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Of 497 single neurones recorded in the cortex in the fundus of the superior temporal sulcus (STS) of three alert rhesus monkeys, a population of at least 48 cells which were selectively responsive to faces had the following response properties: (1) The cells' responses to faces (real or projected, human or rhesus monkey) were two to ten times as large as(More)
BACKGROUND The study aimed to identify, classify and measure the relative frequency of events preceding violent incidents in psychiatric hospitals. METHOD Possible antecedents for 1000 incidents in three associated psychiatric hospitals over 13 months were investigated with an 'untoward incident database'. RESULTS From eyewitness accounts, 921 incidents(More)
BACKGROUND Early interventions targeting health inequalities, and changing policies for mothers and pre-school children, have focused attention on existing interventions. OBJECTIVES To collect baseline data about current roles and activities undertaken by health visitors; and to understand the relationship between existing services and recommended(More)
BACKGROUND Psychosocial factors at work are thought to influence health partly through health behaviours. AIMS To examine the association between effort-reward imbalance and job control and several alcohol related measures in three eastern European populations. METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted in Novosibirsk (Russia), Krakow (Poland), and(More)
More than 100 years after Freud's original endorsement of the drug, the use of cocaine is a problem for both users and for society, which struggles to organise effective responses to the epidemic of the last decade. During the 1980s the rapid spread of smokeable cocaine (including 'crack') was seen in the Americas (particularly the US). The initial simple(More)
We aimed to investigate the developing research capability in Midwifery and Health Visiting, as evidenced by doctoral degrees and post-doctoral careers. Our sources of information were: [1] an evaluation of research design in doctoral theses 1988-2002; [2] a search of the CINAHL, Medline, Allied and Complementary Medicine Database (AMED), British Nursing(More)