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Modelling nifedipine photodegradation, photostability and actinometric properties.
Background The photodegradation of drugs obeying unimolecular mechanisms such as that of Nifedipine (NIF) were usually characterized in the literature by zero-, first- and second-order kinetics. This approach has been met ...
A computational study of the influence of methyl substituents on competitive ring closure to α- and β-lactones
(Royal Society of Chemistry, 2017-08-18)
Ring-closure of substituted 2-chlorosuccinates to α- or β-lactones has been studied by means of MP2/6-311+G(d,p)//MP2/6-31+G(d) calculations in water treated as a polarised continuum (PCM) and in vacuum. Optimised geometries ...
A Quality Improvement Collaborative Aiming for Proactive HEAlthcare of Older People in Care Homes (PEACH): a realist evaluation protocol
(BMJ Open, 2018-11-12)
Introduction This protocol describes a study of a Quality Improvement Collaborative (QIC) to support implementation and delivery of Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA) in UK care homes. The QIC will be formed ...
Detection of new emerging pathogens microsporidia in recreational areas in Leicester, UK: potential risks for human health.
(Toxicology Letters, 2016-09)
Humans are increasingly being exposed to a different range of biological hazards in the urban media. The identification of these hazards and the implementation of intervention mechanisms to protect the public health are ...
The utility of the YLS/CMI-SV for assessing youth offenders in Singapore.
The Youth Level of Service/Case Management Inventory–Screening Version (YLS/CMI-SV) is designed to provide a preliminary estimate of the level of risk for antisocial behaviors as well as an indication of areas for intervention ...
Laundering to kill Germs: Microbiological Decontamination of Textiles
(Mapping Educational Specialist knowHow (MESH), 2018-12)
Effects of sex on the levels of metals and metalloids in the hair of a group of healthy Spanish adolescents (13 to 16 years old)
Human biomonitoring can be a reliable tool to protect the health of the citizens of major urban environments. Human hair may be an invaluable specimen to determine chronic exposure to any environmental contaminant in an ...
The Violence You Were/n’t Meant to See
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2016)
This chapter starts with a consideration of the opportunities the internet affords us to become virtual witnesses to episodes of military operations and the deaths they result in. It is organised around an analysis of two ...
A multidisciplinary approach to research in small-scale societies: Studying emotions and facial expressions in the field
(Frontiers in Psychology, 2016-07-18)
Although cognitive science was multidisciplinary from the start, an under-emphasis on anthropology has left the field with limited research in small-scale, indigenous societies. Neglecting the anthropological perspective ...