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Intravenous immunoglobulin for Guillain‐Barré syndrome

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Modality and the English modals

F. R. (Frank Robert) Palmer

Metabolism of 1-Aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylic Acid

Several microorganisms capable of utilizing 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate (ACPC) were isolated from soil. A bacterium which belongs to Pseudomonas accumulated cellular α-aminobutyrate with consumption of ACPC and cells incubated with ACPC medium...

Analysis of the accuracy of linear measurements obtained by cone beam computed tomography (CBCT-NewTom)

Objectives: The conical beam computed tomography (CBCT) technique presents an innovation of tomographic imaging systems and subsequent volumetric image reconstruction for dentistry. When compared with other methods of tomographic imaging CBCT is characterized...

Parity-time-symmetric whispering-gallery microcavities

Bo Peng, Şahin Kaya Özdemir, Fuchuan Lei, Faraz Monifi, Mariagiovanna Gianfreda, Gui Lu Long, Shanhui Fan, Franco Nori, Carl M. Bender, Lan Yang

Varieties of anomalous experience : examining the scientific evidence

Etzel Cardeña, Steven Jay Lynn, Stanley Krippner

The Role of Inventories and Speculative Trading in the Global Market for Crude Oil

We develop a structural model of the global market for crude oil that for the first time explicitly allows for shocks to the speculative demand for oil as well as shocks to the flow demand and flow supply. The forward-looking element of the real price...

Learning and Transferring Mid-level Image Representations Using Convolutional Neural Networks

Convolutional neural networks (CNN) have recently shown outstanding image classification performance in the large- scale visual recognition challenge (ILSVRC2012). The suc- cess of CNNs is attributed to their ability to learn rich mid- level image representations...

GlaxoSmithKline Adjuvant Systems in vaccines: concepts, achievements and perspectives

The need for potentiating immune responses to recombinant or subunit antigens has prompted GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Biologicals to develop various Adjuvant Systems for the design of prophylactic and therapeutic vaccines. Adjuvant Systems are formulations...

Lignin Valorization: Improving Lignin Processing in the Biorefinery

Lignin is a chemically complex polymer that lends woody plants and trees their rigidity. Humans have traditionally either left it intact to lend rigidity to their own wooden constructs, or burned it to generate heat and sometimes power. With the advent...

Evidence for beneficial low level radiation effects and radiation hormesis

Low doses in the mGy range cause a dual effect on cellular DNA. One is a relatively low probability of DNA damage per energy deposition event and increases in proportion to the dose. At background exposures this damage to DNA is orders of magnitude lower...

Energy conservation techniques for disk array-based servers

In this paper, we study energy conservation techniques for disk array-based network servers. First, we introduce a new conservation technique, called Popular Data Concentration (PDC), that migrates frequently accessed data to a subset of the disks. The...

Dependency of the spectral reflectance curves of the Munsell color chips

The spectral reflectance curves of 433 chips in the Munsell Book of Color have been found to depend on only three components which account for 99.18% of the variance. It is suggested that this three-component dependency may be a characteristic of all...

Clinical development success rates for investigational drugs

Michael Hay, David W Thomas, John L Craighead, C. V. Economides, Jesse Rosenthal

Customer Value Creation: A Practical Framework

Creation of value for customers is a critical task for marketers, particularly when developing new products and services or starting new businesses. This paper presents a new conceptual framework for marketers to ponder when exploring ways to distinguish...

DrugBank 4.0: shedding new light on drug metabolism

Craig Knox, Yannick Djoumbou, Tim Jewison, An Chi Guo, Yifeng Liu, Adam Maciejewski, David Arndt, Michael Wilson, Alexandra Y. Tang, Geraldine Gabriel, Carol Ly, Sakina Adamjee, Zerihun T. Dame, Beomsoo Han, You Zhou, David S. Wishart

An RNA-Sequencing Transcriptome and Splicing Database of Glia, Neurons, and Vascular Cells of the Cerebral Cortex

Ye Zhang, Kenian Chen, Steven A. Sloan, Mariko L. Bennett, Anja R. Scholze, Sean O'Keeffe, Hemali P. Phatnani, Paolo Guarnieri, Christine Caneda, Nadine Ruderisch, Shuyun Deng, Shane A. Liddelow, Chaolin Zhang, Richard Daneman, Tom Maniatis, Ben A. Barres, Jia Qian Wu

Cardiovascular disease in Europe 2014: epidemiological update

This paper provides an update for 2014 on the burden of cardiovascular disease (CVD), and in particular coronary heart disease (CHD) and stroke, across the countries of Europe. Cardiovascular disease causes moredeaths among Europeans than any other condition,...

Spironolactone for Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction

Background Mineralocorticoid-receptor antagonists improve the prognosis for patients with heart failure and a reduced left ventricular ejection fraction. We evaluated the effects of spironolactone in patients with heart failure and a preserved left ventricular...

Context Aware Computing for The Internet of Things: A Survey

As we are moving towards the Internet of Things (IoT), the number of sensors deployed around the world is growing at a rapid pace. Market research has shown a significant growth of sensor deployments over the past decade and has predicted a significant...

Antihypertensive drug therapy for mild to moderate hypertension during pregnancy

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Space-time adaptive processing for radar

Space-time adaptive processing for radar

Face Alignment by Explicit Shape Regression

We present a very efficient, highly accurate, "Explicit Shape Regression" approach for face alignment. Unlike previous regression-based approaches, we directly learn a vectorial regression function to infer the whole facial shape (a set of facial landmarks)...

Afatinib versus cisplatin plus gemcitabine for first-line treatment of Asian patients with advanced non-small-cell lung cancer harbouring EGFR mutations (LUX-Lung 6): an open-label, randomised phase 3 trial

Methods This open-label, randomised phase 3 trial was done at 36 centres in China, Thailand, and South Korea. After central testing for EGFR mutations, treatment-naive patients (stage IIIB or IV cancer [American Joint Committee on Cancer version 6], performance...

Terrain physical properties derived from orbital data and the first 360 sols of Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover observations in Gale Crater

Paolo Bellutta, Fred Calef, Abigail Fraeman, James B. Garvin, John A. Grant, Victoria E. Hamilton, Matthew C. Heverly, J. R. Johnson, S. Le Mouélic, N. Mangold, D. W. Ming, M. Mehta, Richard V. Morris, Nilton De Oliveira Renno, D. Rubin, J. Schieber, Ronald S. Sletten, N. T. Stein, F. Thuillier, Ashwin R. Vasavada, J. Vizcaino

Scalable production of large quantities of defect-free few-layer graphene by shear exfoliation in liquids

Keith R. Paton, Eswaraiah Varrla, Claudia Backes, Ronan J. Smith, Umar Khan, Arlene O’Neill, Conor Boland, Mustafa Lotya, Oana M. Istrate, Paul J. King, Thomas M. Higgins, Sebastian Barwich, Peter May, Paweł Puczkarski, Iftikhar Ahmed, Matthias Moebius, Henrik Pettersson, Edmund Long, João Coelho, Sean O' Brien, Eva Mcguire, B Sanchez, Georg S. Duesberg, Niall McEvoy, Timothy J. Pennycook, Clive Downing, Alison Crossley, Valeria Nicolosi, Jonathan N. Coleman

Macromolecular Engineering by Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization

This Perspective presents recent advances in macromolecular engineering enabled by ATRP. They include the fundamental mechanistic and synthetic features of ATRP with emphasis on various catalytic/initiation systems that use parts-per-million concentrations...

A polygenic burden of rare disruptive mutations in schizophrenia

Shaun Purcell, Jennifer L. Moran, Menachem Fromer, Douglas M. Ruderfer, Nadia Solovieff, Panos Roussos, Colm O’Dushlaine, Kimberly Chambert, Sarah E. Bergen, Anna K. Kähler, Laramie Duncan, Eli A. Stahl, Giulio Genovese, Esperanza Molleda Fernández, Mark O. Collins, Noboru H. Komiyama, Jyoti S. Choudhary, Patrik K. E. Magnusson, Eric Banks, Khalid Shakir, Kiran Garimella, Timothy Fennell, Mark A. DePristo, Seth G. N. Grant, Stephen J. Haggarty, Stacey Gabriel, Edward M. Scolnick, Eric S. Lander, Christina M. Hultman, Patrick F. Sullivan, Steven A. McCarroll, Pamela Sklar

Regulation of type I interferon responses

Lionel B. Ivashkiv, Laura T. Donlin

Treatment of HCV with ABT-450/r–Ombitasvir and Dasabuvir with Ribavirin

We enrolled patients with HCV genotype 1 infection and no cirrhosis who had previously been treated with peginterferon–ribavirin and had a relapse, a partial response, or a null response. Patients were randomly assigned in a 3:1 ratio to receive coformulated...

Enterprise information systems

Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, João Varajão, Philip Powell, Ricardo Martinho

Worldwide Epidemiology of Atrial Fibrillation

Background— The global burden of atrial fibrillation (AF) is unknown.Methods and Results— We systematically reviewed population-based studies of AF published from 1980 to 2010 from the 21 Global Burden of Disease regions to estimate global/regional...

The genomics of yeast responses to environmental stress and starvation

Unicellular organisms such as yeast have evolved to survive constant fluctuations in their external surroundings by rapidly adapting their internal systems to meet the challenges of each new environment. One as- pect of this cellular adaptation is the...

Cancer nanotechnology: The impact of passive and active targeting in the era of modern cancer biology☆

article i nfo Article history: Accepted 13 November 2013 Available online xxxx Cancernanotherapeutics are progressing at a steady rate; research and development inthe field has experienced anexponential growthsinceearly2000's.Thepathtothe commercializationof...

Radiation exposure during midfacial imaging using 4- and 16-slice computed tomography, cone beam computed tomography systems and conventional radiography.

Objectives: Radiation doses were determined to balance risks against usefulness of the different modalities available for the imaging of the facial skeleton. Methods: An Alderson Rando Phantom, armed with lithium fluoride thermoluminescent dosemeters...

Mitigating the risk of radiation-induced cancers: limitations and paradigms in drug development

The United States radiation medical countermeasures (MCM) programme for radiological and nuclear incidents has been focusing on developing mitigators for the acute radiation syndrome (ARS) and delayed effects of acute radiation exposure (DEARE), and biodosimetry...

Transition from acute to chronic postsurgical pain: risk factors and protective factors

Most patients who undergo surgery recover uneventfully and resume their normal daily activities within weeks. Nevertheless, chronic postsurgical pain develops in an alarming proportion of patients. The prevailing approach of focusing on established chronic...

Psychological therapies for the management of chronic and recurrent pain in children and adolescents

Background This is an update of the original Cochrane review first published in Issue 1, 2003, and previously updated in 2009 and 2012. Chronic pain affects many children, who report severe pain, disability, and distressed mood. Psychological therapies...

High Photoluminescence Efficiency and Optically Pumped Lasing in Solution-Processed Mixed Halide Perovskite Semiconductors

This is the final version. It first appeared at http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jz5005285.

Single-cell RNA-seq highlights intratumoral heterogeneity in primary glioblastoma

Single-cell sequencing can illuminate the genetic properties of brain cancers and reveal heterogeneity within a tumor. Patel et al. examined the genome sequence of single cells isolated from brain glioblastomas. The findings revealed shared chromosomal...

Inhibition and the right inferior frontal cortex: one decade on

Adam R. Aron, Trevor W. Robbins, Russell A. Poldrack

Genomic architecture and evolution of clear cell renal cell carcinomas defined by multiregion sequencing.

Clear cell renal carcinomas (ccRCCs) can display intratumor heterogeneity (ITH). We applied multiregion exome sequencing (M-seq) to resolve the genetic architecture and evolutionary histories of ten ccRCCs. Ultra-deep sequencing identified ITH in all...

Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance: Myths and Mechanisms

Since the human genome was sequenced, the term "epigenetics" is increasingly being associated with the hope that we are more than just the sum of our genes. Might what we eat, the air we breathe, or even the emotions we feel influence not only our genes...

E-Cigarettes A Scientific Review

Rachel Grana, Stanton A. Glantz

Delirium in elderly people

SummaryDelirium is an acute disorder of attention and cognition in elderly people (ie, those aged 65 years or older) that is common, serious, costly, under-recognised, and often fatal. A formal cognitive assessment and history of acute onset of symptoms...

The Atlas of Economic Complexity: Mapping Paths to Prosperity

Why do some countries grow and others do not? The authors of The Atlas of Economic Complexity offer readers an explanation based on "Economic Complexity," a measure of a society’s productive knowledge. Prosperous societies are those that have the...

Pseudocapacitive oxide materials for high-rate electrochemical energy storage

Electrochemical energy storage technology is based on devices capable of exhibiting high energy density (batteries) or high power density (electrochemical capacitors). There is a growing need, for current and near-future applications, where both high...

The neuropsychology of attention

Ronald A. Cohen, Yvonne A. Sparling-Cohen, Brian F. O'Donnell

High Charge Carrier Mobilities and Lifetimes in Organolead Trihalide Perovskites

Organolead trihalide perovskites are shown to exhibit the best of both worlds: charge-carrier mobilities around 10 cm2 V−1 s−1 and low bi-molecular charge-recombination constants. The ratio of the two is found to defy the Langevin limit of kinetic...

Use of Statins and the Risk of Death in Patients With Prostate Cancer

Purpose To determine whether the use of statins after prostate cancer diagnosis is associated with a decreased risk of cancer-related mortality and all-cause mortality and to assess whether this association is modified by prediagnostic use of statins....

Deep learning

Building intelligent systems that are capable of extracting high-level representations from high-dimensional data lies at the core of solving many AI related tasks, including visual object or pattern recognition, speech perception, and language understanding....

Distributed Representations of Sentences and Documents

Many machine learning algorithms require the input to be represented as a fixed-length feature vector. When it comes to texts, one of the most common fixed-length features is bag-of-words. Despite their popularity, bag-of-words features have two major...

Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning

Species diversity is a major determinant of ecosystem productivity, stability, invasibility, and nutrient dynamics. Hundreds of studies spanning terrestrial, aquatic, and marine ecosystems show that high-diversity mixtures are approximately twice as productive...

Sexually transmitted infections

The number of people with STIs is increasing. Here, Gina Robinson gives an overview of the most common infections and their treatment

Synaptic, transcriptional, and chromatin genes disrupted in autism

The� genetic� architecture� of� autism� spectrum� disorder� involves� the� interplay� of� common� and� rare� variants� and� their� impact� on hundreds� of� genes.� Using� exome� sequencing,� here� we� show� that� analysis� of� rare� coding� variation� in� 3,871� autism� cases� and� 9,937...

Expanded classification of hepatitis C virus into 7 genotypes and 67 subtypes: Updated criteria and genotype assignment web resource

Donald B. Smith, Jens Bukh, Carla Kuiken, A. Scott Muerhoff, Charles M. Rice, Jack T. Stapleton, Peter Simmonds

Hysteresis and transient behavior in current–voltage measurements of hybrid-perovskite absorber solar cells

Hybrid organo-metal halide perovskites are an exciting new class of solar absorber materials and have exhibited a rapid increase in solar cell efficiencies throughout the past two years to over 17% in both meso-structured and thin-film device architectures....

Rey-Osterrieth complex figure: normative values in an Italian population sample

Paolo Caffarra, G. Vezzadini, Francesca Dieci, Fabrizio Zonato

The complete genome sequence of a Neandertal from the Altai Mountains

Kay Prüfer, Fernando Racimo, Nick Patterson, Flora Jay, Sriram Sankararaman, Susanna Sawyer, Anja Heinze, Gabriel Renaud, Peter H. Sudmant, Cesare de Filippo, Heng Li, Swapan Mallick, Michael Dannemann, Qiaomei Fu, Martin Kircher, Martin Kuhlwilm, Michael Lachmann, Matthias Meyer, Matthias Ongyerth, Michael Siebauer, Christoph Theunert, Arti Tandon, Priya Moorjani, Joseph K. Pickrell, James C. Mullikin, Samuel H. Vohr, Richard E. Green, Ines Hellmann, Philip L. F. Johnson, Hélène Blanché, Howard M. Cann, Jacob O. Kitzman, Jay Shendure, Evan E. Eichler, Ed S. Lein, Trygve E. Bakken, Liubov V. Golovanova, Bence Viola, Montgomery Slatkin, David L. Reich, Janet Kelso

Reversion of advanced Ebola virus disease in nonhuman primates with ZMapp

Xiangguo Qiu, Gary Wong, Jonathan Audet, Alexander Bello, Lisa Fernando, Judie B. Alimonti, Hugues Fausther-Bovendo, Haiyan Wei, Jenna Aviles, Ernie Hiatt, Ashley K. Johnson, Josh Morton, Kelsi Swope, Ognian Bohorov, Natasha Bohorova, Charles Goodman, Do Kim, Michael Pauly, Jesus Velasco, James Pettitt, Gene G. Olinger, Kevin J. Whaley, Bianli Xu, James E. Strong, Larry Zeitlin, Gary P. Kobinger

Metal–organic framework membranes: from synthesis to separation application

Metal–organic framework (MOF) materials, which are constructed from metal ions or metal ion clusters and bridging organic linkers, exhibit regular crystalline lattices with relatively well-defined pore structures and interesting properties. As a new...

Laparoscopic treatment vs open surgery in the solution of major incisional and abdominal wall hernias with mesh.

Background: Despite being one of the most exact indications, laparoscopic treatment of eventrations and ventral hernias is barely known among the array of laparoscopic techniques. Methods: A total of 60 patients were assigned at random over a 3-year period...

Blue, Green, and Amber InGaN/GaN Light-Emitting Diodes on Semipolar {11-22} GaN Bulk Substrates

We demonstrate the fabrication of blue, green, and amber InGaN/GaN light-emitting diodes (LEDs) on semipolar {11-22} bulk GaN substrates. The {11-22}GaN substrates used in this study are produced by cutting out from a c-oriented GaN bulk crystal grown...

Pride against prejudice : Transforming attitudes to disability

Disabled people throughout the world are increasingly naming and confronting the prejudice which we daily experience, expressing our anger at the discrimination we face, and insisting that our lives have value. This book has grown out of the struggles...

Substituting dietary saturated fat with polyunsaturated fat changes abdominal fat distribution and improves insulin sensitivity.

Lucinda K. M. Summers, B. A. Fielding, H. Bradshaw, V. Ilic, Carine Beysen, Mo L. Clark, N. R. Moore, Keith N. Frayn

AR-V7 and Resistance to Enzalutamide and Abiraterone in Prostate Cancer

Background The androgen-receptor isoform encoded by splice variant 7 lacks the ligand-binding domain, which is the target of enzalutamide and abiraterone, but remains constitutively active as a transcription factor. We hypothesized that detection of androgen-receptor...

New Problems, New Solutions: Making Portfolio Management More Effective

OVERVIEW:Most companies' development portfolios suffer from: too many projects for the limited resources available; ineffective project prioritization; Go/Kill decisions made in the absence of solid information; and too many minor projects in the portfolio....

Demand response and smart grids—A survey

The smart grid is conceived of as an electric grid that can deliver electricity in a controlled, smart way from points of generation to active consumers. Demand response (DR), by promoting the interaction and responsiveness of the customers, may offer...

Developmental psychology : childhood and adolescence

David R. (David Reed) Shaffer, Katherine Kipp

CLIMATE CHANGE 2014 SYNTHESIS REPORT

This Synthesis Report is based on the reports of the three Working Groups of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), including relevant Special Reports. It provides an integrated view of climate change as the final part of the IPCC’s Fifth...

Effect of Prehospital Induction of Mild Hypothermia on Survival and Neurological Status Among Adults With Cardiac Arrest: A Randomized Clinical Trial

RESULTS The intervention decreased mean core temperature by 1.20°C (95% CI, −1.33°C to −1.07°C) in patients with VF and by 1.30°C (95% CI, −1.40°C to −1.20°C) in patients without VF by hospital arrival and reduced the time to achieve a temperature...

Measurement of tissue perfusion by dynamic computed tomography.

I am most grateful for the references S. Rees has supplied on the measurement of blood flow using computed tomography (CT) in response to my paper (Miles, 1991). My comment in the discussion should have stated that absolute values for tissue perfusion...

Search for the standard model Higgs boson produced in association with a W or a Z boson and decaying to bottom quarks

A search for the standard model Higgs boson (H) decaying to bb¯ when produced in association with a weak vector boson (V) is reported for the following channels: W(μν)H, W(eν)H, W(τν)H, Z(μμ)H, Z(ee)H, and Z(νν)H. The search is performed in...

A new approach to the calorimetric investigation of physical and chemical transitions

The theoretical basis for Modulated DSC is described and the additional information in can give over conventional DSC illustrated for some polymers.

Vitamin D status and ill health: a systematic review

outcomes and of physiological parameters related to disease risk or infl ammatory status. Investigators of most prospective studies reported moderate to strong inverse associations between 25(OH)D concentrations and cardiovascular diseases, serum lipid...

Self-consumption: the interplay of autophagy and apoptosis

Guillermo Mariño, Mireia Niso-Santano, Eric H. Baehrecke, Guido Kroemer

Echinacea for preventing and treating the common cold

Marlies Karsch-Völk, Bruce Barrett, David Kiefer, Rudolf Bauer, Karin Ardjomand-Woelkart, Klaus Linde

voom: precision weights unlock linear model analysis tools for RNA-seq read counts

New normal linear modeling strategies are presented for analyzing read counts from RNA-seq experiments. The voom method estimates the mean-variance relationship of the log-counts, generates a precision weight for each observation and enters these into...

Personal practical knowledge: A study of teachers’ classroom images

Teachers develop and use a special kind of knowledge. This knowledge is neither theoretical, in the sense of theories of learning, teaching, and curriculum, nor merely practical, in the sense of knowing children. If either of these were the essential...

Nurse staffing and education and hospital mortality in nine European countries: a retrospective observational study

Methods For this observational study, we obtained discharge data for 422 730 patients aged 50 years or older who underwent common surgeries in 300 hospitals in nine European countries. Administrative data were coded with a standard protocol (variants...

Application of new cholesterol guidelines to a population-based sample.

Background The 2013 guidelines of the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association (ACC–AHA) for the treatment of cholesterol expand the indications for statin therapy for the prevention of cardiovascular disease. Methods Using...

Metallic interconnectors for solid oxide fuel cells – a review

For planar solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) designs, ceramic as well as metallic materials are being considered as construction materials for the interconnectors. Compared to the ceramics, mostly compounds on the basis of La-chromite, metallic materials have...

Accurate Proteome-wide Label-free Quantification by Delayed Normalization and Maximal Peptide Ratio Extraction, Termed MaxLFQ

Jürgen Cox, Marco Y. Hein, Christian A. Luber, Igor Paron, Nagarjuna Nagaraj, Matthias Mann

Rationalizability and Correlated Equilibria

We discuss the unity between the two standard approaches to noncooperative solution concepts for games. The decision-theoretic approach starts from the assumption that the rationality of the players is common knowledge. This leads to the notion of correlated...

Fault-tolerant control of Markovian jump stochastic systems via the augmented sliding mode observer approach

This paper is concerned with the stabilization problem for a class of Markovian stochastic jump systems against sensor fault, actuator fault and input disturbances simultaneously. In the proposed approach, the original plant is first augmented into a...

Effects of Roughness, Fibronectin and Vitronectin on Attachment, Spreading, and Proliferation of Human Osteoblast-Like Cells (Saos-2) on Titanium Surfaces

Isabelle Degasne, Michel Felix Basle, Valérie Demais, Huré G, Marc Lesourd, B. Grolleau, L. Mercier, Daniel Chappard

Sentiment Analysis Of Twitter Data

Twitter is a popular micro blogging service where users create status messages or small text-based Web posts called tweets. Twitter currently receives in excess of340 million tweets a day, in which people share their comments regarding a wide range of...

Efficient, high yield perovskite photovoltaic devices grown by interdiffusion of solution-processed precursor stacking layers

We report on an interdiffusion method to fabricate pin-hole free perovskite films using a low temperature (<105 °C) solution process. A high efficiency of 15.4%, with a fill factor of ∼80%, was achieved for the devices under one sun illumination. The...

Global causes of maternal death: a WHO systematic analysis.

Data for the causes of maternal deaths are needed to inform policies to improve maternal health. We developed and analysed global, regional, and subregional estimates of the causes of maternal death during 2003–09, with a novel method, updating the...

Global, regional, and national incidence and mortality for HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria during 1990-2013 : a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013

The Millennium Declaration in 2000 brought special global attention to HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria through the formulation of Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 6. The Global Burden of Disease 2013 study provides a consistent and comprehensive approach...

Titanium Dioxide-Based Nanomaterials for Photocatalytic Fuel Generations

Yi Ma, Xiuli Wang, Yushuai Jia, Xiaobo Chen, Hongxian Han, Can Li

Assessing cost-effectiveness in healthcare: history of the $50,000 per QALY threshold

Cost–effectiveness analyses, particularly in the USA, commonly use a figure of $50,000 per life-year or quality-adjusted life-year gained as a threshold for assessing the cost-effectiveness of an intervention. The history of this practice is ill defined,...

The influence of radiation on fertility in man

Increasing numbers of young people are now being cured of certain neoplasms by radiotherapy and chemotherapy. Such people will naturally wish to lead a normal life and possibly to have children. Therefore the question of the effect of radiation and cytotoxic...

Millimeter-Wave Cellular Wireless Networks: Potentials and Challenges

Millimeter-wave (mmW) frequencies between 30 and 300 GHz are a new frontier for cellular communication that offers the promise of orders of magnitude greater bandwidths combined with further gains via beamforming and spatial multiplexing from multielement...

FOLFIRI plus cetuximab versus FOLFIRI plus bevacizumab as first-line treatment for patients with metastatic colorectal cancer (FIRE-3): a randomised, open-label, phase 3 trial

Summary Background Cetuximab and bevacizumab have both been shown to improve outcomes in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer when added to chemotherapy regimens; however, their comparative eff ectiveness when partnered with fi rst-line fl uorouracil,...

Global epidemiology and genotype distribution of the hepatitis C virus infection

The treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection has the potential to change significantly over the next few years as therapeutic regimens are rapidly evolving. However, the burden of chronic infection has not been quantified at the global level...

2014 ACC/AHA Guideline on Perioperative Cardiovascular Evaluation and Management of Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery

Preamble e2801. Introduction e2822. Clinical Risk Factors e2833. Calculation of Risk to Predict Perioperative Cardiac Morbidity e2894. Approach to Perioperative Cardiac Testing e2925. Supplemental Preoperative Evaluation e2926. Perioperative Therapy...

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