Type written or word processed, double-spaced, font 10-12, 1 inch page margins.
Written in MLA format.
Topic can be any condition
No less than 5 references, to be cited on the Literature Cited page, one of which can be the textbook. All of the required references must be current (within the last 5 years). Additional references can be from any timeframe.
To include the following sections: Introduction, Discussion, Conclusions, Literature Cited.
Minimum of 3 pages of text in the body of the paper.
Include a discussion of the topic selected and a description of the characteristics of the topic.
Include information regarding the history, current status and future standing of your topic
TABLES AND FIGURES
Include as many tables, figures, photographs or other visual aids as are necessary to discuss your topic. Label the tables and figures in order to reference them in the text of the paper.
Include a discussion of the metabolic and physiological effects, metabolic pathways and treatment options starting at the cellular level and ending with the organism level.
Evaluate the physiological effect(s) of the stressor on each level of organization.
If treatments are available, discuss the point of action and the level of organization targeted by the treatment.
Discuss the physiological ramifications (side-effects) of the treatment at the point of action.
Include all references cited in the text of the paper, tables and figures.
List all citations in alphabetical order by author’s last name, followed by the date, name of the article, book, etc., and the publishers information.
For example: Glazer, Gary, MD. 2000. Long-term Pharmacotherapy of Obesity. Archives of Internal Medicine. 161: 15