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S cience assessments indicate that human activities are moving several of Earth’s sub-systems outside the range of natural variability typical for the previous 500,000 years ( 1, 2). Human societies… (More)
OBJECTIVE To systematically review and summarize the medical literature regarding the effects of expectant management and labor induction on mode of delivery and perinatal outcomes in patients with… (More)
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According to Schaffer (2000a), “trumping preemption” is a category of redundant causation distinct from early and late preemption and from overdetermination. I show that the putative causal… (More)
This short note reviews and details various senses of the word “martingale,” with their respective etymologies, in mathematics, gambling, technology, and vernacular language.
On the face of it, you are only morally responsible for what you cause. Ceteris paribus, if you cause a particularly bad outcome, generally you are morally responsible for it; and if you cause only… (More)
Endometritis is considered to be a polymicrobial infection, involving aerobes, anaerobes, and genital mycoplasmas. Aerobic gram-negative rods make up 7%-25% of all genital isolates, but findings from… (More)
According to causal idealism, causation is a product of human mental activity in a world lacking a mind-independent causal relation. The view is historically popular. Collingwood (1938) held that… (More)
This paper gives a framework for understanding causal counterpossibles, counterfactuals imbued with causal content whose antecedents appeal to metaphysically impossible worlds. Such statements are… (More)
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine the safety of lumbar puncture in patients with hemophilia who are pretreated with clotting factor. DESIGN Retrospective analysis of medical records between 1980 and… (More)