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Principal component analysis

Histograms of oriented gradients for human detection

We study the question of feature sets for robust visual object recognition; adopting linear SVM based human detection as a test case. After reviewing existing edge and gradient based descriptors, we show experimentally that grids of histograms of oriented...

Two-Dimensional Gas of Massless Dirac Fermions in Graphene

Quantum electrodynamics (resulting from the merger of quantum mechanics and relativity theory) has provided a clear understanding of phenomena ranging from particle physics to cosmology and from astrophysics to quantum chemistry1, 2, 3. The ideas underlying...

Recommendations for Chamber Quantification: A Report from the American Society of Echocardiography's Guidelines and Standards Committee and the Chamber Quantification Writing Group, Developed in Conjunction with the European Association of Echocardio

S. Michelle Bierig, Richard B. Devereux, Frank A. Flachskampf, Elyse Foster, Patricia A. Pellikka, Michael H. Picard, Mary J. Roman, Jack S. Shanewise, Scott D. Solomon, Kirk T. Spencer, Martin St. John Sutton, William J. Stewart

Three Approaches to Qualitative Content Analysis

Content analysis is a widely used qualitative research technique. Rather than being a single method, current applications of content analysis show three distinct approaches: conventional, directed, or summative. All three approaches are used to interpret...

Haploview: analysis and visualization of LD and haplotype maps

Summary: Research over the last few years has revealed significant haplotype structure in the human genome. The characterization of these patterns, particularly in the context of medical genetic association studies, is becoming a routine research activity....

Conserved seed pairing, often flanked by adenosines, indicates that thousands of human genes are microRNA targets.

We predict regulatory targets of vertebrate microRNAs (miRNAs) by identifying mRNAs with conserved complementarity to the seed (nucleotides 2–7) of the miRNA. An overrepresentation of conserved adenosines flanking the seed complementary sites in mRNAs...

Cognitive radio: brain-empowered wireless communications

Cognitive radio is viewed as a novel approach for improving the utilization of a precious natural resource: the radio electromagnetic spectrum. The cognitive radio, built on a software-defined radio, is defined as an intelligent wireless communication...

Lifetime Prevalence and Age-of-Onset Distributions of DSM-IV Disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication

Ronald C. Kessler, Patricia Berglund, Olga Demler, Robert Jin, Kathleen R. Merikangas, Ellen E. Walters

Estimating Nonresponse Bias in Mail Surveys

Valid predictions for the direction of nonresponse bias were obtained from subjective estimates and extrapolations in an analysis of mail survey data from published studies. For estimates of the magnitude of bias, the use of extrapolations led to substantial...

SPECIAL POINTS FOR BRILLOUIN-ZONE INTEGRATIONS

Hendrik J. Monkhorst, James D. Pack

The Effect of Cardiac Resynchronization on Morbidity and Mortality in Heart Failure

background Cardiac resynchronization reduces symptoms and improves left ventricular function in many patients with heart failure due to left ventricular systolic dysfunction and cardiac dyssynchrony. We evaluated its effects on morbidity and mortality....

Diagnosis and Management of the Metabolic Syndrome

The metabolic syndrome has received increased attention in the past few years. This statement from the American Heart Association (AHA) and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) is intended to provide up-to-date guidance for professionals...

Diagnosis and Management of the Metabolic Syndrome An American Heart Association/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Scientific Statement

Scott M. Grundy, James I. Cleeman, Stephen R. Daniels, Karen A. Donato, Robert H. Eckel, Barry A. Franklin, David Gordon, Ronald M. Krauss, Peter J. Savage, Sidney C. Smith, John A. Spertus, Fernando Costa

VERY HIGH RESOLUTION INTERPOLATED CLIMATE SURFACES FOR GLOBAL LAND AREAS

We developed interpolated climate surfaces for global land areas (excluding Antarctica) at a spatial resolution of 30 arc s (often referred to as 1-km spatial resolution). The climate elements considered were monthly precipitation and mean, minimum, and...

Methods for the economic evaluation of health care programmes

This highly successful textbook is now available in its third edition. Over the years it has become the standard textbook in the field world-wide. It mirrors the huge expansion of the field of economic evaluation in health care, since the last edition...

Aspect-oriented programming

The concept of a general purpose aspect is introduced where an aspect transparently forces cross-cutting behavior on object classes and other software entities. A reusable aspect is further described for use as part of an aspect library.

Prevalence, severity, and comorbidity of 12-month DSM-IV disorders in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication

BACKGROUND: Little is known about the general population prevalence or severity of DSM-IV mental disorders. OBJECTIVE: To estimate 12-month prevalence, severity, and comorbidity of DSM-IV anxiety, mood, impulse control, and substance disorders in the...

Nanostructured materials for advanced energy conversion and storage devices

New materials hold the key to fundamental advances in energy conversion and storage, both of which are vital in order to meet the challenge of global warming and the finite nature of fossil fuels. Nanomaterials in particular offer unique properties or...

Efficacy and safety of cholesterol-lowering treatment: prospective meta-analysis of data from 90,056 participants in 14 randomised trials of statins.

This work has been made available to the staff and students of the University of Sydney for the purposes of research and study only. It constitutes material that is held by the University for the purposes of reporting for HERDC and the ERA. This work...

Scalable Molecular Dynamics with NAMD

NAMD is a parallel molecular dynamics code designed for high-performance simulation of large biomo- lecular systems. NAMD scales to hundreds of processors on high-end parallel platforms, as well as tens of processors on low-cost commodity clusters, and...

Toward the next generation of recommender systems: a survey of the state-of-the-art and possible extensions

This paper presents an overview of the field of recommender systems and describes the current generation of recommendation methods that are usually classified into the following three main categories: content-based, collaborative, and hybrid recommendation...

A comprehensive review of ZnO materials and devices

The semiconductorZnO has gained substantial interest in the research community in part because of its large exciton binding energy ( 60 meV ) which could lead to lasing action based on exciton recombination even above room temperature. Even though research...

Toward the next generation of recommender systems: a survey of the state-of-the-art and possible extensions

This paper presents an overview of the field of recommender systems and describes the current generation of recommendation methods that are usually classified into the following three main categories: content-based, collaborative, and hybrid recommendation...

Balanced basis sets of split valence, triple zeta valence and quadruple zeta valence quality for H to Rn: Design and assessment of accuracy

Gaussian basis sets of quadruple zeta valence quality for Rb–Rn are presented, as well as bases of split valence and triple zeta valence quality for H–Rn. The latter were obtained by (partly) modifying bases developed previously. A large set of more...

Genome sequencing in microfabricated high-density picolitre reactors

Marcel Margulies, Michael Egholm, William E. Altman, Said Attiya, Joel S. Bader, Lisa A. Bemben, Jan Berka, Michael Braverman, Yi-Ju Chen, Zhoutao Chen, Scott Dewell, Lei Du, Joseph M. Fierro, Xavier V. Gomes, Brian C. Godwin, Wen He, Scott Helgesen, Chun He Ho, Gerard P. Irzyk, Szilveszter C. Jando, Maria L. I. Alenquer, Thomas Jarvie, Kshama B. Jirage, Jong-Bum Kim, James R. Knight, Janna R. Lanza, John H. Leamon, Steven M. Lefkowitz, Ming Lei, Jing Li, Kenton Lohman, Hong Lu, Vinod Makhijani, Keith Mcdade, Michael P. McKenna, Eugene W. Myers, Elizabeth Nickerson, John Nobile, Ramona Plant, Bernard P. Puc, M. T. Ronan, George T. Roth, Gary J. Sarkis, Jan Fredrik Simons, John W. Simpson, Maithreyan Srinivasan, Karrie R. Tartaro, Alexander Tomasz, Kari A. Vogt, Greg A. Volkmer

A performance evaluation of local descriptors

In this paper, we compare the performance of descriptors computed for local interest regions, as, for example, extracted by the Harris-Affine detector [Mikolajczyk, K and Schmid, C, 2004]. Many different descriptors have been proposed in the literature....

MicroRNA expression profiles classify human cancers.

Jun Lu, Gad Getz, Eric A. Miska, Ezequiel Alvarez-Saavedra, Justin Lamb, David Peck, Alejandro Sweet-Cordero, Benjamin L. Ebert, Raymond H. Mak, James R. Downing, Tyler Jacks, H. Robert Horvitz, Todd R. Golub

The Metabolic Syndrome

This constellation of metabolic disturbances, all risk factors for cardiovascular disease, was first described in the 1920s by Kylin, a Swedish physician, as the clustering of hypertension, hyperglycaemia, and gout. 2 Later, in 1947, Vague drew attention...

Multivariable Feedback Control: Analysis and Design

From the Publisher:This is a book on practical feedback control and not on system theory in general. Feedback is used in control systems to change the dynamics of the system and to reduce the sensitivity of the system to both signal and model uncertainty....

Quantum Mechanical Continuum Solvation Models

Benedetta Mennucci, Roberto Cammi

Effects of chemotherapy and hormonal therapy for early breast cancer on recurrence and 15-year survival: an overview of the randomised trials

Background: Quinquennial overviews (1985–2000) of the randomised trials in early breast cancer have assessed the5-year and 10-year effects of various systemic adjuvant therapies on breast cancer recurrence and survival. Here, wereport the 10-year and...

Standardisation of spirometry

[⇓][1] SERIES “ATS/ERS TASK FORCE: STANDARDISATION OF LUNG FUNCTION TESTING” Edited by V. Brusasco, R. Crapo and G. Viegi Number 2 in this Series [1]: #HASH#F13

Numerical Analysis

Normal 0 false false false Numerical Analysis, Second Edition, is a modern and readable text. This book covers not only the standard topics but also some more advanced numerical methods being used by computational scientists and engineerstopics...

Microeconometrics : methods and applications

Microeconometrics : methods and applications

Management of hepatocellular carcinoma

The incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) has increased worldwide and is now the 5th most frequent cancer representing approximately 5% of all cancers worldwide. More than 500,000 new cases are diagnosed per year and it is the third cause of cancer-related...

Quantum dots for live cells, in vivo imaging, and diagnostics.

Research on fluorescent semiconductor nanocrystals (also known as quantum dots or qdots) has evolved over the past two decades from electronic materials science to biological applications. We review current approaches to the synthesis, solubilization,...

Genome Sequencing in Open Microfabricated High Density Picoliter Reactors

We describe a scalable, highly parallel sequencing system with raw throughput significantly greater than that of state-of-the-art capillary electrophoresis instruments. The apparatus uses a novel 60×60 mm 2 fibreoptic slide containing 1,600,000 individual...

The New Imperialism

People around the world are confused and concerned. Is it a sign of strength or of weakness that the US has suddenly shifted from a politics of consensus to one of coercion on the world stage? What was really at stake in the war on Iraq? Was it all about...

Phosphorylation and Regulation of Akt/PKB by the Rictor-mTOR Complex

Deregulation of Akt/protein kinase B (PKB) is implicated in the pathogenesis of cancer and diabetes. Akt/PKB activation requires the phosphorylation of Thr308 in the activation loop by the phosphoinositide-dependent kinase 1 (PDK1) and Ser473 within the...

Chemistry and Properties of Nanocrystals of Different Shapes

Clemens Burda, Xiaobo Chen, Radha Narayanan, Mostafa A. El-Sayed

The ERA‐40 re‐analysis

ERA-40 is a re-analysis of meteorological observations from September 1957 to August 2002 produced by the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) in collaboration with many institutions. The observing system changed considerably over...

Two-dimensional atomic crystals

We report free-standing atomic crystals that are strictly 2D and can be viewed as individual atomic planes pulled out of bulk crystals or as unrolled single-wall nanotubes. By using micromechanical cleavage, we have prepared and studied a variety of 2D...

GROMACS: Fast, Flexible, and Free

This article describes the software suite GROMACS (Groningen MAchine for Chemical Simulation) that was developed at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands, in the early 1990s. The software, written in ANSI C, originates from a parallel hardware...

The HITRAN 2004 molecular spectroscopic database

This paper describes the status of the latest edition of the HITRAN molecular spectroscopic compilation. The new edition is meant to replace the previous HITRAN edition of 2008 and its updates during the intervening years. The HITRAN molecular absorption...

Functional data analysis

This article is reproduced from the previous edition, volume 9, pp. 5822–5828, © 2001, Elsevier Ltd., with an updated Bibliography section supplied by the Editor.

Quantum dot bioconjugates for imaging, labelling and sensing

One of the fastest moving and most exciting interfaces of nanotechnology is the use of quantum dots (QDs) in biology. The unique optical properties of QDs make them appealing as in vivo and in vitro fl uorophores in a variety of biological investigations,...

Ecosystems and human well-being : synthesis

Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (Program)

Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining

James Bailey, Latifur Khan, Takashi Washio, Gill Dobbie, Joshua Zhexue Huang, Ruili Wang

Global burden of hypertension: analysis of worldwide data

Results Overall, 26·4% (95% CI 26·0‐26·8%) of the adult population in 2000 had hypertension (26·6% of men [26·0–27·2%] and 26·1% of women [25·5–26·6%]), and 29·2% (28·8–29·7%) were projected to have...

Gravitation and Cosmology

Alfredo Macias, Claus Lämmerzahl, Dario Nunez

Nanowire dye-sensitized solar cells.

Excitonic solar cells1—including organic, hybrid organic–inorganic and dye-sensitized cells (DSCs)—are promising devices for inexpensive, large-scale solar energy conversion. The DSC is currently the most efficient2 and stable3 excitonic photocell....

Interleukin 17-producing CD4 + effector T cells develop via a lineage distinct from the T helper type 1 and 2 lineages

Laurie E. Harrington, Paul Mangan, Henrietta Turner, Theresa L. Murphy, Kenneth M. Murphy, Casey T. Weaver

Plasma physics via computer simulation

C.K. Birdsall, A. Bruce Langdon

Global prevalence of dementia: a Delphi consensus study

100 years after the first description, Alzheimer's disease is one of the most disabling and burdensome health conditions worldwide. We used the Delphi consensus method to determine dementia prevalence for each world region.

Nominal rigidities and the dynamic effects of a shock to monetary policy

Lawrence J. Christiano, Martin Eichenbaum, Charles L. Evans

Effects of radiotherapy and of differences in the extent of surgery for early breast cancer on local recurrence and 15-year survival: an overview of the randomised trials

Effects of radiotherapy and of differences in the extent of surgery for early breast cancer on local recurrence and 15-year survival: an overview of the randomised trials.

IL-23 drives a pathogenic T cell population that induces autoimmune inflammation

Claire L. Langrish, Yi Chen, Wendy M. Blumenschein, Jeanine D. Mattson, Beth Basham, Jonathan D. Sedgwick, Terrill McClanahan, Robert A. Kastelein, Daniel J. Cua

Intensive diabetes treatment and cardiovascular disease in patients with type 1 diabetes.

David M. Nathan, Patricia A. Cleary, Backlund Jy, John M. Lachin, Trevor J. Orchard, Philip Raskin, Bernard Zinman

High-efficiency solution processable polymer photovoltaic cells by self-organization of polymer blends

Converting solar energy into electricity provides a much-needed solution to the energy crisis the world is facing today. Polymer solar cells have shown potential to harness solar energy in a cost-effective way. Significant efforts are underway to improve...

Evaluating the Quality of Medical Care

This p aper i s a n a ttempt t o d escribe a nd evaluate current methods for assessing the quality of medical care and to suggest some directions for further study. It is concerned with methods rather than findings, and with an evaluation of methodology...

Monocyte and macrophage heterogeneity

Heterogeneity of the macrophage lineage has long been recognized and, in part, is a result of the specialization of tissue macrophages in particular microenvironments. Circulating monocytes give rise to mature macrophages and are also heterogeneous themselves,...

Wireless mesh networks: a survey

Wireless mesh networks (WMNs) consist of mesh routers and mesh clients, where mesh routers have minimal mobility and form the backbone of WMNs. They provide network access for both mesh and conventional clients. The integration of WMNs with other networks...

Targeting the DNA repair defect in BRCA mutant cells as a therapeutic strategy

Targeting the DNA repair defect in BRCA mutant cells as a therapeutic strategy BRCA1 and BRCA2 are important for DNA double-strand break repair by homologous recombination(1), and mutations in these genes predispose to breast and other cancers(2). Poly(ADP-...

Regularization and variable selection via the elastic net

We propose the elastic net, a new regularization and variable selection method. Real world data and a simulation study show that the elastic net often outperforms the lasso, while enjoying a similar sparsity of representation. In addition, the elastic...

The governance of global value chains

This article builds a theoretical framework to help explain governance patterns in global value chains. It draws on three streams of literature – transaction costs economics, production networks, and technological capability and firm-level learning...

Global Consequences of Land Use

Land use has generally been considered a local environmental issue, but it is becoming a force of global importance. Worldwide changes to forests, farmlands, waterways, and air are being driven by the need to provide food, fiber, water, and shelter to...

Principles and practice of sleep medicine

Meir H. Kryger, T. J. Roth, William C. Dement

The Montreal Cognitive Assessment, MoCA: A Brief Screening Tool For Mild Cognitive Impairment

Patient AccessPatients and/or caregivers may access this content for use in relation to their own personal healthcare or that of a family member only. Terms and conditions will apply.

Decoding by linear programming

This paper considers a natural error correcting problem with real valued input/output. We wish to recover an input vector f/spl isin/R/sup n/ from corrupted measurements y=Af+e. Here, A is an m by n (coding) matrix and e is an arbitrary and unknown vector...

World Reference Base for Soil Resources

Paul H. Driessen, Freddy Nachtergaele, O. C. Spaargaren, Jozef Seppe Deckers

Incidence, Predictors, and Outcome of Thrombosis After Successful Implantation of Drug-Eluting Stents

Context Traditionally, stent thrombosis has been regarded as a complication of percutaneous coronary interventions during the first 30 postprocedural days. However, delayed endothelialization associated with the implantation of drug-eluting stents may...

MicroRNA Gene Expression Deregulation in Human Breast Cancer

MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are a class of small noncoding RNAs that control gene expression by targeting mRNAs and triggering either translation repression or RNA degradation. Their aberrant expression may be involved in human diseases, including cancer. Indeed,...

An introduction to efficiency and productivity analysis

The second edition of An Introduction to Efficiency and Productivity Analysis is designed to be a general introduction for those who wish to study efficiency and productivity analysis. The book provides an accessible, well-written introduction to the...

Thermally Stable, Efficient Polymer Solar Cells with Nanoscale Control of the Interpenetrating Network Morphology

By applying the specific fabrication conditions summarized in the Experimental section and post-production annealing at 150 °C, polymer solar cells with power-conversion efficiency approaching 5 % are demonstrated. These devices exhibit remarkable...

Long-term cardiovascular outcomes in men with obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea with or without treatment with continuous positive airway pressure: an observational study

Summary Background The effect of obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea as a cardiovascular risk factor and the potential protective effect of its treatment with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is unclear. We did an observational study to compare...

Stable Signal Recovery from Incomplete and Inaccurate Measurements

Suppose we wish to recover a vector x_0 Є R^m (e.g., a digital signal or image) from incomplete and contaminated observations y = Ax_0 + e; A is an n by m matrix with far fewer rows than columns (n « m) and e is an error term. Is it possible to recover...

Blast2GO: a universal tool for annotation, visualization and analysis in functional genomics research

Summary: We present here Blast2GO (B2G), a research tool designed with the main purpose of enabling Gene Ontology (GO) based data mining on sequence data for which no GO annotation is yet available. B2G joints in one application GO annotation based on...

The Amber biomolecular simulation programs.

We describe the development, current features, and some directions for future development of the Amber package of computer programs. This package evolved from a program that was constructed in the late 1970s to do Assisted Model Building with Energy Refinement,...

The Chemistry behind Antioxidant Capacity Assays

This review summarizes the multifaceted aspects of antioxidants and the basic kinetic models of inhibited autoxidation and analyzes the chemical principles of antioxidant capacity assays. Depending upon the reactions involved, these assays can roughly...

A haplotype map of the human genome

Inherited genetic variation has a critical but as yet largely uncharacterized role in human disease. Here we report a public database of common variation in the human genome: more than one million single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) for which accurate...

Secondary prevention of macrovascular events in patients with type 2 diabetes in the PROactive Study (PROspective pioglitAzone Clinical Trial In macroVascular Events): a randomised controlled trial

Summary Background Patients with type 2 diabetes are at high risk of fatal and non-fatal myocardial infarction and stroke. There is indirect evidence that agonists of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor � (PPAR � ) could reduce macrovascular...

Porosity of 3D biomaterial scaffolds and osteogenesis.

Porosity andpore size of biomaterial scaffolds play a critical role in bone formation in vitro andin vivo. This review explores the state of knowledge regarding the relationship between porosity and pore size of biomaterials used for bone regeneration....

Features of promising technologies for pretreatment of lignocellulosic biomass.

Cellulosic plant material represents an as-of-yet untapped source of fermentable sugars for significant industrial use. Many physio-chemical structural and compositional factors hinder the enzymatic digestibility of cellulose present in lignocellulosic...

EFFECTS OF BIODIVERSITY ON ECOSYSTEM FUNCTIONING: A CONSENSUS OF CURRENT KNOWLEDGE

Humans are altering the composition of biological communities through a variety of activities that increase rates of species invasions and species extinctions, at all scales, from local to global. These changes in components of the Earth's biodiversity...

NCBI Reference Sequence (RefSeq): a curated non-redundant sequence database of genomes, transcripts and proteins

The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) Reference Sequence (RefSeq) database (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/RefSeq/) provides a non-redundant collection of sequences representing genomic data, transcripts and proteins. Although the goal...

Diversity of the human intestinal microbial flora.

The human endogenous intestinal microflora is an essential “organ” in providing nourishment, regulating epithelial development, and instructing innate immunity; yet, surprisingly, basic features remain poorly described. We examined 13,355 prokaryotic...

Uncovering the overlapping community structure of complex networks in nature and society

Many complex systems in nature and society can be described in terms of networks capturing the intricate web of connections among the units they are made of 1–4 . A key question is how to interpret the global organization of such networks as the coexistence...

Hegemonic Masculinity Rethinking the Concept

Raewyn Connell, James W. Messerschmidt

A distinct lineage of CD4 T cells regulates tissue inflammation by producing interleukin 17

Heon Park, Zhaoxia Li, Xuexian O. Yang, Seon Hee Chang, Roza Nurieva, Yi-Hong Wang, Ying Wang, Leroy Hood, Zhou Zhu, Qiang Tian, Chen Dong

A survey on routing protocols for wireless sensor networks

Recent advances in wireless sensor networks have led to many new protocols specifically designed for sensor networks where energy awareness is an essential consideration. Most of the attention, however, has been given to the routing protocols since they...

RAS Is Regulated by the let-7 MicroRNA Family

MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are regulatory RNAs found in multicellular eukaryotes, including humans, where they are implicated in cancer. The let-7 miRNA times seam cell terminal differentiation in C. elegans . Here we show that the let-7 family negatively...

Wnt signalling in stem cells and cancer

Tannishtha Reya, Hans Clevers

A high-throughput path metric for multi-hop wireless routing

This paper presents the expected transmission count metric (ETX), which finds high-throughput paths on multi-hop wireless networks. ETX minimizes the expected total number of packet transmissions (including retransmissions) required to successfully deliver...

miR-15 and miR-16 induce apoptosis by targeting BCL2.

Amelia Cimmino, George A. Calin, Muller Fabbri, Marilena V. Iorio, Manuela Ferracin, Masayoshi Shimizu, Sylwia E. Wojcik, Rami I. Aqeilan, Simona Zupo, Mariella Dono, Laura Z. Rassenti, Hansjuerg Alder, Stefano Volinia, Chang-Gong Liu, Thomas J. Kipps, M. Negrini, Carlo M. Croce

First principles methods using CASTEP

The CASTEP code for first principles electronic structure calculations will be described. A brief, nontechnical overview will be given and some of the features and capabilities highlighted. Some features which are unique to CASTEP will be described and...

Acquired mutation of the tyrosine kinase JAK2 in human myeloproliferative disorders

Human myeloproliferative disorders form a range of clonal haematological malignant diseases, the main members of which are polycythaemia vera, essential thrombocythaemia, and idiopathic myelofibrosis. The molecular pathogenesis of these disorders is unknown,...

Development of a classification system for periodontal diseases and conditions.

Classification systems are necessary in order to provide a framework in which to scientifically study the etiology, pathogenesis, and treatment of diseases in an orderly fashion. In addition, such systems give clinicians a way to organize the health care...

Long-term cardiovascular outcomes in men with obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea with or without treatment with continuous positive airway pressure: an observational study.

The effect of obstructive sleep apnoea-hypopnoea as a cardiovascular risk factor and the potential protective effect of its treatment with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is unclear. We did an observational study to compare incidence of fatal...

The Economic Implications of Corporate Financial Reporting

We survey and interview more than 400 executives to determine the factors that drive reported earnings and disclosure decisions. We find that managers would rather take economic actions that could have negative long-term consequences than make within-GAAP...

The contourlet transform: an efficient directional multiresolution image representation

The limitations of commonly used separable extensions of one-dimensional transforms, such as the Fourier and wavelet transforms, in capturing the geometry of image edges are well known. In this paper, we pursue a "true" two-dimensional transform that...

Survey of clustering algorithms

Data analysis plays an indispensable role for understanding various phenomena. Cluster analysis, primitive exploration with little or no prior knowledge, consists of research developed across a wide variety of communities. The diversity, on one hand,...

Building the Data Warehouse

Written by the father of the data warehouse concept, this edition provides a comprehensive introduction to building data marts, operational data stores, Corporate Information Factory, exploration warehouses, and Web-enabled warehouses.

Standardized Methods for the Determination of Antioxidant Capacity and Phenolics in Foods and Dietary Supplements

Methods available for the measurement of antioxidant capacity are reviewed, presenting the general chemistry underlying the assays, the types of molecules detected, and the most important advantages and shortcomings of each method. This overview provides...

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