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Socio-demographic variations in perspectives on cardiovascular disease and associated risk factors
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 1999-10-01)
Coronary heart disease (CHD) rates in Ireland are very high but little is known about attitudes to the disease. Qualitative attitudinal data were collected in focus group settings from 74 individuals across socio-demographic ...
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 ...
Lymphocytic gastritis and coeliac disease: evidence of a positive association
Aims-To investigate the prevalence of lymphocytic gastritis in patients with coeliac disease. Methods-Gastric biopsies from 70 patients with coeliac disease were examined by light microscopy for the presence of lymphocytic ...
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 ...