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Taylor Jennifer - - 2014
Mansencal Nicolas discussed the latest evidence at the International Conference on Heart and Brain.
Nakayama Akira A Ajinomoto Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd, 1-1 Suzuki-cho Kawasaki-ku, Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa, 210-8681, - - 2014
The Japan Bioanalysis Forum (JBF) was established in 2011 as a group for the purpose of discussion on regulated bioanalysis in Japan. The forum has played a prominent role in the development of Japanese bioanalytical method validation guidelines and has supported Japanese Harmonization Team members of the Global Bioanalysis Consortium. ...
- - 2014
[This corrects the article DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0104982.].
Vuilleumier Patrik - - 2013
New neurotechnologies for modulating brain functions are becoming increasingly powerful and applicable to diverse diseases, but raise new questions for clinicians, ethicists, policy makers, and laymen. This issue of Brain Topography gathers several papers exploring the clinical and ethical implications of several invasive and noninvasive neuromodulation approaches. The opportunities and ...
Lyon Hans O - - 2013
In the 14th issue of News from the Biological Stain Commission (BSC) the BSC's International Affairs Committee presents information from the meetings of ISO/TC 212/WG 3, In vitro diagnostic products, and from the final plenary meeting of ISO/TC 212, Clinical laboratory testing and in vitro diagnostic test systems, held on ...
Ho George Waichun GW Hong Kong Entomological Society. Address: P. O. Box No.73749, Kowloon Central Post Office, Hong Kong, P. R. China.; Email: - - 2013
Chen and He erected the genus Interphasma in 2008 (Chen & He, 2008). Thirteen species are recognized in this Chinese endemic genus which is distributed in eastern to south-western China (Chen & He, 2008; Chen & Zhang, 2008; Xu et al., 2010). In this paper, a new species, I. lizipingense ...
Keselman David - - 2012
In today's climate and environment, the conventional relationship between caring, economic, and administrative practices no longer serves the interest of patients, clinicians, or systems. A shift toward human caring values and an ethic of authentic healing relationships is required as systems now have to value human resources and life purposes, ...
Park Hee Sun - - 2012
The social identity of another person, in addition to the social identity of self, can be an important factor affecting the types of attribution judgments and emotions that individuals indicate for the other person. In April 2007, the perpetrator of the shooting incident on the Virginia Tech University campus was ...
de Winter J C F JC Department of BioMechanical Engineering, Faculty of Mechanical, Maritime and Materials Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Mekelweg 2, 2628 CD Delft, The Netherlands. - - 2013
In a recent article about the Manchester Driver Behaviour Questionnaire (DBQ), Mattsson (2012) concluded that the factor structure was not invariant across subgroups of respondents. This commentary contests this conclusion.
Lampe Marc - - 2012
For centuries, religion and philosophy have been the primary basis for efforts to guide humans to be more ethical. However, training in ethics and religion and imparting positive values and morality tests such as those emanating from the categorical imperative and the Golden Rule have not been enough to protect ...
Luguri Jamie B - - 2012
Myrdal (1944) described the "American dilemma" as the conflict between abstract national values ("liberty and justice for all") and more concrete, everyday prejudices. We leveraged construal-level theory to empirically test Myrdal's proposition that construal level (abstract vs. concrete) can influence prejudice. We measured individual differences in construal level (Study 1) ...
Barkan Rachel - - 2012
Six studies demonstrate the "pot calling the kettle black" phenomenon whereby people are guilty of the very fault they identify in others. Recalling an undeniable ethical failure, people experience ethical dissonance between their moral values and their behavioral misconduct. Our findings indicate that to reduce ethical dissonance, individuals use a ...
Bowles Samuel - - 2012
Experiments are not models of cooperation; instead, they demonstrate the presence of the ethical and other-regarding predispositions that often motivate cooperation and the punishment of free-riders. Experimental behavior predicts subjects' cooperation in the field. Ethnographic studies in small-scale societies without formal coercive institutions demonstrate that disciplining defectors is both essential ...
Wiley Norbert - - 2011
Legally, women, Native Americans, and African-Americans were defined by the American Constitution as inferior. The pragmatists gradually showed that all selves are equal. These ideas helped the minorities to attain nearly full legal status. But economic status is going in the other direction, toward inequality. It threatens to overcome the ...
Lee Mike S - - 2011
The 2nd Annual Shanghai Symposium on Chemical and Pharmaceutical Structure Analysis (CPSA Shanghai 2011) was held on 13-16 April 2011 in Shanghai, China. The CPSA Shanghai meetings began in 2010 and are an international extension of the CPSA USA annual meetings - the first industry-led event to focus on the ...
Zakariadze A - - 2011
Among current bioethical issues one of the most dilemmatic is an issue of surrogacy. It causes great moral, ethical and legal debate. The article aims to show philosophical and legislation aspects of surrogacy. The meaning of "motherhood", "kinship", "liberty" in connection with surrogacy is analyzed. The article provides an overview ...
Srinivasan Malathi - - 2011
PURPOSE:: Medical genetics lends itself to disseminated teaching methods because of mismatches between numbers of physicians having patients with genetic disorders and availability of genetic specialists. METHOD:: During 3 years, we implemented an interactive, web-based curriculum on ethical, legal, and social implications in medical genetics for primary care residents in ...
Poduval Murali - - 2011
The relationship between orthopaedic surgeons and the device industry is one that is mutually beneficial and productive. However there are skeletons in the closet. The financial implications of this relationship have come under intense scrutiny. The sponsorships and the financial benefits of this symbiotic relationship have been found to cross ...
Twomey John - - 2011
To summarize the role of oncology nurses in the ethical, legal, psychosocial, and cultural issues inherent in genetic testing for hereditary cancer risk and to describe the recent trend and implications of direct-to-consumer genetic tests. Published articles/books, legal rulings, professional organization statements. Ethical, legal, psychosocial, and cultural implications are inherent ...
Berger Mike - - 2011
In 2010, the annual general meeting of the Clinical Investigator Trainee Association of Canada - Association des cliniciens-chercheurs en formation du Canada (CITAC-ACCFC) and the Canadian Society for Clinician Investigators (CSCI) was held between September 20 and 22 in Ottawa. Several globally-renowned scientists, including this year's CSCI/Royal College Henry Friesen ...
Tjeltveit Alan C - - 2010
Psychotherapists may, despite their best intentions, find themselves engaging in ethically problematic behaviors that could have been prevented. Drawing on recent research in moral psychology and longstanding community mental health approaches to prevention, we suggest that psychotherapists can reduce the likelihood of committing ethical infractions (and move in the direction ...
Moore J - - 2010
In this reply to Baum, I emphasize that the failure to understand the processes associated with scientific verbal behavior may result in scientific statements like the generalized matching law that do not accurately reflect cause-and-effect relations.
Jorissen M - - 2010
Recent years have seen the emergence of software for pre-operative morphing in rhinoplasty. However, a number of issues persist, such as price, time investment, limited number of modifiable variables, reduction of complexity, false expectations, informed consent, medico-legal implications and classical ENT practice. The use of preoperative morphing cannot be recommended ...
Bonow Jordan T - - 2009
Ethical principles of psychology, as exemplified in the American Psychological Association (APA) Code of Ethics (2002), provide impractical advice for addressing client values during psychotherapy. These principles seem to argue that each client's values should be respected and protected at all times, except in cases in which this would result ...
Ruiz Maria R - - 2007
As scientists and practitioners, behavior analysts must make frequent decisions that affect many lives. Scientific principles have been our guide as we work to promote effective action across a broad spectrum of cultural practices. Yet scientific principles alone may not be sufficient to guide our decision making in cases with ...
Moore J - - 2000
Scientific explanations often take one of two forms. The first is instantiation. According to this form, an event is said to be explained when it can be expressed as some particular value of a variable in a general proposition, equation, or law. One example of instantiation in psychology is Stevens' ...
- - 1994
At their third international symposium, the Society for the Study of Behavioural Phenotypes in conjunction with SNZB (Maastricht) will present "Brain and Behaviour: The Mechanisms of Expression of Behavioural Phenotypes" at Congrescentrum Rolduc, the Netherlands, November 23-26, 1994.The main focus of the society's interest is the specific behavioral attributes of ...
Berger K W - - 1976
A chronology of the use of the words Audiology and Audiologist is traced through a number of American professional and trade journals. The coining of the word Audiology has been credited variously to Mayer B. A. Schier, Willard B. Hargrave, Stanley Nowak, Norton Canfield, and Raymond Carhart. Attempts to document ...
Hall G H - - 1970
The defibrinating agent ancrod (Arvin) was used instead of heparin for intermittent haemodialysis. It was an effective, and apparently safe, anticoagulant and reduced the deposition of fibrin and leucocytes on the Cellophane membrane. Administration was more complicated and urea dialysance was less with ancrod than with heparin.
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