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The 24th International Symposium on Separation Sciences (ISSS2018)

April 2019 39 Downloads Part of the following topical collections:24th International Symposium on Separation Sciences combined with 21st International Conference Analytical Methods and Human ... Health Published in the topical collection 24th International Symposium on Separation Sciences combined with 21st International Conference Analytical Methods and Human Health with guest editors Milan

Health-related quality of life in portuguese children and adolescents

evidences to support general inferences on quality-of-life measures obtained by the Portuguese version of KIDSCREEN10 for children and adolescents, in the context of a survey research carried on in Portugal ... al., 2010a; Matos & Gaspar, 2006; Ravens-Sieberer et al., 2001). KIDSCREEN-10 short version consisted of only one general factor (Global health related quality of life) while the long 52 item consisted

University genres in disciplinary domains: social sciences and humanities and basic sciences and engineering

linguistics principles, to fill the gap that exists between a general approach and a more specific one based on naturally occurring language use. This specific approach should be one that is situated, data ... a general description of the nine genres that have been found in these four disciplinary domains during the five-year university course of study.   1. Theoretical assumptions The approach

Nonlinear effects in life sciences

This topical issue collects contributions of recent achievements and scientific progress related to the connection between nonlinear dynamics and life sciences. The individual papers focus on ...  KapitaniakSajad Jafari Editorial First Online: 19 October 2018 66 Downloads Part of the following topical collections:Nonlinear Effects in Life Sciences Abstract This topical issue collects

Health-related quality of life in portuguese children and adolescents

evidences to support general inferences on quality-of-life measures obtained by the Portuguese version of KIDSCREEN10 for children and adolescents, in the context of a survey research carried on in Portugal ... al., 2010a; Matos & Gaspar, 2006; Ravens-Sieberer et al., 2001). KIDSCREEN-10 short version consisted of only one general factor (Global health related quality of life) while the long 52 item consisted

Spherical regression models with general covariates and anisotropic errors

models in which the covariates can have quite general structure (for example, they may be on the unit sphere, in Euclidean space, categorical or some combination of these) and in which the errors are ... data  This work was supported by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council [grant number EP/KO22547/1]. 1 Introduction Spherical data are observations that lie on the unit sphere

The romantic drive and human sciences in western culture

romantic genius dealt actively with it, criticizing and transforming it in many different ways.  The emergence of modern 'human sciences' (originally conceived of as the Geisteswissenschaften, or 'moral ... fundamental for both biological and human sciences. One finds in Durkheim, as well as in Wundt, a general critique of the utilitarian or pragmatic way of producing a universalistic understanding of human

Canadian Nursing Students’ Experiences with Medical Assistance in Dying / Les expériences d’étudiantes en sciences infirmières au regard de l’aide médicale à mourir

l’aide médicale à mourir a eu des répercussions de taille sur les travailleurs du domaine de la santé, les infirmières enseignantes et la société en général. Il est attendu que les étudiantes en sciences ... Nursing Students? Experiences with Medical Assistance in Dying / Les exp?riences d??tudiantes en sciences infir mi?res au regard de l?aide m?dicale ? mourir Cover Page Footnote Funding for this study was

Health-related quality of life in portuguese children and adolescents

evidences to support general inferences on quality-of-life measures obtained by the Portuguese version of KIDSCREEN10 for children and adolescents, in the context of a survey research carried on in Portugal ... al., 2010a; Matos & Gaspar, 2006; Ravens-Sieberer et al., 2001). KIDSCREEN-10 short version consisted of only one general factor (Global health related quality of life) while the long 52 item consisted

General cognitive but not mathematic abilities predict very preterm and healthy term born adults’ wealth

frequent mathematic problems significantly add to the burden of negative life-course consequences over and above effects of more general cognitive deficits. Our aim was to determine whether negative ... competing interests exist. Conclusion This longitudinal study from birth to adulthood shows that VP/VLBW survivors? general cognitive rather than specific mathematic problems explain their diminished life

Integrating quality of life assessments in student clinical learning experience / Intégration d’une évaluation de la qualité de vie dans les situations d’apprentissage clinique des étudiantes

their care. In order to support the imperatives of person-centred care, Quality of Life (QOL) assessments are utilized more as part of routine clinical care. QOL assessments involve the use of ... have chronic life-limiting conditions (e.g., cancer, COPD, HF, MS, CVA, or general frailty). Students were expected to review the QOL assessment information gained from the patient and, from this

Selection criteria for a radiography programme in South Africa: Predictors for academic success in the first year of study

results in Mathematics, Physical Sciences and English were adequate predictors for first-year academic success, and the subjects Life Sciences for the NSC and Biology for the Senior Certificate (SC), showed ... marks and the NSC matriculation Life Sciences subject marks as an additional predictor variable named "Life Sciences". Table 6 shows that the more directed Life Sciences score outperformed the general

A128 ATYPICAL VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE: A CASE SERIES OF 2 LIFE-THREATENING PRESENTATIONS

Patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) carry a 2–4 fold higher risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) than persons in the general population. Most VTE present as deep vein thrombosis (DVT) of

Fragilidade da vida e desenvolvimento das ciências sociais no campo da saúde

The frailty of the human life and the frailty of the social and collective lives are the historical objects of medicine and the social sciences, respectively. This paper examines the connections ... individuals and populations, demanding in turn political action, that the contribution of the social sciences is fundamental. Key words: Frailty of life; social sciences; public health.     A

White noise speech illusions in the general population: The association with psychosis expression and risk factors for psychosis

experiences in a general population sample. In addition, the hypothesis that speech illusions are on the pathway from known risk factors for psychosis (childhood adversity and recent life events) to ... reliability and validity in general population samples [18]. Social Readjustment Rating Scale. A shortened version (14 life events) of the Social Readjustment Rating Scale was used to measure stressful life

Factors Affecting PhD Student Success

International Journal of Exercise Science 12(1): 34-45, 2019. Attrition rates for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programs in the United States across the fields of engineering, life sciences, social ... ., engineering, life sciences, social sciences, mathematics and physical sciences, and humanities; 6). The 10-year PhD completion rate was 64%, 63%, 56%, 55%, and 49% for engineering, life sciences, social

Sleep and cognitive aging in the eighth decade of life

[23, 24], and such coarse-grained clinical measurements often exhibit ceiling effects in the general non-pathological aging population. It is important to provide robust and accurate measures of ... Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Facility, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh. We used summary data of a recent GWAS of chronotype (morningness: “Definitely a ‘morning’ person”, “More a ‘morning’ than

Data analysis in forest sciences: why do we continue using null hypothesis significance tests?

Statistical methods are indispensable for scientific research. In forest sciences, the use of null hypothesis significance tests (NHSTs) has been the rule of thumb to judge hypotheses or associations ... . Persistence in using NHSTs, instead of better statistical methods or without adequate complements, could render our work inefficient and risky. Reasons for the permanence of NHSTs in forest sciences are

Implementing Cloud Computing In Small & Mid-Market Life-Sciences

detailed discussion of the rationale in opting for cloud implementation by the emerging life-sciences companies; a comprehensive literature review of cloud implementation; the processes involved during the ... . Interpretations from this research indicate that small life-sciences companies found cloud computing very attractive in general. There were some relatively minor drawbacks, which could be mitigated with adequate

Sociodemographic characteristics of 96 Indian surrogates: Are they disadvantaged compared with the general population?

interviewed in social studies with those of Indian women in the general population in order to provide preliminary data on whether surrogates have a specific profile and are indeed disadvantaged compared with ... for Population Sciences (IIPS) , Mumbai , India , 3 Universit e ? Paris-Saclay , Univ. Paris-Sud, UVSQ, CESP, INSERM, Kremlin-Bice?tre , France 1 Editor: Kannan Navaneetham, University of Botswana