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Energization-dependent endogenous activation of proton conductance in skeletal muscle mitochondria.
Leak of protons into the mitochondrial matrix during substrate oxidation partially uncouples electron transport from phosphorylation of ADP, but the functions and source of basal and inducible proton leak in vivo remain ...
The cervical dystonia impact profile (CDIP-58): can a Rasch developed patient reported outcome measure satisfy traditional psychometric criteria?
BACKGROUND: The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are currently producing guidelines for the scientific adequacy of patient reported outcome measures (PROMs) in clinical trials, which will have implications ...
Non-linearities, regime shifts and recovery: The recent influence of climate on Black Sea chlorophyll
The Black Sea ecosystem experienced severe eutrophication-related degradation during the 1970s and 1980s. However, in recent years the Black Sea has shown some signs of recovery which are often attributed to a reduction ...
Exposing the key functions of a complex intervention for shared care in mental health: case study of a process evaluation.
BACKGROUND: Complex interventions have components which can vary in different contexts. Using the Realistic Evaluation framework, this study investigates how a complex health services intervention led to developments in ...
‘In the sunshine’: A case study exploring the impact of a CETL award scheme
This article explores the impact of an award scheme provided by one of the Centres for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETLs). The award scheme provides financial and other support for lecturers teaching higher education ...
Flexible robot manipulators
This new book discusses the very latest developments in modelling, simulation and control of flexible robot manipulators.
Improving student support in professional placement learning: findings from the South west peninsula pilot of a new english national placement quality assurance and enhancement process.
English stakeholder collaboration has resulted in a new quality assurance process for non-medical health and social care placement providers and higher education institutions. This study aimed to discover the impact on ...
The potential impact of poorly controlled Type 1 diabetes mellitus upon women of childbearing age.
Polar diversity of the Tardigrada: A combined morphological / molecular approach.
(Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, 2008-12-31)
POLAR DIVERSITY OF THE TARDIGRADA: A COMBINED MORPHOLOGICAL / MOLECULAR APPROACH C.J. Sands1 , S.J. McInnes1 , N.J. Marley2 , W.P. Goodall-Copestake1 , P. Convey1 , L. Linse1 1 - Natural Environment Research Council, British ...
Assessing fitness for surgery: a comparison of questionnaire, incremental shuttle walk, and cardiopulmonary exercise testing in general surgical patients.
BACKGROUND: Morbidity and mortality are higher in patients with poor preoperative cardiorespiratory reserve. This study aimed to ascertain fitness and therefore risk in elective patients, comparing three measures: Duke ...