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Carbon-enhanced metal-poor stars in the inner and outer halo components of the Milky Way
Carbon-enhanced metal-poor (CEMP) stars in the halo components of the Milky Way are explored, based on accurate determinations of the carbon-to-iron ([C/Fe]) abundance ratios and kinematic quantitiesExpand
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Trapping Survey Results for the Alligator Snapping Turtle (Macrochelys temminckii) in Southeastern Louisiana, with Comments on Exploitation
ABSTRACT Two hundred alligator snapping turtles were trapped at an average rate of 0.057 turtles per trap-night in all but 1 of 33 sites in southeastern Louisiana. Trap rate varied between sites, byExpand
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Cardiac structural and functional alterations in infants and children with biliary atresia, listed for liver transplantation.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Cirrhotic liver diseases are associated with abnormalities in cardiac geometry and function in adults (cirrhotic cardiomyopathy) but rarely explored in cirrhotic infants orExpand
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Abundances of carbon-enhanced metal-poor stars as constraints on their formation
Context. An increasing fraction of carbon-enhanced metal-poor (CEMP) stars is found as their iron abundance, [Fe/H], decreases below [Fe/H] = −2.0. The CEMP-s stars have the highest absolute carbonExpand
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s New Definitions for Complications of Mechanical Ventilation Shift the Focus of Quality Surveillance and Predict Clinical Outcomes in a PICU
Objectives: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shifted the focus of surveillance paradigm for adult patients receiving mechanical ventilation, moving from the current standard ofExpand
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A Multimethod Approach to Evaluating Critical Care Information Systems
This paper reviews a rigorous longitudinal evaluation methodology being employed by a freestanding tertiary care pediatric hospital as they implement a critical care information system (CCIS). Expand
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