Julie M. Carter

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Very few studies have attempted to quantify the sources of suspended sediment transported in urban river systems. In this study, statistically verified composite fingerprints and a multivariate mixing model have been used to identify the main sources of the suspended sediment transported by the River Aire and its main tributary, the River Calder. Because of(More)
To investigate diffusion weighted magnetic resonance imaging as a quantitative surrogate marker for evaluating the therapy-induced cellular changes in an orthotopic experimental glioma model, tumors were treated with direct intratumoral administration of DTI-015, a solution of 1,3-bis(2-chloroethyl)-1-nitrosourea (BCNU) in 100% EtOH. Intracerebral 9L tumors(More)
Two nurses who are clinical leaders in school health explain why education about puberty and adolescence is so much needed by 10 and 11-year-old pupils in Years 6 and 7. The transition from primary to secondary school coincides with the transition from childhood to puberty and adolescence. With such major physical, emotional and psychological development at(More)
AIM To develop healthier vending guidelines and assess their effect on the nutrient content and sales of snack products sold through hospital vending machines, and on staff satisfaction. METHODS Nutrition guidelines for healthier vending machine products were developed and implemented in 14 snack vending machines at two hospital sites in Auckland, New(More)
Solvent facilitated perfusion (SFP) has been proposed as a technique to increase the delivery of chemotherapeutic agents to tumors. SFP entails direct injection of the agent into the tumor in a water-miscible organic solvent, and because the solvent moves easily through both aqueous solutions and cellular membranes it drives the penetration of the(More)
The present study is concerned with the stigma of mental illness. It examines the subjective element of the experience of stigma among a sample of in-patients with different mental disorders. The sample was taken from consecutive admissions of in-patients meeting International Classification of Diseases, 10th revision (ICD-10) criteria for mental disorders(More)