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Tracey Irene I Oxford Centre for Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Brain and at the Nuffield Division of Anaesthetics, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences. University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, OX3 9DU, - - 2014
Ever since Stone Age men discovered that knapping flint produced sharp stone edges that could be used in combat as well as for cooking and hunting, technological advances of all kinds have been adapted and adopted by the military.The opportunities provided by modern neuroscience are proving no exception, but their ...
Anderson Kathryn - - 2014
The RCN should be applauded for demanding that the NHS be exempted from the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) (News and Reflections September 17, News October 29).
Shewan Louise G - - 2012
All authors of manuscripts in the International Journal of Cardiology are required to make a binding statement that they as authors adhere to the following principles:
Mason Christopher E - - 2012
A report on the Advances in Genome Biology and Technology (AGBT) meeting, Marco Island, Florida, USA, 15-18 February 2012.
Raghu Ganesh - - 2011
This document is an international evidence-based guideline on the diagnosis and management of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, and is a collaborative effort of the American Thoracic Society, the European Respiratory Society, the Japanese Respiratory Society, and the Latin American Thoracic Association. It represents the current state of knowledge regarding idiopathic pulmonary ...
Church Colin - - 2011
This review presents the inaugural report of the British Thoracic Society Winter Scientific Meeting held from 1(st)-3(rd) December 2010. Although a wide spectrum of respiratory research was presented at the meeting the content of the review focuses specifically on three key themes of inflammation and lung injury, airways disease and ...
Pingeon J M - - 2011
Two family outbreaks of botulism (a total of nine cases) were identified in south-east and northern France in early September 2011. The source of infection was considered to be a ground green olive paste. Botulinum type A toxin was identified in seven cases and in the incriminated olive paste. Incorrect ...
Mulcahy Ben - - 2010
Against the backdrop of the scenic Lake Mendota, the C. elegans Neurobiology Meeting came to a head. Expertly organised by Brian Ackley and Bruce Bamber and hosted at the accommodating University of Wisconsin, the meeting brought together recent contributions from many of the major research groups working on the neurobiology ...
Anadón Arturo - - 2010
There are few true international meetings dedicated to covering multiple areas of toxicology. The XII International Congress of Toxicology (IUTOX) held from 19 to 23 July 2010 in Barcelona, Spain is one such meeting. The IUTOX is important as its emphasis is on chemical safety and integrating approaches and alternative ...
Vosloo André - - 2010
The highly successful Fourth International Conference in Africa for Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry (ICA-CPB) was held in the Maasai Mara National Reserve in July 2008. The theme of the meeting was "Molecules to Migration: Pressures of Life." To enhance the theme, the venue and timing of the meeting were chosen ...
Alexandroff A B - - 2010
Summary Evidence-based update meetings are held annually by the Centre of Evidence Based Dermatology, University of Nottingham. Topics are chosen by delegates at the previous year's conference and in the past have included blistering disorders, psoriasis, hair disorders and skin cancers. Once the topic is identified, a trials database search ...
Dishman Rod K RK Department of Kinesiology, University of Georgia, Athens, 30602-6554, USA. rdishman@uga.edu - - 2010
Measuring the way people vary across time in meeting recommended levels of physical activity should be a fundamental component of public health surveillance. However, we were unaware of prospective cohort studies that had examined this in a population base using convergent measures. We examined agreement between two validated measures used ...
Field K M - - 2010
Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) meetings are critical in the management of complex cancer cases. There are limited data regarding the effectiveness of neuro-oncology MDT meetings and the impact of documenting and disseminating the recommended patient management. We established a weekly neuro-oncology MDT meeting and developed a standard electronic communication process. A ...
Rabasseda X - - 2010
Although a study using eye-tracking technology to assess the focus of attention when evaluating the beauty of a face demonstrated a marked attentional preference for the eye area (Cula, G.O. et al., Abst P1636), the skin at large is a main factor that reveals information about a person to everyone ...
Saunders Thomas L - - 2010
The first Transgenic Technology (TT) Meeting was organized in 1999 by Johannes Wilbertz, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden as a regional meeting. The TT Meetings continued in this way, constantly gathering additional practitioners of transgenic methodologies until the breakthrough in 2005 when the 6th TT Meeting in Barcelona, Spain, hosted by ...
Weinstock Matthew - - 2010
Meeting meaningful use criteria starts with self-assessment.
Nikolsky Eugenia - - 2010
The annual Innovations in Cardiovascular Interventions Meeting was organized in close collaboration with the Cardiovascular Research Foundation and was co-sponsored by the Society for Coronary Angiography and Interventions. The meeting was co-chaired by Rafael Beyar and Chaim Lotan, and took place in Tel Aviv, Israel, on 6-8 December 2009. It ...
Rabasseda Xavier - - 2010
With the images of the earthquake in Haiti still fresh in the memory, and a similar disaster just occurring in Chile, coming again to New Orleans brought back vivid images of the Hurricane Katrina disaster. The city has for the most part recovered from that experience, although molds persist in ...
Lancaster Tim - - 2010
Strategic meetings keep trustees focused on annual goals.
Tsukamoto Yusuke - - 2010
The Asian Forum of Chronic Kidney Disease Initiative started in 2007 in Hamamatsu, Japan when delegates from 16 countries joined together to facilitate collaboration in studying chronic kidney disease (CKD) in the Asia-Pacific region. Based on the outcome of the first meeting, the second meeting was organized as a consensus ...
Bradley J S - - 2010
Speech levels were measured in a large number of meetings and meeting rooms to better understand their influence on the speech privacy of closed meeting rooms. The effects of room size and number of occupants on average speech levels, for meetings with and without sound amplification, were investigated. The characteristics ...
Crosas Bernat - - 2010
The ubiquitin-proteasome field has matured, as is evident from the wide diversity of systems and mechanisms in which it participates and that are the subject of investigation, presented in the Ubiquitin-Proteasome System, Dynamics and Targeting meeting held in Barcelona, co-sponsored by the Biochemical Society, the Spanish Ministry of Science, the ...
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The conclusions and recommendations from the October 2009 meeting of the Strategic Advisory Group of Experts (SAGE) on immunization have been published in the WHO weekly epidemiological record (December 11, 2009) and are reproduced with the permission.
Chen Chia-Chien - - 2010
The 22nd Annual Barrels Meeting blew into Evanston, near the Windy City, in November 2009 as the meeting was hosted on the Evanston, IL campus of Northwestern University. The longest running satellite meeting to the Society for Neuroscience Meeting annually brings together researchers from around the world focused on the ...
Lipkus Nathaniel B - - 2010
Open collaboration and sharing of information among scientists at scientific meetings can foster innovation and discovery. However, such sharing can be at odds with potential patenting and commercialization objectives. This tension may be mitigated if certain procedures are followed in the context of scientific meetings. The article first discusses what ...
Bachran Christopher - - 2010
This meeting report on the fourth Fabisch Symposium for Cancer Research and Molecular Biology describes the aims of the international meeting, the main topics of the presentations, and the highlights of the conference. The fourth Fabisch Symposium was the second on Targeted Tumor Therapies and held from April 1-3, 2009 ...
Lomberk Gwen - - 2010
Since meetings are our outlet as medical doctors and scientists to learn about the latest advances in our field, this issue highlights some worldwide meetings and conferences that may be of significant interest to put on your calendar during 2010 and 2011. These meetings are hosted by many of our ...
Gorby W Hal - - 2010
[[Subject Headings:Working class Polish Americans -- West Virginia -- Wheeling -- History. Polish American Catholics -- West Virginia -- Wheeling -- History. Ethnicity -- Religious aspects -- Catholic Church. Socialism and Christianity -- Catholic Church. In lieu of an abstract, here is a preview of the article.Waking up to the ...
Stapleton Tadhg - - 2010
PURPOSE: Practice in the area of predriving assessment for people with stroke varies, and research findings are not always easily transferred into the clinical setting, particularly when such assessment is not conducted within a dedicated driver assessment programme. This article explores the clinical predriving assessment practices and recommendations of a ...
Wittenberg-Lyles Elaine - - 2010
This paper is a secondary observation of a larger pilot study. The Assessing Caregivers for Team Intervention via Video Encounters intervention project enabled caregiver participation in hospice interdisciplinary team meetings. This paper used the team observation scale to assess the impact of caregiver involvement on team structure, process, and outcome. ...
Levesque Jean-Pierre - - 2009
The International Society of Experimental Hematology holds its annual meeting every northern summer. This year the meeting comprised of eight plenary sessions with distinguished invited speakers on in vivo imaging and tracking of hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs), HSC niches, epigenetic regulations of stem cells and regulation of stem cell fate, ...
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Forty-five days after daily multidisciplinary patient care conferences, LOS dropped more than a day. Directors of every department make sure their staff attend the meetings, and directors also attend the meetings. The team focuses on what is keeping the patient in the hospital and potential barriers to discharge.
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Announcing an initiative to connect commercially oriented academics with their local business community.
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Stroke is the third leading cause of death in the USA, Canada, Europe, and Japan. According to the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association, there are now 750 000 new strokes that occur each year, resulting in 200 000 deaths, or 1 of every 16 deaths, per year in the ...
Scharf Birgit E BE Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, - - 2009
This past January, in Cuernavaca Mexico, a conglomerate of scientists met to discuss the contemporary view of Bacterial Locomotion and Signal Transduction (BLAST). The BLAST meetings represent a field that has its roots in chemotaxis and the flagellum-based motility but now encompass all types of cellular movement and signalling. The ...
Dishman Rod K RK Department of Kinesiology, The University of Georgia, Ramsey Center, 330 River Road, Athens, GA 30602-6554, USA. - - 2009
Predicting variation in meeting recommended levels of physical activity is important for public health evaluation. The purpose of this study is to determine the predictive value of stages of the Transtheoretical Model (TTM) for classifying people who meet the US Healthy People 2010 guideline for regular physical activity. A cohort ...
Thomas Jennifer D - - 2009
The annual meeting of the Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Study Group (FASDSG) was held on June 28, 2008 in Washington DC, as a satellite to the Research Society on Alcoholism meeting. The FASDSG membership includes clinical, basic, and social scientists who meet to discuss recent advances and issues in FASD ...
Hird Susan - - 2009
The second annual meeting of foodborne disease experts and stakeholders was convened in Geneva, Switzerland from 17-21 November 2008. The meeting considered the progress of the World Health Organization's Foodborne Disease Burden Epidemiology Reference Group towards estimating the global burden of foodborne disease from enteric, parasitic, and chemical and toxic ...
Miller T J - - 2009
In 2002 a paper was presented at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management (INMM) on the assay of low level plutonium (Pu) in soft drummed waste (Miller 2002 INMM Ann. Meeting (Orlando, FL, 23-27 July 2002)). The technique described enabled the Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE), ...
Alexandroff A B - - 2009
The 17th Congress of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology took place in Paris on 17-20 September 2008 and brought together nearly 11,000 participants. Various plenary lectures, subspecialty meetings, 'free communications', 'top ten', 'test yourself' and 'junior' sessions, 19 courses and 14 'lunches with the expert', six forums, 27 ...
Gabaldón Toni - - 2009
Better orthology-prediction resources would be beneficial for the whole biological community. A recent meeting discussed how to coordinate and leverage current efforts.
Hogan Daniel J - - 2009
The largest meetings on contact dermatitis are those of the American Contact Dermatitis Society (ACDS) and the European Society of Contact Dermatitis (ESCD). To document the topics presented at these meetings and their presenters' countries of origin. Review of abstracts from the 2006 ESCD meeting and the 2005 and 2006 ...
Jerchow Boris - - 2009
In a history that goes back to 1999, the Transgenic Technology meetings started out in Sweden and over the years began to attract a growing community of technicians and researchers mainly from Europe. As the meetings started to attract an expanding worldwide audience, the community decided to found the International ...
Naruse Hiroshi - - 2008
When I started the neonatal screening in Japan, I could not obtain the necessary information for establishing the national screening system in my own country. Thus, around 1970, I visited H. Bickel, R. Guthrie and several other experts in the field of the neonatal screening in USA and Europe. Through ...
Barrett, PR
On November 2, 2007, the Indiana University Center for Bioethics convened an expert panel on predictive health research (PHR) as part of the Center’s Program in Predictive Health Ethics Research (http://www.bioethics.iu.edu/predicter.asp) which is supported by a grant from the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation. The goal of this meeting was to ...
Janovy Jr John - - 2008
This article contains the minutes of the 2008 ASP Council meeting in Arlington, Texas.
Koch Kathy - - 2008
The75th Annuual Meeting of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists will take place this year in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This column looks back at the Association's first Annual Meeting, held September 13-75, 1933, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Discussion includes Gertrude Fife's and Helen Lamb's work in organizing the meeting and the program, ...
Swaak, Natalie Dawn
This study identifies potential changes within the current tenure system to better accommodate Aboriginal values. Aboriginal expectations for sustainable forest management were identified using structured conceptual content cognitive mapping. A structured survey of industry, government and First Nations participants was then used to identify Aboriginal expectations that are poorly met ...
Fauci Anthony S - - 2008
For many young physician-scientists, the American Society for Clinical Investigation spring meetings are the backdrop to their initiation into academic medicine. Membership in the ASCI is a high honor and represents one's maturation and accomplishment in clinical research. The ASCI continues to provide this meeting forum for young investigators who ...
Marks Paul A - - 2008
The annual Atlantic City meeting of the Young Turks was an exciting event--an opportunity to hear great science, to explore career opportunities, and to meet and make friends. Though the 1950s, '60s, and '70s, the meetings remained relatively intimate, broadly covering the best in medicine and constantly growing until the ...
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