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Orthognathic surgery norms for American black patients.
Upon analyzing the literature, it becomes apparent that the hard- and soft-tissue norms of blacks differ from those of whites. However, these established black norms are not complete when evaluatingExpand
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Use of the Polymerase Chain Reaction for Rapid Detection of High-Level Mupirocin Resistance in Staphylococci
Abstract The minimum inhibitory concentrations (MICs) of mupirocin were determined by the E test (AB Biodisk, Sweden) and the agar dilution method for 107 staphylococci. The organisms consisted of 34Expand
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A comparison of radioprotection from three neutron sources and 60Co by WR-2721 and WR-151327.
Two thiophosphoroate radiation protectors (WR-2721 and WR-151327) were assessed for their ability to modify the effects of neutron or gamma irradiation on the gastrointestinal tract. Three neutronExpand
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Cytomegalovirus infection of the thyroid in immunocompromised adults.
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) inclusions were discovered at autopsy in the thyroid follicles in five immunocompromised adults, four of whom had acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS). Although reports ofExpand
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Effect of chemical protectors on the response of the intestine to roentgen or fission neutron irradiation.
The monosodium salt S-1-(2-hydroxy-3-amino) propylphosphorothioic acid (WR-77913) and S-2-amino ethylisothiuronium-Br-HBr (AET) were tested for protective effects against 4 MeV roentgen irradiationExpand
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Alterations in immune function in rats caused by dietary lipotrope deficiency: effect of age.
Weanling male Sprague-Dawley rats were maintained on a control (C), folacin-deficient (F) or marginal methionine-choline diet (M/C) for 3 weeks, 3 months or 12 months. The immunocompetence of theExpand
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Does Social WORK? Measuring Community Effectiveness
Quantifying the value of something such as "community" is no easy task: What exactly is an online community worth? And how do you measure its effectiveness or know for certain that you are getting aExpand
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Abstract The effectiveness of bacterial vaccine in the treatment of infective asthma was studied in 22 pairs of patients followed over an eighteen-month period, matched as closely as possible withExpand
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The effect of S-2-(3-aminopropylamino)ethylphosphorothioic acid (WR-2721) on intestinal crypt survival. I. 4 MeV x-rays.
SIGDESTAD, C. P., CONNOR, A. M., AND SCOTT, R. M. The Effect of S-2- (3-aminopropylamino)ethylphosphorothioic Acid (WR-2721) on Intestinal Crypt survival I. 4 MeV X-Rays. Radiat. Res. 62, 267-275Expand
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Chemical radiation protection of the intestinal epithelium by mercaptoethylamine and its thiophosphate derivative.
Abstract Mercaptoethylamine (MEA) was compared to its thlophosphate derivative (MEAP) for protective effects against 4 Mev x-rays and fission neutrons. Intestinal crypt survival, lethality andExpand
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