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  • Prescribing Psychotropics: Misuse, Abuse, Dependence, Withdrawal and Addiction 

    Schifano, Fabrizio; Martinotti, Giovanni; Chiappini, Stephania; Department of Clinical, Pharmaceutical and Biological Science; Centre for Health Services and Clinical Research; Psychopharmacology, Drug Misuse and Novel Psychoactive Substances Unit; School of Life and Medical Sciences (Frontiers Media S.A., 2021-06-21)
    Recently, the growing use of prescription drugs for recreational purposes has been reported widely in the literature. However, the true extent and nature of such use is not completely understood. Some medications are already ...
  • Conventional and Additively Manufactured Stainless Steels: A Review 

    Michla, J. R. J.; Nagaprasad, N.; Senthilkumar, K.; Siengchin, S.; Ismail, S. O.; Prabhu, T. R. (2021-06-17)
    For the last three decades, enormous manufacturing processes have been widely employed in the field of transportation (aviation, automobile and marine) as well as various industrial sectors. Among the invented techniques, ...
  • Water Uptake by Evaporating pMDI Aerosol Prior to Inhalation Affects Both Regional and Total Deposition in the Respiratory System 

    Legh-Land, Victoria; Haddrell, Allen E.; Lewis, David; Murnane, Darragh; Reid, Jonathan P. (2021-06-24)
    As pulmonary drug deposition is a function of aerosol particle size distribution, it is critical that the dynamics of particle formation and maturation in pMDI sprays in the interim between generation and inhalation are ...
  • Lifestyle modifications for nonalcohol‐related fatty liver disease: a network meta‐analysis 

    Buzzetti, Elena; Linden, Audrey; Best, Lawrence MJ; Madden, Angela; Roberts, Danielle; Chase, Thomas JG; Freeman, Suzanne C; Cooper, Nicola J; Sutton, Alex J; Fritche, Dominic; Milne, Elisabeth Jane; Wright, Kathy; Pavlov, Chavdar S; Davidson, Brian R; Tsochatzis, Emmanouil; Gurusamy, Kurinchi (2021-06-11)
    Background The prevalence of nonalcohol‐related fatty liver disease (NAFLD) varies between 19% and 33% in different populations. NAFLD decreases life expectancy and increases the risks of liver cirrhosis, hepatocellular ...
  • Improvement of the wear resistance of EN8 steel by application of alternating magnetic field treatment 

    Akram, Sufyan; Chrysanthou, Andreas; Babutskyi, Anatolii; Montalvão, Diogo; Whiting, Mark J.; Modi, Om Prakash (2021-04-30)
    In the present paper, the tribological properties of untreated and magnetically treated EN8 medium-carbon steel were studied. Tribological tests were performed using a pin-on-disc friction and wear tester. The alternating ...

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