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mass burn

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

The deliberate incineration of unsorted solid waste material.

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mass burn

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

The deliberate incineration of unsorted solid waste material.

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mass burn

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 10 words.

The deliberate incineration of unsorted solid waste material.

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mass burn

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 10 words.

The deliberate *incineration of unsorted *solid waste material.

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mass burn

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 10 words.

The deliberate *incineration of unsorted *solid waste material.

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21 Burn Mass Casualty Incident: What About the Children?

A Fast and S Wang.

in Journal of Burn Care & Research

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Acute Medicine; Emergency Medicine; Critical Care; Surgery. 0 words.

Abstract

Introduction

Preparing for a Burn Mass Casualty Incident (BMCI) is challenging. Preparing for an incident...

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410 Effects of the Combination of Daily Insulin plus Resistance Exercise During the Unloading and Reloading Phases Following Burn and Disuse in Rats on Body Mass, Food Intake and Fat Mass

L A Baer, K Nutall, J Burchfield, S Vincent, K I Stanford, J Song, S W Wolf and C E Wade.

in Journal of Burn Care & Research

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Acute Medicine; Emergency Medicine; Critical Care; Surgery. 0 words.

Abstract

Introduction

Treatment and recovery of patients with severe traumatic injuries is impacted by an increase...

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incineration

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 22 words.

The process of burning solid waste and other material, under controlled conditions, to produce ash. See also mass burn

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bomb calorimeter

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier.

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering. 58 words.

A device used to determine the calorific value (CV) of a fuel. A small mass of the fuel is burned

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burning rate

Carl Schaschke.

in A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 60 words.

The rate at which a defined mass of a solid or liquid burns and is measured in the direction normal to the surface. The ...

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red dwarf

E. Julius Dasch.

in A Dictionary of Space Exploration

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 66 words.

Any star that is cool, faint, and small (about one-tenth the mass and diameter of the Sun). Red dwarfs burn

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heat of combustion

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 29 words.

The amount of heat released when a given mass or volume of a substance is completely burned to form incombustible products (e.g. water and carbon dioxide)....

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Incidence and epidemiology

Nicholas Marsden.

Edited by Iain S. Whitaker, Kayvan Shokrollahi and William A. Dickson.

in Burns (OSH Surgery)

May 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Surgery; Dermatology. 1490 words.

Burns is a global injury with devastating outcomes. Over 95% of burns occurs in low-income countries. The incidence is particularly significant in vulnerable groups. Scalds are the...

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231 Decrease of Mitochondrial Fusion Protein MFN1 and Associated Myogenin Inhibition in Response to Severe Burn

N Karbhari, C Geng, J Song and S Wolf.

in Journal of Burn Care & Research

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Acute Medicine; Emergency Medicine; Critical Care; Surgery. 0 words.

Abstract

Introduction

Severe burn-induced muscle mass loss is primarily a result of protein degradation and...

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low-mass star

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

A loose term, sometimes including stars of mass a little greater than that of the Sun, and sometimes used only of stars of less than a few tenths of a solar mass, but still with sufficient...

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low-mass star

Edited by Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

P ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics; Astronomical Instrumentation, Methods, and Techniques; Galaxies. 73 words.

A loose term, sometimes including stars of mass a little greater than that of the Sun, and sometimes used only of stars of less than a few tenths of a solar mass, but still with sufficient...

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The Use of a Silver–Nylon Dressing During Evacuation of Military Burn Casualties

Amit Aurora, Alexander Beasy, Julie A Rizzo and Kevin K Chung.

in Journal of Burn Care & Research

June 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Acute Medicine; Emergency Medicine; Critical Care; Surgery. 3178 words.

Abstract

The military has used silver–nylon dressings as a topical antimicrobial on combat-related burns for the past 15 years. However, their clinical...

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19 Training the Masses; Preparing for a Burn Disaster Through Education of Burn Surge Facilities

A Fast, S Taylor and S Wang.

in Journal of Burn Care & Research

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Acute Medicine; Emergency Medicine; Critical Care; Surgery. 0 words.

Abstract

Introduction

During a burn mass casualty incident, smaller hospitals may be called upon to care for burn...

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464 A Community Outreach Effort: Making a Big Difference with Small Burn Injuries

K M Conlon, M A Marano, R Lee, R Burgos, M Dimler, E Crann, P Alem, M Roberts and O Okwindo.

in Journal of Burn Care & Research

April 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Acute Medicine; Emergency Medicine; Critical Care; Surgery. 0 words.

Abstract

Introduction

With an increase in urgicenters and walk-in clinics, our burn center (BC) has seen a...

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Life History, Secondary Production, and Ecosystem Significance of Acridid Grasshoppers in Annually Burned and Unburned Tallgrass Prairie

C. K. Meyer, M. R. Whiles and R. E. Charlton.

in American Entomologist

January 2002; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 0 words.

Secondary production of the acridid community on Konza Prairie Biological Station, Kansas, was estimated to evaluate its significance to energy and nutrient cycling in annually burned and...

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Burns, Anthony, Trial of

Gordon S. Barker.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1395 words.

On 24 May 1854, after leaving the secondhand clothing shop owned by Coffin Pitts on Boston's Brattle Street, Anthony Burns was arrested by the notorious slave catcher Asa Butman and...

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