*  Frontiers | The power-proportion method for intracranial volume correction in volumetric imaging analysis | Neuroscience
... the power-proportion method-for ICV correction. The performance of the new method is demonstrated using data from the PREDICT- ... the power-proportion method-for ICV correction. The performance of the new method is demonstrated using data from the PREDICT- ... To take this relationship into account in volumetric imaging analysis, we propose a power law based method- ... To take this relationship into account in volumetric imaging analysis, we propose a power law based method- ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fnins.2014.00356/full
*  Lung volumes - Wikipedia
... estimates of residual volume have been prepared as a proportion of body mass for infants (18.1 mL/kg), or as a proportion of ... Therefore, measurement of the residual volume has to be done via indirect methods such as radiographic planimetry, body ... Lung volumes and lung capacities refer to the volume of air associated with different phases of the respiratory cycle. The ... Determination of the residual volume is more difficult as it is impossible to "completely" breathe out. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lung_volumes
*  Lymphangioleiomyomatosis - Wikipedia
It is not unusual for DLCO to be reduced out of proportion to forced expiratory volume in 1 second (FEV1). Reduction in DLCO ... The average residual volume was 125% of predicted when measured by plethysmography, but was only 103% of predicted determined ... Preservation of lung volumes in the presence of increased interstitial markings is a radiographic hallmark of LAM that helps ... with gas dilution methods, suggesting significant air trapping in noncommunicating airspaces. Approximately 25% of patients ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lymphangioleiomyomatosis
*  Correlation between a new visual prostate symptom score (VPSS) and uroflowmetry parameters in men with lower urinary tract...
The maximum (Qmax) and average urinary flow rate (Qave), voided volume (VV) and post-void residual (PVR) urine volumes were ... Methods. Men with LUTS were requested to complete the IPSS and VPSS, consisting of pictograms to evaluate urinary frequency, ... can be completed without physician assistance by a significantly larger proportion of men with limited education. We aimed to ... prostate volume, flow rate and residual urine volume. Br J Urol 1995;75(5):622-630.. (13.) Golomb J, Lindner A, Siegel Y, ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/article/Correlation-between-new-visual-prostate/286392527.html
*  Lung volumes - Wikipedia
... estimates of residual volume have been prepared as a proportion of body mass for infants (18.1 mL/kg),[11] or as a proportion ... Therefore, measurement of the residual volume has to be done via indirect methods such as radiographic planimetry, body ... Residual volume: the volume of air remaining in the lungs after a maximal exhalation. ... Lung volumes and lung capacities refer to the volume of air associated with different phases of the respiratory cycle. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Total_Lung_Capacity
*  Hydrostatic weighing - Wikipedia
meters) + 0.016 X Age (yrs.) - 2.003 Residual volume may also be estimated as a proportion of vital capacity (0.24 for men and ... Wilmore, J. H. (1969). "The use of actual predicted and constant residual volumes in the assessment of body composition by ... Siri, SE (1961), "Body composition from fluid spaces and density: analysis of methods", in Brozek J, Henschel A, Techniques for ... The residual volume in the lungs can add error if not measured directly or estimated accurately. Residual volume can be ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrostatic_weighing
*  DIETARY FIBER AND METHOD FOR PREPARING DIETARY FIBER - NUTRIFINA PTY LTD
The invention relates to a soluble antioxidant dietary fiber obtained from pineapple and a method of processing pineapple pulp ... and then diafiltered batchwise with five volume changes of water to remove residual sugars and salts. The resulting washed ... The proportion of free phenolics is low, presumably due to the effectiveness of the washing procedure. The alkali-extracted ... Pineapple pulp was blanched at 90° C. for 1 minute, then washed three times with 2 volumes of water at 50° C. The blanched, ...
  http://www.freepatentsonline.com/y2011/0028427.html
*  Multimodal MR-imaging reveals large-scale structural and functional connectivity changes in profound early blindness | DIAL...
... the proportion vs. residual method, 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2004.03.037 ... The effects of intracranial volume adjustment approaches on multiple regional MRI volumes in healthy aging and Alzheimer's ... Marked effects of intracranial volume correction methods on sex differences in neuroanatomical structures: a HUNT MRI study, ... Increases in cortical volume in the early blind were evident within regions of parietal cortex. Investigating white matter ...
  https://dial.uclouvain.be/pr/boreal/object/boreal:189347
*  Patent US4358361 - Demetalation and desulfurization of oil - Google Patents
... preferably from residual oil, by contact with a novel catalyst. Said catalyst comprises a Group VIII metal and a Group VI metal ... provided that a substantial proportion, for example about 70 or 80% by volume, of its hydrocarbon components boil above 650 F. ... Systems, methods, and catalysts for producing a crude product. US8137536. Jun 1, 2011. Mar 20, 2012. Shell Oil Company. Method ... The process of claim 19 wherein said oil is a residual oil, said residual oil being subjected to cracking following said ...
  http://www.google.com/patents/US4358361?dq=inventor:%22Arthur+R.+Hair%22&ei=VAy0Tsa4NYTl0QGQiqWiBA
*  Static inflation and deflation pressure-volume curves from excised lungs of marine mammals | Journal of Experimental Biology
The deflation data were expressed as a proportion of the maximum inflation volume (including the estimated residual volume of 7 ... A) Total lung capacity (TLC) estimated using two methods. TLC was estimated as the volume of air in the lung between the lower ... the maximum inflation volume. As we had data to different maximum inflation volumes for each sample, we opted for the latter to ... minimum air volume. Mb. body mass. Pamb. ambient pressure. Pao. airway opening pressure. pMAV. proportional minimum air volume ...
  http://jeb.biologists.org/content/214/22/3822
*  Optical Coherence Tomography and Coherence Domain Optical Methods in Biomedicine XV | (2011) | Publications | Spie
Ultra-high speed real-time 4D display system installed in ultra-high speed parallel OCT system at a volume rate of 12 volumes/ ... However, several clinical studies showed that a significant proportion of patients undergoing radiotherapy for hepatocellular ... blood residual, small luminal objects and artifacts). High Pearson's correlation coefficients were found (R = 0.96 - 0.95) ... PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 7889 Optical Coherence Tomography and Coherence Domain Optical Methods in Biomedicine XV Editor(s): James G ...
  http://spie.org/Publications/Proceedings/Volume/7889
*  Plus it
... but within group heterogeneity from the categorical definitions of surgical volume and comorbidity might have caused residual ... A large proportion of patients were excluded because of the inability to find a suitable match. This was most prominent among ... Methods. Overview. We conducted a population based, retrospective cohort study of patients having surgical procedures in ... Male surgeons in this cohort had higher average procedural volumes, which mitigates some of the effect of surgeon sex. Outcomes ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/359/bmj.j4366
*  METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR EFFECTING GAS-LIQUID CONTACT - THE UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO INNOVATIONS FOUNDATION APOLLO ENVIRONMENTAL...
Residual concentrations of hydrogen sulfide less than 0.1 ppm by volume can be attained, if desired. Corresponding removal ... It is possible for this dimension to vary from less than about 0.25:1 to about 1:1 or greater of the proportion of the diameter ... However, with larger size units designed to handle large volumes of gas, it may be desirable to provide a conical perforated ... The method of claim 56 which removes substantially all said sulfur dioxide and leaves a residual amount of hydrogen sulfide, ...
  http://www.sumobrain.com/patents/wipo/Method-apparatus-effecting-gas-liquid/WO1993019836.html
*  High-throughput, low-loss, low-cost, and label-free cell separation using electrophysiology-activated cell enrichment | PNAS
Comparing our method to published DEP methods, the EPACE process is 30× faster than the Hu et al. (22) system, 6× faster than ... but the purity is downgraded by the presence of population A cells in the dead volumes. In effect, the dead volumes act to take ... Purities (the proportion of required cells in the output population) at the output for the above populations were 91.3% and ... High-Volume Separation Performance Using Multipass Protocols.. Whereas enrichment on this scale is of interest, a second or ...
  http://www.pnas.org/content/114/18/4591.full
*  eDucate | Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) overview
Body plethsymography or helium dilution lung volume measurement: Document gas trapping (↑residual volume) from early in the ... Risk of exacerbation by following 3 methods *Population based method using GOLD spirometry classification ... Measurement of diffusing capacity (DLco): Is helpful in patients with breathlessness that may seem out of proportion with the ... Lung volumes and diffusing capacity:. * ... The BODE method gives a composite score:. *A comprehensive ...
  http://www.educatehealth.ca/physician/respirology/chronic-obstructive-pulmonary-disease-
*  Two steps forward in bedside monitoring of lung mechanics: transpulmonary pressure and lung volume | Critical Care | Full Text
An open circuit method for measuring residual air. J Clin Invest 1940, 19: 609-618. 10.1172/JCI101163PubMed CentralView Article ... b. Wash-out methods. When tracer gas is added to or washed from the lungs during ventilation with serial fixed tidal volumes, ... The proportion of helium remaining in the bag after the equilibration period provides a direct dilution estimate of FRC, which ... Yernault JC, Pride N, Laszlo G: How the measurement of residual volume developed after Davy (1 800). Eur Respir J 2000, 16: 561 ...
  https://ccforum.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/cc12528
*  Isolation of bovine plasma albumin by liquid chromatography and its polymerization for use in immunohematology
Analytical methods. Protein concentration was determined by the biuret method. Albumin purity was determined by electrophoresis ... The filtrate volume, which became 7,000 ml at this step, was reduced to 2,000 ml with a 10-kDa Pellicon cassette system. The ... Sodium caprylate was then added at the proportion of 0.16 mmol/g albumin, and ethanol was added to a final concentration of 9 ... After sample application, corresponding to the first cycle, the chromatographic column was washed with 2 total gel volumes (TV ...
  http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0100-879X2001000800002&lng=en&nrm=iso
*  Lung - Wikipedia
... the remainder of the air is called the residual volume. Together these terms are referred to as lung volumes. Pulmonary ... In particular, how much a person is able to exhale in one second (called forced expiratory volume (FEV1) as a proportion of how ... Crocodilians also rely on the hepatic piston method, in which the liver is pulled back by a muscle anchored to the pubic bone ( ... At this point the lungs contain the functional residual capacity (FRC) of air, which, in the adult human, has a volume of about ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lung
*  William Ames - Wikipedia
Ames was much influenced in terms of method by Ramism, and opposed the residual teaching of Aristotle. His De Conscientia, ejus ... were collected at Amsterdam in five volumes. Only a small proportion was translated into English. Ames' thought was ... Jameela Lares, "William Ames," The Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 281: British Rhetoricians and Logicians, 1500-1660 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Ames
*  Brazing - Wikipedia
Torch brazing is by far the most common method of mechanized brazing in use. It is best used in small production volumes or in ... The geometry of the braze joint is also a crucial factor to consider, as is the rate and volume of production required. The ... Copper may be added to lower gold proportion, chromium to compensate for loss of corrosion resistance, and boron for improving ... Temperature uniformity is maintained on the work piece when heating in a vacuum, greatly reducing residual stresses due to slow ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brazing
*  Oil sands - Wikipedia
... hydrocarbons residual bitumen, fine silts (mature fine tails MFT), and water. Large volumes of tailings are a byproduct of ... Several methods use solvents, instead of steam, to separate bitumen from sand. Some solvent extraction methods may work better ... Between 2 and 4.5 volume units of water are used to produce each volume unit of synthetic crude oil in an ex-situ mining ... This proportion was (as of 2008) expected to increase in coming decades as bitumen production grows while conventional oil ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oil_sands
*  Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Christchurch - Wikipedia
60,000 with a residual debt of £4,000). It "speaks volumes for the value average Catholic placed on their faith" that such ... He wrote later that the Roman basilica style was chosen because " ... the proportion of height to length and breadth in the ... F.W. Petre at the archINFORM database., based on the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography Volume Two (1870-1900), 1993) ... This knowledge allowed Petre to require innovative methods during construction such as pouring heart walls with concrete and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cathedral_of_the_Blessed_Sacrament,_Christchurch
*  Placer mining - Wikipedia
There are many different places gold could be placed, such as a residual, alluvial, and a bench deposit. Residual deposits are ... A number of methods are used to mine placer gold and gems, both in terms of extracting the minerals from the ground, and ... Once a placer deposit is located by gold panning, the miner usually shifts to equipment that can treat volumes of sand and ... A rocker box (or "cradle") is capable of greater volume than a gold pan, and it is more portable and requires less ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Placer_mining
*  Gas blending for scuba diving - Wikipedia
Methods used include batch mixing by partial pressure or by mass fraction, and continuous blending processes. Completed blends ... In the presence of large volumes of high-pressure oxygen, one corner of Fire Triangle exists in good measure. It is vital the ... This is usually achieved by using a suitable grade of oil and an extra in-line filter to reduce the residual oil contamination ... When the cylinder cools, the gas pressure falls resulting in a reduced volume of breathable gas available to the diver. There ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gas_blending_for_scuba_diving
*  Soil mechanics - Wikipedia
There are many methods for measuring particle-size distribution. The two traditional methods are sieve analysis and hydrometer ... is the ratio of volume of voids to the total volume, and is related to the void ratio: n = V v V t = V v V s + V v = e 1 + e {\ ... Soils that are not transported are called residual soils-they exist at the same location as the rock from which they were ... Total stress increases with increasing depth in proportion to the density of the overlying soil. It is not possible to ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soil_mechanics