The Effectiveness of Convalescent Plasma and Hyperimmune Immunoglobulin for the Treatment of Severe Acute Respiratory Infections of Viral Etiology: A Systematic Review and Exploratory Meta-analysis
in The Journal of Infectious Diseases
January 2015; p ublished online July 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 6190 words.
Background. Administration of convalescent plasma, serum, or hyperimmune immunoglobulin may be of clinical benefit for treatment of severe acute...
in A Dictionary of Astronomy
January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 62 words.
A state of matter consisting of ions and electrons moving freely. Stars consist of plasma, and plasmas exist in interstellar
in A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering
January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 93 words.
1. A state of matter resulting from the ionization of gases in which the number of positive and negative
in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering
January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 18 words.
Ionized gas containing roughly equal numbers of ions and electrons. Used in welding, cutting, and metal spraying.
in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences
January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 31 words.
A low-density, high-temperature, completely ionized gas, consisting of free atomic nuclei and free electrons. Overall it is electrically neutral. It