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Domestic animals'fear of humans and its effects on their welfare
Les manipulations brutales des animaux de ferme par les humains peuvent provoquer leur crainte, reduire leur productivite et leur bien-etre. Les animaux qui ont ete ainsi manipules apprennent aExpand
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Normative data for iliac bone histomorphometry in growing children.
Many insights into normal and pathologic bone development can only be gained by bone histomorphometry. However, the use of this technique in pediatrics has so far been hampered by the lack ofExpand
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Health Care Expenditures Associated With Skeletal Fractures Among Medicare Beneficiaries, 1999–2005
Fractures impose substantial burdens, in terms of both costs and health, on individuals and health care systems. This is particularly true for older Americans and the Medicare system. The objectiveExpand
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Deficient Bone Formation in Idiopathic Juvenile Osteoporosis: A Histomorphometric Study of Cancellous Iliac Bone
Idiopathic juvenile osteoporosis (IJO), a rare cause of osteoporosis in children, is characterized by the occurrence of vertebral and metaphyseal fractures. Little is known about theExpand
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The bone formation defect in idiopathic juvenile osteoporosis is surface-specific.
We have previously shown that idiopathic juvenile osteoporosis (IJO) is characterized by a decreased cancellous bone volume and a very low bone formation rate on cancellous surfaces. Whether IJOExpand
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Is withholding osteoporosis medication after fracture sometimes rational? A comparison of the risk for second fracture versus death.
INTRODUCTION Undertreatment of osteoporosis is common, even for high-risk patients. Among the reasons for undertreatment may be a clinician's perception of a lack of treatment benefit, particularlyExpand
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Preference for familiar humans by rats
Many “higher” animals are commonly assumed to distinguish between individual humans. This belief is based largely on anecdotal reports; in reality, there is little empirical evidence to support humanExpand
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Total Body Bone Mineral Density in Young Children: Influence of Head Bone Mineral Density
Dual‐energy X‐ray absorptiometry (DXA) with its short scan time, low radiation dose, and high precision and accuracy have made this technique particularly suitable for measuring total body boneExpand
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Andrology: A prospective clinical study of the relationship between the computer-assisted assessment of human semen quality and the achievement of pregnancy in vivo
: The objective of this study was to examine the clinical predictive value for the achievement of pregnancy in vivo of the assessment of human semen quality by computer-assisted semen analysis usingExpand
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Individual humans as discriminative stimuli for cattle (Bos taurus)
Holstein–Friesian dairy cattle were tested for their ability to use individual humans as discriminative stimuli for the performance of an operant response. Nine animals demonstrated their ability toExpand
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