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Localised residency and inter-annual fidelity to coastal foraging areas may place sea bass at risk to local depletion
(Springer Nature, 2017-04-04)
For many marine migratory fish, comparatively little is known about the movement of individuals rather than the population. Yet, such individual-based movement data is vitally important to understand variability in migratory ...
Five-year prognosis in an incident cohort of people presenting with acute myocardial infarction
(Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2011-10-20)
Background: Following an AMI, it is important for patients and their physicians to appreciate the subsequent risk of death, and the potential benefits of invasive cardiac procedures and secondary preventive therapy. Studies, ...
S3ql: a distributed domain specific language for controlled semantic integration of life sciences data
(Springer Nature, 2011-01-01)
Background: The value and usefulness of data increases when it is explicitly interlinked with related data. This is the core principle of Linked Data. For life sciences researchers, harnessing the power of Linked Data to ...
Using qualitative insights to change practice: exploring the culture of antibiotic prescribing and consumption for urinary tract infections
Objectives: The aim of this paper is to explore the culture of antibiotic prescribing and consumption in the community for urinary tract infections (UTI) from the perspective of the general practitioners (GPs) and community ...
Estimating biomass, fishing mortality, and &quot;total allowable discards&quot; for surveyed non-target fish
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2014-08-27)
Demersal fisheries targeting a few high-value species often catch and discard other &quot;non-target&quot; species. It is difficult to quantify the impact of this incidental mortality when population biomass of a ...
Blame the patient, blame the doctor or blame the system? a meta-synthesis of qualitative studies of patient safety in primary care
(Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2015-08-05)
Objective Studies of patient safety in health care have traditionally focused on hospital medicine. However, recent years have seen more research located in primary care settings which have different features compared to ...
Assessing the state of pelagic fish communities within an ecosystem approach and the european marine strategy framework directive
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2014-02-20)
Pelagic fish are key elements in marine foodwebs and thus comprise an important part of overall ecosystem health. We develop a suite of ecological indicators that track pelagic fish community state and evaluate state of ...
A review of water quality policies in relation to public good benefits and community engagement in rural ireland
(Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2017-01-01)
This paper examines current recreational water use in the rural landscape in Ireland and reviews current EU policies and national regulations aimed at protecting water quality and the wider environment under agri-environmental ...
Influence of stormflow and baseflow phosphorus pressures on stream ecology in agricultural catchments
(Elsevier BV, 2017-07-01)
Analysis of knowledge transfer practices: insights from a medical device manufacturing organization
(Elsevier BV, 2017-01-01)