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Kinetics of endothelialization of the multilayer flow modulator and single-layer arterial stents
(SAGE Publications, 2015-05-07)
The multilayer flow modulator (MFM; Cardiatis, Isnes, Belgium) is a self-expandable mesh of braided cobalt alloy wires, used for treatment of aortic and peripheral aneurysms. To further improve our understanding of this ...
A systematic review of interventions to improve outcomes for young adults with type 1 diabetes
BackgroundMany young adults with Type 1 diabetes experience poor outcomes. The aim of this systematic review was to synthesize the evidence regarding the effectiveness of interventions aimed at improving clinical, behavioural ...
Green innovation, managerial concern and firm performance: an empirical study
Cost-effective imta: a comparison of the production efficiencies of mussels and seaweed
(Springer Nature, 2014-03-05)
This paper compares the biofilter capacity and cost-effectiveness of blue mussels (Mytilus edulis) and seaweed for use in integrated multi-trophic aquaculture (IMTA) based on experiences in Ireland and Denmark. This ...
The physical, economic and policy drivers of land conversion to forestry in ireland
(Elsevier BV, 2014-01-01)
Intervention to improve the quality of antimicrobial prescribing for urinary tract infection: a cluster randomized trial
(Joule Inc., 2015-11-16)
Background: Overuse of antimicrobial therapy in the community adds to the global spread of antimicrobial resistance, which is jeopardizing the treatment of common infections. Methods: We designed a cluster randomized complex ...
A review of the past, the present, and the future of fishers' knowledge research: a challenge to established fisheries science
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2014-10-03)
Fishers' knowledge research is an approach to fisheries research that has a relatively long history, yet has generally failed to become integrated into the fisheries science mainstream alongside approaches that rely primarily ...
Ignoring discards biases the assessment of fisheries' ecological fingerprint
(The Royal Society, 2013-12-04)
Understanding the pressures of fisheries on the ecosystem is crucial for effective management. Fishery removals, or catch, are composed of both landings and discards. However, the use of discards data in studies investigating ...
Prespawning herring distribution in the irish celtic sea between 2005 and 2012
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2014-08-24)
Knowledge of the spatial distribution of species is fundamental to understanding trophic interactions and ecosystem structure. Intraspecies-specific dynamics and environmental factors shape species distribution within an ...