• volume
  • The purpose of this trial is to determine the effective volume of hydroxyethylstarch 130/0.4 which would prevent the occurence of maternal hypotension in 50% of healthy pregnant women undergoing a cesarean section under spinal anesthesia. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • polymers
  • Research on the relations between two glucose polymers, starch and glycogen, whose structure has major impact on nutrition, diabetes and obesity. (edu.au)
  • After many years in synthetic polymer research, in 2006 I took up a position at UQ to pursue my interests in the relations between human health and the structures of glucose polymers, especially starch and glycogen, which have complex branched structures. (edu.au)