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Bout Henriëtte J HJ University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the - - 2014
The ethical acceptability of animal research is typically evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Legislation such as Directive 2010/63/EU on the protection of animals used for scientific purposes provides guidance for ethical evaluation of animal use proposals but does not dictate the outcome, leaving this determination to the ethical review committees ...
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The salt content of cheese sold in UK supermarkets remains high, despite the fact that almost 85 per cent of products meet the recommended government targets, reveals a study of cheeses sold by the top retailers.
Munafò Marcus R MR MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK; UK Centre for Tobacco and Alcohol Studies, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK; School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, Bristol, - - 2014
Rutter's commentary (Rutter, 2014) on our article (Munafò et al., 2014) provides us the opportunity to clarify some issues that he (and therefore, we suspect, others) may have misunderstood.
Canvasser Noah E NE University of Michigan, Urology, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States ; - - 2014
Objective: To examine the use of social media within Endourology by reporting on its utilization during the 2013 World Congress of Endourology (WCE) annual meeting. Materials and Methods: Two social media platforms were analyzed for this study: Twitter (San Francisco, CA), and LinkedIn (Mountain View, CA). For Twitter, a third-party ...
Niederman Michael S - - 2014
Chalmers JD, Pletz MW, Aliberti S (Eds): Community-Acquired Pneumonia. European Respiratory Monographs. Sheffield: European Respiratory Society; 2014, ISBN 978-1-849-84049-1.
Oxenham Andrew J - - 2014
The Gold Medal is presented in the spring to a member of the Society, without age limitation, for contributions to acoustics. The first Gold Medal was presented in 1954 on the occasion of the Society's Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Celebration and biennially until 1981. It is now an annual award.
Focquaert Farah F Department of Philosophy and Moral Sciences, Bioethics Institute Ghent, Ghent University, Blandijnberg 2, 9000, Ghent, Belgium, - - 2014
What if neurofeedback or other types of neurotechnological treatment, by itself or in combination with behavioral treatment, could achieve a successful "rewiring" of the psychopath's brain? Imagine that such treatments exist and that they provide a better long-term risk-minimizing strategy compared to imprisonment. Would it be ethical to offer such ...
Korbel Krzysztof K Department of Spinal Disorders, Clinic and Chair of Pediatric Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Poznań University of Medical Sciences, Poznań, - - 2014
Abstract According to the Scoliosis Research Society (SRS), idiopathic scoliosis (IS) is a curvature of more than 10° Cobb angle, affecting 2-3% of pediatric population. Idiopathic scoliosis accounts for 80% of all scoliosis cases. Non-operative principles in the therapy of idiopathic scoliosis, including Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) criteria and guidelines ...
Serwer Philip P Department of Biochemistry; The University of Texas Health Science Center; San Antonio, TX - - 2014
The XXIIIrd Phage/Virus Assembly (PVA) meeting returned to its birthplace in Lake Arrowhead, CA on September 8-13, 2013 (Fig. 1). The original meeting occurred in 1968, organized by Bob Edgar (Caltech, Pasadena, CA USA), Fred Eiserling (University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA USA) and Bill Wood (Caltech, Pasadena, ...
Daly Roger - - 2013
Two series of articles are included in the FEBS Journal Special Issue on Signalling: this series is based on the 6th Garvan Signalling Symposium, 15-16 October 2012, whereas the accompanying series is based on an international symposium "Ca(2+) Signalling and Transport in Health and Disease", which was held in Aarhus, ...
Ghaly Mohammed - - 2013
This article examines the, hitherto comparatively unexplored, reception of Greek embryology by medieval Muslim jurists. The article elaborates on the views attributed to Hippocrates (d. ca. 375 BC), which received attention from both Muslim physicians, such as Avicenna (d. 1037), and their Jewish peers living in the Muslim world including ...
Aprile Giuseppe - - 2013
Celebrating its tenth anniversary, the Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium is a world class, international conference focused on research and multidisciplinary management of digestive tract malignancies, co-sponsored by the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society for Radiation Oncology, the American Gastroenterological Association Institute and the Society of Surgical Oncology. This ...
Carroll Robert G - - 2013
The Experimental Biology 2012 meeting in San Diego, CA, included events to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the founding of the American Physiological Society (APS) and reflect on the recent accomplishments of the society. Most of the APS activities in the past quarter century were guided by a series of ...
Bielenberg Diane R - - 2013
This Commentary highlights the article by Baluk et al (in this issue), who described that the overexpression of IL-1β stimulates lymphangiogenesis, but not angiogenesis, in mouse airways.
Moon Margaret - - 2013
A limiting factor in ethics education in medical training has been difficulty in assessing competence in ethics. This study was conducted to test the concept that content analysis of pediatric residents' personal reflections about ethics experiences can identify changes in ethical sensitivity and reasoning over time. Analysis of written narratives ...
Levitsky Josh - - 2012
From May 16-19, 2012, the International Liver Transplantation Society held its annual congress in San Francisco, CA. More than 1300 registrants attended the meeting, which included a premeeting conference entitled Balancing Risk in Liver Transplantation, focused topic sessions, and a variety of oral and poster presentations. This report is not ...
Sydsjö Adam - - 2012
Objective Induced abortion is more frequent in Sweden than in many other Western countries. We wanted to investigate attitudes and knowledge about induced abortion among politicians responsible for healthcare in three Swedish counties. Method A study-specific questionnaire was sent to all 375 elected politicians in three counties; 192 (51%) responded. ...
McCarthy Donal P - - 2012
World governments have committed to halting human-induced extinctions and safeguarding important sites for biodiversity by 2020, but the financial costs of meeting these targets are largely unknown. We estimate the cost of reducing the extinction risk of all globally threatened bird species (by ≥1 International Union for Conservation of Nature ...
Asano Fumihiro - - 2012
SUMMARY AT A GLANCE: A questionnaire survey performed in Japan in 2010 (response rate: 95.0%) showed that mobile/thin bronchoscopes (outer diameter ? 4 mm) were used in ? 50% of the facilities accredited by our society, and fluoroscopy systems were used in 99.8%. Intravenous sedation was performed in only 36.1%. ...
Adams Ortwin - - 2012
Abstract In April of 2011, Bio-Rad Laboratories Quality System Division (Irvine, CA, USA) hosted its third annual convocation of experts on laboratory quality in the city of Salzburg, Austria. As in the past 2 years, over 60 experts from across Europe, Israel, USA and South Africa convened to discuss contemporary ...
Adams Ortwin - - 2012
In April of 2011, Bio-Rad Laboratories Quality System Division (Irvine, CA, USA) hosted its third annual convocation of experts on laboratory quality in the city of Salzburg, Austria. As in the past 2 years, over 60 experts from across Europe, Israel, USA and South Africa convened to discuss contemporary issues ...
You Di - - 2012
Walker's comprehensive review of claims of gender difference and gender bias in moral cognition concluded 1) that gender explains a negligible amount of the variability in moral reasoning development, 2) that accumulated evidence does not support claims of gender polarity in moral orientations (i.e., an ethic of care and an ...
Scott Kamela K - - 2012
Professionalism, an Accreditation Commission for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) competency, embraces the concept of adherence to ethical principles. Despite this, most surgical residencies do not currently include ethics as part of their core curriculum. Further, expertise in effectively managing ethical dilemmas is frequently obtained via modeling after the attending physician. ...
Koch Elard - - 2012
In countries where induced abortion is legally restricted, as in most of Latin America, evaluation of statistics related to induced abortions and abortion-related mortality is challenging. The present article reexamines recent reports estimating the number of induced abortions and abortion-related mortality in Mexico, with special reference to the International Classification ...
Abad C C Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas, Caracas, - - 2011
Workshops are an important part of the IFPA annual meeting. At IFPA Meeting 2010 there were twelve themed workshops, six of which are summarized in this report. 1. The immunology workshop focused on normal and pathological functions of the maternal immune system in pregnancy. 2. The transport workshop dealt with ...
Tazza Luigi - - 2011
This paper presents an overview of the project carried out by the Vascular Access (VA) Working Group of the Italian Society of Nephrology with the aim of developing 4 SPECIAL SECTIONs at the national level on how to choose, use, and implant the different, possible types of vascular access. The ...
Nakamura Takehiro - - 2011
On November 22, 2010, a simulation-based hands-on education course for medical staff in the neurosurgical fields was held in 8(th) Asian Congress of Neurological Surgeons (ACNS) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The present education course called Primary Neurosurgical Life Support (PNLS) course had been started by the Japan Society of Neurosurgical ...
Berrill I K - - 2012
The welfare of farmed fish has attracted attention in recent years, which has resulted in notable changes within the aquaculture industry. However, a lack of communication between stakeholders and opposing ethical views are perceived as barriers to achieving consensus on how to improve farmed fish welfare. To address these issues, ...
Lewis Doris Ruthy - - 2010
Created in 2007, COMUSA is a multiprofessional committee comprising speech therapy, otology, otorhinolaryngology and pediatrics with the aim of debating and countersigning auditory health actions for neonatal, lactating, preschool and school children, adolescents, adults and elderly persons. COMUSA includes representatives of the Brazilian Audiology Academy (Academia Brasileira de Audiologia or ...
Micallef-Roll Jo?lle - - 2009
The second meeting of the French CEIP (Centres d'Evaluation et d'Information sur la Pharmacod?pendance) was organized during the annual congress of the French Society of Pharmacology Therapeutics and Physiology in 2008. The aim of this meeting was to update the knowledge on abuse and dependence of the anxiolytics and hypnotics ...
Hartrick Craig T - - 2009
La evaluación de calidad en ensayos clínicos involucra múltiples consideraciones. Mientras que es obligatorio cumplir con las pautas de la Buena Práctica Clínica y asimismo con las normas de la Conferencia Internacional sobre Armonización, una serie de factores adicionales contribuyen a la calidad total de un informe de prueba. Principal ...
Heilbron Johan - - 2009
Little is known about the world's first sociological society, Emile Littré's Société de Sociologie (1872-4). This article, based on prosopographic research, offers an interpretation of the foundation, political-intellectual orientation and early demise of the society. As indicated by recruitment and texts by its founding members, the Société de Sociologie was ...
Köntopp Sabrine - - 2008
BACKGROUND: Numerous studies have explored intrinsic factors that influence the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Extrinsic determinants of patients' choice of therapy have seldom been explored. OBJECTIVE: This study analyzes the effects of extrinsic determinants on the first-time use of CAM. Furthermore, it analyzes how extrinsic determinants influence ...
Sodik, Dikdik Mohamad
This thesis addresses one of the contemporary problems facing the sustainability of world’s fisheries---illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing. As a result of IUU fishing, it is estimated that Indonesia loses revenue in excess of US$4 billion annually. The Indonesian Government has identified IUU fishing as a priority policy issue ...
The Pre-survey Meeting to Plan the Year 2000 Survey with the R/V DR. FRIDTJOF NANSEN in the Western Gulf of Guinea (Benin, Togo, Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire) was held in Tema, Ghana, on 26 August 2000. The purpose of the meeting was to bring together the regional and international scientists ...
Liliental-Weber Z - - 2005
Extended abstract of a paper presented at Microscopy and Microanalysis 2005 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, July 31--August 4, 2005.
Leo T - - 2005
Extended abstract of a paper presented at Microscopy and Microanalysis 2005 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, July 31--August 4, 2005.
Hemery C - - 1999
Le 6 octobre 1998 onze cas de trichinellose survenus, en France, dans les departements de la Haute Garonne et du Tarn ont ete declares aux autorites sanitaires de la region Midi-Pyrenees. Les toutes premieres informations fournies par les medecins suggera
Tschernij, V.
Fish behaviour in relation to fishing operations : selected papers from a symposium held in Bergen, 11-13 June 1992: eds. C.S. Wardle and C.E. Hillingworth, ICES marine science symposia, ISSN 0906-060X ; 196, 36 - 40
Toivonen, A-L.
Fish behaviour in relation to fishing operations : selected papers from a symposium held in Bergen, 11-13 June 1992: ed. by C.S. Wardle and C.E.Hollingworth, ICES marine science symposia ; 196, 54 - 56
Fowler L L City College of New York, 138th St. at Convent Ave., NewYork, N.Y., - - 1990
Federal policy toward American Indians has taken two approaches: 1)protection and close supervision or "paternalism," or 2) quick assimilation of Indians into mainstream society. Both approaches involved undermining the influence and prestige of elderly Indians. The northern division of the Arapaho was subjected to protection and close supervision and the ...
Gaitan E - - 1978
This paper reports on recent epidemiological observations in western Colombia, which further demonstrate the presence of naturally-occurring goitrogens contaminating water supplies in areas where goitre persists despite prolonged and continuous iodine supplementation. 'Prospective' and 'cross-sectional' studies in 41 localities where the populations have been on a uniform and adequate iodine ...
Posner J - - 1973
1. The bovine isolated sphincter pupillae incubated in Krebs solution releases a biologically active substance tentatively identified as prostaglandin E(2).2. The prostaglandin did not appear to be of neural origin or to result merely from tissue degeneration.3. The spontaneous release of prostaglandin E(2)-like material was related to the tone of ...
van Furth R - - 1970
Mouse promonocytes have been identified and studied in cultures of bone marrow cells. These cells have a diameter of 14-20 micro, and in stained preparations reveal a large, indented or folded nucleus, and basophilic, finely granular cytoplasm. The living promonocyte viewed by phase contrast shows additional features: nucleoli, small dense ...
Ironside A G - - 1970
In 1967 we admitted 339 cases of infantile gastroenteritis; one-third of these were dehydrated, and in this group the commonest biochemical abnormality found was hypernatraemia, sometimes with metabolic acidosis. A higher incidence of dehydration was found in the patients who had received oral glucose fluids before admission. EnteropathicEscherichia coliwere isolated ...
Published on the Web by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) in April 2002, this annual report to Congress provides information on the status of US fish stocks in 2001, and areas and stocks which have been over-fished. Tables showing the fish species, area, and stock status are included.
HANNAY C L - - 1957
On sporulation the slender vegetative rods swell and form larger spindle-shaped cells in which the spores are formed. When the spores mature they lie in a lateral position cradled in canoe-shaped parasporal bodies which are highly basophilic and can be differentiated from the surrounding vegetative cell cytoplasm with dilute basic ...
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