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The Daoist Society of Brazil and the Globalization of Orthodox Unity Daoism
(Journal of Daoist Studies, 2013)
Global Capital, Local Conservation, and Ecological Civilization: The Tiejia Ecology Temple and the Chinese Daoist Association’s Green Agenda
<jats:p>Since 1995, the Chinese Daoist Association (CDA) has pursued a green agenda through the publication of declarations, statements and an eight year plan. This agenda has been aided in part by its engagement with global ...
Chinese cultural factors favouring biotechnology research
(Worldviews: Environment, Culture, Religion, 2010-04-01)
This paper summarizes recent European research on social and cultural perceptions of biotechnology research, with a focus on transgenic mice. Secondly it attempts to consider some of the same questions from a Chinese cultural ...
Iron Age landscape changes in the Benoué River Valley, Cameroon
(Quaternary Research (United States), 2019-09-01)
Copyright © 2019 University of Washington. Published by Cambridge University Press. The introduction of agriculture is known to have profoundly affected the ecological complexion of landscapes. In this study, a rapid transition ...
Constructing the Image of a Cardinal-Prince: Child Portraits of Giovanni de’ Medici by Bronzino and Salviati
(Comitatus: A Journal of Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2019)
A host gene expression approach for identifying triggers of asthma exacerbations.
(PloS one, 2019-01)
RATIONALE:Asthma exacerbations often occur due to infectious triggers, but determining whether infection is present and whether it is bacterial or viral remains clinically challenging. A diagnostic strategy that clarifies ...
Forty-five good things: a prospective pilot study of the Three Good Things well-being intervention in the USA for healthcare worker emotional exhaustion, depression, work-life balance and happiness.
(BMJ open, 2019-03-20)
OBJECTIVES:High rates of healthcare worker (HCW) burn-out have led many to label it an 'epidemic' urgently requiring interventions. This prospective pilot study examined the efficacy, feasibility and evaluation of the 'Three ...
The Improvement Readiness scale of the SCORE survey: a metric to assess capacity for quality improvement in healthcare.
(BMC health services research, 2018-12-17)
BACKGROUND:Quality improvement efforts are inextricably linked to the readiness of healthcare workers to take them on. The current study aims to clarify the nature and measurement of Improvement Readiness (IR) by 1) examining ...
A Decade On: Systematic Review of ClinicalTrials.gov Infectious Disease Trials, 2007-2017.
(Open forum infectious diseases, 2019-06)
Background:Registration of interventional trials of Food and Drug Administration-regulated drug and biological products and devices became a legal requirement in 2007; the vast majority of these trials are registered in ...