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8 Objective To demonstrate the value of a national register for surveillance of services for an inherited disorder. Methods Data from the United Kingdom Thalassaemia Register and the United Kingdom Register of Prenatal Diagnosis for Haemoglobin Disorders were combined in a database; these registers include all fetuses known to have been diagnosed with b… (More)
Declaration I have composed this thesis. The work in it is my own unless otherwise stated. Acknowledgements I would like to thank my supervisor Steve Isard for being everything a supervisor should be. I received much support from my other colleagues at the Centre for Speech Technology Research. Paul Taylor and Helen Wright were directly involved in this… (More)
The traditional solutions for protecting networked distribution lines, subtransmission lines, and industrial facility incoming supply lines use some form of pilot protection. A significant challenge for pilot protection, especially in retrofit situations, is the cost of installing pilot communications channels.
With their increased power and versatility, today's computer networks are becoming used for an ever-growing number of diverse applications. Further, the networking structures are now very complex and diverse. With this growth comes the requirement for a high-level of service and performance. It is essential to be able to offer an integrated management… (More)