• On 20-22 September 2017, the Lower Austria region hosted a study visit entitled "Cross-border health care" in the city of Sankt Pölten. (who.int)
  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Aug. 10, 2017 - eGenesis, a biotechnology company focused on transforming xenotransplantation into a lifesaving medical procedure, announced the publication of a study in the journal Science by eGenesis scientists and their collaborators demonstrating the inactivation of PERV to prevent cross-species viral transmission and a breakthrough in producing the first PERV-free pigs, an important milestone for xenotransplantation. (eurekalert.org)
  • This paper contributes to cross-cultural research by identifying the theoretical and methodological strengths and weaknesses of selected previous research related to accountants' values and judgments. (repec.org)
  • The study combines analytical and methodological approaches from motivation, multimodality and embodied interaction to explore their effectiveness for gaining insight into the relationship between motivation to visit an exhibition and particular exhibits within it, the elicitation of embodied forms of interaction - in particular social and emotional experiences - with digitally mediated exhibits, and their role in fostering meaning making and learning in a family context. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • There are several methodological difficulties in carrying out studies to determine whether H pylori infection results in raised blood pressure. (bmj.com)
  • Although some critics have pointed to methodological flaws in cross-cultural psychological research and claim that serious shortcomings in the theoretical and methodological bases used impede rather than help the scientific search for universal principles in psychology, cross-cultural psychologists are turning more to the study of how differences (variance) occur, rather than searching for universals in the style of physics or chemistry. (wikipedia.org)
  • Scholarship in comparative cultural studies includes the theoretical, as well as methodological and applied postulate to move and to dialogue between cultures, languages, literature, and disciplines: attention to other cultures against essentialist notions and practices and beyond the paradigm of the nation-state is a basic and founding element of the framework and its application. (wikipedia.org)
  • Special emphasis is given to explaining the challenges that social scientists face in drawing conclusions about cause and effect from their studies, and offers an overview of the approaches that are used to overcome these challenges. (coursera.org)
  • Conclusions: Ten days after stroke in patients without severe cognitive disabilities, this study suggests that despite high correlations between measures, an objective assessment of arm and hand strength does not always reflect the patient's perspective. (gu.se)
  • Conclusions This nationally representative study of ambulatory visits identified a large number of prescriptions for antibiotics without a documented indication. (bmj.com)
  • de Munck V. Cultural Units in Cross-Cultural Research // Ethnology 39/4 (2000): 335-348. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cross-Cultural Research Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology World Cultures Structure and Dynamics eJournal of the Anthropological and Related Sciences Transtext(e)sTranscultures: Trilingual Journal of Global Cultural Studies Social Evolution & History Society for Cross-Cultural Research Institut d'études Transtextuelles et Transculturelles (IETT), Institute for Transtextual and Transcultural Studies, Lyons, France. (wikipedia.org)
  • A cross-sequential design is a research method that combines both a longitudinal design and a cross-sectional design. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Cross-Cultural Communication and Media Studies MA provides theoretical, research and practical training in areas of international and intercultural communication and the media. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Over 80% of Cultural and Media Studies research rated world leading or internationally excellent. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • The pathway draws on our research in media, communication and cultural studies . (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Cultural and Media Studies in top 20% for research quality. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • You are encouraged to apply your research interests to real world case studies, particularly of international organisations or workplaces with which you have a connection. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Study design depends greatly on the nature of the research question. (iwh.on.ca)
  • Professor K. Ramakrishna Rao is a philosopher and psychologist with expertise in Indian psychology, consciousness studies and parapsychological research. (barnesandnoble.com)
  • It is argued that enhancement in the quality of cross-cultural research in accounting can be accomplished by providing greater insight into the depth, richness and complexity of cultural and acculturational similarities and differences between and across nations by complementing the quantified dimensional based cultural measures with relevant historical, sociological and psychological literature. (repec.org)
  • Like the media ownership rules, the study itself has been criticized both for the fact that it was conducted by BIAKelsey, a broadcast research firm, and for responses from an inconclusive sample of 14 broadcast owners. (adweek.com)
  • Genome Research has published three articles online in-advance utilizing strains from the emerging Collaborative Cross mouse strains. (redorbit.com)
  • A Cross-Country Study of Growth, Saving, and Government ," NBER Chapters ,in: National Saving and Economic Performance, pages 271-304 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (repec.org)
  • A Cross-Country Study of Growth, Saving, and Government ," NBER Working Papers 2855, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. (repec.org)
  • This paper is one in a series of similar papers, each comparing different domains (e.g., chronic medical conditions, employment and retirement, expectations, transfers, income, and wealth) across these surveys with an aim to encourage rigorous, cross-national and international comparison research on aging populations. (rand.org)
  • This paper series was made possible by the NIA funded RAND Center for the Study of Aging and the NICHD funded RAND Population Research Center. (rand.org)
  • In a multicentre study, the 10/66 Dementia Research Group interviewed 2885 people aged 60 years and older in 25 centres, most in Universities, in India, China and southeast Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Africa. (nih.gov)
  • The PLUS collaborators have set a new benchmark for cross-national research in this crucial arena of governance. (routledge.com)
  • The Television and Cross-Media Culture specialisation within the Media Studies Research Master's Programme focuses on the on-going transformation of media culture, and its impact on culture, politics and everyday life. (uva.nl)
  • Objective To examine the association between the presence of individual principal investigators' financial ties to the manufacturer of the study drug and the trial's outcomes after accounting for source of research funding. (bmj.com)
  • All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards. (springer.com)
  • Handbook of Research on Efficacy and Implementation of Study Abroad Programs for P-12 Teachers. (igi-global.com)
  • In H. An (Ed.), Handbook of Research on Efficacy and Implementation of Study Abroad Programs for P-12 Teachers (pp. 221-236). (igi-global.com)
  • Volunteers for this study will be admitted to the clinical research ward where they will undergo several tests to determine body composition, oral and intravenous glucose tolerance and in vivo insulin action. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • This research represents an important advance in addressing safety concerns about cross-species viral transmission. (eurekalert.org)
  • Design Studies, The Interdisciplinary Journal of Design Research as it is now known, was first published as Design Studies 1, no.1 in July 1979. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nigel Cross began his design research in the 1960s with studies of "simulated" computer-aided design systems where the purported simulator was actually a human operator, using text and graphical communication via CCTV. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1971, Cross co-organised the first major conference of the Design Research Society (DRS), on Design Participation. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1991 Cross established, with colleagues at Delft University of Technology, the international series of Design Thinking Research Symposia (DTRS). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1982 Cross published a journal article 'Designerly Ways of Knowing', drawing on design research to show Design as having its own intellectual and practical culture as a basis for education, and contrasting it with cultures of Science and Arts and Humanities. (wikipedia.org)
  • DRS initiated Design Studies in 1979, Design Issues appeared in 1984, and Research in Engineering Design in 1989. (wikipedia.org)
  • The development of design research has led to the establishment of design as a coherent discipline of study in its own right, based on the view that design has its own things to know and its own ways of knowing them. (wikipedia.org)
  • Maxwell AFB, Alabama: USAF Historical Division, Research Studies Institute Air University. (wikipedia.org)
  • The cross-correspondences refers to a series of automatic scripts and trance utterances from a group of automatic writers and mediums, involving members of the Society for Psychical Research (SPR). (wikipedia.org)
  • The psychical researcher Eric Dingwall wrote that the Society for Psychical Research refused outside investigation with relation to the cross-correspondences and researchers not connected with the case could not examine the original documents. (wikipedia.org)
  • A financially autonomous research agency based at Yale University since 1949, its mission is to encourage and facilitate worldwide comparative studies of human culture, society, and behavior in the past and present. (wikipedia.org)
  • HRAF also sponsors and edits the quarterly journal, Cross-Cultural Research: The Journal of Comparative Social Science, and organizes and edits encyclopedias. (wikipedia.org)
  • page needed] The Global Leadership and Organizational Behavior Effectiveness Research Project (GLOBE) study incorporated both the ILT and Hofstede's dimensions into one unique research study. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Al-Jaber is a scholar of Arab and Gulf Studies and his research focuses on Political Science, Public Diplomacy, international communications, and international Relations. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1971, the interdisciplinary Society for Cross-Cultural Research (SCCR) was founded, and in 1972 the International Association of Cross-Cultural Psychology (IACCP) was established. (wikipedia.org)
  • In comparative cultural studies, it is the processes of communicative action(s) in culture and the how of these processes that constitute the main objectives of research and study. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to Robert Keohane they fill the absence of "a research program" [that shows] in particular studies that it can illuminate important issues in world politics," (Adler/Haas 1992, 367). (wikipedia.org)
  • There have been many research studies suggesting that multiple modes of communication are important to build strong business relationships. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jean-Claude Usunier is an Honorary Professor of Marketing at HEC Lausanne, Switzerland, and author of various books on marketing and culture, including International Marketing: A Cultural Approach, Marketing Across Cultures and International and Cross-Cultural Management Research. (wikipedia.org)
  • International and Cross-Cultural Management Research. (wikipedia.org)
  • This study aims to describe the distribution of serum cholesterol in a community living population of older adults in Ireland and to examine the awareness, treatment and control of hypercholesterolaemia according to CVD risk status. (springer.com)
  • It aims to correct for some of the problems inherent in the cross-sectional and longitudinal designs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Simply put, it is a study that aims to describe the relationship between diseases (or other health-related states) and other factors of interest as they exist in a specified population at a particular time, without regard for what may have preceded or precipitated the health status found at the time of the study. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Present investigation aims to remove fluoride by perchloric acid cross-linked calcium alginate (PCA). (hindawi.com)
  • This study guide aims to make European trainees in forensic psychiatry and psychology and young forensic psychiatrists and psychologists aware of the differences and commonalities in forensic psychiatry and psychology in different countries within Europe and to enable them to learn from the approaches adopted in each country. (springer.com)
  • Then, two initiatives were presented: "Tut Gut", a hub for health support and prevention, which takes a broad life-course approach, and "Healthacross - cross-border health care", which aims to provide better and equal access to health care across the Lower Austria-South Bohemia-South Moravia border. (who.int)
  • The primary aims of the study are to assess the effects of H pylori infection (and its eradication, on a double blind basis) on digestive symptoms and their treatment and on various other aspects of health and quality of life. (bmj.com)
  • Standard Igbo aims to cross-pollinate Central Igbo with words from Igbo dialects from outside the "Central" areas, and with the adoption of loan words. (wikipedia.org)
  • The ethics committee at the School of Psychology, Queen's University Belfast, approved the study. (springer.com)
  • Belfast : Institute of Irish Studies, Queen's University Belfast, 1991. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stijepic, Damir, A Cross-Country Study of Workers' Skills and Unemployment Flows (August 31, 2018). (ssrn.com)
  • The aim of the study was to describe and evaluate the self-assessed basic competence of intensive care unit nurses and related factors. (hindawi.com)
  • Our aim in this study is to establish the association between diabetes mellitus and thyroid diseases in Omani population, to describe the morphology and the type of thyroid disease associated with diabetes mellitus, and to determine whether thyroid disease in diabetes mellitus is causatively associated with glycemic control. (hindawi.com)
  • This chapter will describe the development of a study abroad program designed to assist preservice teachers in developing and utilizing these skills and dispositions in a global setting. (igi-global.com)
  • This chapter will describe how three professors integrated cross-curricular projects grounded in children's and young adult literature, historical literacy, and understanding diverse populations. (igi-global.com)
  • The prevailing consensus from large epidemiological studies posits that early exclusive breastfeeding is associated with improved measures of IQ and cognitive functioning in later childhood and adolescence. (nih.gov)
  • The study, which spanned 13 years from 1979 to 1992, looked at 18 sports involving 60,000 high school athletes in the Seattle area. (nytimes.com)
  • Cross-Scale is a mission that both builds on the advances from previous spacecraft missions like Cluster and also pushes the frontiers of knowledge in terms of magnetospheric dynamics, energy processes and couplings across different spatial and temporal scales. (esa.int)
  • Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Students will develop understanding of, and skills in, digital literacies within SCU environment, a variety of academic writing genres relevant to their discipline of study, and principles and application of academic integrity. (edu.au)
  • Make this declaration: "Heavenly Father, I accept without reservation the supernatural atonement of Jesus Christ on the cross. (ligonier.org)
  • Its theme, derived from the popular 13th century book on the lives of saints by Jacopo da Varagine, the Golden Legend, is the triumph of the True Cross - the legend of the wood from the Garden of Eden becoming the Cross on which Jesus Christ was crucified. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cross went on to study under William F. Albright, the founding father of Biblical Archaeology, at Johns Hopkins University, where he received a PhD in 1950. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cross first heard of the scrolls in late 1948 while a student at Johns Hopkins University, when he was shown pictures of the Isaiah Scroll by Albright, who would later nominate Cross to the Scrolls editorial team. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first is comparison of case studies, the second is controlled comparison among variants of a common derivation,[clarification needed] and the third is comparison within a sample of cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • It explores the nature of the interaction between community involvement and political leadership in modern local governance by drawing on empirical data gathered from case-studies concerning cities in England, Germany, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, and Sweden. (routledge.com)
  • New urban leaders and community involvement: The Italian case studies 5. (routledge.com)
  • The aim of the study is to expand and develop new interdisciplinary methodologies to better understand interaction and meaning making around digital museum exhibits. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • Additionally, descriptive studies, systematic reviews, and meta-analysis have shown that obese breast cancer patients have worse survival in both pre- and postmenopausal women. (hindawi.com)
  • Before, during, and after the study abroad commitment, students experience and live both their curricular content as well as their culturally diverse experiences. (igi-global.com)
  • The study abroad experience required courses from both teacher education and general education content. (igi-global.com)
  • Study abroad experiences are inherently two-fold: Before, during, and after their involvement, students immerse themselves in both the curricular content and in a diverse culture. (igi-global.com)
  • This two-page multiple choice review worksheet incorporates both reference sources and content from the Virginia Studies curriculum, allowing students to review skills and content knowledge from both areas at the same time. (teacherspayteachers.com)
  • In the final chapters the author reconciles the two traditions for a comprehensive understanding of what consciousness is, and considers how such an understanding may be helpful for a cross-cultural assessment of behavior, as well as for enhancing human abilities and wellness. (barnesandnoble.com)
  • For instance, a single cross-sectional study may include questions about smoking behavior, occupational exposure to dusts and fumes, respiratory symptoms (cough, breathlessness), and physical examinations of physical fitness - including simple tests of lung function. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Such a study would throw some light on the relationship of both occupational exposures and smoking behavior to respiratory symptoms and respiratory function. (encyclopedia.com)
  • When cross-dressing occurs for erotic purposes over a period of at least six months and also causes significant distress or impairment, the behavior is considered a mental disorder in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, and the psychiatric diagnosis "transvestic fetishism" is applied. (wikipedia.org)
  • Examining influences on scientific and ethological inquiries", Interpretation and explanation in the study of animal behavior, Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, pp. 56-73. (wikipedia.org)
  • Holy Cross Church, Morton is a Grade II listed parish church in the Church of England in Morton, Derbyshire. (wikipedia.org)
  • St Grada & Holy Cross Church, Grade is the Church of England parish church of Grade with Ruan, Cornwall. (wikipedia.org)
  • The church of St Grada and Holy Cross has mediaeval origins: however, apart from the tower, the present structure dates from 1862 - 1863. (wikipedia.org)
  • St Grada & Holy Cross is part of a group of parishes comprising: St Grada & Holy Cross Church, Grade St Wynwallow's Church, Landewednack St Rumon's Church, Ruan Minor St Mary's Church, Cadgwith Interior looking east Sanctuary The organ Historic England. (wikipedia.org)
  • Noncompletion and nonpublication of trials studying rare diseases: A cross-sectional analysis. (nih.gov)
  • We conducted a cross-sectional analysis of randomized clinical trials studying rare diseases as defined by the Genetic and Rare Disease Information Center database that were registered in ClinicalTrials.gov between January 1, 2010, and December 31, 2012, and completed or discontinued by December 31, 2014. (nih.gov)
  • A potential limitation of our study is that certain interventional trials for rare diseases may not have been registered in ClinicalTrials.gov, in particular Phase 0 and Phase I trials, which are not required to be registered. (nih.gov)
  • For curative treatments or rapidly changing conditions, cross-over trials may be infeasible or unethical. (wikipedia.org)
  • Case-control studies are observational in nature and thus do not provide the same level of evidence as randomized controlled trials. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Collaborative Cross (CC) represents a large collection of new inbred mouse strains created by the mouse genetics community aimed at revolutionizing the study of complex genetic traits and diseases. (redorbit.com)
  • In this work, Aylor and colleagues performed an experiment called the "the pre-CC study," the first genetic data and analysis from the emerging strains of the CC. Their investigation revealed that the genomes of CC strains are genetically diverse and contain balanced contributions from each founding strain. (redorbit.com)
  • Genetic analysis of complex traits in the emerging collaborative cross. (redorbit.com)
  • The mouse has been an important model for studying Aspergillus infection, but classical laboratory strains of mice used in these studies arose from a small set of founders and lack most of the genetic variation present in wild mice, limiting researchers' ability to identify additional genetic loci relevant to disease. (redorbit.com)
  • In this study, Durrant and colleagues utilized inbred mouse strains from the Collaborative Cross, taking advantage of the genetic contribution of wild-derived strains, to identify novel loci that confer susceptibility to infection with the fungus Aspergillus. (redorbit.com)
  • To identify the genetic and environmental determinants of diabetes we plan to study Pima Indian families to determine: (1) if there are genes that segregate with metabolic risk factors for diabetes which might therefore be genetic markers for type 2 diabetes and (2) the mechanisms mediating genetic and environmental determinants of insulin resistance and impaired insulin secretion. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A transformed lymphocyte cell line will be established for each subject as a permanent source of DNA for genetic studies. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • In addition to various environmental factors that influence serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) concentration, genetic influence also plays a significant role based on studies estimating the heritability of 25(OH)D in non-Asian populations. (springer.com)