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Effects of an EEG Biofeedback Protocol on a Mixed Substance Abusing Population
This study examined whether an EEG biofeedback protocol could improve outcome measures for a mixed substance abusing inpatient population. Method: One hundred twenty-one volunteers undergoing anExpand
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Drawing Theories Apart: The Dispersion of Feynman Diagrams in Postwar Physics
Feynman diagrams have revolutionized nearly every aspect of theoretical physics since the middle of the twentieth century. Introduced by the American physicist Richard Feynman (1918-88) soon afterExpand
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Multiwavelength Raman lidar observations of particle growth during long-range transport of forest-fire smoke in the free troposphere
[1] We present particle effective radii and Angstrom exponents of aged free-tropospheric forest-fire smoke. The particle plumes were observed with different multiwavelength Raman lidars downwind ofExpand
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Clinical risk factors for proliferative vitreoretinopathy.
We reviewed the records of all patients with rhegmatogenous retinal detachments examined and treated by a single surgeon (B.P.C.) at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, between 1978 andExpand
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A Difference-in-Differences Approach to Assess the Effect of a Heat Action Plan on Heat-Related Mortality, and Differences in Effectiveness According to Sex, Age, and Socioeconomic Status (Montreal,
Background: The impact of heat waves on mortality and health inequalities is well documented. Very few studies have assessed the effectiveness of heat action plans (HAPs) on health, and none has usedExpand
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How the Hippies Saved Physics: Science, Counterculture, and the Quantum Revival
Today, quantum information theory is among the most exciting scientific frontiers, attracting billions of dollars in funding and thousands of talented researchers. But as MIT physicist and historianExpand
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Stick-Figure Realism: Conventions, Reification, and the Persistence of Feynman Diagrams, 1948-1964
IT WAS JUNE, 1961. THE DOZEN OR SO theoretical particle physicists in attendance at the "Conference on Weak and Strong Interactions" sat patiently through the La Jolla heat as Geoffrey Chew strodeExpand
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Thermal ultrasound decreases tissue stiffness of trigger points in upper trapezius muscles
ABSTRACT Many trigger point therapies, such as deep pressure massage and injection, are painful. Thermal ultrasound might be a comfortable procedure used to soften trigger points. Our objective wasExpand
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Pedagogy and the practice of science : historical and contemporary perspectives
Pedagogy and the Practice of Science provides the first sustained examination of how scientists' and engineers' training shapes their research and careers. The wide-ranging essays move pedagogy toExpand
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