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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Bridging the Gap After Physical Therapy: Clinical–Community Linkages With Older Adult Physical Activity Programs

Sarah Fishleder, Miruna Petrescu-Prahova, Jeffrey R Harris, Lesley Steinman, Marlana Kohn, Kimberly Bennett and Christian D Helfrich.

in Innovation in Aging

P ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Cell Biology; Geropsychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 7595 words.

Abstract

Background and Objectives

Many barriers exist to older adult participation in physical activity, despite...

Loneliness and Anxiety About Aging in Adult Day Care Centers and Continuing Care Retirement Communities

Liat Ayalon.

in Innovation in Aging

P ublished online July 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Cell Biology; Geropsychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 7018 words.

Abstract

Background and Objectives

The present study compares how 2 settings: adult day care centers (ADCCs) and...

Comparative transcriptomics of cyprinid minnows and carp in a common wild setting: a resource for ecological genomics in freshwater communities

Trevor J Krabbenhoft and Thomas F Turner.

in DNA Research

February 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 9170 words.

Abstract

Comparative transcriptomics can now be conducted on organisms in natural settings, which has greatly enhanced understanding of genome–environment...

Mobility and Vitality Lifestyle Program (MOVE UP): A Community Health Worker Intervention for Older Adults With Obesity to Improve Weight, Health, and Physical Function

Elizabeth M Venditti, Janice C Zgibor, Joni Vander Bilt, Lori A Kieffer, Robert M Boudreau, Lora E Burke, Nancy W Glynn, John M Jakicic, Kenneth J Smith, Linda N Semler, Judith R Rager, Steven M Albert and Anne B Newman.

in Innovation in Aging

P ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Cell Biology; Geropsychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 12095 words.

Abstract

Background and Objectives

Obesity rates in adults ≥65 years have increased more than other age groups in...

The Laboratory Genetic Counselor as an Educator

Eric Rosenthal and April L. Studinski Jones.

in Practical Genetic Counseling for the Laboratory

February 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics. 7057 words.

The laboratory genetic counselor is commonly called upon to serve as an educational resource within the genetic testing laboratory. This chapter outlines this unique genetic counseling...

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Kleitman, Nathaniel

Dennis Wepman.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online September 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology. 1197 words.

Kleitman, Nathaniel (26 April 1895–13 August 1999), physiologist and sleep researcher, was born in Kishinev, Russia, the capital of the province of Bessarabia (now Moldova). Although the...

Myocardial Infarction

David Seiden and Siobhan A. Corbett.

in Lachman's Case Studies in Anatomy

February 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Preclinical Medicine; Anatomy. 2135 words.

Case 21 introduces A 52-year-old insurance adjuster is brought to a small rural community hospital in an ambulance. His wife, who accompanied him, states that they were on vacation in a...

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Time-series metagenomic analysis reveals robustness of soil microbiome against chemical disturbance

Hiromi Kato, Hiroshi Mori, Fumito Maruyama, Atsushi Toyoda, Kenshiro Oshima, Ryo Endo, Genki Fuchu, Masatoshi Miyakoshi, Ayumi Dozono, Yoshiyuki Ohtsubo, Yuji Nagata, Masahira Hattori, Asao Fujiyama, Ken Kurokawa and Masataka Tsuda.

in DNA Research

December 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 9664 words.

Soil microbial communities have great potential for bioremediation of recalcitrant aromatic compounds. However, it is unclear which taxa and genes in the communities, and how they...

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Design and Experimental Application of a Novel Non-Degenerate Universal Primer Set that Amplifies Prokaryotic 16S rRNA Genes with a Low Possibility to Amplify Eukaryotic rRNA Genes

Hiroshi Mori, Fumito Maruyama, Hiromi Kato, Atsushi Toyoda, Ayumi Dozono, Yoshiyuki Ohtsubo, Yuji Nagata, Asao Fujiyama, Masataka Tsuda and Ken Kurokawa.

in DNA Research

April 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 5829 words.

The deep sequencing of 16S rRNA genes amplified by universal primers has revolutionized our understanding of microbial communities by allowing the characterization of the diversity of the...

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Solution Hybrid Selection Capture for the Recovery of Functional Full-Length Eukaryotic cDNAs From Complex Environmental Samples

Claudia Bragalini, Céline Ribière, Nicolas Parisot, Laurent Vallon, Elsa Prudent, Eric Peyretaillade, Mariangela Girlanda, Pierre Peyret, Roland Marmeisse and Patricia Luis.

in DNA Research

December 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 5514 words.

Eukaryotic microbial communities play key functional roles in soil biology and potentially represent a rich source of natural products including biocatalysts. Culture-independent molecular...

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General practice

Edited by Kapil Sugand, Miriam Berry, Imran Yusuf, Aisha Janjua, Chris Bird, David Metcalfe, Harveer Dev and Sri Thrumurthy.

in Oxford Handbook for Medical School

April 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Preclinical Medicine; Medical Skills. 1966 words.

General practice makes up the primary healthcare sector and is the first port of call for every patient who needs medical advice to a referral to a hospital specialist. There is a vast...

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Dissecting sub-epicardial hematoma—challenges to surgical management

Prem S. Shekar, James R. Stone and Gregory S. Couper.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 1256 words.

A 67-year-old man developed a large dissecting sub-epicardial hematoma of his heart following a percutaneous coronary interventional procedure. While undergoing a dilatation of in-stent...

Current status and recommendations for use of the frozen elephant trunk technique: a position paper by the Vascular Domain of EACTS

Malakh Shrestha, Jean Bachet, Joseph Bavaria, Thierry P. Carrel, Ruggero De Paulis, Roberto Di Bartolomeo, Christian D. Etz, Martin Grabenwöger, Michael Grimm, Axel Haverich, Heinz Jakob, Andreas Martens, Carlos A. Mestres, Davide Pacini, Tim Resch, Marc Schepens, Paul P. Urbanski and Martin Czerny.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 6404 words.

The implementation of new surgical techniques offers chances but carries risks. Usually, several years pass before a critical appraisal and a balanced opinion of a new treatment method are...

Presence of Myocardial Damage Predicts Future Development of Hypertension in a Normotensive Japanese General Population: The Yamagata (Takahata) Study

Yuki Honda, Tetsu Watanabe, Harutoshi Tamura, Satoshi Nishiyama, Hiroki Takahashi, Takanori Arimoto, Tetsuro Shishido, Takuya Miyamoto, Yoko Shibata, Tsuneo Konta, Takamasa Kayama and Isao Kubota.

in American Journal of Hypertension

April 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Anatomy. 4794 words.

Abstract

BACKGROUND

A modest rise in blood pressure (BP) reportedly increases cardiovascular mortality despite not...

Sma3s: A Three-Step Modular Annotator for Large Sequence Datasets

Antonio Muñoz-Mérida, Enrique Viguera, M. Gonzalo Claros, Oswaldo Trelles and Antonio J. Pérez-Pulido.

in DNA Research

August 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 7137 words.

Automatic sequence annotation is an essential component of modern ‘omics’ studies, which aim to extract information from large collections of sequence data. Most existing tools use sequence...

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MetaVelvet-SL: an extension of the Velvet assembler to a de novo metagenomic assembler utilizing supervised learning

Afiahayati, Kengo Sato and Yasubumi Sakakibara.

in DNA Research

February 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 6296 words.

The assembly of multiple genomes from mixed sequence reads is a bottleneck in metagenomic analysis. A single-genome assembly program (assembler) is not capable of resolving metagenome...

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Captured metagenomics: large-scale targeting of genes based on ‘sequence capture’ reveals functional diversity in soils

Lokeshwaran Manoharan, Sandeep K. Kushwaha, Katarina Hedlund and Dag Ahrén.

in DNA Research

December 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 7508 words.

Microbial enzyme diversity is a key to understand many ecosystem processes. Whole metagenome sequencing (WMG) obtains information on functional genes, but it is costly and inefficient due...

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Paediatrics

Edited by Kapil Sugand, Miriam Berry, Imran Yusuf, Aisha Janjua, Chris Bird, David Metcalfe, Harveer Dev and Sri Thrumurthy.

in Oxford Handbook for Medical School

April 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Preclinical Medicine; Medical Skills. 7633 words.

A whistle-stop tour that covers virtually the whole of medicine but in children. The chapter covers neonatology, including the management of premature babies, the physiology behind neonatal...

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Palliative medicine

Edited by Kapil Sugand, Miriam Berry, Imran Yusuf, Aisha Janjua, Chris Bird, David Metcalfe, Harveer Dev and Sri Thrumurthy.

in Oxford Handbook for Medical School

April 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Preclinical Medicine; Medical Skills. 3717 words.

The chapter underlines the importance of early involvement of the palliative care team to help patients to live better and longer. Palliative care is a multidisciplinary specialty and the...

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Psychiatry

Edited by Kapil Sugand, Miriam Berry, Imran Yusuf, Aisha Janjua, Chris Bird, David Metcalfe, Harveer Dev and Sri Thrumurthy.

in Oxford Handbook for Medical School

April 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Preclinical Medicine; Medical Skills. 5608 words.

This chapter covers all major psychiatric presentations and how to take a psychiatric history and from this, make a formulation detailing predisposing, precipitating, perpetuating, and...

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