Flash point prediction of binary totally and partially miscible water-alcohol mixtures by cubic-plus-association (CPA) equation of state
Publication date: Available online 9 July 2020Source: Thermochimica ActaAuthor(s): Kazem Lakzian, Seyedmahmoud Hosseiniallahchal, Hossein Jalaei Salmani, Abolfazl Sanjarifard
The agency's list of hand sanitizers now includes those that contain insufficient levels of alcohol.
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Objectives: Portal vein thrombosis is commonly associated with cirrhosis. The effect of alcoholic cirrhosis on portal vein thrombosis prevalence and mortality has not been well studied. Methods: We conducted a retrospective cohort study utilizing the 2000–2014 National Inpatient Sample Database. We included patients older than 18 years with decompensated cirrhosis without a history of liver transplantation or hepatocellular carcinoma. We further identified patients with alcoholic cirrhosis vs. non-alcoholic cirrhosis. Primary outcomes included the risk and mortality of portal vein thrombosis in alcoholic cirrhos...
Objective Concomitant occurrence of alcoholic chronic pancreatitis (ACP) and alcoholic liver cirrhosis (ALC) is rare with few reported cases. The present study aimed to identify the potential risk factors of chronic pancreatitis (CP) and liver cirrhosis (LC) in ALC patients and ACP patients, respectively. Methods A retrospective analysis was performed on 536 patients with CP and 647 ALC patients without CP (Group A). Among the 536 CP patients, 213 ACP cases were divided into two groups: ACP with LC (Group B, n = 52) and ACP without LC (Group C, n = 161). A comparison between Group A and B was carried out to identify t...
This study is to determine the association between tea drinking and esophageal squamous cell carcinoma focusing on drinking temperature and tea types. A population-based case-control study was conducted in a high esophageal squamous cell carcinoma risk area in China. A total of 942 incident esophageal squamous cell carcinoma cases with historical confirmation and 942 age- and sex- individually matched community controls were recruited from the study area. Trained interviewers using a structured questionnaire collected detailed information on tea drinking, diet, smoking and alcohol drinking habits. Habitual tea drinking tem...
Publication date: December 2020Source: Tribology International, Volume 152Author(s): Chong Luo, Yi Xu, Nengyuan Zeng, Tengda Ma, Chenwei Wang, Yuling Liu
Publication date: Available online 2 August 2020Source: Journal of Membrane ScienceAuthor(s): Guang Yang, Zongli Xie, Aaron W. Thornton, Cara M. Doherty, Mingmei Ding, Hang Xu, Marlene Cran, Derrick Ng, Stephen Gray
155th Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism NIAAA Director's Report, Program Update, Council concept clearance, Scientific presentation, council discussion.Air date: 9/10/2020 1:00:00 PM
This study included 250 subjects with NAFLD and 500 non-NAFLD controls. Clinical, anthropological and biochemical data were collected. Subjects with body mass index (BMI)>= 25 kg/m2 were taken as obese and subjects with BMI
Publication date: Available online 3 August 2020Source: Food ControlAuthor(s): Siarhei Charapitsa, Svetlana Sytova, Anton Kavalenka, Lidia Sobolenko, Nikolai Kostyuk, Vladimir Egorov, Sergey Leschev, Sergey Vetokhin, Natalia Zayats