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The issue of moral distress in community pharmacy practice : background and research agenda
OBJECTIVES: Moral distress arises from situations in which the individual identifies the morally right action required, but feels unable to act accordingly due to organisational constraints within the work place. Research ...
(Wiley Blackwell, 2015-10)
The mortality and hospitalization rates associated with the long interdialytic gap in thrice-weekly hemodialysis patients
Excess mortality and hospitalization have been identified after the 2-day gap in thrice-weekly hemodialysis patients compared with 1-day intervals, although findings vary internationally. Here we aimed to identify factors ...
Understanding nematode suppressive soils: molecular interactions between Pasteuria endospores and the nematode surface coat
(Association of Applied Biologists, 2015-09-07)
The knowledge that the plant-parasitic nematode hyperparasite Pasteuria penetrans is important in nematode suppressive soils has long been recognised. The ability to mass produce this organism in vitro circumvents one of ...
Medication beliefs are associated with phosphate binder non-adherence in hyperphosphatemic haemodialysis patients
OBJECTIVES: Patients with end-stage kidney disease receiving haemodialysis (HD) are at risk of cardiovascular disease and bone disorders related to high levels of serum phosphate. We studied the association between medication ...
Many hands make light work : The facilitative role of gesture in verbal improvisation
Verbal improvisation is cognitively demanding, placing great burden on working memory as the speaker is tasked to generate a novel, spontaneous narrative. It is at this point of cognitive overload when individuals pursuing ...
How reliable is internet-based self-reported identity, socio-demographic and obesity measures in European adults?
In e-health intervention studies, there are concerns about the reliability of internet-based, self-reported (SR) data and about the potential for identity fraud. This study introduced and tested a novel procedure for ...
Mental Representations of Weekdays
Keeping social appointments involves keeping track of what day it is. In practice, mismatches between apparent day and actual day are common. For example, a person might think the current day is Wednesday when in fact it ...
Enzyme Kinetics Lecture Notes
(Create Space Independent Publishing Platform, 2015-08-14)
This book covers the topic of enzyme kinetics for a three-year undergraduate programme in bioscience. It begins with a thorough introduction into chemical kinetics, which forms the basis of all enzyme kinetics application. ...
What are the most effective behaviour change techniques to promote physical activity and/or reduce sedentary behaviour in inactive adults? : A systematic review protocol
Large proportions of the population are not meeting recommended levels of physical activity and have increasingly sedentary lifestyles. Low levels of physical activity are predictive of poor health outcomes and time spent ...