Hydrocephalus is a condition commonly encountered in paediatric and adult neurosurgery and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) shunting remains the treatment of choice for many cases. Despite improvements in shunt technology and technique, morbidity and mortality remain. The incidence of early shunt obstruction is high with later failures seen less frequently. This… (More)
Established in 1984, the Wharton Risk Management and Decision Processes Center develops and promotes effective corporate and public policies for low‐probability events with potentially catastrophic consequences through the integration of risk assessment, and risk perception with risk management strategies. Natural disasters, technological hazards, and… (More)
False killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) around the main Hawaiian Islands: long-term site fidelity, inter-island movements, and association patterns. Marine Mammal Science 24: 591-612. Photo-identification and satellite-tagging of false killer whales during HICEAS 2010: evidence of an island-associated population within the Papahanaumokuakea Marine… (More)
Accommodating unmodeled heterogeneity in double-observer distance sampling surveys. 2006. MHC gene configuration variation in geographically disparate populations of California sea lions (Zalophus californianus). Mol. Survival estimates of western gray whales Eschrichtius robustus incorporating individual heterogeneity and temporary emigration.
MILLER. 2000. Capture-recapture estimation of bowhead whale population size using photo-identification data.
False killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) around the main Hawaiian Islands: long-term site fidelity, inter-island movements, and association patterns. Marine Mammal Science 24: 591-612. Catch rates with variable strength circle hooks and the potential to reduce false killer whale injury in the Hawaii-based tuna longline fleet. 2007. Genetic variation and… (More)
surveys for coastal dolphins: line-transect surveys for Hector's dolphins (Cephalorhynchus hectori). ETNIER, M. A. 2004. Reevaluating evidence of density dependent growth in northern fur seals (Callorhinus ursinus) based on measurements of archived skeletal specimens. Can. J.
A publication of the Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management (CZM). This project has been financed (in part) by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) under a 104(b)(3) grant, award CD991010; and (in part) by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), awards NA07OZ0119 and NA17OZ1125. The views expressed herein are those of… (More)