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Imagining the impossible : motor representations in anosognosia for hemiplegia
Anosognosia for hemiplegia (AHP) is characterised by poor insight or underestimation of hemiplegia after brain injury. Recent explanations of AHP have used an established ‘forward model’, which proposes that normal motor ...
Activity of vancomycin against epidemic Clostridium difficile strains in a human gut model
Vancomycin and metronidazole remain the only primary options for the treatment of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI). Recent reports have suggested a superior clinical response to vancomycin therapy compared with ...
Hydrology of the combination irrigation system in the Wadi Faynan, Jordan
The field system of the Wadi Faynan in southern Jordan was fed by an ancient combination irrigation system that incorporated runoff farming and diversion irrigation techniques. The hydraulic characteristics of this system ...
FOOTPRINT Pesticide Properties Database : Why and how it was developed and its future role in environmental risk assessments
The demand for pesticide data has grown considerably over recent decades, due to more stringent regulatory controls and the use of data-hungry modelling, risk assessment and decision support systems. Identifying relevant, ...