Perception of three-dimensionality.
The difference between two images on the retina when looking at a visual stimulus. This occurs since the two retinas do not have the same view of the stimulus because of the location of our eyes. Thus the left eye does not get exactly the same view as the right eye.
CHILDBIRTH at the end of a normal duration of PREGNANCY, between 37 to 40 weeks of gestation or about 280 days from the first day of the mother's last menstrual period.
The blending of separate images seen by each eye into one composite image.
An activity in which the organism plunges into water. It includes scuba and bell diving. Diving as natural behavior of animals goes here, as well as diving in decompression experiments with humans or animals.
Images seen by one eye.
The science dealing with the correlation of the physical characteristics of a stimulus, e.g., frequency or intensity, with the response to the stimulus, in order to assess the psychologic factors involved in the relationship.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Investigative technique commonly used during ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY in which a series of bright light flashes or visual patterns are used to elicit brain activity.
The space in the eye, filled with aqueous humor, bounded anteriorly by the cornea and a small portion of the sclera and posteriorly by a small portion of the ciliary body, the iris, and that part of the crystalline lens which presents through the pupil. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed, p109)
Signals for an action; that specific portion of a perceptual field or pattern of stimuli to which a subject has learned to respond.
The real or apparent movement of objects through the visual field.
The act of knowing or the recognition of a distance by recollective thought, or by means of a sensory process which is under the influence of set and of prior experience.
Methods of creating machines and devices.
An illusion of vision usually affecting spatial relations.
A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.
A great expanse of continuous bodies of salt water which together cover more than 70 percent of the earth's surface. Seas may be partially or entirely enclosed by land, and are smaller than the five oceans (Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic, and Antarctic).
An abnormal extension of a gingival sulcus accompanied by the apical migration of the epithelial attachment and bone resorption.
The salinated water of OCEANS AND SEAS that provides habitat for marine organisms.
A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
The process of generating three-dimensional images by electronic, photographic, or other methods. For example, three-dimensional images can be generated by assembling multiple tomographic images with the aid of a computer, while photographic 3-D images (HOLOGRAPHY) can be made by exposing film to the interference pattern created when two laser light sources shine on an object.
A numerical rating scale for classifying the periodontal status of a person or population with a single figure which takes into consideration prevalence as well as severity of the condition. It is based upon probe measurement of periodontal pockets and on gingival tissue status.
A mass of organic or inorganic solid fragmented material, or the solid fragment itself, that comes from the weathering of rock and is carried by, suspended in, or dropped by air, water, or ice. It refers also to a mass that is accumulated by any other natural agent and that forms in layers on the earth's surface, such as sand, gravel, silt, mud, fill, or loess. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1689)
The turning inward of the lines of sight toward each other.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Mental process to visually perceive a critical number of facts (the pattern), such as characters, shapes, displays, or designs.
Computer-based representation of physical systems and phenomena such as chemical processes.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of biological processes or diseases. For disease models in living animals, DISEASE MODELS, ANIMAL is available. Biological models include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
Loss or destruction of periodontal tissue caused by periodontitis or other destructive periodontal diseases or by injury during instrumentation. Attachment refers to the periodontal ligament which attaches to the alveolar bone. It has been hypothesized that treatment of the underlying periodontal disease and the seeding of periodontal ligament cells enable the creating of new attachment.
The sensory discrimination of a pattern shape or outline.
The evaluation of incidents involving the loss of function of a device. These evaluations are used for a variety of purposes such as to determine the failure rates, the causes of failures, costs of failures, and the reliability and maintainability of devices.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Devices or objects in various imaging techniques used to visualize or enhance visualization by simulating conditions encountered in the procedure. Phantoms are used very often in procedures employing or measuring x-irradiation or radioactive material to evaluate performance. Phantoms often have properties similar to human tissue. Water demonstrates absorbing properties similar to normal tissue, hence water-filled phantoms are used to map radiation levels. Phantoms are used also as teaching aids to simulate real conditions with x-ray or ultrasonic machines. (From Iturralde, Dictionary and Handbook of Nuclear Medicine and Clinical Imaging, 1990)
The minimum amount of stimulus energy necessary to elicit a sensory response.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
The use of statistical and mathematical methods to analyze biological observations and phenomena.
A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
An index which scores the degree of dental plaque accumulation.
The unconsolidated mineral or organic matter on the surface of the earth that serves as a natural medium for the growth of land plants.
Recording of electric currents developed in the brain by means of electrodes applied to the scalp, to the surface of the brain, or placed within the substance of the brain.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
The variety of all native living organisms and their various forms and interrelationships.
LIGHT, it's processes and properties, and the characteristics of materials interacting with it.
A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.
The mechanical property of material that determines its resistance to force. HARDNESS TESTS measure this property.
An imaging method using LASERS that is used for mapping subsurface structure. When a reflective site in the sample is at the same optical path length (coherence) as the reference mirror, the detector observes interference fringes.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.
A tooth's loss of minerals, such as calcium in hydroxyapatite from the tooth matrix, caused by acidic exposure. An example of the occurrence of demineralization is in the formation of dental caries.
Refraction of LIGHT effected by the media of the EYE.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Any device or element which converts an input signal into an output signal of a different form. Examples include the microphone, phonographic pickup, loudspeaker, barometer, photoelectric cell, automobile horn, doorbell, and underwater sound transducer. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Water containing no significant amounts of salts, such as water from RIVERS and LAKES.
The age of the conceptus, beginning from the time of FERTILIZATION. In clinical obstetrics, the gestational age is often estimated as the time from the last day of the last MENSTRUATION which is about 2 weeks before OVULATION and fertilization.
Chronic inflammation and loss of PERIODONTIUM that is associated with the amount of DENTAL PLAQUE or DENTAL CALCULUS present. Chronic periodontitis occurs mostly in adults and was called adult periodontitis, but this disease can appear in young people.
A clear, odorless, tasteless liquid that is essential for most animal and plant life and is an excellent solvent for many substances. The chemical formula is hydrogen oxide (H2O). (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
The property of objects that determines the direction of heat flow when they are placed in direct thermal contact. The temperature is the energy of microscopic motions (vibrational and translational) of the particles of atoms.
The continuous visual field seen by a subject through space and time.
Characteristics or attributes of the outer boundaries of objects, including molecules.
A technique of inputting two-dimensional images into a computer and then enhancing or analyzing the imagery into a form that is more useful to the human observer.
Awareness of oneself in relation to time, place and person.
Any of various animals that constitute the family Suidae and comprise stout-bodied, short-legged omnivorous mammals with thick skin, usually covered with coarse bristles, a rather long mobile snout, and small tail. Included are the genera Babyrousa, Phacochoerus (wart hogs), and Sus, the latter containing the domestic pig (see SUS SCROFA).
Total mass of all the organisms of a given type and/or in a given area. (From Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990) It includes the yield of vegetative mass produced from any given crop.
Projection of near-IR light (INFRARED RAYS), in the 700-1000 nm region, across an object in parallel beams to an array of sensitive photodetectors. This is repeated at various angles and a mathematical reconstruction provides three dimensional MEDICAL IMAGING of tissues. Based on the relative transparency of tissues to this spectra, it has been used to monitor local oxygenation, brain and joints.
The constant checking on the state or condition of a patient during the course of a surgical operation (e.g., checking of vital signs).
The science that deals with the ocean and its phenomena. (Webster, 3d ed)
The flow of water in enviromental bodies of water such as rivers, oceans, water supplies, aquariums, etc. It includes currents, tides, and waves.
The flowing of blood from the marginal gingival area, particularly the sulcus, seen in such conditions as GINGIVITIS, marginal PERIODONTITIS, injury, and ASCORBIC ACID DEFICIENCY.
One of the three domains of life (the others being Eukarya and ARCHAEA), also called Eubacteria. They are unicellular prokaryotic microorganisms which generally possess rigid cell walls, multiply by cell division, and exhibit three principal forms: round or coccal, rodlike or bacillary, and spiral or spirochetal. Bacteria can be classified by their response to OXYGEN: aerobic, anaerobic, or facultatively anaerobic; by the mode by which they obtain their energy: chemotrophy (via chemical reaction) or PHOTOTROPHY (via light reaction); for chemotrophs by their source of chemical energy: CHEMOLITHOTROPHY (from inorganic compounds) or chemoorganotrophy (from organic compounds); and by their source for CARBON; NITROGEN; etc.; HETEROTROPHY (from organic sources) or AUTOTROPHY (from CARBON DIOXIDE). They can also be classified by whether or not they stain (based on the structure of their CELL WALLS) with CRYSTAL VIOLET dye: gram-negative or gram-positive.
A scientific tool based on ULTRASONOGRAPHY and used not only for the observation of microstructure in metalwork but also in living tissue. In biomedical application, the acoustic propagation speed in normal and abnormal tissues can be quantified to distinguish their tissue elasticity and other properties.
The testing of materials and devices, especially those used for PROSTHESES AND IMPLANTS; SUTURES; TISSUE ADHESIVES; etc., for hardness, strength, durability, safety, efficacy, and biocompatibility.
The transparent anterior portion of the fibrous coat of the eye consisting of five layers: stratified squamous CORNEAL EPITHELIUM; BOWMAN MEMBRANE; CORNEAL STROMA; DESCEMET MEMBRANE; and mesenchymal CORNEAL ENDOTHELIUM. It serves as the first refracting medium of the eye. It is structurally continuous with the SCLERA, avascular, receiving its nourishment by permeation through spaces between the lamellae, and is innervated by the ophthalmic division of the TRIGEMINAL NERVE via the ciliary nerves and those of the surrounding conjunctiva which together form plexuses. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed)
Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.
The ability to detect sharp boundaries (stimuli) and to detect slight changes in luminance at regions without distinct contours. Psychophysical measurements of this visual function are used to evaluate visual acuity and to detect eye disease.
Processes and properties of the EYE as a whole or of any of its parts.
Voluntary or reflex-controlled movements of the eye.
The dioptric adjustment of the EYE (to attain maximal sharpness of retinal imagery for an object of regard) referring to the ability, to the mechanism, or to the process. Ocular accommodation is the effecting of refractive changes by changes in the shape of the CRYSTALLINE LENS. Loosely, it refers to ocular adjustments for VISION, OCULAR at various distances. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed)
Motion of an object in which either one or more points on a line are fixed. It is also the motion of a particle about a fixed point. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Fluorescence microscopy utilizing multiple low-energy photons to produce the excitation event of the fluorophore. Multiphoton microscopes have a simplified optical path in the emission side due to the lack of an emission pinhole, which is necessary with normal confocal microscopes. Ultimately this allows spatial isolation of the excitation event, enabling deeper imaging into optically thick tissue, while restricting photobleaching and phototoxicity to the area being imaged.
The illumination of an environment and the arrangement of lights to achieve an effect or optimal visibility. Its application is in domestic or in public settings and in medical and non-medical environments.
Differential response to different stimuli.
Techniques of nucleotide sequence analysis that increase the range, complexity, sensitivity, and accuracy of results by greatly increasing the scale of operations and thus the number of nucleotides, and the number of copies of each nucleotide sequenced. The sequencing may be done by analysis of the synthesis or ligation products, hybridization to preexisting sequences, etc.
A human infant born before 37 weeks of GESTATION.
Sequential operating programs and data which instruct the functioning of a digital computer.
Computer-assisted processing of electric, ultrasonic, or electronic signals to interpret function and activity.
A refractive error in which rays of light entering the EYE parallel to the optic axis are brought to a focus in front of the RETINA when accommodation (ACCOMMODATION, OCULAR) is relaxed. This results from an overly curved CORNEA or from the eyeball being too long from front to back. It is also called nearsightedness.
The organ of sight constituting a pair of globular organs made up of a three-layered roughly spherical structure specialized for receiving and responding to light.
Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.
Discrete concentrations of energy, apparently massless elementary particles, that move at the speed of light. They are the unit or quantum of electromagnetic radiation. Photons are emitted when electrons move from one energy state to another. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 11th ed)
The non-genetic biological changes of an organism in response to challenges in its ENVIRONMENT.
That portion of the electromagnetic spectrum in the visible, ultraviolet, and infrared range.
A prediction of the probable outcome of a disease based on a individual's condition and the usual course of the disease as seen in similar situations.
The positioning and accommodation of eyes that allows the image to be brought into place on the FOVEA CENTRALIS of each eye.
Thin strands of transparent material, usually glass, that are used for transmitting light waves over long distances.
Area of the OCCIPITAL LOBE concerned with the processing of visual information relayed via VISUAL PATHWAYS.
A hard thin translucent layer of calcified substance which envelops and protects the dentin of the crown of the tooth. It is the hardest substance in the body and is almost entirely composed of calcium salts. Under the microscope, it is composed of thin rods (enamel prisms) held together by cementing substance, and surrounded by an enamel sheath. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p286)
A specified list of terms with a fixed and unalterable meaning, and from which a selection is made when CATALOGING; ABSTRACTING AND INDEXING; or searching BOOKS; JOURNALS AS TOPIC; and other documents. The control is intended to avoid the scattering of related subjects under different headings (SUBJECT HEADINGS). The list may be altered or extended only by the publisher or issuing agency. (From Harrod's Librarians' Glossary, 7th ed, p163)
A specialized field of physics and engineering involved in studying the behavior and properties of light and the technology of analyzing, generating, transmitting, and manipulating ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION in the visible, infrared, and ultraviolet range.
The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in water. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.
Removal of dental plaque and dental calculus from the surface of a tooth, from the surface of a tooth apical to the gingival margin accumulated in periodontal pockets, or from the surface coronal to the gingival margin.
Rhythmic compression of the heart by pressure applied manually over the sternum (closed heart massage) or directly to the heart through an opening in the chest wall (open heart massage). It is done to reinstate and maintain circulation. (Dorland, 28th ed)
An element with atomic symbol O, atomic number 8, and atomic weight [15.99903; 15.99977]. It is the most abundant element on earth and essential for respiration.
The study of the origin, structure, development, growth, function, genetics, and reproduction of organisms which inhabit the OCEANS AND SEAS.
A group of cold-blooded, aquatic vertebrates having gills, fins, a cartilaginous or bony endoskeleton, and elongated bodies covered with scales.
The sensory interpretation of the dimensions of objects.
Statistical formulations or analyses which, when applied to data and found to fit the data, are then used to verify the assumptions and parameters used in the analysis. Examples of statistical models are the linear model, binomial model, polynomial model, two-parameter model, etc.
Measurement of the index of refraction (the ratio of the velocity of light or other radiation in the first of two media to its velocity in the second as it passes from one into the other).
The sole family in the order Sphenisciformes, comprised of 17 species of penguins in six genera. They are flightless seabirds of the Southern Hemisphere, highly adapted for marine life.
The visualization of deep structures of the body by recording the reflections or echoes of ultrasonic pulses directed into the tissues. Use of ultrasound for imaging or diagnostic purposes employs frequencies ranging from 1.6 to 10 megahertz.
Improvement of the quality of a picture by various techniques, including computer processing, digital filtering, echocardiographic techniques, light and ultrastructural MICROSCOPY, fluorescence spectrometry and microscopy, scintigraphy, and in vitro image processing at the molecular level.
The front third of the eyeball that includes the structures between the front surface of the cornea and the front of the VITREOUS BODY.
Tumors or cancer of the STOMACH.
A perceptual phenomenon used by Gestalt psychologists to demonstrate that events in one part of the perceptual field may affect perception in another part.
Constituent of 30S subunit prokaryotic ribosomes containing 1600 nucleotides and 21 proteins. 16S rRNA is involved in initiation of polypeptide synthesis.
The use of photothermal effects of LASERS to coagulate, incise, vaporize, resect, dissect, or resurface tissue.
A class of statistical methods applicable to a large set of probability distributions used to test for correlation, location, independence, etc. In most nonparametric statistical tests, the original scores or observations are replaced by another variable containing less information. An important class of nonparametric tests employs the ordinal properties of the data. Another class of tests uses information about whether an observation is above or below some fixed value such as the median, and a third class is based on the frequency of the occurrence of runs in the data. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1284; Corsini, Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, 1987, p764-5)
Environments or habitats at the interface between truly terrestrial ecosystems and truly aquatic systems making them different from each yet highly dependent on both. Adaptations to low soil oxygen characterize many wetland species.
The pressure due to the weight of fluid.
Surgically placed electric conductors through which ELECTRIC STIMULATION is delivered to or electrical activity is recorded from a specific point inside the body.
The technology of transmitting light over long distances through strands of glass or other transparent material.
A mass-spectrometric technique that is used for microscopic chemical analysis. A beam of primary ions with an energy of 5-20 kiloelectronvolts (keV) bombards a small spot on the surface of the sample under ultra-high vacuum conditions. Positive and negative secondary ions sputtered from the surface are analyzed in a mass spectrometer in regards to their mass-to-charge ratio. Digital imaging can be generated from the secondary ion beams and their intensity can be measured. Ionic images can be correlated with images from light or other microscopy providing useful tools in the study of molecular and drug actions.
The properties, processes, and behavior of biological systems under the action of mechanical forces.
The use of computers for designing and/or manufacturing of anything, including drugs, surgical procedures, orthotics, and prosthetics.
An intravenous anesthetic agent which has the advantage of a very rapid onset after infusion or bolus injection plus a very short recovery period of a couple of minutes. (From Smith and Reynard, Textbook of Pharmacology, 1992, 1st ed, p206). Propofol has been used as ANTICONVULSANTS and ANTIEMETICS.
The misinterpretation of a real external, sensory experience.
A form of glaucoma in which the intraocular pressure increases because the angle of the anterior chamber is blocked and the aqueous humor cannot drain from the anterior chamber.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of the neurological system, processes or phenomena; includes the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
The measurement of radiation by photography, as in x-ray film and film badge, by Geiger-Mueller tube, and by SCINTILLATION COUNTING.
The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)
Frozen water crystals that fall from the ATMOSPHERE.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Resorption or wasting of the tooth-supporting bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS) in the MAXILLA or MANDIBLE.
In statistics, a technique for numerically approximating the solution of a mathematical problem by studying the distribution of some random variable, often generated by a computer. The name alludes to the randomness characteristic of the games of chance played at the gambling casinos in Monte Carlo. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, 1993)
Pathological processes involving the PERIODONTIUM including the gum (GINGIVA), the alveolar bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS), the DENTAL CEMENTUM, and the PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT.
One of the three domains of life (the others being BACTERIA and Eukarya), formerly called Archaebacteria under the taxon Bacteria, but now considered separate and distinct. They are characterized by: (1) the presence of characteristic tRNAs and ribosomal RNAs; (2) the absence of peptidoglycan cell walls; (3) the presence of ether-linked lipids built from branched-chain subunits; and (4) their occurrence in unusual habitats. While archaea resemble bacteria in morphology and genomic organization, they resemble eukarya in their method of genomic replication. The domain contains at least four kingdoms: CRENARCHAEOTA; EURYARCHAEOTA; NANOARCHAEOTA; and KORARCHAEOTA.
Ability of neoplasms to infiltrate and actively destroy surrounding tissue.
Inflammation and loss of connective tissues supporting or surrounding the teeth. This may involve any part of the PERIODONTIUM. Periodontitis is currently classified by disease progression (CHRONIC PERIODONTITIS; AGGRESSIVE PERIODONTITIS) instead of age of onset. (From 1999 International Workshop for a Classification of Periodontal Diseases and Conditions, American Academy of Periodontology)
Investigative and diagnostic methods and procedures based on the photoacoustic effect, which is the generation of SOUND WAVES from the absorption of ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION.
The deductive study of shape, quantity, and dependence. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
The distance between the anterior and posterior poles of the eye, measured either by ULTRASONOGRAPHY or by partial coherence interferometry.
The selecting and organizing of visual stimuli based on the individual's past experience.
Methods developed to aid in the interpretation of ultrasound, radiographic images, etc., for diagnosis of disease.
An optical source that emits photons in a coherent beam. Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation (LASER) is brought about using devices that transform light of varying frequencies into a single intense, nearly nondivergent beam of monochromatic radiation. Lasers operate in the infrared, visible, ultraviolet, or X-ray regions of the spectrum.
Microscopy in which the object is examined directly by an electron beam scanning the specimen point-by-point. The image is constructed by detecting the products of specimen interactions that are projected above the plane of the sample, such as backscattered electrons. Although SCANNING TRANSMISSION ELECTRON MICROSCOPY also scans the specimen point by point with the electron beam, the image is constructed by detecting the electrons, or their interaction products that are transmitted through the sample plane, so that is a form of TRANSMISSION ELECTRON MICROSCOPY.
Ultrashort-acting anesthetics that are used for induction. Loss of consciousness is rapid and induction is pleasant, but there is no muscle relaxation and reflexes frequently are not reduced adequately. Repeated administration results in accumulation and prolongs the recovery time. Since these agents have little if any analgesic activity, they are seldom used alone except in brief minor procedures. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1994, p174)
Inland bodies of still or slowly moving FRESH WATER or salt water, larger than a pond, and supplied by RIVERS and streams.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
The continent lying around the South Pole and the southern waters of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans. It includes the Falkland Islands Dependencies. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p55)
The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.
Exposure of the root surface when the edge of the gum (GINGIVA) moves apically away from the crown of the tooth. This is common with advancing age, vigorous tooth brushing, diseases, or tissue loss of the gingiva, the PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT and the supporting bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS).
Measurement of distances or movements by means of the phenomena caused by the interference of two rays of light (optical interferometry) or of sound (acoustic interferometry).
The repetitive uterine contraction during childbirth which is associated with the progressive dilation of the uterine cervix (CERVIX UTERI). Successful labor results in the expulsion of the FETUS and PLACENTA. Obstetric labor can be spontaneous or induced (LABOR, INDUCED).
The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.
The hard portion of the tooth surrounding the pulp, covered by enamel on the crown and cementum on the root, which is harder and denser than bone but softer than enamel, and is thus readily abraded when left unprotected. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
A class in the phylum CNIDARIA, comprised mostly of corals and anemones. All members occur only as polyps; the medusa stage is completely absent.
The external elements and conditions which surround, influence, and affect the life and development of an organism or population.
The edible portions of any animal used for food including domestic mammals (the major ones being cattle, swine, and sheep) along with poultry, fish, shellfish, and game.
A procedure for smoothing of the roughened root surface or cementum of a tooth after subgingival curettage or scaling, as part of periodontal therapy.
Domesticated bovine animals of the genus Bos, usually kept on a farm or ranch and used for the production of meat or dairy products or for heavy labor.
Devices, manned and unmanned, which are designed to be placed into an orbit about the Earth or into a trajectory to another celestial body. (NASA Thesaurus, 1988)
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
Anesthesia caused by the breathing of anesthetic gases or vapors or by insufflating anesthetic gases or vapors into the respiratory tract.
A nonmetallic element with atomic symbol C, atomic number 6, and atomic weight [12.0096; 12.0116]. It may occur as several different allotropes including DIAMOND; CHARCOAL; and GRAPHITE; and as SOOT from incompletely burned fuel.
Synthetic resins, containing an inert filler, that are widely used in dentistry.
A field of biology concerned with the development of techniques for the collection and manipulation of biological data, and the use of such data to make biological discoveries or predictions. This field encompasses all computational methods and theories for solving biological problems including manipulation of models and datasets.
The act, process, or result of passing from one place or position to another. It differs from LOCOMOTION in that locomotion is restricted to the passing of the whole body from one place to another, while movement encompasses both locomotion but also a change of the position of the whole body or any of its parts. Movement may be used with reference to humans, vertebrate and invertebrate animals, and microorganisms. Differentiate also from MOTOR ACTIVITY, movement associated with behavior.
Deviations from the average or standard indices of refraction of the eye through its dioptric or refractive apparatus.
The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.
The hardening or polymerization of bonding agents (DENTAL CEMENTS) via exposure to light.
A process involving chance used in therapeutic trials or other research endeavor for allocating experimental subjects, human or animal, between treatment and control groups, or among treatment groups. It may also apply to experiments on inanimate objects.
The placing of a body or a part thereof into a liquid.
Devices used to assess the level of consciousness especially during anesthesia. They measure brain activity level based on the EEG.
The diversion of RADIATION (thermal, electromagnetic, or nuclear) from its original path as a result of interactions or collisions with atoms, molecules, or larger particles in the atmosphere or other media. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Sharp instruments used for puncturing or suturing.
An activity in which the body is propelled through water by specific movement of the arms and/or the legs. Swimming as propulsion through water by the movement of limbs, tail, or fins of animals is often studied as a form of PHYSICAL EXERTION or endurance.
The rate dynamics in chemical or physical systems.
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
A highly vascularized mammalian fetal-maternal organ and major site of transport of oxygen, nutrients, and fetal waste products. It includes a fetal portion (CHORIONIC VILLI) derived from TROPHOBLASTS and a maternal portion (DECIDUA) derived from the uterine ENDOMETRIUM. The placenta produces an array of steroid, protein and peptide hormones (PLACENTAL HORMONES).
Passage of light through body tissues or cavities for examination of internal structures.
Production of a radiographic image of a small or very thin object on fine-grained photographic film under conditions which permit subsequent microscopic examination or enlargement of the radiograph at linear magnifications of up to several hundred and with a resolution approaching the resolving power of the photographic emulsion (about 1000 lines per millimeter).
The lamellated connective tissue constituting the thickest layer of the cornea between the Bowman and Descemet membranes.
The Arctic Ocean and the lands in it and adjacent to it. It includes Point Barrow, Alaska, most of the Franklin District in Canada, two thirds of Greenland, Svalbard, Franz Josef Land, Lapland, Novaya Zemlya, and Northern Siberia. (Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p66)
A transparent, biconvex structure of the EYE, enclosed in a capsule and situated behind the IRIS and in front of the vitreous humor (VITREOUS BODY). It is slightly overlapped at its margin by the ciliary processes. Adaptation by the CILIARY BODY is crucial for OCULAR ACCOMMODATION.
The interference of one perceptual stimulus with another causing a decrease or lessening in perceptual effectiveness.
Techniques for enhancing and directing cell growth to repopulate specific parts of the PERIODONTIUM that have been damaged by PERIODONTAL DISEASES; TOOTH DISEASES; or TRAUMA, or to correct TOOTH ABNORMALITIES. Repopulation and repair is achieved by guiding the progenitor cells to reproduce in the desired location by blocking contact with surrounding tissue by use of membranes composed of synthetic or natural material that may include growth inducing factors as well.
The period of history from 1601 of the common era to the present.
Terms or expressions which provide the major means of access by subject to the bibliographic unit.
Occurence of a patient becoming conscious during a procedure performed under GENERAL ANESTHESIA and subsequently having recall of these events. (From Anesthesiology 2006, 104(4): 847-64.)
Procedure in which patients are induced into an unconscious state through use of various medications so that they do not feel pain during surgery.
Transfer of a neoplasm from its primary site to lymph nodes or to distant parts of the body by way of the lymphatic system.
The basic cellular units of nervous tissue. Each neuron consists of a body, an axon, and dendrites. Their purpose is to receive, conduct, and transmit impulses in the NERVOUS SYSTEM.
Microscopy using polarized light in which phenomena due to the preferential orientation of optical properties with respect to the vibration plane of the polarized light are made visible and correlated parameters are made measurable.
A species of the genus MACACA inhabiting India, China, and other parts of Asia. The species is used extensively in biomedical research and adapts very well to living with humans.
The tendency to perceive an incomplete pattern or object as complete or whole. This includes the Gestalt Law of Closure.
Organized activities related to the storage, location, search, and retrieval of information.
The upper part of the tooth, which joins the lower part of the tooth (TOOTH ROOT) at the cervix (TOOTH CERVIX) at a line called the cementoenamel junction. The entire surface of the crown is covered with enamel which is thicker at the extremity and becomes progressively thinner toward the cervix. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p216)
depth. The depth of a node in a rooted tree is the number of edges in the path from the root to the node. For instance, the ... 1. This is the depth of a node plus 1, although some[10] define it instead to be synonym of depth. A node's level in a rooted ... "depth". NIST.. *^ Brandstädt, Andreas; Le, Van Bang; Spinrad, Jeremy (1999), "Chapter 7: Forbidden Subgraph", Graph Classes: A ... 2. A set of all node having the same level or depth.[10]. line. A synonym for an undirected edge. The line graph L(G) of a ...
French term for the wall-rib carrying the web or filling-in of a vault.[37]. G[edit]. Gable. A triangular portion of an end ... Double-depth plan. A plan for a structure that is two rooms deep but lacking a central corridor.[26]. Dromos. Entrance passage ... "Glossary of terms related to the catacoombs". International catacomb society.. *^ "Dromos". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed ... Latin term for the open space left in the roof of the atrium of a Roman house (domus) for lighting it and the rooms round.[13] ...
"Double depth plan". English Heritage Online Thesaurus. Retrieved 5 December 2016. Deurer 2011. "Glossary of terms related to ... The term is also used to describe the manner in which bricks are laid in a wall so that they interlock. Bench table Stone seat ... Compluvium Latin term for the open space left in the roof of the atrium of a Roman house (domus) for lighting it and the rooms ... Estrade French term for a raised platform or dais. In the Levant, the estrade of a divan is called a Sopha, from which comes ...
Barth coined the term "cosmopsis" in The End of the Road for a sense of seeing and comprehending all available paths of action ... ", "depth of ... feeling for ideology", and "excellence of intention", but argues that the work's realistic style is at odds ... George Bluestone in 1960 used the term "serious farce", calling it an emerging new genre. Kerner praised Barth's "coherence of ...
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Jefferson the President: First Term 1801-1805; v. 5: Jefferson the President: Second term, 1805-1809; v.6: The Sage of ... Library of America edition, (1986). Classic in-depth history. Channing, Edward. The Jeffersonian System, 1801-1811 (1906) full ... During his second term, Jefferson's attention was focused on the trial of then former Vice President Burr for treason, which ... After serving two terms, Jefferson was succeeded by Secretary of State James Madison, also of the Democratic-Republican Party. ...
The General Assembly also took an atypically prominent role in the re-appointment process deciding to extend Lie's term by ... "Next UN Chief's nomination process gathers momentum." IDN - IN Depth News. Retrieved 22 February 2016. "Selecting the next UN ... "1 for 7 Billion asks all candidates to commit publicly to serving a single term of office." 1for7billion.org. 18 February 2016 ... non-renewable term of appointment and the recommendation of multiple candidates by the Security Council to the General Assembly ...
Wyatt, Jim (March 10, 2017). "Titans Agree to Terms with Johnathan Cyprien, Brynden Trawick". TitansOnline.com. Dan Cotton ( ... "Ourlads.com: Jacksonville Jaguars' depth chart: 10/01/2015". ourlads.com. Retrieved January 16, 2018. "Jaguars' Johnathan ... September 6, 2017). "Tennessee Titans depth chart". 247sports.com. Retrieved January 16, 2018. Cameron Wolfe (November 3, 2017 ...
Elevation and depth[edit]. Topographic map of Stowe, Vermont. The brown contour lines represent the elevation. The contour ... The term equipotential line or isopotential line refers to a curve of constant electric potential. Whether crossing an ... The words isoline and isarithm (ἀριθμός arithmos "number") are general terms covering all types of contour line. The word ... In the study of the Earth's magnetic field, the term isogon or isogonic line refers to a line of constant magnetic declination ...
Breeding occurs at depth; at Station P, adults reproduce at depths below 250 metres (820 ft). At Site H, off of the east coast ... Although N. cristatus breeds year round, it peaks in terms of reproductive activity from October to December. ... Stage I through IV copepodites are found in the top 250 metres (820 ft) of depth. During a period of the year, stage I through ... Stage V copepodites migrate below 250 metres (820 ft) of depth in July and August and enter diapause, emerging as adults after ...
"Protected Enclaves Defense-in-Depth". www.sans.edu. Retrieved 2015-10-08. "Term:Enclave - FISMApedia". fismapedia.org. ... "Protected Enclaves Defense-in-Depth". www.sans.edu. Retrieved 2015-10-08. "THE ROLE OF FIREWALLS AND GUARDS IN ENCLAVE BOUNDARY ...
"Falcons agree to terms with former XFL tight end on one-year deal". atlantafalcons.com. March 25, 2020. Retrieved March 27, ... "Steelers add depth at receiver". Steelers.com. April 13, 2020. Retrieved April 13, 2020. Varley, Teresa (April 13, 2020). " ... "Rams agree to terms with kickers Austin MacGinnis and Lirim Hajrullahu". therams.com. April 13, 2020. Retrieved April 16, 2020 ... "Panthers agree to terms with 17 undrafted free agents". Panthers.com. April 27, 2020. Retrieved April 28, 2020. Wyatt, Jim ( ...
Louis Rams Depth Chart: 08/01/2010". Ourlads.com. Retrieved March 27, 2010. "Ourlads.com: St. Louis Rams Depth Chart: 09/05/ ... Swanson, Ben (March 13, 2015). "Darian Stewart agrees to terms with Broncos". DenverBroncos.com. Archived from the original on ... Louis Rams Depth Chart: 10/01/2011". Ourlads.com. Retrieved March 27, 2018. "NFL Game Center: Week 8-2011: New Orleans Saints ... Louis Rams Depth Chart: 10/01/2012". Ourlads.com. Retrieved March 27, 2018. Wilkening, Mike (April 3, 2013). "Darian Stewart ...
Sulfur abundance varies with depth. In a sample of soils in Ohio, United States, the sulfur abundance varied with depths, 0-6 ... The term refers to plants' needs, not to their abundance in soil. They are required in very small amounts but are essential to ... Barak, Phillip; Jobe, Babou O.; Krueger, Armand R.; Peterson, Lloyd A. & Laird, David A. (1997). "Effects of long-term soil ...
It is possible to implement either API in terms of the other. For a renderer to call itself "RenderMan-compliant", it must ... Depth-based hidden-surface elimination. Pixel filtering and spatial anti-aliasing. Gamma correction and dithering before ... Additionally, the renderer may implement any of the following optional capabilities: Area light sources Depth of field ... and shadow depth maps The fifteen standard light source, surface, volume, displacement, and imager shaders required by the ...
The literal meaning of the term "Honduras" is "depths" in Spanish. The name could either refer to the bay of Trujillo as an ... In 1904, the writer O. Henry coined the term "banana republic" to describe Honduras,[31] publishing a book called Cabbages and ... After managing to stand for a second term,[57] a very close election in 2017 left uncertainty as to whether Hernandez or his ... The National Congress of Honduras (Congreso Nacional) has 128 members (diputados), elected for a four-year term by proportional ...
This is now sometimes called the four-term contingency model with setting conditions added as a fourth term.[21][22] This ... Chapter Five of Verbal Behavior discusses the tact in depth. A tact is said to "make contact with" the world, and refers to ... Skinner's three-term contingency can be used to analyze how this works: the first term, the antecedent, refers to the audience ... in whose presence the verbal response (the second term) occurs. The consequences of the response are the third term, and ...
This absorbs velocity, width, and depth. We define stream power per unit channel length, so that term goes to 1, and the ... is the channel depth (height). We use the definition of discharge Q = u b h {\displaystyle Q=ubh} where A {\displaystyle A} is ... the cross-sectional area, which can often be reasonably approximated as a rectangle with the characteristic width and depth. ...
Other versions distort depth much less. The term comes from the Italian basso rilievo via the French bas-relief (French ... and these two are generally the only terms used to discuss most work. The definition of these terms is somewhat variable, and ... The term relief is from the Latin verb relevo, to raise. To create a sculpture in relief is to give the impression that the ... The depth of the elements shown is normally somewhat distorted. Mid-relief is probably the most common type of relief found in ...
"Jaguars agree to terms with nine undrafted rookie free agents". Jaguars.com. May 1, 2016. Archived from the original on August ... "Ourlads.com: Pittsburgh Steeler's depth chart: 09/01/2017". ourlads.com. Retrieved October 9, 2017. "NFL Player Profile: Mike ... "Ourlads.com: Jacksonville Jaguars depth chart". ourlads.com. Retrieved October 19, 2017. Oehser, John (August 29, 2016). "CB ... Browns: Pittsburgh Steelers Week 1 gameday depth chart prediction". steelerswire.usatoday.com. September 3, 2018. Retrieved ...
Here's how it helps depth chart". NJ.com. Retrieved October 25, 2019. "Roster Move: #Eagles have waived DT Bruce Hector". ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) McPherson, Chris (September 1, 2019). "Eagles agree to terms with nine practice squad ...
term x. recognizes the terminal x. . If the token at position j. in the input string is x. , this parser returns a singleton ... The algorithm curtails the otherwise ever-growing left-recursive parse by imposing depth restrictions. That algorithm was ... s = term 'x' ,*, s ,*, s ,+, empty. . When the recognizer s. is applied on an input sequence xxxxx. at position 1. , according ... displaystyle term(x,j)={\begin{cases}\left\{\right\},&j\geq \#input\\\left\{j+1\right\},&j^{th}{\mbox{ element of }}input=x\\\ ...
The second one is the penetration depth, λ. It was previously introduced by the London brothers in their London theory. ... The Ginzburg-Landau equations predicted two new characteristic lengths in a superconductor which was termed coherence length, ξ ... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... The penetration depth sets the exponential law according to which an external magnetic field decays inside the superconductor. ...
On August 17 2014, Palmer was released by the Mariners.[citation needed] Bill Shaikin (2008-12-12). "Angels come to terms with ... Missing or empty ,url= (help) Spencer, Lyle (December 14, 2009). "Pitching depth may help Halos again". MLB.com. Archived from ...
"Vikings Agree To Terms With 13 Rookie Free Agents". Vikings.com. May 1, 2017. Retrieved May 4, 2017. "Minnesota Vikings depth ...
Head coach Marvin Lewis named Newman the third cornerback on the depth chart and first-team nickelback to begin the season, ... Peters, Craig (March 15, 2017). "Vikings Agree to Terms with Terence Newman". Vikings.com. Archived from the original on July ... Head coach Mike Zimmer named Newman the third cornerback on the depth chart and first-team nickelback to begin the season, ... 1 cornerback on the Cowboys' depth chart. Head coach Bill Parcells officially named him the starter to begin the regular season ...
"Bears agree to terms with seven draftees". Chicagobears.com. 2009-05-29. Archived from the original on 2011-11-22. Retrieved ... "Depth Chart - Chicago Bears, Chicagobears.com, 2009". Chicagobears.com. Retrieved 2012-08-03. "Three Bears: D.J. Moore gets 'D ...
Goldman, Josh (January 10, 2011). "WR Moss Among Four To Agree To Terms". PhiladelphiaEagles.com. Retrieved October 19, 2019. ... "Eagles Add OG DeVan For OL Depth". PhiladelphiaEagles.com. September 4, 2011. Retrieved October 19, 2019. Chando, Matt ( ...
The water at depth is barely exploited. Sparse natural vegetation is composed by a few species such as balanza, plum tree, ... In terms of wildlife, there are hares, squirrels, reptiles, partridges, hawks, storks, crows, etc. Koulogon is located in the ...
And each case seems to present a new low in terms of the depth and quality of analysis." She sees a common thread in these ... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... The land beneath Baytown consists of layers of sand and clay to great depths. These layers were created by millennia of river- ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ... These faults tend to move at a smooth rate in what is termed "fault creep", which reduces the risk of an earthquake.[14] The ...
The Warsaw Rising was termed a "criminal organization" Radzilowski, John (2009). "Remembrance and Recovery: The Museum of the ... Farther upstream the river depth lessens. Although a project was undertaken to increase the traffic-carrying capacity of the ... It is the country's most important waterway and natural symbol, and the term "Vistula Land" (Polish: kraj nad Wisłą) can be ... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ...
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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... "Omega-3 Supplements: In Depth". NCCIH. 2009-07-01. Retrieved 2019-08-12.. ... AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine (February 2014), "Ten Things Physicians and Patients Should ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... whose qualities of depth and reality always seemed to illuminate the parts she played".[3] ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
The term clay is used to classify particles smaller than .0039 millimeters. However, term can also be used to refer to a family ... This can take place at very shallow depths, ranging from a few meters to tens of meters below the surface. The changes that ... The term mud is used when clay and silt particles are mixed in the sediment; mudrock is the name of the rock created with these ... In some cases the term shale is also used to refer to mudrocks and is still widely accepted by most. However, others have used ...
Orthographic depth[edit]. The Bengali script in general has a comparatively shallow orthography, i.e., in most cases there is a ... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ... This period saw borrowing of Perso-Arabic terms into Bengali vocabulary. Major texts of Middle Bengali (1400-1800) include ...
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Amphibians have colour vision and depth of focus for clear sight. They also have eyelids, glands and ducts which keep the eyes ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License and the GFDL; additional terms may apply. See ...
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... Water depths of less than 0.9 metres (3.0 ft) are preferred, with birds avoiding areas more than a few metres deep.[60] They ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ... short-term variations in available food, nutrient availability, and interspecific and intraspecific competition.[62] The ...
Various light therapies appear to provide a short-term benefit, but data for long-term outcomes, and outcomes in those with ... Fillers are used to increase natural collagen production in the skin and to increase skin volume and decrease the depth of acne ... Acne, also known as acne vulgaris, is a long-term skin disease that occurs when dead skin cells and oil from the skin clog hair ... The term nodulocystic has been used in the medical literature to describe severe cases of inflammatory acne.[25] True cysts are ...
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... "Defence to reach new depths". The Australian. Retrieved 25 April 2009 ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... The egg masses adhere to woody or herbaceous vegetation, varying in depth from a few centimeters below the surface to 4 feet ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... Although they have been found at water depths to 600 m (2,000 ft),[2] most barnacles inhabit shallow waters, with 75% of ... Barnacles can play an important role in estimating paleo-water depths. The degree of disarticluation of fossils suggests the ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
Another term for hyperplastic candidiasis is "candidal leukoplakia". This term is a largely historical synonym for this subtype ... Hyphae penetrate to the depth of the stratum spinosum, and appear as weakly basophilic structures. Polymorphonuclear cells also ... This term refers to a mild inflammation and erythema of the mucosa beneath a denture, usually an upper denture in elderly ... The colloquial term "thrush" refers to the resemblance of the white flecks present in some forms of candidiasis (e.g., ...
The term "technology" rose to prominence in the 20th century in connection with the Second Industrial Revolution. The term's ... This adult gorilla uses a branch as a walking stick to gauge the water's depth, an example of technology usage by non-human ... The use of the term "technology" has changed significantly over the last 200 years. Before the 20th century, the term was ... Crabb, George (1823). Universal Technological Dictionary, or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences. ...
Abnormal baseline is termed bradycardia when the baseline FHR is less than 110 bpm; it is termed tachycardia when the baseline ... When variable decelerations are associated with uterine contractions, their onset, depth, and duration commonly vary with ... Future research should focus on events that happen in pregnancy and labour that could be the cause of long term problems for ... undefined terms. Category I (Normal): Tracings with all these findings present are strongly predictive of normal fetal acid- ...
The scientific Latin term octopus was derived from Ancient Greek ὀκτώπους or ὀκτά-, a compound form of ὀκτώ (oktō, "eight") and ... The spoon-armed octopus (Bathypolypus arcticus) is found in abyssal plains at depths of 1,000 m (3,300 ft), and Vulcanoctopus ... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... In this she broods the young, and it also serves as a buoyancy aid allowing her to adjust her depth. The male argonaut is ...
This has been termed a "wrong von Kries" transformation.[11][12] Although it has been demonstrated to offer usually poorer ... It has long been known that if the space of illuminants can be described as a linear model with N basis terms, the proper color ... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... "the only thing in painting that excites me to the depths of my soul, and which makes me feel the infinite more than anything ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
They trap Goku in a cage of energy, and force him down into the depths of hell. There, he is tortured in various ways, finally ... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
This equation generalises for a term of n months, P. =. c. ∑. j. =. 1. n. 1. (. 1. +. r. ). j. {\displaystyle P=c\sum _{j=1}^{n ... Witt was a London mathematical practitioner and his book is notable for its clarity of expression, depth of insight and ... In terms of these variables the approximation can be written c. ≈. c. 0. Y. 1. −. e. −. Y. ,. {\displaystyle c\approx c_{0}{\ ... and terms T. {\displaystyle T}. =10-30 years), the monthly note rate is small compared to 1: r. ,,. 1. {\displaystyle r,,1}. so ...
The birds store the seeds in the soil at depths of 2-3 centimetres (0.79-1.18 in) under conditions which favor germination.[18] ... The general short-term effect of nitrogen fertilization on coniferous seedlings is to stimulate shoot growth more so than root ... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... After fertilization, the female cone is termed fruit, which undergoes ripening (maturation). ...
The program also features in-depth examinations of facts behind political and general news stories (particularly as part of a ... Democratic National Committee chairman and campaign manager to Franklin Delano Roosevelt under the first two terms of the New ... Russert also engaged in longer in-depth interviews and hosted panels of experts to discuss the topics featured in that week's ...
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... The length, breadth, and depth of chiropractic clinical training do not support the claim of broad diagnostic competency ... Palmer hypothesized that vertebral joint misalignments, which he termed vertebral subluxations, interfered with the body's ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... It can predict the effect of changes in ambient temperature, bullet seating depth, and barrel length. However, QuickLOAD has ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
It is also important that the soil is made friable and weed-free so that seeding could be done at a uniform depth.[2] ... By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia ... Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. ...
Definition : Depth of flow in the channel directly downstream of a hydraulic structure. Note: its value depends on the regime ... Term of the Dictionary , tailwater depth Term of the Road Dictionary. tailwater depth. * Language : PIARC Road Dictionary / ...
Here, we address the effect of increased snow depth on the variation in species richness and community structure of ... Richness of ECM fungi was lower, while saprotrophic fungi was higher in increased snow depth plots relative to controls. [ ... while others are disfavored resulting in their local extinction due to long-term changes in snow amount. Shifts in species ...
Long-term aerosol optical depth datasets over China retrieved from satellite data Y. Xue2,1, H. Xu3,1, Y. Li3,1, L. Yang4,5, L ... RC C2426: Long-term aerosol optical depth datasets over China retrieved from satellite data, Anonymous Referee #2, 23 Dec ... RC C2426: Long-term aerosol optical depth datasets over China retrieved from satellite data, Anonymous Referee #2, 23 Dec ... Long-term aerosol optical depth datasets over China retrieved from satellite data, Atmos. Meas. Tech. Discuss., 4, 6643-6678, ...
Trophic interactions of fish communities at midwater depths enhance long-term carbon storage and benthic production on ... Over 50% of the biomass of the demersal fish community at depths between 500 and 1800 m is supported by biological rather than ... Global peaks in biomass and diversity of fishes at mid-slope depths are explained by competitive release of the demersal fish ... bypassing the detrital particle flux and transferring carbon to deep long-term storage. ...
Recovering long-term aerosol optical depth series (1976-2012) from an astronomical potassium-based resonance scattering ... Abstract. A 37-year long-term series of monochromatic aerosol optical depth (AOD) has been recovered from solar irradiance ... Recovering long-term aerosol optical depth series (1976-2012) from an astronomical potassium-based resonance scattering ... proving that recovered AOD data series from Mark-I can be used together with PFR and AERONET AOD data to build a long-term AOD ...
Aerosol optical depth (AOD) is an essential climate variable, so we seek to create a long-term AOD record. From MODIS, we have ... Towards a long-term global aerosol optical depth record: applying a consistent aerosol retrieval algorithm to MODIS and VIIRS- ... Aerosol optical depth (AOD) is an essential climate variable, so we seek to create a long-term... ... Towards a long-term global aerosol optical depth record: applying a consistent aerosol retrieval algorithm to MODIS and VIIRS- ...
MUCOUS MEMBRANE GRAFTS IN OCULAR CICATRICIAL PEMPHIGOID: SCHIRMERS TEST AND LONG TERM FORNIX DEPTH OUTCOMES. ... MUCOUS MEMBRANE GRAFTS IN OCULAR CICATRICIAL PEMPHIGOID: SCHIRMERS TEST AND LONG TERM FORNIX DEPTH OUTCOMES. ... For the 13 dry eyes with Schirmers test ,5mm, mean lower fornix depth was smaller 3 ± 2 mm (p=0.005), and upper fornix depth 9 ... mean fornix depth appeared to be maintained long term and measured 6 ± 1 mm in the lower fornix, and 10 ± 3 mm in the upper ...
MeSH terms. MeSH terms. *Electric Stimulation Therapy/instrumentation. *Electric Stimulation Therapy/methods* ... To date, there is no clear guideline on the appropriate depth or a method to achieve reproducibility of the appropriate depth ... Subcutaneous stimulation: how to assess optimal implantation depth.. Abejón D1, Deer T, Verrills P. ... In this small series, we demonstrate a novel concept using a radiofrequency stimulation probe to identify the appropriate depth ...
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Depth Variability of Long-Term pH Trends.. The rate of surface pH decline at Station ALOHA (see Fig. 1) is similar to those ... Beneath the surface layer, the long-term pH trends show considerable variability with depth. The most rapid pH decline in situ ... Depth distributions of carbonic acid system measurements, key physical parameters and seawater pH trends within selected depth ... Long-Term Trends in Seawater pH.. At Station ALOHA, pCO2oce was well below pCO2atm most of the time (see Fig. 1). The ocean was ...
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  • Nine years of daily aerosol optical depth (AOD) measurements have been derived from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) data using the Synergetic Retrieval of Aerosol Properties (SRAP) method over China for the period from August 2002 to August 2011, comprising AODs at 470, 550, and 660 nm. (atmos-meas-tech-discuss.net)
  • A 37-year long-term series of monochromatic aerosol optical depth (AOD) has been recovered from solar irradiance measurements performed with the solar spectrometer Mark-I, deployed at Izaña mountain since 1976. (atmos-meas-tech.net)
  • Although NASA's Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) sensors have provided quantitative information about global aerosol optical depth (AOD) for more than a decade, this period is still too short to create an aerosol climate data record (CDR). (atmos-meas-tech.net)
  • Aerosol optical depth (AOD) is an essential climate variable, so we seek to create a long-term AOD record. (atmos-meas-tech.net)
  • The imposition of a General Sales Tax in mid-2017 nonetheless poses a short-term challenge to household gold buying. (zacks.com)
  • Purpose: We aimed to determine and compare the predictive values of depth of response (DpR) and early tumor shrinkage (ETS) on long-term outcomes in gastric cancer patients treated with trastuzumab. (elsevier.com)
  • Conclusions: DpR and ETS were significant predictors of long-term outcomes in gastric cancer patients treated with first-line trastuzumab. (elsevier.com)
  • The purpose of this study was to characterize sympathetic activity by using waking salivary alpha-amylase (sAA) concentrations in a group of long-term meditation instructors and to examine the association between meditation (depth, dose and duration) and the waking alpha-amylase response. (okstate.edu)
  • The aim of this study was to evaluate long term outcomes of mucous membrane grafts in OCP including fornix depth measurements, and identify optimum criteria for successful fornix reconstruction. (arvojournals.org)
  • Depth-kymography of vocal fold vibrations, part II: Simulations and direct comparisons with 3D-measurements, Frits F.M. de Mul, Nibu A. George, Qingjun Qiu, Gerhard Rakhorst and Harm K. Schutte, Physics in Medicine and Biology, 54, 3955-3977 (2009). (wikipedia.org)
  • Background: Early tumor shrinkage (ETS) and depth of response (DoR) predict overall survival (OS) in first-line trials of chemotherapy ± anti-EGFR monoclonal antibodies in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC). (elsevier.com)
  • Will my baby have good depth perception when older? (aapos.org)
  • Most children with infantile esotropia demonstrate a deficit of depth perception when old enough to be tested reliably. (aapos.org)
  • While you may see product availability reduction in the near-term, please be assured Medline continues to work to diversify production and provide your supply needs. (medline.com)
  • Over 50% of the biomass of the demersal fish community at depths between 500 and 1800 m is supported by biological rather than detrital nutrient flux processes, and we estimate that bentho-pelagic fishes from the UK-Irish continental slope capture and store a volume of carbon equivalent to over 1 million tonnes of CO2 every year. (nih.gov)
  • We suggest that physical and biogeochemical processes alter the acidification rate with depth and time and must therefore be given due consideration when designing and interpreting ocean pH monitoring efforts and predictive models. (pnas.org)
  • The present invention relates to a multilayered f ilter material which has long-term f ilter properties and is formed from a depth filter and a fine filter and to effective and economical processes for manufacturing same. (google.es)
  • In order to provide for the needs of land managers in the near future prior to completion of long-term studies research from these sites will contribute to conceptual and numerical modeling of long-term processes and responses on a continuing basis. (orst.edu)
  • Research under the Program includes research on belowground processes, retrospective, and chronosequence research on ecosystem productivity, modeling long-term productivity to evaluate consequences of management decisions, and investigations on the effects of specific management practices on long-term ecosystem productivity. (orst.edu)
  • Long-term ecosystem productivity is the capacity of the site to support forest ecosystems over generations of humans and trees, as measured against some defined reference. (orst.edu)
  • 2)The shorter the focal length is, the wider the depth of field becomes. (fujifilm.com)
  • however, shallow optical penetration depth prevents linear quantification and clinical translation. (nature.com)
  • The formation of depth hoar in Arctic or Antarctic firn can cause isotopic changes in the accumulating ice. (wikipedia.org)
  • There were long-term survivors who underwent conversion therapy for stage IV GC. (springer.com)
  • The instrument operation is based on the method of resonant scattering, which affords wavelength absolute reference and stability (long-term stability and high precision) in comparison to other instruments based purely on interference filters. (atmos-meas-tech.net)
  • In physics, optical depth or optical thickness is the natural logarithm of the ratio of incident to transmitted radiant power through a material. (wikipedia.org)
  • How do neural networks see depth? (zdnet.com)
  • Our desire to maintain long-term ecosystem productivity, and the legal mandate to do so, includes a desire to maintain options for future use as well as the sustained production of the current mix of forest products and intangible resources. (orst.edu)
  • Long-term ecosystem productivity is determined by the cumulative interaction of soil, biota, climate, natural disturbance, and human activity. (orst.edu)
  • The focus for the research proposed here was derived from discussions within a broad community of people interested in long-term ecosystem productivity (see Appendix I). The authors developed specific objectives, hypotheses, and design in response to the community's input. (orst.edu)
  • Does altering the pattern of succession through species manipulations influence long-term ecosystem productivity? (orst.edu)
  • Does the amount, timing, and distribution of organic matter left on-site influence long-term ecosystem productivity? (orst.edu)
  • High correlation coefficients between AERONET and Mark-I and PFR/Mark-I pairs confirmed a very good linear relationship between instruments, proving that recovered AOD data series from Mark-I can be used together with PFR and AERONET AOD data to build a long-term AOD data series at the Izaña site (1976-now), suitable for future analysis of aerosols trends and inter-annual variability. (atmos-meas-tech.net)
  • By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy . (wikipedia.org)
  • The update reflects a changed program name (previously long-term site productivity), actual research sites selected, newer figures, and makes minor editorial corrections. (orst.edu)
  • This article is part of our in-depth coverage. (irinnews.org)
  • Another term for coverage is depth. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Reads mapping to common areas are stacked on top of one another, hence each point of the genome has a depth of coverage with respect to the number of bases that cover this point. (scienceblogs.com)
  • And, when regions of lower coverage are factored in (to achieve uniform oversampling), a greater total depth of coverage is needed. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Here, we combine natural abundance stable isotope tracers and survey data to show that mid-water and bentho-pelagic-feeding demersal fishes play an important role in the ocean carbon cycle, bypassing the detrital particle flux and transferring carbon to deep long-term storage. (nih.gov)
  • The new D435i RealSense camera includes a new inertial measurement unit (IMU), providing another data point for measuring depth. (zdnet.com)
  • The Centers for Disease Control reports there were 638,169 legal abortions in 2015 - the most recent data available - and 1.3 percent were late-term abortions performed after 20 weeks. (capegazette.com)
  • Original data were recalculated from studies which primarily dealt with both preterm and term infants. (biomedsearch.com)
  • What does Zen training emphasize during its long-term approach to meditation? (frontiersin.org)
  • Nuclear imaging techniques like Positron Emission Tomography (PET) have excellent tracer sensitivity and depth penetration, but face limitations in tracer half-life and radiation dose. (nature.com)
  • Optical depth measures the attenuation of the transmitted radiant power in a material. (wikipedia.org)
  • Encyclopedic Dictionary And Glossary Of Photographic And Chemical Terms. (chestofbooks.com)
  • Thus, the larger the optical depth, the smaller the amount of transmitted radiant power through the material. (wikipedia.org)
  • Optical depth is dimensionless, and in particular is not a length, though it is a monotonically increasing function of optical path length, and approaches zero as the path length approaches zero. (wikipedia.org)
  • The use of the term "optical density" for optical depth is discouraged. (wikipedia.org)
  • In chemistry, a closely related quantity called "absorbance" or "decadic absorbance" is used instead of optical depth: the common logarithm of the ratio of incident to transmitted radiant power through a material, that is the optical depth divided by ln 10. (wikipedia.org)
  • Absorbance is related to optical depth by: τ = A ln ⁡ 10 , {\displaystyle \tau =A\ln 10,} where A is the absorbance. (wikipedia.org)
  • The goal of the study is to examine the short-term effects and safety of a systemic anti-aldosterone medication, eplerenone, in a small group of patients with central serous chorioretinopathy (CSCR). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Moreover, biological tissue does not generate or attenuate the low-frequency magnetic fields used in MPI (10 kHz to 1 MHz) 14 , giving the technique ideal contrast independent of source depth. (nature.com)
  • A 2-ary tree is also called a binary tree , although that term more properly refers to 2-ary trees in which the children of each node are distinguished as being left or right children (with at most one of each type). (wikipedia.org)
  • The modern use of the term "retrograde motion" refers to a celestial body's tendency to move in the opposite direction of other bodies in its system, such as the seven planets' movements and orbits in relation to the sun or their own moons. (reference.com)
  • Thickness, cross-sectional areas and depth of invasion in the prognosis of cutaneous melanoma. (nih.gov)
  • Depending upon where the melanoma is located on the body, the millimeters of depth for each Clark level can vary widely, so one person's Clark's III may be 1 mm, while another person's is 2 mm. (melanoma.org)
  • The federal and provincial governments have stepped in to provide temporary wage increases to long-term care workers who have suddenly been deemed essential during the pandemic, but conditions have far from improved, Ferrier said. (ctvnews.ca)
  • Global peaks in biomass and diversity of fishes at mid-slope depths are explained by competitive release of the demersal fish predators of mid-water organisms, which in turn support benthic fish production. (nih.gov)
  • Intended to define the role of rail in social and economic development, and in responding to growing demands for mobility, the medium to long-term strategic plan must embrace both public service requirements and the need to support business activities, in conjunction with other modes. (railwaygazette.com)
  • OTTAWA -- Conditions in long-term care are breaking the people who staff nursing and retirement homes, leading to worse care for the vulnerable seniors who live there, the head of the Canadian Support Workers Association said. (ctvnews.ca)
  • I'm a (personal support worker) too and I worked in long-term care for years, and I'm broken,' Ferrier said. (ctvnews.ca)
  • Another former Ontario personal support worker, who now works as a long-term care nurse, said the massive workload means she is forced to choose which residents will be neglected. (ctvnews.ca)
  • The Canadian Support Workers Association has been trying to shine a light on the issues for years, and has called for those workers to be licensed, regulated and accredited as a step toward fixing long-term care. (ctvnews.ca)
  • Our series on mental health in New Hampshire concludes with a look at the role of the state psychiatric hospital in responding to crises, and at what happens once a patient leaves, including what's available in terms of treatment, jobs, housing, and community support. (nhpr.org)
  • Support intelligent, in-depth, trustworthy journalism. (pbs.org)
  • Healthcare workers look out from Maison Herron, a long term care home in the Montreal suburb of Dorval, Que. (ctvnews.ca)
  • Working with different healthcare providers allows the patient to learn in-depth information regarding their health and well-being. (aace.com)
  • Here, we address the effect of increased snow depth on the variation in species richness and community structure of ectomycorrhizal (ECM) and saprotrophic fungi. (uio.no)
  • In addition, the long-term SRAP AOD dataset has been implemented in analysing case studies involving dust storms, haze and the characteristics of AOD variation over China over the past nine years. (atmos-meas-tech-discuss.net)
  • In this small series, we demonstrate a novel concept using a radiofrequency stimulation probe to identify the appropriate depth to place the lead. (nih.gov)
  • Subcutaneous stimulation: how to assess optimal implantation depth. (nih.gov)
  • However, no study has used the submucosal dissection depth (DSUB) as a parameter to evaluate the learning curve in ESD, which might be a relevant factor since an optimal resection plane is important to achieve a curative resection and avoid intraoperative complications. (usp.br)
  • 3 For this group of patients, there is a lack of agreement about optimal sex assignment (in terms of the child developing a gender identity that is congruent with his or her rearing) and types of genital surgery associated with the best cosmetic and functional outcome. (aappublications.org)
  • Zen Buddhist meditative practices emphasize the long-term, mindful training of attention and awareness during one's ordinary daily-life activities, the shedding of egocentric behaviors, and the skillful application of one's innate compassionate resources of insight-wisdom toward others and oneself. (frontiersin.org)
  • This is to say nothing of the lack of benefits and job security that has workers trying to cobble together enough hours at several long-term care homes to make a living. (ctvnews.ca)
  • The bill would make late-term abortions, those done after 20 weeks, illegal with penalties against doctors who perform them. (capegazette.com)
  • 1. Are you motivated to make long-term lifestyle changes? (mayoclinic.org)
  • In recent years, a book in the Turkish international relations literature, the Stratejik Derinlik (Strategic Depth) of Foreign Minister Prof. Ahmet Davutoglu, has found a place somewhere between the first and second categories. (jpost.com)
  • The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act-in lawmakers' attempt to do as the name says-includes a mandatory requirement for 401(k) plan sponsors to allow long-term part-time employees to participate in the plan. (plansponsor.com)
  • In essence, the second geostrategic approach was quite proactive, but it was still status quo-oriented in terms of grand strategy. (jpost.com)
  • Miranda Ferrier, president of the association, said she read the military reports about cases of abuse and neglect in Ontario and Quebec long-term care homes with the same disgust and anger as other Canadians. (ctvnews.ca)
  • To see my daughters waving to their mother, and their mother waving back with difficulty in a difficult matter, those are images that will haunt me for the rest of my life," Jacques Nolet, whose wife of 59 years, Micheline Plamondon, is in a Quebec long-term care home, told CTV News. (ctvnews.ca)
  • Quebec has said that all long-term care residents have received their second shot of COVID-19 vaccines, but some worry that time with their loved one could be running out, and spent their Mother's Day waving from a distance. (ctvnews.ca)
  • OBJECTIVE: This study aimed to assess ESD skill acquirement after short-term training sessions by evaluating the submucosal dissection depth (DSUB) and the association with adverse events. (usp.br)
  • Every child is unique, and your child's long-term health depends upon her exact condition. (childrenshospital.org)
  • It also reinforces that Crue Invest's standards in terms of knowledge, expertise and ethical conduct are amongst the best in the country. (moneyweb.co.za)
  • Raising phenol prices can be only a short-term fix and not a long-term solution to deal with acetone length, a phenol buyer said. (icis.com)
  • There are plenty of reasons to be optimistic about the gold mining industry for both the short term and long term. (zacks.com)
  • Of these, 84 patients who were subsequently treated by surgery were classified into four categories according to our previously published classification of stage IV GC, and short- and long-term outcomes were analyzed. (springer.com)
  • In the present study, to clarify the feasibility and efficacy of the conversion surgery, stage IV GC patients were classified into the four categories and were analyzed from the viewpoint of the short- and long-term outcomes following surgery. (springer.com)
  • Long-term capital is in short supply and has become increasingly so since the 2008 financial crisis. (oecd.org)
  • CONCLUSION: Improvement in the learning curve in ESD and a better cognitive ability were seen by the third dissection in these short term training courses. (usp.br)
  • However, most research to date has focused on short-term responses of individual components of ecosystems to individual events and manipulations. (orst.edu)
  • Observers judged relative depth in pairs of images that differed only in the blurriness of the common boundary between two adjoining texture regions, one blurred and one sharply focused. (nih.gov)
  • Two final concepts consider how the long-term meditative training of intuitive functions relates to certain kinds of word-free spatial tasks that involve insightful creative problem-solving. (frontiersin.org)
  • Here, Law360 highlights some of the biggest cases of the term affecting access to justice issues. (law360.com)
  • TORONTO -- The first and second waves of COVID-19 in Canada tore through long-term care homes, causing them to shutter their doors to outside visitors. (ctvnews.ca)
  • We document a significant long-term decreasing trend of −0.0019 ± 0.0002 y −1 in surface pH, which is indistinguishable from the rate of acidification expected from equilibration with the atmosphere. (pnas.org)
  • WASHINGTON - Most young adults haven't given much thought to their own needs as they get older, but a significant number are already providing long-term care for older loved ones, according to a new poll by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. (pbs.org)
  • Results suggest that some fungal species are favored, while others are disfavored resulting in their local extinction due to long-term changes in snow amount. (uio.no)
  • According to Wikipedia , "In economics, a monopoly exists when a specific individual or an enterprise has sufficient control over a particular product or service to determine significantly the terms on which other individuals shall have access to it. (zdnet.com)