What is enterohepatic recirculation, and what is the significance of the process?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 3:40 am ad1c9bdddf
Enterohepatic recirculation is cyclic process by which bile acids are "reabsorbed in the lower small intestine, returned through the blood to the liver, and reused" (enterohepatic circulation, 2010). The process "handles 20 to 30 grams of bile acids per day in human beings" (enterohepatic circulation, 2010) or about 95% of bile acids released into the duodenum (Bowen, 2001).
To give you the significance of the enterohepatic recirculation process, allow me to quote a very good explanation given by a faculty from Colorado ...
Workplace Safety and Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Act
On the one hand, the OSH Act requires that employers provide a safe workplace, free of hazards. On the other hand, there are very real legal and ethical concerns in requiring AIDS tests of employees or potential employees. Discuss this "quagmire" of addressing that OSH Act requirement and employees' rights of workplace safety, versus one's right to privacy and due process. What would you, as an employer, recommend? How do other organizations address this?View Full Posting Details