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The use of anti stretch marks’ products by women in pregnancy: a descriptive, cross-sectional survey
(Springer Nature, 2016-09-21)
Background: Stretch marks (Striae gravidarum) are a cutaneous change occurring commonly during pregnancy. A variety of products are available and promoted as ways to prevent or reduce their development, but it is not clear ...
Cohort randomised controlled trial of a multifaceted podiatry intervention for the prevention of falls in older people (the reform trial)
(Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017-01-20)
Background Falls are a major cause of morbidity among older people. A multifaceted podiatry intervention may reduce the risk of falling. This study evaluated such an intervention. Design Pragmatic cohort randomised controlled ...
A review of phosphorus and sediment release from irish tillage soils, the methods used to quantify losses and the current state of mitigation practice
(Royal Irish Academy, 2012-01-01)
Throughout the European Union (EU), agricultural soils with high phosphorus (P) status due to surplus fertiliser input have been identified as a landscape pressure impacting on water quality. In RI:public of Ireland, ...
Learning Technologists: changing the culture or preaching to the converted?
(CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2015-01-24)
The role of a learning technologist is varied, we are involved in lots of different activities, and no two days are ever the same. We are constantly meeting and working with a variety of people, especially those of us who ...
Going beyond fadn: the use of additional data to gain insights into extension service use across european union member states
(Research Institute of Agricultural Economics, 2016-12-01)
This paper examines the use of extension services by farm households across eight European Union (EU) Member States, exploring the type of extension service engaged with, the degree of engagement and the type of information ...
Structure elucidation and in vitro toxicity of new azaspiracids isolated from the marine dinoflagellate azadinium poporum
(MDPI AG, 2015-10-30)
Two strains of Azadinium poporum, one from the Korean West coast and the other from the North Sea, were mass cultured for isolation of new azaspiracids. Approximately 0.9 mg of pure AZA-36 (1) and 1.3 mg of pure AZA-37 (2) ...
The reform study: a case study of embedded trials
(Springer Nature, 2015-11-16)
Tailorable drug capacity of dexamethasone-loaded conducting polymer matrix
(IOP Publishing, 2018-05-01)
The unique properties of conducting polymers, which are in the same time biocompatible and electrically responsive materials, make them perfect candidates for controlled drug release systems. In this study, the ...