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The just world hypothesis as an argumentative resource in debates about unemployment benefits
The concept of the “just world” is established as a key explanation for how people make sense of inequality so that those deemed to score high in belief in a just world are more likely to hold prejudicial beliefs and to ...
Effect of antidepressant drugs on the brain sphingolipid system
Background: Major depression is a common mood disorder and the central sphingolipid system has been identified as a possible drug target of this condition. Here we investigated the action of antidepressant drugs on ...
Situacion de la salud en el marco de la pandemia. El caso del Reino Unido
The article sets presents a selective analysis of the UK government's response to the Covid-19 pandemic of 2020.
Examining the UK Covid-19 mortality paradox: Pandemic preparedness, healthcare expenditure and the nursing workforce
Aim To examine the UK pandemic preparedness in light of health expenditure, nursing workforce, and mortality rates in and relation to nursing leadership. Background The Global Health Security Index categorised the ...
LGBTQ+ people living with dementia: An under-served population
(Mark Allen Healthcare, 2020-10-31)
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ+) people living with dementia are an under-served population. They are often at greater risk of vulnerability, discrimination, loneliness, health inequalities and poorer ...
From formulation to in vivo model: A comprehensive study of a synergistic relationship between vancomycin, carvacrol and cuminaldehyde against Enterococcus faecium
Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus faecium (VRE) has become endemic in healthcare settings, reducing treatment options for enterococcal infections. New antimicrobials for VRE infections are a high priority, but the development ...
Development of a Silver-Based Dual-Function Antimicrobial Laundry Additive and Textile Coating for the Decontamination of Healthcare Laundry
Aims: To repurpose a silver-based antimicrobial textile coating product (Micro-Fresh 1911) as a dual-function antimicrobial laundry additive and textile coating. Methods and Results: Survival of Escherichia coli or ...
Barriers and facilitators to fertility-related discussions with Teenagers and Young Adults with cancer: Nurses’ experiences.
(Mary Ann Liebert, 2020-08-04)
Background Improvements in cancer survival rates for Teenagers and Young Adults (TYAs) have resulted in quality-of-life issues into survivorship becoming increasingly important. However, infertility is a potential late ...
Characterisation of Actions of p-menthane-3,8 diol (PMD) Repellent Formulations against Aedes aegypti mosquitoes
(Oxford University Press, 2020-06-15)
Background Characterisation of mosquito repellents using arm-in-cage tests are performed by assessing the ED95, half-life and complete protection times (CPT). This study fully characterises p-menthane-3,8 diol PMD which ...
Exploring the flammability of emollients and skincare products