Nordic Contributions in IS Research: 4th Scandinavian by Netta Iivari (auth.), Margunn Aanestad, Tone Bratteteig

By Netta Iivari (auth.), Margunn Aanestad, Tone Bratteteig (eds.)

This publication includes the refereed complaints of the 4th Scandinavian convention on info platforms (SCIS), held in Oslo, Norway, in August 2013. individuals have been invited to debate studies of "digital residing" inside a large number of empirical settings, protecting questions like e.g. "how do humans relate to one another whilst interplay is mediated via social networks?" or "what are the societal results of ICT turning into ubiquitous in daily situations?". The 6 papers authorized for presentation on the convention have been chosen from 18 submissions and deal with "digital residing" from diverse perspectives.

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Pediatric Hematology: Methods and Protocols by Alex J. Tipping, Tom J. Vulliamy, Neil V. Morgan, Inderjeet

By Alex J. Tipping, Tom J. Vulliamy, Neil V. Morgan, Inderjeet Dokal (auth.), Nicholas J. Goulden MBChB, MRCP, PhD, MRCPath, Colin G. Steward BM, BCh (Oxon), MA (Cantab), FRCP, FRCPCH, PHD (eds.)

Molecular ideas are actually a vital part of the perform of recent pediatric hematology. In Pediatric Hematology: equipment and Protocols, hands-on masters of laboratory concepts describe their top tools for investigating and detecting a large choice of hematological issues. the following, the reader will locate state of the art molecular protocols for the analysis of Fanconi anemia, dyskeratosis congenita, immunodeficiency, and such a lot types of hemoglobinopathy. furthermore, there are unique tools for molecular human platelet antigen genotyping, a good PCR technique for thrombophilia screening, and protocols for fluorescent in situ hybridization for instances within which inadequate metaphases are recovered or cryptic translocations are usually not seen. because the dimension of minimum residual disorder (MRD) offers a way more actual risk-directed treatment, 3 equipment are awarded for detecting residual leukemia under the edge of sunshine microscopy, in addition to quite easy, speedy, and cheap equipment for the detection of MRD in ALL and AML. at the state of the art of expertise, microarrays are used for the research of gene expression in youth leukemia, and novel tools of graft engineering and lowered depth conditioning regimens are utilized to tissue typing for the evaluate of donor/recipient chimerism. each one without difficulty reproducible protocol is defined in step by step element and contains an creation to the primary at the back of the strategy, gear and reagent lists, and pointers on troubleshooting and heading off recognized pitfalls.
state of the art and hugely sensible, Pediatric Hematology: equipment and Protocols deals experimental and scientific investigators a gold-standard number of trustworthy molecular recommendations necessary to the prognosis, class, and remedy of youth hematological disorders.

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MDCT:A Practical Approach by Mannudeep K. Kalra, Sanjay Saini (auth.), Sanjay Saini,

By Mannudeep K. Kalra, Sanjay Saini (auth.), Sanjay Saini, Geoffrey D. Rubin, Mannudeep K. Kalra (eds.)

Computed tomography (CT) is the main speedily evolving clinical imaging expertise. This booklet describes present exam options and complicated scientific purposes of state of the art multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) scanners in chapters contributed via numerous unique radiologists and clinicians. each one bankruptcy is written from a realistic point of view in order that radiologists, citizens, clinical physicists, and radiology technologists can receive appropriate information regarding MDCT purposes in neuroradiology, cardiac imaging, chest, stomach, and musculoskeletal radiology subspecialties. every one coauthor presents pertinent illustrations and tables for higher knowing of present and complicated purposes of MDCT scanners. Readers will enjoy the event those authors describe in chapters on MDCT expertise, distinction management suggestions, distinction hostile results and their administration, and complicated functions of MDCT.

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Earthquake Early Warning Systems by Hiroo Kanamori (auth.), Prof. Paolo Gasparini, Prof. Gaetano

By Hiroo Kanamori (auth.), Prof. Paolo Gasparini, Prof. Gaetano Manfredi, Prof. Dr. Jochen Zschau (eds.)

During the prior few many years, financial losses and human casualties as a result of traditional mess ups elevated exponentially on our planet, in most cases end result of the elevated density of inhabitants and in excessive probability parts. even though the prediction of earthquakes isn't really doable but, the current know-how permits a instructed identity of the onset of any harmful seismic occasion earlier than it hits an city zone. Earthquake early caution promises an alert inside a number of tens of seconds upfront. This small lead time can be used to reduce estate harm and lack of lives in metropolitan parts and to assist emergency reaction. The booklet presents details at the significant EEW platforms in operation and at the cutting-edge of different blocks forming an EW method: the speedy detection and estimation of the earthquake’s focal parameters, the sign transmission, the engineering interface and the knowledge reliability/false alarm challenge.

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Cenozoic Volcanism in the Cascade Range and Columbia by Donald A. Swanson, Joseph A. Vance, Geoffrey A. Clayton,

By Donald A. Swanson, Joseph A. Vance, Geoffrey A. Clayton, Russell C. Evarts(auth.)

About The Product

Published through the yank Geophysical Union as a part of the Field journey Guidebooks Series.

This guidebook is for a six-day day trip among Issaquah, Washington (east of Seattle), and Portland, Oregon, that emphasizes the Tertiary and Quaternary volcanic geology of the western Columbia Plateau and the Cascade variety of southern Washington and northern Oregon (Figures 1 and 2). The guidebook summarizes the geology of chosen components alongside the path and offers a short advent to the overall volcanic heritage of the Columbia River Basalt staff and the southern Washington Cascades. an in depth yet no longer exhaustive bibliography accompanies the guidebook. the line logs are designed to be self-guiding; as such, they're extra entire than helpful for guided bus tours.

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Explorations of the Life-World: Continuing Dialogues with by Martin Endress (auth.), Martin Endress, George Psathas,

By Martin Endress (auth.), Martin Endress, George Psathas, Hisashi Nasu (eds.)

This anthology originated from 3 meetings, that have been held at Waseda collage, Tokyo, Japan, on March 26-28, 1999, on the Univ- sity of Konstanz, Germany, on may possibly 26-29, 1999 and a consultation on the SPHS annual assembly on the college of Oregon, united states, on October 5-7, 1999. With one exception the contributions to this quantity are revised models of papers learn at those conferences. each one of those meetings happened as a way to rejoice the centennial of the birthday of Alfred Schutz, who used to be born April thirteen, 1899, and died might 20, 1959. firstly we wish to thank Evelyn Schutz-Lang, the daughter of Alfred and Ilse Schutz, for her carrying on with aid and encouragement. additionally, Evelyn Schutz-Lang in addition to Claudia Schutz, the gr- daughter of Alfred and Ilse Schutz, and the daughter of his son George, gave us the glory of traveling the Konstanz convention in 1999. Evelyn additionally got here to the Oregon convention and despatched her own greetings to these attending the Tokyo convention. we wish to thank Waseda college, the Waseda Sociological organization, the Waseda college foreign convention middle, and the guts for study in Human Sciences in Japan for his or her beneficiant monetary aid, in addition to the German learn Council (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft), the college of Konstanz, the Alfred Schutz Memorial documents in Konstanz, and the Sparkasse Konstanz for his or her substantial monetary tips in making the meetings possible.

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Parkinson’s Disease and Nonmotor Dysfunction by William J. Burke MD, Steven P. Wengel MD, Daryl Bohac PhD

By William J. Burke MD, Steven P. Wengel MD, Daryl Bohac PhD (auth.), Ronald F. Pfeiffer MD, Ivan Bodis-Wollner MD, DSc (eds.)

There's starting to be attractiveness within the scientific career at the present time that the nonmotor positive factors of Parkinson's illness (PD) have got inadequate cognizance, are usually found in those sufferers, and will be the resource of substantial pain and incapacity for the affected contributors. In Parkinson's ailment and Nonmotor disorder, a very good panel of clinicians and scientists presents designated medical descriptions and therapy concepts for those vital, yet frequently unrecognized, beneficial properties of PD. issues variety from behavioral abnormalities and autonomic disorder to sleep-related and sensory disorder, and comprise melancholy, nervousness, dementia, psychosis, obsessionality, gastric and intestinal disorder, impaired sexual functionality, insomnia, over the top daylight hours sleepiness, and sleep apnea. recognition is usually given to numerous difficulties (oculomotor disorder and fatigue) that tread on, or maybe move over, the road among motor and nonmotor disorder in PD. The authors evaluate what's identified approximately every one kind of disorder, discussing scientific good points, equipment of analysis, and therapy.
complete and sensible, Parkinson's affliction and Nonmotor disorder deals circulation affliction experts updated tips on the entire nonmotor good points of Parkinson's illness and attainable treatments.

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The Pyrazines: Supplement I, Volume 58 by D. J. Brown(auth.), Edward C. Taylor, Peter Wipf(eds.)

By D. J. Brown(auth.), Edward C. Taylor, Peter Wipf(eds.)

This booklet serves as a complement to The Pyrazines, quantity forty-one of the Chemistry of Heterocyclic Compounds sequence. It covers the literature released among 1979 and 2000, and–together with quantity 41–provides a whole, updated reference for heterocyclic chemists. It emphasizes functional ways to pyrazine chemistry, deals a whole appendix of all easy pyrazines as much as 2000, and contours precise assurance of the next issues:

  • Systematic descriptions of all basic man made routes to pyrazines

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Adenosine: A Key Link between Metabolism and Brain Activity by Bertil B. Fredholm (auth.), Susan Masino, Detlev Boison

By Bertil B. Fredholm (auth.), Susan Masino, Detlev Boison (eds.)

Homeostasis of key metabolites and metabolic healthiness impacts all physically structures. no longer unusually, altered metabolic functionality is linked to a large spectrum of dysfunctions within the primary anxious process – together with developmental problems, acute frightened process damage, and neurodegenerative problems. as a result, metabolism-based treatments provide major promise as new type of remedies designed to restrict, hold up or opposite the affliction technique by way of reconstructing homeostatic services. more and more it's favored that restoring metabolic healthiness may perhaps advertise general anxious approach task, and increase habit and cognition.

Adenosine: A Key hyperlink among Metabolism and crucial worried process Activity focusses on different elements of adenosine, an evolutionarily conserved homeostatic bioenergetic regulator within the imperative frightened approach. as a result of its interrelationship with ATP (adenosine triphosphate), adenosine is indispensable to mobilephone metabolism. even as, adenosine impacts neuronal task without delay through receptors, and is desirous about biochemical strategies concerning gene expression. hence, adenosine is uniquely put as a reciprocal and fast hyperlink among adjustments in metabolism and alterations in neuronal job, and, on an extended time scale, to alterations in gene expression and long-term adjustments in mobilephone functionality. Leaders within the box characteristic uncomplicated learn on adenosine on the mobile point within the relevant apprehensive process, and relate those findings to its well-known power in various acute and persistent problems. This accomplished review of adenosine additionally highlights rising adenosine-based remedies and linked possibilities for crucial worried process disorders.

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The Next Generation of Distance Education: Unconstrained by Leslie Moller Ph.D, Don Robison M.S (auth.), Leslie Moller,

By Leslie Moller Ph.D, Don Robison M.S (auth.), Leslie Moller, Jason B. Huett (eds.)

The international of schooling is being substantially altered with the switch being pushed by means of know-how, openness, and unparalleled entry to wisdom. Older correspondence-style equipment of tutorial supply are moveé and “classroom tailored to the internet” techniques to studying are usually useless and do little to harness the transformational power of expertise. E-Learning situations, cellular applied sciences, communique and data entry, and private studying environments have gotten mainstream and, for this reason, regulate of the educational procedure is moving clear of associations and into the arms of freshmen. This volumes promotes a forward-thinking schedule for examine and scholarship that highlights new rules, deep insights, and novel techniques to “unconstrained” studying.

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