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Back stool

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

Four-legged stool to which a back has been added; in historic usage the term is sometimes used loosely to denote a chair without arms.

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Back stool

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

Four-legged stool to which a back has been added; in historic usage the term is sometimes used loosely to denote a chair without arms.

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Back stool

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 26 words.

Four-legged stool to which a back has been added; in historic usage the term is sometimes used loosely to denote

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Back stool

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design. 24 words.

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Tabouret

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 106 words.

Low stool, without back or arms, for one person. Early examples were drum-shaped (tabouret means ‘drum’), but later examples

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Splint-bottomed chair

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

Type of American chair in which the seat consists of woven strips of hickory or oak. Such seats were used in mid-17th century back-stools, and continued to be used up to the 20th century.

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Tabouret

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

Low stool, without back or arms, for one person. Early examples were drum-shaped (tabouret means ‘drum’), but later examples were variously shaped. In 18th-century France the right of...

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faldstool

Edited by F. L. Cross and E. A. Livingstone.

in The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church

January 2005; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Christianity. 75 words.

In the RC Church the folding stool used in the *sanctuary by bishops and other prelates when they do not occupy the throne. The absence of a back enables it to be used both for sitting on...

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Tabouret

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design. 56 words.

Low stool, without back or arms, for one person. Early examples were drum-shaped (tabouret means ‘drum’), but later examples were variously shaped. In 18th-century France the right of...

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Epidemic Diarrhea due to Enterotoxigenic <i>Escherichia coli</i>

Mark E. Beatty, Penny M. Adcock, Stephanie W. Smith, Kyran Quinlan, Laurie A. Kamimoto, Samantha Y. Rowe, Karen Scott, Craig Conover, Thomas Varchmin, Cheryl A. Bopp, Kathy D. Greene, Bill Bibb, Laurence Slutsker and Eric D. Mintz.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

February 2006; p ublished online February 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 3553 words.

Background . In June 1998, we investigated one of the largest foodborne outbreaks of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli gastroenteritis reported in...

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Throne

Dominique Collon, Tessa Garton, Jane Geddes, Bruce Tattersall, Walter Smith, Sian E. Jay and David M. Jones.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design. 11034 words.

Ceremonial chair or seat, usually that of a sovereign or ecclesiastical dignitary, often placed in an elevated position and accompanied by a footstool, a cloth hanging and a canopy.

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Multi-State Outbreaks of Acute Gastroenteritis Traced to Fecal-Contaminated Oysters Harvested in Louisiana

Debra E. Berg, Melvin A. Kohn, Thomas A. Farley and Louise M. McFarland.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

May 2000; p ublished online May 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 3800 words.

Norwalk-like viruses (NLVs), or small round structured viruses, are known to cause acute gastroenteritis associated with eating contaminated shellfish. Between 1993 and 1996, three...

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Tendo Mokko

Overview page. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art.

(established 1940)

From its beginnings as a woodworkers' cooperative it began manufacturing munitions boxes and, in conjunction with the Industrial Arts Institute (IAI), plywood...

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Adenovirus

Edited by Mike Sharland.

in Manual of Childhood Infections

April 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Paediatrics; Infectious Diseases. 2194 words.

Amoebiasis, caused by Entamoeba histolytica, only occurs in humans and primates. E. histolytica is indistinguishable from the non-pathogenic dispar and moshkovskii. E. histolytica occurs...

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Vertebral Osteomyelitis Due to Salmonellae: Report of Two Cases and Review

Edwin M. Santos and Francisco L. Sapico.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

August 1998; p ublished online August 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 0 words.

We describe two patients with salmonella vertebral osteomyelitis (SVO) and review 44 cases in the English-language literature. There was male predominance (distribution, 1.7:1), primarily...

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An Outbreak of Gastrointestinal Illness and Erythema Nodosum from Grated Carrots Contaminated with <i>Yersinia pseudotuberculosis</i>

Katri Jalava, Marjaana Hakkinen, Miia Valkonen, Ulla-Maija Nakari, Taito Palo, Saija Hallanvuo, Jukka Ollgren, Anja Siitonen and J. Pekka Nuorti.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

November 2006; p ublished online November 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4216 words.

BackgroundOutbreaks of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis infection have been epidemiologically linked to fresh produce, but the bacterium has not been recovered from the food items...

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Comparative evaluation of the use of artificial neural networks for modelling the epidemiology of schistosomiasis mansoni

T.A. Hammad, M.F. Abdel-Wahab, N. DeClaris, A. El-Sahly, N. El-Kady and G.T. Strickland.

in Transactions of The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene

August 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Medicine; Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Public Health and Epidemiology. 0 words.

Abstract

There has been a marked increase in the application of approaches based on artificial intelligence (AI) in the field of computer science and medical...

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Ndahura and the Bird that Blazed in the Dark

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

(Nyoro/Uganda)

Ndahura was a mythic hero.

When Isimbwa grew up, he married in the world of spirits and had a son called Kyomya. Unlike his father, Isimbwa could visit the...

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Midwifery

Caryn E. Neumann.

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

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1513 words.

Midwives provided the great majority of medical care for African American families in the antebellum years. Best known for assisting women through childbirth, these older women also...

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N026 IBDoc® self-care/point-of-care calportectin test: Early value in a district general hospital inflammatory bowel disease service

P Avery and R Wilson.

in Journal of Crohn's and Colitis

January 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Clinical Medicine; Gastroenterology; Gastro-intestinal and Colorectal Surgery; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 0 words.

Abstract

Background

Faecal Calprotectin samples at the trust are a current send away test. These can take 3–6 weeks...

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Jaundice

Richard Thompson.

in Oxford Textbook of Medicine

P ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gastroenterology. 6496 words.

Physiology of bilirubin

All haem molecules are degraded in macrophages by haem oxygenase to biliverdin, and thence by biliverdin reductase to bilirubin,...

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