Alan Pilkington

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The concept of emotional intelligence (EI), a model that encompasses all of the skills in the patient-doctor relationship, has been applied to medical education in recent years. Doctors in obstetrics and gynaecology (O&G) often deal with emotionally demanding situations for themselves and for their patients, and therefore, EI skills may be vital and should(More)
It is by now clear that reliable design models for large and complex industrial and systems must be based on Monte Carlo (MC) calculations. Such models involve aging of LRUs (Line replaceable units) and interactions between various LRUs and subsystems that can not be presented and solved by analytic methods. A logistic model involves both the systems and(More)
Impact factors are commonly used to assess journals relevance. This implies a simplified view on science as a single-stage linear process. Therefore, few top-tier journals are one-sidedly favored as outlets, such that submissions to top-tier journals explode whereas others are short of submissions. Consequently, the often claimed gap between research and(More)
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