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Blaeser Susan B SB ASA Standards Secretariat, Acoustical Society of America, 1305 Walt Whitman Road, Suite 300, Melville, NY 11747 [Tel.: (631) 390-0215; Fax: (631) 923-2875; e-mail: - - 2014
American National Standards (ANSI Standards) developed by Accredited Standards Committees S1, S2, S3, S3/SC 1, and S12 in the areas of acoustics, mechanical vibration and shock, bioacoustics, animal bioacoustics, and noise, respectively, are published by the Acoustical Society of America (ASA). In addition to these standards, ASA publishes catalogs of ...
Blaeser Susan B SB ASA Standards Secretariat, Acoustical Society of America, 1305 Walt Whitman Road, Suite 300, Melville, NY 11747 [Tel.: (631) 390-0215; Fax: (631) 923-2875; e-mail: - - 2014
American National Standards (ANSI Standards) developed by Accredited Standards Committees S1, S2, S3, S3/SC 1, and S12 in the areas of acoustics, mechanical vibration and shock, bioacoustics, animal bioacoustics, and noise, respectively, are published by the Acoustical Society of America (ASA). In addition to these standards, ASA publishes catalogs of ...
Sankaranarayanan Rengaswamy R Special Advisor on Cancer Control, Head Section of Early Detection and Prevention, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon - - 2014
Dr Eric Suba has been distorting facts and persistently disseminating biased and misleading views and statements regarding our studies over the past several years. His article in the Indian Journal of Medical Ethics fails to mention the facts that seem unfavourable to his arguments, and the ethical concerns are unsubstantiated ...
Roy-Engel Astrid M AM Tulane Cancer Center, Dept. of Epidemiology, and Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium (LCRC), 1430 Tulane Ave, SL-66, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA. - - 2013
The Eighth International Biennial Conference on RNA polymerases I and III (the 'Odd Pols') was held June 7-11, 2012 at The Airlie Center in Warrenton Virginia, USA. It was sponsored by the Universite Laval and the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, and organized ...
Baylis Françoise - - 2013
This article on mitochondrial replacement technology briefly explains and defends the legitimacy of such terms as 'three-parent embryos', 'three-parent babies' and 'three-person IVF'. Next, it reviews select ethical objections to mitochondrial replacement technology that fall into four, sometimes overlapping, categories: (i) harms to egg providers; (ii) harms to potential offspring ...
Herrera Federico F Escuela de Biología, Universidad de Costa Rica (UCR), San Pedro Montes de Oca, San José, Costa Rica; Email: - - 2013
A new naucorid species, Ctenipocoris oscari Herrera NEW SPECIES, is herein described for Costa Rica. It is the first species to be described in Central America and the sixth American species. Comparative notes are provided to differentiate this species from the others. Type material is deposited at the Zoological Museum ...
Hyman David A - - 2012
Almost without exception, law professors dismissed the possibility that the PPACA might be unconstitutional - but something went wrong on the way to the courthouse. What explains the epic failure of law professors to accurately predict how Article III judges would approach the case? This essay identifies three distinct but complementary factors ...
McIlroy Russell F - - 2012
What's known on the subject? and What does the study add? The history of The Urological Society of Australasia was written by Sally Wilde and published by Hyland House in 1999.Whilst this documented geographical and numerical growth along with some structural changes, it did not discuss the change in and ...
Daynard Richard A - - 2012
The recognition that tobacco control and human rights concerns overlap is quite recent. This commentary reflects upon tobacco control's growth through allying with other domains, and details a particular effort to build alliances between tobacco control and human rights practitioners.
Gray Tanya T National Poisons Information Service Edinburgh Unit, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH16 4SA, UK. - - 2011
Experience with toxicity relating to intravenous (IV) paracetamol is discussed in the context of international experience. Issues in management and recent international strategies to minimise hazard are highlighted.
Vander Beken T - - 2008
OBJECTIVES: To describe and analyse the cigarette smuggling trade in Belgium and its role in the international cigarette black market. DESIGN: Analysis of Belgian customs and prosecution files concerning the cigarette smuggling trade in the period 2000 to 2006 and interviews with law enforcement authorities and private tobacco industry. RESULTS: ...
Schmidt U - - 2005
Extended abstract of a paper presented at Microscopy and Microanalysis 2005 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, July 31--August 4, 2005.
Trimble Jim - - 2003
Although the architects of COBRA had sound and compassionate motivations in place, administration of and compliance with this law are far from easy. COBRA assists employees that lose their jobs by allowing them to purchase insurance benefits from their former employer. Outsourcing COBRA administration can be the best way for ...
Stevens Robert - - 2002
The 1902 Midwives Act had far-reaching implications for every midwife in England and Wales. This paper explores the legal aspects of the Act and what it meant for practising midwives then and now.
Saastamoinen, Olli
"Proceedings of the Symposium, held in St.Petersburg, Russia, September 1995"
Wedig HD - - 1996
Issues of impairment, hand and eye disabilities have worldwide significance. This paper presents the issues from a medical-legal perspective in Switzerland and the Federal Republic of Germany.
van Driel M F - - 1994
Impotence is not only a problem of modern society. Centuries ago man has sought for causes and remedies for impotence, originally looking much more outside himself rather than within himself. This article reviews and reflects on mythological, religious and cultural aspects of impotence, especially before the beginning of the 18th ...
- - 1991
On December 11, 1983, 25-year-old Missourian Nancy Cruzan was in a serious car accident, pronounced dead at the scene by police then resuscitated by paramedics. On December 14, 1990, the gastrostomy tube which had kept Nancy alive since the accident was removed and she died 11 days later. The heartbreak, ...
Dombroff M A - - 1990
Once the immediate visceral reaction to being slapped with a malpractice suit has subsided, it's time to assess the situation and prepare for the impending legal battle. A successful outcome is more likely if you remain calm; call your insurance company immediately; familiarize yourself with your rights and obligations; cooperate ...
Manfredi M J - - 1989
The complex legal aspects of software license agreements are addressed in this final part of a three-part series. A healthcare organization that has selected a software vendor and has reviewed the central provisions of a licensing agreement must then take a close look at the other provisions of the agreement. ...
Kircher J - - 1986
Malpractice is the legal charge against a professional accused of a private wrong. Claims must be filed under tort (or civil) law; specific statutes can vary from state to state. Legal doctrines associated with malpractice include respondeat superior, which places ultimate liability with a superior or employer; proximate cause, which ...
Smith R - - 1980
The insanity defence is considered in terms of the operation of incommensurable scientific and legal discourses, a dualism which in turn is held to reflect individualist values. This analysis is used to explain both the recurring nature of medico-legal controversy and the historical results of the defence in Victorian England.
Robinson F C - - 1979
The court-ordered sterilization of a normal 18-year-old black female in North Carolina focused attention on the unfortunate impact of eugenic statutes that allow sterilization as a method of social control. The existence of these laws in many states allows misapplication and abuse of authority which, not infrequently, is directed liberally ...
Flint C - - 1977
This article attempts to place in proper perspective the legal and ethical aspects of proprietary rights as they apply to federally funded media programs. Brief reference is made to the recently enacted revision of the Copyright Law, Title 17 of the U.S. Code. Distinction is made between the common law ...
Mann A M - - 1966
LITIGATION FOR PERSONAL INJURY FOLLOWING ACCIDENTAL TRAUMA IS AN EXPENSIVE AND CONFUSED PROCESS INVOLVING THREE PROTAGONISTS: patient, doctor and lawyer. Although post-traumatic conditions can be elaborately classified, the intrinsic validity of such classifications is often questionable. Current methods of evaluating psychological sequelae of accidental injury are inaccurate and unsatisfactory, partly ...
PARKER J M - - 1962
In April 1962 the Alberta Government passed legislation permitting a pharmacist to substitute drugs on a written medical prescription unless the doctor indicated otherwise. The intent was stated to be in the interests of cheaper drugs for the people of Alberta. The legality of this legislature has been questioned in ...
WHARTON D R - - 1954
1. Procedures have been developed for studying quantitatively the response of the male American cockroach to the odorous attractant of the female. 2. The percentage of male roaches responding to extracts of the attractant of the female has been found to vary with the log of the concentration of the ...
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