• Publications
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The culture of poverty.
  • O. Lewis
  • Geography, Medicine
  • Scientific American
  • 1 October 1966
I w a n t to take this to clear opportunity up some possible misunderstanding concerning the idea of a "culture of poverty." I would distinguish sharply between impoverishment and the culture ofExpand
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Investigation of film‐thickness determination by oscillating quartz resonators with large mass load
A one‐dimensional acoustical composite‐resonator model is used to study the behavior of a quartz‐crystal resonator with large mass load. On the basis of this model, it is found that the exactExpand
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Spatial distribution patterns of predatory arthropods within an English hedgerow in early winter in relation to habitat variables
Abstract The overall objective of this study was to investigate small-scale spatial distributions of invertebrates within a continuous length of hedgerow. The early winter distributions of threeExpand
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Spectrum of surgical trauma and associated head injuries at a university hospital in eastern Nepal
Background: Trauma is one of the common surgical emergencies presenting at B. P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS), Nepal, a tertiary referral center catering to the needs of theExpand
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Maximising coverage of brain structures using controlled reflux, convection-enhanced delivery and the recessed step catheter
BACKGROUND The design and use of convection-enhanced delivery catheters remains an active field as clinical trials have highlighted suboptimal distribution as a contributory factor to the failure ofExpand
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Stephen Hales and the measurement of blood pressure.
  • O. Lewis
  • Medicine
  • Journal of human hypertension
  • 1 December 1994
Natural philosopher and inventor, Stephen Hales (1677-1761), undertook a lengthy series of experiments on animals described in Haemastaticks (1733) which led to the first direct measurement of bloodExpand
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Cross-cultural comparisons of child-reported emotional and physical abuse: rates, risk factors and psychosocial symptoms.
OBJECTIVES This study was designed to assess the incidence of child emotional and physical abuse, associated risk factors and psychosocial symptoms in a cross-cultural comparison betweenExpand
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The Australasian Triage Scale applied in a tertiary care hospital in Nepal
Triage is an essential function in EDs, where many patients may present simultaneously. 1 The Australasian Triage Scale (ATS) was designed for use in hospitalbased emergency services in Australia andExpand
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Report of the Psychotherapy Task Force of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
In this task force report, the authors define the field of child and adolescent psychotherapy; review the state of the field with respect to advocacy, training, research, and clinical practice; andExpand
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Clinical use of dreams with latency-age children.
Although various authors have discussed the technical modification required for dream interpretation with children, the basic conceptualization of the psychotherapeutic use of the dream with childrenExpand
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