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Do people with intellectual disabilities understand their prescription medication? A scoping review
Background People with intellectual disabilities (ID) are more likely to experience poor health than the general population and are frequently prescribed multiple medications. Therefore it is important that people with ID ...
Modifying the Properties of Thermogelling Poloxamer 407 Solutions through Covalent Modification and the Use of Polymer Additives
Thermoresponsive polymers that undergo sol–gel transition in a physiological temperature range have applications in biomedical science. Poloxamer 407 (P407) is commonly used as thermogelling material and has been approved ...
Common and Distinct Functional Brain Networks for Intuitive and Deliberate Decision Making
Reinforcement learning studies in rodents and primates demonstrate that goal-directed and habitual choice behaviors are mediated through different fronto-striatal systems, but the evidence is less clear in humans. In this ...
MINOCA presenting with STEMI – incidence, aetiology and outcome in a contemporaneous cohort
Historical data indicate that approximately 10% of acute coronary syndrome patients have no obstructive coronary artery disease (CAD) but contemporary incidence of non-obstructed coronary arteries in ST-segment elevation ...
Efficacy of Different Hair and Skin Decontamination Strategies with Identification of Associated Hazards to First Responders
Background: Established procedures for mass casualty decontamination involve the deployment of equipment for showering with water (such as the ladder pipe system [LPS] and technical decontamination [TD]). This necessarily ...
Comparison of Oral, Intranasal and Aerosol Administration of Amiodarone in Rats as a Model of Pulmonary Phospholipidosis.
‘Foamy’ alveolar macrophages (FAM) observed in nonclinical toxicology studies during inhaled drug development may indicate drug-induced phospholipidosis, but can also derive from adaptive non-adverse mechanisms. Orally ...
Associations between environmental attributes of facilities and female participation in sport: a systematic review
Purpose: To examine the association between environmental attributes of facilities, female participation in sport and according to life stage. Design: Articles were identified through seven databases and included if female ...
Supporting young people who have been parentally bereaved: Can physical activity help and what services are available? The BABYSTEPS project
Background: Annually, 41,000 UK children and young people are parentally bereaved. Grief is an individual process and must be supported properly. Many mental health aspects that cross over with grief outcomes (i.e. anxiety ...
Effectiveness of behaviour change techniques in physiotherapy interventions to promote physical activity adherence in lower limb osteoarthritis patients: A systematic review
Background: Lower limb osteoarthritis (OA) causes high levels of individual pain and disability and is an increasing socio-economic burden to global healthcare systems. Physical Activity interventions are commonly provided ...
Geriatric Assessment in Advanced Kidney Disease