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  • Ben-Zion Kryger, Yad-Haniktafim Chairman, Israel, Moira Winslow, Margie Peden, Richard Scurfield +17 others
  • 2004
Our roads, which are meant to take us places, often become venues of loss and sources of sorrow. Friends for Life, India, appreciates and supports the initiative WHO is taking to make the world a safer, more responsible place in which to live. We, the surviving relatives of the victims of road accidents, appreciate the initiative of WHO and the publication(More)
Victims is deeply concerned about the millions of deaths, severely disabled victims and often forgotten survivors of road traffic crashes as well as the huge psychological, social and economic impact of these incidents worldwide. We heartily welcome this report and strongly support the call for an effective response. Road accidents are a never-ending drama.(More)
We used Comparative Risk Assessment methods to estimate the health effects of alternative urban land transport scenarios for two settings-London, UK, and Delhi, India. For each setting, we compared a business-as-usual 2030 projection (without policies for reduction of greenhouse gases) with alternative scenarios-lower-carbon-emission motor vehicles,(More)
Arsenic's history in science, medicine and technology has been overshadowed by its notoriety as a poison in homicides. Arsenic is viewed as being synonymous with toxicity. Dangerous arsenic concentrations in natural waters is now a worldwide problem and often referred to as a 20th-21st century calamity. High arsenic concentrations have been reported(More)
The NG108-15 neuroblastoma/glioma hybrid cell line has been frequently used for toxin detection, pharmaceutical screening and as a whole-cell biosensor. However, detailed analysis of its action potentials during toxin or drug administration has not been accomplished previously using patch clamp electrophysiology. In order to explore the possibility of(More)
World report on road traffi c injury prevention / edited by Margie Peden … [et al.]. The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the World Health Organization concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities,(More)
In this paper proposes a SPWM control strategy fifteen level cascaded H-bridge multi level inverter. This method introduce sine wave is compared with the triangular carrier wave with different phase relationship. The carrier based Phase disposition PDPWM, PODPWM, APODPWM have been analyzed in this paper. The PWM control strategy method for multi level(More)
Using a health impact assessment framework, we estimated the population health effects arising from alternative land-use and transport policy initiatives in six cities. Land-use changes were modelled to reflect a compact city in which land-use density and diversity were increased and distances to public transport were reduced to produce low motorised(More)