Canada Hamilton

Learn More
Intrathecally administered cholinergic agonists such as oxotremorine (muscarinic), carbachol (mixed nicotinic and muscarinic agonist), and epibatidine (nicotinic) have all been shown to reduce nociception in behavioral studies. Thus, there is substantial evidence for a role of acetylcholine (ACh) in the control of nociception in the spinal cord, but the(More)
In the present study, we compared the in vivo neuroprotective efficacy of intraperitoneally administered tetracycline and minocycline to enhance the survival of retinal ganglion cells (RGCs) following unilateral axotomy of the adult rat optic nerve. We also examined the effects of the tetracycline drugs on the activation of retinal microglia. RGCs in(More)
et al. Recruitment feasibility to a cohort study of endocrine and metabolic health among survivors of childhood brain tumours: a report from the Canadian study of Determinants of ▸ Prepublication history for this paper is available online. To view these files please visit the journal online ABSTRACT Objectives: The aim of this study was to test the(More)
Reviews of health service quality and patient safety issues are an integral and critical part of the Health Quality Council of Alberta's (HQCA) mandate to monitor, promote and improve patient safety and health service quality across the province of Alberta. The scope of HQCA reviews varies from analysis of sentinel clinical events involving a single patient(More)
What is digital communication? How did it come about? Why did it come about? How can we engineer and anyalze systems? These questions are the motivation for this book, and the last question is its principal topic. Modern telecommunication is the confluence of three great trends over the last two centuries: First, the invention of electromagnetic signaling(More)
  • 1