Search Results
Results 1 - 50 of 61
1 2 >
Obradović Mario - - 2014
Increasing the production of hazardous waste during the past few years and stricter legislation in the area of permanent disposal and transportation costs were significantly elevated above activities. This creates a new, highly lucrative gray market which opens the way for the criminalization. Of great importance is the identification of ...
Tian Li L Department of Entomology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546-0091, - - 2014
The presence of reproductively altruistic castes is one of the primary traits of the eusocial societies. Adaptation and regulation of the sterile caste, to a certain extent, drives the evolution of eusociality. Depending on adaptive functions of the first evolved sterile caste, eusocial societies can be categorized into the worker-first ...
Løvlie Hanne H IFM Biology; Linköping University; Linköping, - - 2014
The Biology of Spermatozoa (BoS) meetings have run on a biannual basis since the early 1990s. They are dedicated to the fascinating research topic of sperm and their complicated route to fertilization. The BoS meetings focus on sperm, but they also explore additional supporting factors important in fertilization, such as ...
Neumann Ignacio - - 2013
ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: The executive committee of the American College of Chest Physicians 9th edition of the Antithrombotic guidelines (AT9) developed a strategy to limit the impact of conflict of interest (COI) on recommendations. This policy excluded conflicted panelists from voting on recommendations with which they had conflicts. The objective of ...
- - 2012
The subject of firing was aired during a debate at this year's British Equine Veterinary Association congress. Keen to include debates on other controversial issues in future, the association tested the water by inviting Bruce Bladon and Roger Smith to take opposing positions on the topic. BEVA also welcomed its ...
Miller Albert - - 2012
All pulmonologists, including those recently completing training, should be competent in critically evaluating and interpreting pulmonary function tests (PFTs). In addition, some authorities recommend that respiratory therapists learn to provide preliminary PFT interpretations for the medical directors of PFT labs. The 2005 American Thoracic Society/European Respiratory Society guidelines for interpreting ...
Rosenkranz Stephan - - 2011
The 2009 European Guidelines on Diagnosis and Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) have been adopted for Germany. While the guidelines contain detailed recommendations regarding pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), they contain only a relatively short paragraph on other, much more frequent forms of PH including PH owing to left heart disease. ...
Rutten Frans H - - 2011
The Annual Scientific Sessions of the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology was held in Gothenburg, Sweden, 21-24 May 2011. Over 700 abstracts, along with many invited programs and several satellite programs were presented. Some of the late-breaking clinical trials are summarized here.
Wong Nathan D - - 2011
The author has no funding, financial relationships, or conflicts of interest to disclose.
Whitlock Sandra N - - 2011
Abstract Although there has been considerable controversy regarding the deactivation of pacemakers near the end of life, clinicians can expect to face more requests for pacemaker withdrawal as the number of implants grows. Despite a clear ethical and legal precedent, these requests may elicit significant psychological and moral distress on ...
The Singapore National Resuscitation Council's Neonatal And Paediatric Resuscitation Workgroup 2010-2011 - - 2011
We present the revised guidelines for newborn and paediatric resuscitation for Singapore. The 2010 International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation consensus on science as well as the main recommendations from the European Resuscitation Council and American Heart Association were debated and discussed. The final recommendations for the Singapore National Resuscitation Council ...
Green Martin S - - 2011
The last guidelines on training for adult cardiac electrophysiology (EP) were published by the Canadian Cardiovascular Society in 1996. Since then, substantial changes in the knowledge and practice of EP have mandated a review of the previous guidelines by the Canadian Heart Rhythm Society, an affiliate of the Canadian Cardiovascular ...
Rabasseda X - - 2011
As jazz and indeed most music has rhythm at its very core, so does life with the heart steadily pumping blood to the body. But as in jazz rhythm, irregular rhythm is paired with changes in pitch and velocity making melody and harmony, so it is to a large extent ...
McLornan D P - - 2010
Seven cases were discussed by an expert panel at the 2009 Annual Scientific Meeting of the British Society of Haematology. These cases are presented in a similar format to that adopted for the meeting. There was an initial discussion of the presenting morphology, generation of differential diagnoses and then, following ...
Berlin Leonard L Rush Medical College Chicago, Ill, USA. - - 2010
On the morning of Sunday November 29, 2009, hundreds of radiologist-attendees at the Radiological Society of North America's Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting took their seats in a simulated courtroom at McCormick Place, Chicago, Ill, to witness a mock trial of a radiologist who had been accused of medical malpractice ...
O'Dell Gene J - - 2010
An annual look at trends in demographics, technology, insurance and more.
Jani Ashesh B - - 2010
We provide a summary of the 92nd Annual Meeting of the American Radium Society (ARS), the oldest organization devoted to the study of cancer. This May 2010 meeting included a postgraduate course/contouring laboratory, seven scientific sessions, two keynote lectures, one Janeway lecture, four Panel presentations, one debate, one satellite symposium ...
- - 2010
Each year at the annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG), addresses are given in honor of the society and a number of award winners. A summary of each of these addresses is given below. On the following pages, we have printed the Presidential Address and the ...
Gee Kent L - - 2010
The R. Bruce Lindsay Award (formerly the Biennial Award) is presented in the Spring to a member of the Society who is under 35 years of age on 1 January of the year of the Award and who, during a period of two or more years immediately preceding the award, ...
Hatch Alex David - - 2010
The following essay was written by Mr. Alex Hatch, a junior undergraduate student majoring in Biological Engineering at Utah State University. Mr. Hatch submitted a 1000-1200 word essay to the 5th Annual Bioethics Contest sponsored by the Institute of Biological Engineering (IBE). A group of professionals in Biological Engineering assessed ...
Walter Frank G - - 2010
INTRODUCTION: The only U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved coral snake antivenom was officially discontinued in 2007, causing ever-diminishing supplies. This study describes the severity of U.S. coral snakebites during the last 25 years to determine trends in annual rates of these bites' medical outcomes. METHODS: This study retrospectively analyzed all ...
Shupnik Margaret A - - 2010
This year represents the second, of what we expect to be an annual series, of articles based on The Endocrine Society annual meeting presentations that highlight recent advances in vibrant basic science areas in endocrinology. For ENDO 09, two general areas with broad appeal and significance to our members were ...
- - 2009
In accordance with established custom, the American Psychological Association (APA) bestows annual awards in recognition of outstanding contributions by psychologists across an array of domains. The awards laud distinguished contributions to the advancement of science, to applications of psychological knowledge to clinical and social issues, to education and training, and ...
Janovy Jr John - - 2009
Minutes of the 2009 Annual ASP Business Meeting held at the Crowne Plaza in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Alexandroff A B - - 2010
The 67th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology took place in San Francisco on 6-10 March 2009. The flavour of this busy but well-organized convention was a mixture of practical, hands-on teaching sessions, led and delivered by experts, with breakthrough cutting-edge scientific sessions. Aesthetic dermatology comprised a significant ...
Sweet Jeremy - - 2009
The Symposium consisted of eight sessions of oral presentations as well as various workshops and poster sessions. This report reviews the presentations in the following sessions and discusses the main conclusions and issues arising from each session: Session 1: Biosafety - experience and results Session 2: Introgression, invasion and fitness ...
Bird Melanie D MD Department of Surgery, Burn and Shock Trauma Institute, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, - - 2009
This article highlights the research presented at the Alcohol and Trauma Satellite Symposium at the 30th Annual Meeting of the Shock Society. The satellite meeting was held on June 8 and 9 in Baltimore, MD. Its purpose was to discuss recent findings in the areas of alcohol and injury, including ...
Hutchinson C V - - 2010
A morphology session is held each year at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the British Society of Haematology. Prior to the meeting this year, eight morphology cases were made available to BSH members as glass slides and also digitally as 'virtual slides'. A panel of invited commentators who had no ...
Benoit-Bird Kelly J - - 2009
The R. Bruce Lindsay Award (formerly the Biennial Award) is presented in the Spring to a member of the Society who is under 35 years of age on 1 January of the year of the Award and who, during a period of two or more years immediately preceding the award, ...
Churches Wayne - - 2009
Working closely with Honeywell Building Solutions, a division of Honeywell International, under two long-term Energy Performance Contracts, should bring Gwent Healthcare NHS Trust in South Wales guaranteed annual savings of over pounds 1.1 million in energy costs over at least the next 15 years, as the Trust's estates manager, Wayne ...
Takikawa Hajime - - 2009
At the 44th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Hepatology, 1674 cases of drug-induced liver injury (DILI), occurring between January 1997 and December 2006, were reviewed. Data were obtained by questionnaires completed by the 29 presenters of the special DILI session during the meeting. This article presents the review's ...
Kansas Wheat Commission
Annual report provides an overview and summary of the agency activities for the fiscal period.
Russ Zachary N - - 2009
ABSTRACT: The following essay was written by a sophomore undergraduate student majoring in Bioengineering at the University of Maryland, Mr. Zachary Russ. Mr. Russ was one of 174 students who submitted a 1000-1200 word essay to the 4th Annual Bioethics Contest sponsored by the Institute of Biological Engineering (IBE). A ...
Janovy Jr John - - 2008
This article contains the minutes of the 83rd annual ASP business meeting.
Villar Luisa M - - 2008
The annual Congress of the Spanish Immunology Society is the forum at which clinical immunologists and scientists communicate novel findings in the field. This year's meeting was held in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, from 21 to 24 May 2008. It was opened and organized by Nuria Matamoros, head of the ...
Trueman Carol Ann - - 2007
Thirty-seven distinguished faculty members presented 15 Telehealth and Technology workshops at NAHC's 25th Annual Meeting in Baltimore this October. Each topic in this track was carefully chosen by the annual meeting committee members and NAHC staff. It is undeniable that best practices in home care and hospice must have as ...
Cases Aleix - - 2006
The 38th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Nephrology was held November 8-13, 2005, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. The meeting offered the latest findings in basic and clinical nephrology science and was attended by more than 12,000 specialists from around the world. This year's sessions included 58 basic and ...
Bain B J - - 2005
Each year at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the British Society for Haematology, there is a slide session in which microscopic slides of six patients with haematological disorders are discussed by two experts. Further data and the final diagnosis are then provided. The slide session is presented here, as it ...
Aspinall Richard - - 2005
The problems associated with the ageing immune system coupled with possible solutions were discussed recently at the British Society for Immunology Annual Congress in Harrogate in December 2004. The session "Ageing and the Immune System in vivo" dealt in details with the immune risk phenotype and the potential methods of ...
Krouse Helene J - - 2005
The term of each SOHN president is two years. One of the president's many duties and privileges is to preside over the opening ceremony at the Annual Congress and Nursing Symposium each fall, marking the official opening of the five-day conference, which includes educational, collegial, and social activities. Following is ...
G. Costanzo
Six naupliar stages are described based on specimens of Stephos longipes Giesbrecht, 1902, obtained from sea ice near Terra Nova Bay, Antarctica. Marked differences between nauplii of Stephos longipes and Paralabidocera antarctica (I. C. Thompson, 1898) were used only to identify the two species in the samples. The copepods Stephos ...
Mälkki, Helena
11th Annual Meeting of SETAC Europe. Spain, 6 - 10 May 2001. Poster
Sincell M - - 2000
AUSTIN, TEXAS--Here at the 17th Annual National Conference on Artificial Intelligence, four teams of engineers fielded mechanical contestants in the first annual urban ruin search-and-rescue competition--a simulated catastrophe created to test intelligent lifesaving robots that may one day lead rescuers to people trapped in the precarious rubble of collapsed buildings. ...
Gao SS - - 2000
The mechanism responsible for the triggering of earthquakes remains one of the least-understood aspects of the earthquake process. The magnitude-7.3 Landers, California earthquake of 28 June 1992 was followed for several weeks by triggered seismic activity over a large area, encompassing much of the western United States. Here we show ...
K.Neil Harker
Few studies report animal grazing effects on weed populations. A study was conducted to assess weed populations in annual and perennial forage grasses grazed at various intensities by cattle over a 4-yr period. The perennial forages were Bromus inermis and Bromus riparius, and the annual forages were winter Triticosecale and ...
Lister E D - - 2000
Usually dreaded, annual meetings can provide a crucial, powerful, but often neglected context for reviewing the "vital signs" of a group practice: mission, membership, marketplace strategy and infrastructure. We propose that regular and thoughtful attention to essential issues of cohesion and effectiveness significantly increases the likelihood of group vitality and ...
Oregon Cooperative Wildlife Research ...
One chapter of a seven chapter annual report from 1999 examining ecological issues regarding the shortnose and Lost River sucker populations in Upper Klamath Lake and Williamson River.
Koenig WD - - 2000
We tested whether annual seed production (masting or mast fruiting) in Northern Hemisphere trees is an evolved strategy or a consequence of resource tracking by comparing masting patterns with those of annual rainfall and mean summer temperatures, two environmental variables likely to correlate with available resources. There were generally significant ...
1 2 >