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The h-index, introduced by Hirsch in 2005, was used by Schubert in 2009 to assess single publications. In 2011, Bornmann, Schier, Marx, and Daniel confirmed that the h-index is effective when assessing papers in chemistry. Quite a few Hirsch-type indices originate from the h-index. Can these Hirsch-type indices also be effectively used for assessing single… (More)
BACKGROUND Osteochondral lesions of the talus (OLTs) are amongst the most common foot and ankle disorders. Varus ankle malalignment causes stress concentration on medial side of the joint, resulting in OLTs and osteoarthritis. For large symptomatic OLTs (>10 mm), Osteochondral autograft transplantation is usually recommended. This article highlights… (More)
DESCRIPTION A 51-year-old woman presented to the emergency department after sustaining a transverse volar laceration over the middle phalanx of her right small finger. On physical examination, the patient was unable to flex her finger at the proximal or distal interphalangeal joint.
The complete nuclear ribosomal DNA (nrDNA) cistron sequence of Pyropia yezoensis has been sequenced, of which each unit is composed of the intergenic spacer (IGS), the small-subunit (SSU) ribosomal RNA (rRNA) gene, the internal transcribed spacer 1 (ITS1), the 5.8S rRNA gene, the internal transcribed spacer 2 (ITS2), and the large-subunit (LSU) rRNA gene.… (More)
VaR is a widely-applied tool in the international financial risk management area, and it is also a new technical standard for measuring financial risk. VAR model was first used to measure market risk. Currently VAR analysis methods are gradually being introduced in all areas of financial risk management. VAR model in financial risk management uses more… (More)