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Rationale, design and baseline characteristics of participants in the c ardiovascular o utco m es for p eople using a nticoagulation s trategie s (compass) trial
(Elsevier BV, 2017-08-01)
Background: Long-term aspirin prevents vascular events but is only modestly effective. Rivaroxaban alone or in combination with aspirin might be more effective than aspirin alone for vascular prevention in patients with ...
The technical report on sodium intake and cardiovascular disease in low- and middle-income countries by the joint working group of the world heart federation, the european society of hypertension and the european public health association
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2017-01-21)
Ingestion of sodium is essential to health, but excess sodium intake is a risk factor for hypertension and cardiovascular disease. Defining an optimal range of sodium intake in populations has been challenging and ...
Living with relapsed myeloma: symptoms and self-care strategies
Aims and Objectives: To explore which symptoms relapsed myeloma patients experience and what self-care strategies are used. Methods: This was a qualitative study utilising focus group interviews (n=4) with relapsed myeloma ...
A framework for hardware efficient reusable ip core for grayscale image codec
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017-01-01)
This paper proposes two major novelties. First, we provide a mathematical framework for hardware resource efficient IP core-based image compression and decompression (CODEC). The framework includes CODEC functions that are ...
Ultrasound-guided block and the incidence of intraneural injection. a reply
The genome of leishmania adleri from a mammalian host highlights chromosome fission in sauroleishmania
(Springer Nature, 2017-03-03)
Control of pathogens arising from humans, livestock and wild animals can be enhanced by genomebased investigation. Phylogenetically classifying and optimal construction of these genomes using short sequence reads are key ...
A descriptive survey study of violence management and priorities among psychiatric staff in mental health services, across seventeen european countries
(Springer Nature, 2017-01-19)
Background: In mental health services what is commonplace across international frontiers is that to prevent aggressive patients from harming themselves, other patients or staff, coercive measures and foremost, violence ...
Advances in precision medicine: tailoring individualized therapies
(MDPI AG, 2017-10-25)
The traditional bench-to-bedside pipeline involves using model systems and patient samples to provide insights into pathways deregulated in cancer. This discovery reveals new biomarkers and therapeutic targets, ultimately ...
Creep improvement factors for vibro-replacement design
(Thomas Telford Ltd., 2017-02-01)
Although the vibro-replacement stone column technique is being deployed increasingly in soft cohesive soil deposits in which creep settlements may be significant/dominant, the majority of existing stone column settlement ...
Anxiety and mood regulating treatment for adult attention deficit disorder
(Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM Press), 2017-01-01)
Anxiety and mood symptoms are common in Attention Deficit Disorder. We highlight a case of 23-year-old man who presented with poor attention and gradual poor academic performance. His poor academic achievement was noted ...