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The role of age, ethnicity and environmental factors in modulating malaria risk in Rajasthali, Bangladesh
Background Malaria is endemic in the Rajasthali region of the Chittagong Hill Tracts in Bangladesh and the Rajasthali region is the most endemic area of Bangladesh. Quantifying the role of environmental and socio-economic ...
Water heater temperature set point and water use patterns influence Legionella pneumophila and associated microorganisms at the tap
(Biomed Central Ltd, 2015-12-01)
Background Lowering water heater temperature set points and using less drinking water are common approaches to conserving water and energy; yet, there are discrepancies in past literature regarding the effects of water ...
Locomotor deficits in recently concussed athletes and matched controls during single and dual-task turning gait: preliminary results
Background There is growing evidence that mild traumatic brain injury (concussion) can affect locomotor characteristics for prolonged periods of time even when physical signs and symptoms are absent. While most locomotor ...
Power Supply Switch Circuit for Intermittent Energy Harvesting
Energy harvesters generate power only when ambient energy is available, and power loss is significant when the harvester does not produce energy and its power management circuit is still turned on. This paper proposes a ...
Patient-derived glioblastoma stem cells respond differentially to targeted therapies
(Impact Journals Llc, 2016-12-27)
The dismal prognosis of glioblastoma is, at least in part, attributable to the difficulty in eradicating glioblastoma stem cells (GSCs). However, whether this difficulty is caused by the differential responses of GSCs to ...
Comparison between Daytime and Nighttime Scenery Focusing on Restorative and Recovery Effect
The overall purpose of this study was to investigate psycho-physiological variations in human bodies by observing visual images of daytime and nighttime scenery to focus on restorative and recovery effects. Unlike previous ...
Molecular targets for rapid identification of Brucellaspp
Background Brucella is an intracellular pathogen capable of infecting animals and humans. There are six recognized species of Brucella that differ in their host preference. The genomes of the three Brucella species have ...
Veterinary students’ perceptions of their learning environment as measured by the Dundee Ready Education Environment Measure
Background The Dundee Ready Education Environment Measure (DREEM) has been widely used to evaluate the learning environment within health sciences education, however, this tool has not been applied in veterinary medical ...
Facilitators and barriers of parental attitudes and beliefs toward school-located influenza vaccination in the United States: Systematic review.
The study objective was to identify facilitators and barriers of parental attitudes and beliefs toward school-located influenza vaccination in the United States. In 2009, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices ...
Safety of concurrent administration of dexrazoxane and doxorubicin in the canine cancer patient
(Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc, 2010-12-01)