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Secondhand smoke exposure in hospitality venues in europe
(Environmental Health Perspectives, 2008-07-18)
BACKGROUND: Although in the last few years some European countries have implemented smoking bans in hospitality venues, the levels of secondhand smoke (SHS) in this occupational sector Could still be extremely high in most ...
Wavelet and multitaper coherence methods for assessing the elastic thickness of the irish atlantic margin
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2004-11-01)
There have been some inconsistencies in estimates of the effective elastic thickness of the continental lithosphere Te based upon admittance or coherence relationships between gravity and topography. This paper compares ...
Transport of boreal forest fire emissions from canada to europe
In August 1998, severe forest fires occurred in many parts of Canada, especially in the Northwest Territories. In the week from August 5 to 11, more than 1000 different fires burned >1 x 10(6) ha of boreal forest, the ...
Antimicrobial resistance of campylobacter jejuni and campylobacter coli isolates from broiler chickens isolated at an irish poultry processing plant
Aims: The antibiotic susceptibility of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli isolates from broiler chickens were determined in order to evaluate the level of antibiotic resistance of Campylobacter species in the Irish ...
Developing a sociological model for researching women’s self and social identities
(SAGE Publications, 2003-11-01)
This paper presents an empirical model for researching women's self and social identities. The model was devised as a theoretical and methodological framework to assist the author to recognize self-identity and social ...
The irish coastal current: a seasonal jet-like circulation
(Elsevier BV, 2006-10-01)
Variation in the sizes of chthamalid -barnacle post-settlement cyprids on european shores
As part of a wider study on the settlement and recruitment of Chthamalus spp. in Europe, this study investigated whether chthamalid cyprids can be separated by length on a European scale. Variation in cyprid length with ...
Destruction of conspecific bioturbation structures by amphiura filiformis (ophiuroida): evidence from luminophore tracers and in situ time-lapse sediment-profile imagery
(Inter-Research Science Center, 2006-06-13)
Bioturbation processes of a dense ophiuroid assemblage were studied by in situ time-lapse sediment-profile imagery (t-SPI) and laboratory tracer-experiments. The burrows of 4 Amphiura fliformis (Ophiuroida) individuals ...
Effect of social variation on the irish diet
(Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2002-11-01)
Both jurisdictions of Ireland have high rates of chronic degenerative diseases, particularly of the cardiovascular system, and Irish migrants have worse health profiles, often lasting at least two generations. The influence ...
Estimating relationships between air mass origin and chemical composition
Observations of a chemical at a point in the atmosphere typically show sudden transitions between episodes of high and low concentration. Often these are associated with a rapid change in the origin of air arriving at the ...