Commentary from the front lines: American physician assistants working in a United Kingdom emergency department
- Medicine, Political ScienceEmergency Medicine Journal
The experience of American PAs working in one NHS trust are discussed, highlighting the cultural differences in the environment of the emergency departments in the two countries that will influence the scope of practice of PAs in the UK.
statementAthletic Trainers' Association position of sport related concussion: summary of the Research based recommendations on management
The next generation of policymakers and decision-makers will have to consider climate change in a more holistic way than in the past, and how to respond to it in a socially responsible way.
On the likelihood of improving the accuracy of the census through statistical adjustment
In this article, we sketch procedures for taking the census, making adjustments, and evaluating the results. Despite what you read in the newspapers, the census is remarkably accurate. Statistical…
On Evolution of Migrating Population with Two Competing Species
- Environmental ScienceComput. Sci.
This paper assumes and concentrates on the case when only one species (A) is mobile and gets at equilibrium spatial population distribution (A, B) in which A occupies location '1' only, while B-species is the ultimate winner in '2'.
Transcranial magnetic stimulation and tinnitus: implications for theory and practice
- Medicine, PsychologyJournal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry
The paper by Plewnia et al, 1 reported on the efficacy of delivering 10 sessions of low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation over the temporoparietal association cortex to treat chronic tinnitus.
Transcription factor STAT3 as a prognostic marker and therapeutic target in cancer.
- BiologyJournal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology
The authors asked the important question of whether activation of STAT3 has prognostic significance in patients with diffuse large B-cell lymphoma treated with the standard first-line therapy of rituximab plus cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, and prednisone and found that this signature also had strong prognostic weight in this patient population.
Characteristics and Ablation Outcomes of Atrial Tachycardia in Patients with Prior Cardiac Surgery vs. Spontaneous Scars: Where Are the Differences?
- MedicineJournal of clinical medicine
Compared with patients with PCS, patients with SS have more ATs, especially with higher occurrence of SMAT and FAT, and had a lower long-term success rate and higher incidence of SND.
On a dissolution-diffusion model. Existence, uniqueness, regularity and simulations
- MathematicsComput. Math. Appl.
Association between radiographic damage of the spine and spinal mobility for individual patients with ankylosing spondylitis: can assessment of spinal mobility be a proxy for radiographic evaluation?
- MedicineAnnals of the rheumatic diseases
This study unequivocally demonstrated a relationship between spinal mobility and radiographic damage, however, spinal mobility cannot be used as a proxy for radiographic evaluation in an individual patient.
Abnormal vascular network complexity: a new phenotypic marker in hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer syndrome
Increased oral vascular network complexity is a previously unrecognised phenotypic marker for LCFS2, and is related to gene mutation carrier status.
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How Should We Investigate Breast Implant Rupture?
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The Theory of Island Biogeography
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Breast MRI: EUSOBI recommendations for women’s information
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Practical Issues in Conducting a Discrete Choice Experiment
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