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Recent Developments in Catalytic Micro Process Engineering for Fine Chemicals Synthesis (2013)
Journal Article
Escriba, M., & Ibhadon, A. (2013). Recent Developments in Catalytic Micro Process Engineering for Fine Chemicals Synthesis. Recent Patents on Catalysis, 2(2), 101-115. https://doi.org/10.2174/2211548x113029990006

In this review, recent developments in fine chemicals synthesis, catalysis, microreactor design and applications are discussed. Specifically, new advances in continuous micro process engineering, packed-bed devices and photoreactors are discussed to... Read More about Recent Developments in Catalytic Micro Process Engineering for Fine Chemicals Synthesis.

Gestão de estoque organizacional: relato de experiência (2013)
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Miriam Barbosa Guimarães, Z., Ribeiro Santos Rodrigues, G., Barros Freitas, N., & Gomes Menezes, I. (2013). Gestão de estoque organizacional: relato de experiência. Revista Baiana de Enfermagem‏, 27(2), 193-199. https://doi.org/10.18471/rbe.v27i2.6931

A gestão de estoque é parte fundamental de qualquer organização que produza itens ou serviços de valor econômico. O objetivo do estudo é descrever a experiência de enfermeiras no gerenciamento de materiais em um serviço ambulatorial de um hospital un... Read More about Gestão de estoque organizacional: relato de experiência.

Indicadores como instrumento de qualidade para a prática da enfermagem: relato de experiência (2013)
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Guimarães, Z. B., Santos Rodrigues, G. R., & Menezes, I. G. (2013). Indicadores como instrumento de qualidade para a prática da enfermagem: relato de experiência. Revista Baiana de Enfermagem‏, 27(1), 93-97. https://doi.org/10.18471/rbe.v27i1.6915

Indicadores são variáveis desenvolvidas devido à necessidade de tratar a informação, na forma original, tornando-a quantificável. O objetivo deste estudo é descrever a experiência sobre a utilização de indicadores como ferramenta da produtividade do... Read More about Indicadores como instrumento de qualidade para a prática da enfermagem: relato de experiência.

Validação do teste Need For Cognition: um estudo em contabilidade comportamental (2013)
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Filho, R. N. L., Bruni, A. L., & Menezes, I. G. (2013). Validação do teste Need For Cognition: um estudo em contabilidade comportamental. Psicologia: Ciência e Profissão, 33(1), 112--131. https://doi.org/10.1590/s1414-98932013000100010

This study aimed to validate the Need for Cognition scale (NFC) in behavioral accounting. In addition, we sought to measure the possible correlations between the level of need for cognition and the existence of cognitive biases in decisions in accoun... Read More about Validação do teste Need For Cognition: um estudo em contabilidade comportamental.

Psychometric analysis of the scale for the predisposition to the occurrence of adverse events in nursing care provided in ICUs (2013)
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Lobão, W., & Menezes, I. (2013). Psychometric analysis of the scale for the predisposition to the occurrence of adverse events in nursing care provided in ICUs. Revista Latino-Americana de Enfermagem, 21(1), 396-403. https://doi.org/10.1590/S0104-11692013000100015

OBJECTIVE: to present the result of the validity and reliability studies concerning the Scale for the Predisposition to the Occurrence of Adverse Events (EPEA). METHOD: construct validity was based on Principal Components Analysis. RESULTS: relia... Read More about Psychometric analysis of the scale for the predisposition to the occurrence of adverse events in nursing care provided in ICUs.

The VMC ESO Public Survey (2013)
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Cioni, M. L., Anders, P., Bagheri, G., Bekki, K., Clementini, G., Emerson, J., …Zaggia, S. (2013). The VMC ESO Public Survey. The Messenger, 23-25

The VISTA near-infrared YJKs survey of the Magellanic Clouds system (VMC) has entered its core phase: about 50% of the observations across the Large and Small Magellanic Clouds (LMC, SMC), the Magellanic Bridge and Stream have already been secured an... Read More about The VMC ESO Public Survey.

Russian police and transition to democracy: lessons from one empirical study (2013)
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Zernova, M. (2013). Russian police and transition to democracy: lessons from one empirical study. Internet journal of criminology, 2013(May), 1-39

The paper discusses public experiences of policing in today’s Russia, public attitudes towards police resulting from such experiences and wider social implications of those attitudes. At the basis of the discussion is an empirical study which has bee... Read More about Russian police and transition to democracy: lessons from one empirical study.

Slavery is bad for business: analyzing the impact of slavery on national economies (2013)
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Datta, M. N., & Bales, K. (2013). Slavery is bad for business: analyzing the impact of slavery on national economies. Brown Journal of World Affairs, 19(2), 205-224

Public discourse on human trafficking and modern-day slavery is reaching a tipping point -- it is coming to be understood as a global problem with economic and policy implications far beyond simple reports of cross-border human trafficking. A decade... Read More about Slavery is bad for business: analyzing the impact of slavery on national economies.

Quantification of Simultaneous-AND Gates in Temporal Fault Trees (2013)
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Edifor, E., Walker, M., & Gordon, N. (2013). Quantification of Simultaneous-AND Gates in Temporal Fault Trees. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, 224, 141-151. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-00945-2_13

Fault Tree Analysis has been a cornerstone of safety-critical systems for many years. It has seen various extensions to enable it to analyse dynamic behaviours exhibited by modern systems with redundant components. However, none of these extended FTA... Read More about Quantification of Simultaneous-AND Gates in Temporal Fault Trees.

Expert evidence and the Law Commission : implementation without legislation? (2013)
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Ward, T. (2013). Expert evidence and the Law Commission : implementation without legislation?. Criminal Law Review -London-, 561-576

Argues that, despite a failure to implement the recommendations in the Law Commission's 2011 report entitled "Expert Evidence in Criminal Proceedings", many of its proposals on the exclusion of such evidence might be introduced by the judiciary's app... Read More about Expert evidence and the Law Commission : implementation without legislation?.

D.H. Lawrence and the 'Insidious mastery of song' (2013)
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Jones, B. (2013). D.H. Lawrence and the 'Insidious mastery of song'. D. H. Lawrence studies, 20(2), 155-175

This article initially considers possible approaches to the analysis of musical influences on Lawrence and his literary work. The unique method adopted in this particular study is then highlighted: it involves a "practical" or analytical approach to... Read More about D.H. Lawrence and the 'Insidious mastery of song'.

'He alone on this isotonic plain' : Robert Graves, Keidrych Rhys, Lynette Roberts, and the situation of the poet in war (2013)
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Mundye, C. (2013). 'He alone on this isotonic plain' : Robert Graves, Keidrych Rhys, Lynette Roberts, and the situation of the poet in war. Gravesiana, 3(4), 703-729

The article examines aspects of Robert Graves’s creative and personal relationship with the Anglo-Welsh modernist poets Lynette Roberts and Keidrych Rhys. Roberts and Rhys met in late 1930s bohemian London literary circles, and were married, with Dyl... Read More about 'He alone on this isotonic plain' : Robert Graves, Keidrych Rhys, Lynette Roberts, and the situation of the poet in war.

Mixtapes and turntablism : DJs' perspectives on musical shape (2013)
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Greasley, A. E., & Prior, H. (2013). Mixtapes and turntablism : DJs' perspectives on musical shape. Empirical Musicology Review, 8(1), 23-43. https://doi.org/10.18061/emr.v8i1.3921

The notion of musical shape is widely used by performing musicians, but most studies have focussed on classical performing contexts. This paper extends this research to DJs performing on turntables, chosen in light of existing evidence from a questio... Read More about Mixtapes and turntablism : DJs' perspectives on musical shape.

Clinically important differences in the intensity of chronic refractory breathlessness (2013)
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Johnson, M. J., Bland, J. M., Oxberry, S. G., Abernethy, A. P., & Currow, D. C. (2013). Clinically important differences in the intensity of chronic refractory breathlessness. Journal of pain and symptom management, 46(6), 957-963. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2013.01.011

Context: Clinically important differences in chronic refractory breathlessness are ill defined but important in clinical practice and trial design. Objectives: To estimate the clinical relevance of differences in breathlessness intensity using distri... Read More about Clinically important differences in the intensity of chronic refractory breathlessness.

Effect of gender on P-wave dispersion in asymptomatic populations (2013)
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Faulkner, A., & Garrett, A. (2013). Effect of gender on P-wave dispersion in asymptomatic populations. International sportmed journal for FIMS ISMJ, 14(4), 236-244

Background: Exercise testing is a diagnostic tool for evaluating the induction of stress-induced paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (PAF). Resting P-wave dispersion has been suggested to be greater in males versus females but if used by clinicians, gende... Read More about Effect of gender on P-wave dispersion in asymptomatic populations.

The effect of a structured adolescent health summer programme: a quasi-experimental intervention (2013)
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Lee, R., & Hayter, M. (2014). The effect of a structured adolescent health summer programme: a quasi-experimental intervention. International Nursing Review, 61(1), 64-72. doi:10.1111/inr.12081

Background It is important to integrate adolescent health domains into pre-service nursing education in order to enhance undergraduate nursing students' competencies in promoting adolescent health. Aim To determine the effectiveness of a structure... Read More about The effect of a structured adolescent health summer programme: a quasi-experimental intervention.

Market reforms and commodity price volatility: the case of East African Coffee Market (2013)
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Lukanima, B., & Swaray, R. (2014). Market reforms and commodity price volatility: the case of East African Coffee Market. The World economy, 37(8), 1152-1185. https://doi.org/10.1111/twec.12124

The goal of this paper is to examine the impact of commodity market reforms on producer price volatility using evidence from the East African coffee market. The results, based on time-varying volatility models and key summary statistics, show that co... Read More about Market reforms and commodity price volatility: the case of East African Coffee Market.

A preliminary evaluation of the effects of opioids on innate and adaptive human in vitro immune function (2013)
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Boland, J. W., Foulds, G. A., Ahmedzai, S. H., & Graham Pockley, A. (2014). A preliminary evaluation of the effects of opioids on innate and adaptive human in vitro immune function. BMJ supportive & palliative care, 4(4), 357-367. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjspcare-2013-000573

Background: Studies have demonstrated that whereas some opioids have little effect on immunity (eg, buprenorphine), others can be immunosuppressive (eg, morphine) or immunostimulatory (eg, tramadol). However, a variety of approaches have been used, e... Read More about A preliminary evaluation of the effects of opioids on innate and adaptive human in vitro immune function.