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A genome-wide association study identifies susceptibility loci for ovarian cancer at 2q31 and 8q24
Ovarian cancer accounts for more deaths than all other gynecological cancers combined. To identify common low-penetrance ovarian cancer susceptibility genes, we conducted a genome-wide associationExpand
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Having a Say': Children and Young People Talk About Consultation
There has been a recent surge of interest in consulting children and young people about issues affecting them. Research in this area can in the main be said to have been motivated by adult agenda,Expand
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Accountability and corporate governance of public private partnerships
Abstract Brennan and Solomon (2008) identify six new frontiers in accountability and corporate governance research to stimulate research. This paper contributes to such research by devising aExpand
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Highway Robbery? A Financial Analysis of Design, Build, Finance and Operate (DBFO) in UK Roads
Abstract The ex‐post facto cost of using private finance in roads is examined using a case study approach. The paper focuses on the first eight design, build, finance and operate (DBFO) roadsExpand
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Playing through Pain: Children and Young People's Experiences of Physical Aggression and Violence in Sport
While there has been some focus on physical abuse in the general child abuse literature, there have been few studies examining the physical abuse of children in sport. This article focuses mainly onExpand
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The Cost of Using Private Finance to Build, Finance and Operate Hospitals
This article analyses the cost of using private finance to build hospitals under the UK government's Private Finance Initiative (PFI). Hospital trusts' annual payments to their private sectorExpand
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Spanish healthcare Public Private Partnerships: the ?Alzira model
Global infrastructure reports suggest that, in the wake of the fiscal crisis, healthcare PPPs are seen as a growing area as governments switch attention to social welfare projects. Spain is unique inExpand
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The cost of using private finance for roads in Spain and the UK
Within the context of the growing worldwide tendency to fund road construction, operation and maintenance through a variety of private financing arrangements, this article explores the implicationsExpand
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