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Exploring nurses' use of the who safety checklist in the perioperative setting
AimTo explore nurses' use of the World Health Organization safety checklist in the perioperative setting. BackgroundPromoting quality and safety in health care has received worldwide attention. The World Health Organization ...
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 ...
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist-induced pituitary apoplexy
Pituitary apoplexy represents an uncommon endocrine emergency with potentially life-threatening consequences. Drug-induced pituitary apoplexy is a rare but important consideration when evaluating patients with this ...
The physical, economic and policy drivers of land conversion to forestry in ireland
(Elsevier BV, 2014-01-01)
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 ...
‘some good clean fun’: humour, control and subversion in an advertising agency
This article explores the relation between humour and control, drawing on participant observation in an organization in which humour was central to daily life. Keys is a leading advertising agency whose staff spent an ...