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Botched Abortions Trigger Concern Over Legal Ambiguity In Britain

In a shocking revelation, a recent survey by the Confidential Enquiry into Maternal and Child Health (CEMACH) indicates that there are at least 50 cases // a year nationwide in which babies survive abortion attempts. The systematic investigation by CEMACH, which monitors pregnancy deaths on b...

RNC: Tax and Spend Fever

... John Cohn says, means to leave the rest of the financing question to Congress. But according to both members of Congress and the administration, that ambiguity obscures a specific solution under examination: The employer tax exclusion." (Ezra Klein, "What Obama's Budget Does -- And Doesn't - Say," The America...

Building trust, increasing awareness among minorities

...rs' diagnosis of HPV to infidelity. Nevertheless, after a brief explanation about HPV etiology and transmission, men and women began to understand the ambiguity related to an HPV infection and believed that partners would generally support women as they sought health care for the infection."The results of this...

Controversial New Pool & Spa Safety Act Will Create Public Pool Closures Nationwide

...ionals available to design and implement changes. -- Design professionals are not willing to certify aquatic facilities as compliant due to ambiguity in the law and substantial fines and risk of imprisonment. Controversy and confusion revolves around replacing existing unblockable d...

Collexis Launches Innovative Reviewer Finder to Enhance the $30 Billion Health Research Grant Industry

...prehensive list of pre-defined "Fingerprinted" concepts to make research results more relevant and efficient. This matching of concepts eliminates the ambiguity and lack of priority associated with word searches. The results are often described as "finding needles in many haystacks." Through this novel approac...

Collexis Healthcare to Expand Capabilities for Asklepios Group Utilizing Microsoft Solutions

...prehensive list of pre-defined "Fingerprinted" concepts to make research results more relevant and efficient. This matching of concepts eliminates the ambiguity and lack of priority associated with word searches. The results are often described as "finding needles in many haystacks." Through this novel approac...

Indiana University research at the American College of Sports Medicine annual conference

...d so they could fill out brief reports. If they responded more than 20 minutes after the alarm, their report was disregarded in order to eliminate the ambiguity of "recall." Most studies involving mood and physical activity rely on recall, and compare it to overall physical activity levels, not moment-by-momen...

Polar and NESTA Partner to Offer a New First in Personal Training Certification

..., which can sometimes lead to cancelled memberships," said Harper. "By incorporating Polar heart rate monitor technology into the picture it takes the ambiguity out of working out -- it provides a window to a person's current fitness level, quantifies their efforts, and helps them know exactly what they need t...

High Calcium Intake May Not Help Prevent Fractures, Reports The Harvard Health Letter

...ive studies that followed people for many years, the benefits weren't so clear-cut, reports the March 2008 issue of the Harvard Health Letter. The ambiguity led to trials to test what effect calcium might have on fracture rates. Two studies showed that calcium didn't prevent fractures -- even when taken in...

MDs' reactions to pharma marketing influenced by brand, side effects: Management Insights

...ent Risk Measures Based on Generalized Scenarios by Vadim Lesnevski, Barry L. Nelson, Jeremy Staum The Effects of Statistical Information on Risk and ambiguity Attitudes, and on Rational Insurance Decisions by Peter P. Wakker, Danille R. M. Timmermans, Irma Machielse Final-Offer Arbitration and Risk Aversion...
Ambiguity in Medical Technology

The Oral Cancer Foundation Urges HPV Vaccination for Males

...ructive strains out of over 100 versions of the virus, was first linked to oral cancer more than a decade ago, but research since 2001 has removed any ambiguity about its role as a causative factor in oral cancer in both men and women "Widespread use of the vaccine for both males and females, even if just in r...
Ambiguity in Medical Products

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Ambiguity in Biological News

Streamlining brain signals for speed and efficacy

...sts at the edge of chaos, where small changes can have striking and unanticipated effects, and major stimuli may go unheard. But there is no space for ambiguity when the brain needs to transform head motion into precise eye, head, and body movements that rapidly stabilize our posture and gaze; otherwise, we wo...

Team finds an economical way to boost the vitamin A content of maize

... Department of Agriculture. The innovation involves a new approach for selecting the parent stock for breeding maize, and significantly reduces the ambiguity and expense of finding varieties that yield the highest provitamin A content available. As part of this investigation, the researchers have identified...

Minimum information standards -- all for 1 and 1 for all

...lines propose the range of information to be recorded to document proteomics and molecular interaction data, respectively. The standards aim to reduce ambiguity and capture all the necessary information from an experiment to set the experimental results in both a biological and a methodological context, thereb...

Power emerges from consensus in monkey social networks

...complexity of interactions among group members. "When building a society, it is of utemost importance that signals be informative and any sources of ambiguity minimized," says Krakauer. "This requirement is reflected in the structure and function of communication networks. A goal of this research has been to...

Snakes' virtual glasses, leopard spots and all-optical transistors

... are additional benefits to eliminating calculation-crammed test booklets. Multiple choice tests ease grading demands in large classes, reduce grading ambiguity and inconsistencies between graders, and severely cut back on the numbers of students contesting grades. While standardized test questions for exams l...

Newly discovered birdlike dinosaur is oldest raptor ever found in South America

...specimens of possible dromaeosaurs or early birds have been discovered on southern continents. Nevertheless, their incomplete preservation led to some ambiguity and debate regarding their identities. The new discovery provides definitive evidence that dromaeosaurs also lived in South America, which was par...

Researchers use brain scans to predict behavior

...hint the same way every trial. One speculation was that some of the brain signals they detected might be signs of the brain's struggle to cope with an ambiguity built into the test: the volunteers knew the hint was only accurate 80 percent of the time. "Whether the hint is accurate or not was determined by...
Ambiguity in Biological Technology

NIST's LIDAR may offer peerless precision in remote measurements

...simultaneously every 200 microseconds. Measurement ambiguity in a LIDAR system is due to the fact that, if the ...range." The new NIST LIDAR has a comfortably large ambiguity range of at least 1.5 meterslarge enough to check ...s: the time-of-flight method, which offers a large ambiguity range, and interferometry, which is ultraprecise. ...

Collexis BiomedExperts Fast Approaching 150,000 Registered Users

...prehensive list of pre-defined "fingerprinted" concepts to make research results more relevant and efficient. This matching of concepts eliminates the ambiguity and lack of priority associated with word searches. The results are often described as "finding needles in many haystacks." Through this novel approac...

Collexis Connects Biomedical Researchers and Clinical Scientists with the Collexis Expert Platform for Translational Research

...prehensive list of pre-defined "fingerprinted" concepts to make research results more relevant and efficient. This matching of concepts eliminates the ambiguity and lack of priority associated with word searches. The results are often described as "finding needles in many haystacks." Through this novel approac...

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Deploys Collexis' Reviewer Finder and Journal Dashboard Applications

...prehensive list of pre-defined "fingerprinted" concepts to make research results more relevant and efficient. This matching of concepts eliminates the ambiguity and lack of priority associated with word searches. The results are often described as "finding needles in many haystacks." Through this novel approac...

BioFlorida Selects Collexis' BiomedExperts.com as the Primary Professional Network for its 200 Member Companies and Organizations

...prehensive list of pre-defined "fingerprinted" concepts to make research results more relevant and efficient. This matching of concepts eliminates the ambiguity and lack of priority associated with word searches. The results are often described as "finding needles in many haystacks." Through this novel approac...

True properties of carbon nanotubes measured

...lacement during a test, which is performed inside a transmission electron microscope to provide real-time atomic imaging. "This method removes all ambiguity from testing results," Espinosa said. "We can be certain of all the quantities we have measured, and the results match quantum mechanics predictions v...

Watts Up

...or the longest time, he learned four things: (1) All had access to capital; (2) All were sensitive to stakeholders; (3) All demonstrated tolerance for ambiguity of thought; (4) All reinvented their principle source of revenue. Did you know that Coca Cola started as a mouthwash? R2: What if we reinvented our...

State defensive on new Oracle contract

...of HR, payroll and financial management systems across state agencies. Cattanach's report says the procurement went by the book. Aside from a minor ambiguity in the writing of the RFP that no vendor took advantage of, he found no problems. That hasn't stopped critics from pointing out that three Oracle e...

The use of TaqMaster PCR Enhancer

...bility and artifacts such as primer-dimers (lanes 2-7). Note especially lanes 3 and 4 where a weak positive signal could lead to ambiguity about the results. In contrast, lanes 8 -13 show extremely consistent results. Positive animals can be clearly identified as tho...
Ambiguity in Biological Definition

Ion channel

...ed as tentative. An example is the long-awaited crystal structure of a voltage-gated potassium channel, which was reported in May 2003. One inevitable ambiguity about these structures relates to the strong evidence that channels change conformation as they operate (they open and close, for example), such that ...

Photon

... equation: where ( lambda ) is the wavelength f is the frequency (the symbol ( nu ) is often used instead, but f is used here to avoid ambiguity with v ). This yields two useful relations for kinematic studies: The energy of a photon, E , is given by the equation (or equivalently ) ...
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