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Thomas Onwhyn: a Life in Illustration (1811 – 1886)
Presenting the results of an internet-based research project into the life and works of Thomas Onwhyn, a nineteenth century artist, illustrator and engraver. The research was undertaken following the discovery of some ...
Wave diffraction from multiple truncated cylinders of arbitrary cross sections
(Elsevier BV, 2019-08)
University of Plymouth Open Access Engagement Infographics
Infographics showing engagement with open access at the University of Plymouth. Features statistics on content growth in the Institutional Repository, PEARL, and usage statistics using data from IRUS-UK. Monthly updates ...
Redescription of Milnesium alpigenum Ehrenberg, 1853 (Tardigrada: Apochela) and a description of Milnesium inceptum sp. nov., a tardigrade laboratory model
(Magnolia Press, 2019-04-16)
<jats:p>Intra- and interspecific variability, being at the very core of alpha taxonomy, has been a long-standing topic of debate among tardigrade taxonomists. Early studies tended to assume that tardigrades exhibit wide ...
Embracing Complexity: understanding the experiences of university-based teacher educators in England.
(UCL-IOE Press, 2019-06-12)
Microdebrider-Assisted Rhinophyma Excision.
Rhinophyma represents a progressive deformity of the nose which leads to cosmetic disfigurement and has a significant impact on the patient's quality of life. This pathological entity originates from hyperplasia of sebaceous ...
Prospective, multicentre study of external ventricular drainage-related infections in the UK and Ireland.
OBJECTIVES: External ventricular drain (EVD) insertion is a common neurosurgical procedure. EVD-related infection (ERI) is a major complication that can lead to morbidity and mortality. In this study, we aimed to establish ...
Current epidemiology of cerebrospinal fluid shunt surgery in the UK and Ireland (2004-2013).
OBJECTIVES: To determine current epidemiology and clinical characteristics of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) shunt surgery, including revisions. METHODS: A retrospective, multicentre, registry-based study was conducted based ...
Increasing motivation and engagement in neurosurgery for medical students through practical simulation-based learning.
Background: Simulation-based learning (SBL) is an essential adjunct to modern surgical education. Our study aimed to evaluate the educational benefit and motivational impact of a pilot practical neurosurgical module. ...