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UNDERSTANDING AND MANAGING CANCER PREVENTION
An effective population health approach to cancer prevention for young adults requires an informed understanding of cancer-relevant factors for this distinct population. Such factors include the social context, modifiable ...
An Ontology-Based Electronic Medical Record for Chronic Disease Management
Effective chronic disease management ensures better treatment and reduces medical costs. Representing knowledge through building an ontology for Electronic Medical Records (EMRs) is important to achieve semantic interoperability ...
MODELING THE INFLUENCE OF SURFACTANT ARCHITECTURE ON THE CRITICAL MICELLE CONCENTRATION OF DOUBLE-HEADED AND GEMINI SURFACTANTS
Monte Carlo simulations have been used in the past to investigate a variety of surfactant systems; however, there is little published literature for double-headed and gemini surfactants with asymmetric tails. We perform ...
Characterization of the Interaction of Alpha4 Phosphoprotein with Novel Binding Partners: EDD E3 Ubiquitin Ligase and Poly(A)-Binding Protein
?4 phosphoprotein (also known as IGBP1) is a component of the mammalian target-of-rapamycin (mTOR) pathway that controls the initiation of translation and cell-cycle progression in response to nutrients and growth factors. ...
Aerosol Wet Scavenging and Cloud Processing of Aerosols in a Global Climate Model
Clouds strongly influence three-dimensional aerosol distributions by 1) wet scavenging and subsequent deposition to the earth's surface, and 2) processing and subsequent release to the atmosphere by evaporation processes. ...
Exploring Nurses' Perceptions on the use of Kangaroo Mother Care to Reduce Pain During Heel Lance Procedures
Infants in the NICU undergo many painful procedures and literature supports KMC as an effective intervention to diminish pain however, it is not used routinely in NICUs. The purpose of this qualitative study is to provide ...
Studies of the Lifetime and Degradation of Li-Ion Cells
High precision coulometry has been suggested as a technique to detect small differences in the coulombic efficiency (ratio of charge delivered to charge stored during a cycle) of cells in the early cycles that should ...
EXAMINING A SOCIAL COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS OF THE PANAMA CANAL EXPANSION PROJECT
Upon completing the construction of the Panama Canal in 1914, vessels sailing between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans were provided an alternative to navigating the southern tip of South America. In order to accommodate ...
Women, class and politics in colonial Lesotho, 1930-1965.
(Dalhousie University, 1992)