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Second symposium on the definition and management of anaphylaxis: summary report--second National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease/Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network symposium.
There is no universal agreement on the definition of anaphylaxis or the criteria for diagnosis. In July 2005, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease and Food Allergy and AnaphylaxisExpand
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Medicinal maggots: an ancient remedy for some contemporary afflictions.
Certain fly larvae can infest corpses or the wounds of live hosts. Those which are least invasive on live hosts have been used therapeutically, to remove dead tissue from wounds, and promote healing.Expand
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Comprehensive characterization of aerosols in a subtropical urban atmosphere : Particle size distribution and correlation with gaseous pollutants
This paper presents results of two years of monitoring and research on urban particulates with a focus on submicrometer particles, conducted as a part of an ongoing program on comprehensiveExpand
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A large‐scale investigation into the relationship between attendance and attainment: a study using an innovative, electronic attendance monitoring system
The literature available on the relationship between student attendance and attainment is inconsistent. Nevertheless, there is some empirical evidence to suggest that attendance is a determinant ofExpand
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The longevity of Caenorhabditis elegans in soil
Relatively simple model organisms such as yeast, fruit-flies and the nematode, Caenorhabditis elegans, have proven to be invaluable resources in biological studies. An example is the widespread useExpand
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Health care financing and expenditure : framework for transformation
This chapter summarises the main findings of the National Health Accounts (NHA) Project that was conducted in the late 1990s. the NHA Project is the natural successor of what was generallyExpand
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The world nuclear industry status report 2009: with particular emphasis on economic issues
A detailed review of the status of the world nuclear industry with particular emphasis on economic aspects.
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An Analysis of Patient Falls and Fall Prevention Programs Across Academic Medical Centers
UHC conducted an analysis of more than 25 000 patient fall reports entered into the UHC Patient Safety Net incident reporting tool. Gaps were found in the completion of fall risk assessments, theExpand
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A new approach to mentoring for research careers: the National Research Mentoring Network
Background and purposeEffective mentorship is critical to the success of early stage investigators, and has been linked to enhanced mentee productivity, self-efficacy, and career satisfaction. TheExpand
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