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Childhood obesity and adult cardiovascular disease risk: a systematic review.
(Nature Publishing Group, 2009-05-12)
Background: Although the relationship between adult obesity and cardiovascular disease (CVD) has been shown, the relationship with childhood obesity remains unclear. Given the evidence of tracking of body mass index (BMI) ...
DNA tumour viruses promote tumour cell invasion and metastasis by deregulating the normal processes of cell adhesion and motility.
Approximately 15-20% of global cancer incidence is causally linked to viral infection, yet the low incidence of cancers in healthy infected individuals suggests that malignant conversion of virus-infected cells occurs after ...
Perspective ale dezvoltării instituţiei probaţiunii în România
(Editura Universităţii din Bucureşti, 2009)
Good Vibrations: The long term impact of a prison based music project
(Prison Service Journal, 2009)
There is growing awareness amongst policy makers and those working in the criminal justice system of the contribution that can be made by the arts in prisons, in particular by more innovative projects that are often provided ...
A small scale investigation in to the perceived effect of music on the quality of life for a person with aphasia.
Background This small scale study was undertaken as part of the final year undergraduate degree programme at De Montfort University. In 1997 the Norwegian music therapist and author Even Ruud suggested that music was an ...
What do untrained conversation partners know about communicating with people with aphasia?
Background This study was undertaken as part of the final year undergraduate degree programme at De Montfort University. In 2006 Turner & Whitworth identified that teaching conversational partners about supportive ...
Electrochemical reactivity of TiO2 nanoparticles adsorbed onto boron-doped diamond surfaces
TiO2 (anatase) nanoparticles of ca. 6–10 nm diameter are adsorbed from acidic aqueous solution onto polycrystalline industrially polished boron-doped diamond electrode surfaces. After immobilisation at the electrode surface, ...
What so service industry workers know about people with aphasia? – a small scale questionnaire investigation.
Background This study was undertaken as part of the final year undergraduate degree programme at De Montfort University. In 2003 Code found that people with aphasia (PWA) spent an average of twenty hours outside their ...