Have metastatic cancer of uterus. Is morphine taking away will to live?
I believe a cancer patient going into a hospice and heavily using morphine is more likely to lose the will to live. I know of a 65 year old cancer patient with metastatic cancer of the uterus who told me she definitely wanted to live but was going to use hospice to be more comfortable in her...
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Has oral cancer. On morphine drip. What can help?
Hi Dr. Dorian, my brother is 42 yrs old and has oral cancer. He had done his surgery to remove 1.5inch of his jaw. However is still hospitalize now and last week hee had another surgery to paste the leakage. Overall he is hospitalize 3 weeks now and he is getting weaker. The latest update i heard...
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How long can live with lymphoma ?
My 76-yr-old father was diagnosed with Stage 4 non hodgkin lymphoma on Aug 18, 2010. Prior to his diagnosis, he had been fainting , having trouble with his colon and losing weight, but for the most part he was in good health. The drs advised our fami
My father has congestive heart failure.He has been hospitalized for a month.His heart is working at 25%. His doc will start morphine. How long will he last
it depends on activity of a person if his actvity is very restricted he can live long on mdicines as his needs are lessened by strict less activity
How long can semen live out sode of the body?
In good conditions like warm temperature, good humidity and absent direct sunlight the sperms can survive for 2 hours.
Hi, How long doesthe MRSA bacteria can live in our bodies? is it possible to completely get rid of it with a anaboitics? How long does it live in home objects?
It can continue to live in the body unless properly treated, also not many antibiotics are effective against them.
With proper antibiotics given over a period one can get rid of the MRSA from the body.
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