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The employment requirements of disabled persons : a study of the development of state supported employment provision.
(University of Plymouth, 2000)
This thesis deals with the historical background concerning the development of disability-related employment measures and the employment exclusion experienced by disabled persons. In particular, the enquiry focuses upon ...
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Following Stroke and Its Dispositional Risk Factors: A Cross-Cultural Study Between British and Chinese
(University of Plymouth, 2008)
Objectives: This thesis aimed to: 1) explore the subjective experiences of British and Chinese stroke patients, 2) investigate the trajectory of post-stroke PTSD and its relationship between alexithymia, health locus of ...
Effects of hyperbaric oxygen on oxidative stress, angiogenesis factors and endothelial cell injury
(University of Plymouth, 2007)
Hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy is the administration of 100% oxygen at more than one atmosphere. It greatly improves tissue oxygenation and facilitates mechanisms of wound healing, which in turn benefits some patients ...