Experimental study on using water mist containing potassium compounds to suppress methane/air explosions - Liu Z, Zhong X, Zhang Q, Lu C.

To understand the suppression effects of different potassium compounds on methane/air explosions, a 20-L spherical explosion system and a high-speed camera were used to obtain the explosion overpressure and the flame morphology for explosions at different ...
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Publication date: Available online 4 June 2020Source: Stem Cell ReportsAuthor(s): Baskar Ramdas, Raghuveer Singh Mali, Lakshmi Reddy Palam, Ruchi Pandey, Zhigang Cai, Santhosh Kumar Pasupuleti, Sarah S. Burns, Reuben Kapur
Source: Stem Cell Reports - Category: Stem Cells Source Type: research
Credit: u/USMCinUSABy Jan LundiusSTOCKHOLM / ROME, Jun 5 2020 (IPS) Another episode of the spectacular show that could be called The Greatest Story Ever Told: The Saga of the Trump Presidency, scripted and acted by Trump himself, took place on 1st of June. As U.S. cities were scenes of demonstrations and looting, President Trump declared himself to be ”the president of law and order” and said he was going to dispatch ”thousands and thousands” of law enforcement personell to Washington, to stop the ”destruction of property”. Meanwhile, tear gas, rubber bullets, shields and horses were us...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Tags: Crime & Justice Environment Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights North America Religion TerraViva United Nations Water & Sanitation Source Type: news
(Boston Children's Hospital) For the first time, growing human skin cell capable of growing hair embedded with fat and nerve cells is a reality. The platform could have applications for testing cosmetics, drugs, and burn treatments along with creating other cultured human organ models, including the inner ear.
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Publication date: Available online 3 June 2020Source: BurnsAuthor(s): Mehdi Ayaz
Source: Burns - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research
Publication date: June 2020Source: Burns, Volume 46, Issue 4Author(s):
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Publication date: Available online 30 May 2020Source: BurnsAuthor(s): Mohammad Hossein Farjah, Mohammad Reza Farahpour
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Credit: Unsplash / Gabriel BenoisBy Fairuz AhmedNEW YORK, Jun 4 2020 (IPS) Maliha Masud (25), was promised an affluent life and opportunities for higher education. A bright student studying Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, she wanted to complete her studies and become someone her parents would be proud of. She was promised an opportunity to get her Master’s degree from a good university in the United States but, two years later, was left battered and wounded at the doorstep of a shelter. Maliha was 20 years old when she married an immigrant living in the United States, who was completing his Master’s at a r...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Tags: Asia-Pacific Crime & Justice Gender Gender Violence Global Headlines Health Human Rights Migration & Refugees TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news
Walk around the city-like campus of Texas Medical Center (TMC), and you might find it hard to picture the bootstrapped, garage-like digs that one associates with startup companies. But on the eastern edge of the sprawling complex in a former Nabisco ...
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Juggling the stress of sheltering-in-place, working from home, and homeschooling children presents challenges for most families. With families who have previously experienced behavioral difficulties, or for parents of children with a psychological disorder, the physical and emotional toll of meeting the family’s needs can be especially taxing. Add to the mix parent’s concerns about the safety and well-being of family members, social restrictions, and many questions of what “normal” life will look like. As with many parenting and behavior management strategies, the effectiveness lies in the anticipa...
Source: World of Psychology - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Tags: Agitation Children and Teens Parenting Behavioral Difficulties Coping Skills coronavirus COVID-19 home schooling Resilience social distancing Source Type: blogs
This study was performed at the Pediatric Burn Unit of Ankara Child Health and Diseases Hematology Oncology Training and Research Hospital during the period between January 2014 and June 2017. The patients were evaluated for age, sex, burn etiology, burned body surface area (BSA), the presence of inhalation injury, sepsis, positive cultures, the micro-organisms cultured samples, and septic focus. Result(s): A total of 181 patients were included in the study. The most common cause of burns was scalds in 120 patients (66.3%). Forty-one patients (22.7%) developed health-care-associated infection and sepsis. Gram-negative micr...
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