The amount of plastic in the ocean is a lot worse than we thought, study says

If you're sad when you see stories about dead whales washing ashore with dozens of pounds of plastic in their bellies or feel guilty when you forget to bring your reusable bags to the grocery store, there's a good reason.
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Publication date: Available online 16 April 2019Source: Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical CareAuthor(s): Daniela Godoroja, Massimiliano Sorbello, Michael MargarsonAbstractAirway management is often the major concern of anaesthetists when presented with a morbidly obese patient for general anaesthesia. All anaesthetists are encountering increasing numbers of these patients, presenting for all types of surgery. With the particular experience gained from bariatric surgery worldwide, there is now a greater evidence base to support and guide our practice.This review article aims to provide an update of the key points in safe a...
Source: Trends in Anaesthesia and Critical Care - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 16 April 2019Source: Best Practice &Research Clinical AnaesthesiologyAuthor(s): Bernd Saugel, Karim Kouz, Phillip Hoppe, Kamal Maheshwari, Thomas W.L. ScheerenAbstractBlood pressure is the main determinant of organ perfusion. Hypotension is common in patients having surgery and in critically ill patients. The severity and duration of hypotension is associated with hypoperfusion and organ dysfunction. Hypotension is mostly treated reactively after low blood pressure values have already occurred. However, prediction of hypotension before it becomes clinically apparent would allow the cl...
Source: Best Practice and Research Clinical Anaesthesiology - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
Date: Thursday, 05 30, 2019; Speaker: Dr. Karen Berman , National Institute of Mental Health; Building 10; Lipsett ; Videocast Event
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Date: Friday, 06 07, 2019; Speaker: Mina J. Bissell, Distinguished Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Labortory; Building: Building 10 (Clinical Center); Lipsett Amphitheater; CME Credit; Videocast Event
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Date: Monday, 04 22, 2019; Speaker: Miranda Broadney , Using FreeStyle Libre Pro Continuous Glucose Monitor in youth , The Yanovski group, DTM, NICHD; Younghoon Jang, Transcriptional regulation of post-natal adipose tissue development, The Ge group, CEB, NIDDK; Building: Building 10 (Clinical Center); Solarium Conference Room 9S233 (old Bunim Room)
Source: NIH Calendar of Events - Category: American Health Source Type: events
Date: Friday, 05 03, 2019; Speaker: Dr. Rajat Madan, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Infectious Disease Division, University of Cincinatti; Building: Building 40; Videocast Event
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Date: Monday, 05 06, 2019; Speaker: Jaime Hernandez, J.D., M.Be., Management and Program Analyst, OHRP; Yvonne Lau, MBBS, MBHL, PhD, Director, Division of Education and Development, OHRP; Building: Building 50
Source: NIH Calendar of Events - Category: American Health Source Type: events
Date: Friday, 05 10, 2019; Speaker: Felix Y. Feng, Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, UCSF; Building: Building 10 (Clinical Center); Lipsett Amphitheater; CME Credit; Videocast Event
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Brentwood-based AAC Holdings Inc., the parent company of American Addiction Centers, is exploring a plan to sell some of its properties, and in turn lease the facilities, to boost the company's financials, according to AAC ’s annual report filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Chairman and CEO Michael Cartwright discussed the real estate review during the company’s fourth-quarter and year-end earnings call Tuesday. While no decisions have been made, Cartwright said selling portions…
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Authors: Biagioni B, Vitiello G, Bormioli S, Tarrini D, Lombardi C, Rossi O, Parronchi P Abstract Summary: Atopy is the result of the influence of environmental factors on genetically predisposed individuals. Migration flows represent an interesting model to study the possible reciprocal roles of genes and environment. In this review the following issues influencing the development of allergic sensitization and/or atopic disorders in migrants will be rooted out: 1) ethnicity, genetic polymorphisms and risk of atopy; 2) double faceted effects of parasitic infestations; 3) biodiversity loss and industrial progress. M...
Source: European Annals of Allergy and Clinical Immunology - Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Eur Ann Allergy Clin Immunol Source Type: research
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