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Caffeine supplementation and peak anaerobic power output.
The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of caffeine supplementation on peak anaerobic power output (Wmax). Using a counterbalanced, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled design, 14 well-trained men ...
Injecting eye-drops : a mini-review on the non-clinical misuse of Tropicamide
The intravenous (IV) injection of tropicamide for non-clinical purposes is a new and widespread drug trend. The aim of this study is to provide the first literature review on the topic
Mannans and endo-β-mannanases (MAN) in Brachypodium distachyon : Expression profiling and possible role of the BdMAN genes during coleorhiza-limited seed germination
Immunolocalization of mannans in the seeds of Brachypodium distachyon reveals the presence of these polysaccharides in the root embryo and in the coleorhiza in the early stages of germination (12h), decreasing thereafter ...
Enhancing sexual desire and experience : an investigation on the sexual correlates of gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) use
Various studies have dealt with gamma-hydroxybutyrate's (GHB) potential role in sexual assaults, while the sexual correlates of intentional recreational GHB use have not well been highlighted. Our study aims to explore ...
Is there any difference in patterns of use and psychiatric symptom status between injectors and non-injectors of mephedrone?
In recent years, increasing intravenous mephedrone use was reported in several countries. The aim of this study was to describe the characteristics of such a form of mephedrone use, while identifying the differences between ...
Diversity and distribution of epiphytic bryophytes on Bramley's Seedling trees in East of England apple orchards.
Epiphytic bryophytes on apple trees were investigated in relation to a selection of tree characteristics. Management of orchard trees for fruit production affects the habitats available for colonisation and growth of ...
Effects of footwear on sagittal plane kinematics and centre of pressure excursion during the barbell back squat
Footwear has been proposed to alter squat performance whereby flat soles may reduce foot-floor proprioception and raised heels may decrease joint range of motion. This study aimed to investigate the effects of footwear on ...
A Commentary on Winning formula, man management and the inner game: Commonalities of success in the Ryder Cup and Super Bowl.
I read Simon Jenkins’ piece with great interest, particularly because I recently delivered (December, 2014) a public presentation on Bill Belichick and Pete Carroll, as part of my Learning From Legendary Coaches series, ...
Thrice-weekly haemodialysis schedules have become the standard default haemodialysis prescription worldwide. Whereas the measurement of residual renal function is accepted practice for peritoneal dialysis patients and the ...
Survey of knowledge of legal highs (novel psychoactive substances) amongst London pharmacists
Purpose: To determine pharmacists’ knowledge of legal highs (novel psychoactive substances; NPS). Approach: A questionnaire was handed out at 2 London pharmacist continuing education events in mid-2014. These events update ...